Case Conclusion Date:September 24, 2012
Practice Area:Wrongful Death
Outcome:Jury verdict for plaintiff - confidential settlement on damages
Description:Association claimed its driver was an independent contractor and refused to take responsibility for a horrific traffic collision that resulted in death of a motorist. Association rejected plaintiff's policy limits offer. Case went to trial on the issue of agency resulting in unanimous jury verdict in plaintiff's favor. Case subsequently settled for many times the association's policy limit.