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Wilkerson v. Wintergreen Ski Resort

Practice Area: Personal injury

Outcome: Verdict of $150,000

Description: Plaintiff was injured while waiting for a ski lift. Her knee was severely injured and required surgery. Wintergreen refused to pay her medical bills and offered nothing to settle the case before trial. An expert in the ski industry evaluated the resort's lift operation practice and found several problems which contributed to the accident. The jury awarded over six times the actual damages in the case.

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