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Troy Young Nelson

Troy Nelson’s Legal Cases

32 total

  • Construction Managment v. Assurance Company of America

    Practice Area:
    Insurance
    Date:
    Apr 30, 2001
    Outcome:
    Defense verdict at trial court level, affirmed by Idaho Supreme Court
    Description:
    Client Assurance rejected coverage under advertising injury section of CGL policy relating to a lawsuit filed against insured for stealing copyrighted building plans. Construction Management Systems v. Assurance Company of America, 135 Idaho 680, 23 P.3d 142
  • McAdams v. Montgomery

    Practice Area:
    Car Accidents
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2002
    Outcome:
    Defense verdict
    Description:
    Client rear ended plaintiff on snowy roadway.
  • Johnson v. Rubin

    Practice Area:
    Agriculture
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2007
    Outcome:
    Defense verdict
    Description:
    Barley field fire caused by mechanical defect on client's combine.
  • Gonzales v. MetLife

    Practice Area:
    Insurance
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2003
    Outcome:
    Defense verdict, affirmed by Washington State Court of Appeals
    Description:
    Gonzales sued a tortfeasor in car accident case and joined her UIM carrier, MetLife. Petersen - Gonzales v. Garcia, 120 Wn.App.524, 86 P.3d 210 (Div. III, 2004) (review denied, 152 Wn. 2nd 1027, 101 P.3d 421 (2004))
  • Torres v. Wal-Mart

    Practice Area:
    Slip and Fall Accident
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2012
    Outcome:
    Defense verdict
    Description:
    Slip and fall on water.
  • Gomez v. Sahn

    Practice Area:
    Car Accidents
    Date:
    Jan 01, 1999
    Outcome:
    Dismissal of client, affirmed by Washington State Court of Appeals
    Description:
    Car accident, case dismissed due to failure to properly serve client.
  • Lyden-Bruce v. Howell

    Practice Area:
    Car Accidents
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2004
    Outcome:
    Favorable verdict (jury verdict less than pre-trial offer)
    Description:
    Elderly client turned left in front of plaintiff. $400,000.00 demand to jury, jury returned verdict for $15,000.00. Pre-suit offer was $50,000.00.
  • Petrichelli v. Spencer

    Practice Area:
    Trucking Accident
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2004
    Outcome:
    Defense verdict, affirmed by Washington State Court of Appeals
    Description:
    Semi-truck driver stopped suddenly to avoid accident with my client who was turning left, and was rear ended by another truck.
  • Broadbent/Brown v. Puget Sound and Pacific Railroad

    Practice Area:
    Transportation
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2006
    Outcome:
    Favorable verdict (jury verdict less than pre-trial offer)
    Description:
    Run away train struck semi-truck drvier at a railroad crossing.
  • Rodriquez v. Burlington Norther Santa Fe Railroad

    Practice Area:
    Wrongful Death
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2007
    Outcome:
    Defense verdict
    Description:
    Mr. Rodriques was struck and killed by a BNSF train. His estate sued claiming negligence of the crew and we defended argueing there was no negligence. In fact, we successfully argued Mr. Rodriquez was a trespasser and was standing on the tracks talking on his cell phone at the time he was struck by the train.