Case Conclusion Date: 08.03.2011
Practice Area: Litigation
Outcome: Successful Defense Verdict
Description: Trial judgment in favor of client-defendant, Town of Summit. Plaintiffs presented claims for personal injuries and property damages. Plaintiffs alleged that Town of Summit, failed to design, maintain and operate the Town's sewerage system which allegedly led to a significant sewage back-up into plaintiffs' home. A successful defense verdict was obtained with no liability being found on part of Town of Summit and no damages awarded to plaintiffs. As part of their lawsuit, plaintiffs had claimed damages in excess of $200,000.