Case Conclusion Date:July 8, 2009
Practice Area:Personal Injury
Outcome:Settlement of wrongful death automobile accident
Description:This wrongful death case arose out of an accident involving two trucks resulting in the death of Julio Manuel Valdovinos. The Defendant alleged the accident occurred as after he had an epiletic seizure. The defense used the seizure to claim that the accident was unavoidable and claimed an affirmative defense based on the sudden medical emergency doctrine.