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James J. McEldrew III

James McEldrew’s Legal Cases

9 total

  • Lindstrom v Smith,MD

    Practice Area:
    Birth Injury
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2006
    Outcome:
    13. 5 million dollar verdict
    Description:
    Twins were both born with birth injuries.One twin was substantially more impaired than the other . The evidence presented showed that the defendant knew that the babies were infected by chorioamnionitis but delayed in delivery.
  • Pizzo Vs Bryn Mawr Rehab

    Practice Area:
    Medical Malpractice
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2009
    Outcome:
    Before Trial the case partially settled for 650,000 with orthopedic ;250,000 with Internist and went to trial against physiatrist with an award of 750.000
    Description:
    Misdiagnosis of compartment syndrome in lower leg
  • Ellison v Path

    Practice Area:
    Transportation
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2012
    Outcome:
    525,000 Verdit Essex County
    Description:
    Fela Plaintiff slipped and fell on hydraulic fluids in C yard Injured his back . Plaintiff died of unrelated injury prior to trial. He approximately was out of work for 7 months.
  • In Re Central Avenue Detroit, Michigan

    Practice Area:
    Employment & Labor
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2003
    Outcome:
    TWU won the arbitration and over 60 employees Kept their jobs
    Description:
    This matter was arbitrated pursuant to the Railway Labor Act. Conrail attempted to use non union laborers to fix trains in an abutting rail yard that prior to the Regional Rail Reorganization Act act was all one Yard. I Filed an injunction on behalf of the TWU and after winning the injunction We arbitrated the matter pursuant to the railway Labor Act
  • TWU vs IAM

    Practice Area:
    Employment & Labor
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2001
    Outcome:
    After injunction in DCT SNY the second circuit reversed the NMB
    Description:
    A jurisdictional dispute arose between the 2 union parties concerning the scope of work. An arbitration was held by The National Mediation Board where The IAM was represented as it was a national union while the the TWU was not . NMB decided for IAM
  • McGovern V Path

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Feb 07, 2011
    Outcome:
    225,000 Jury Verdict
    Description:
    FELA Case involving yard worker who fell stepping out of a rail vehicle in C Yard in Jersey City due to poor lighting,poor footing and a ladder not made with proper handholds
  • McGovern V Path

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Feb 07, 2011
    Outcome:
    225,000 Jury Verdict
    Description:
    FELA Case involving yard worker who fell stepping out of a rail vehicle in C Yard in Jersey City due to poor lighting,poor footing and a ladder not made with proper handholds
  • Egan V USI ET AL

    Practice Area:
    Consumer Protection
    Outcome:
    4 different settlements amounting to 4 million and jruy verdict for bad faith of 250,00 which is onappeal for punative damages
    Description:
    Plaintiff was a police officer who was struck by drunk driver and among several injuries sustained a traumatic amputation of his leg. Plaintiffs employer conspired with their broker to deprive plaintiff of his UIM benefits by backdating insurance forms
  • Best vs SEPTA

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Outcome:
    1.2 million dollars awrd
    Description:
    FELA case in which plaintiff was exposed to polychlorinated biphenyls and developped kidney disease while employed