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PERSONAL INJURY - WORKMAN'S COMPENSATION - AUTOMOBILE COLLISION

Confidential settlement for a worker who was rear-endedwhile driving his work vehicle.  The driver suffered serious injuries requiring bi-lateral shoulder surgeries.

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PERSONAL INJURY - AUTOMOBILE COLLISION - CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT TO ELDERLY WOMAN

Confidential settlement for an elderly driver who suffered catastrophic injuries requiring more than three (3) months of hospitalization after she made a left hand turn in front of a speeding vehicle

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NURSING HOME ABUSE - NURSING HOME ABUSE AND NEGLECT

Multimillion dollar settlement from the owners and operators of so-called “skilled nursing facilities” to compensate the victims of their abuse and neglect.

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PERSONAL INJURY - AUTOMOBILE COLLISION - CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT FOR EXCESS POLICY LIMITS

Confidential personal injury and wrongful death settlement against insurance companies that failed their clients.  Secured up to twenty (20) times the policy limits of available coverage to aid the families of the deceased victims and/or the injured survivors.

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PERSONAL INJURY - WRONGFUL DEATH - PREMISE LIABILITY

Multimillion dollar settlement in the wrongful death/premises liability claim against a popular, upscale mall that provided totally inadequate security and surveillance monitoring for its patrons, store owners, employees and personnel.

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PERSONAL INJURY - WRONGFUL DEATH - $2,000,000 AWARDED 

$2,000,000 recovery for the elderly surviving parent of an adult who was killed when 38 tons of tractor-trailer demolished his vehicle because the driver fell asleep at the wheel.

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PERSONAL INJURY - BRAIN INJURY - Confidential Settlement to Minor FOR BRAIN INJURY

Confidential settlement to be paid collectively by the negligent party and the uninsured motorist carrier to a minor child who suffered a brain injury as a result of a motor vehicle accident.

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PERSONAL INJURY - AUTOMOBILE COLLISION - Confidential Settlement to Estate of ELDERLY Man

Confidential settlement for an elderly driver who was killed in an automobile accident after he allegedly made a left hand turn in front of an oncoming vehicle.

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WRONGFUL DEATH - Confidential Settlement Reached in Wrongful Death OF TOW TRUCK DRIVER

Confidential settlement was reached on behalf of a widow and her 2 minor daughters for a tow truck driver who was killed by a tractor trailer while working on the shoulder of the road.  

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Verdict

$10.1 Billion Tobacco Verdict Paves Way for Philadelphia Counsel

Illinois Judge ordered Philip Morris USA to pay $10.1 billion in the first "light cigarette" consumer fraud class—action lawsuit to come to trial alleging a tobacco company committed consumer fraud in its advertising of light cigarettes. The verdict will pave the way for The Russo Battista Law Group in a similar lawsuit filed in Florida.

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WHISTLEBLOWER - $1.4 billion fines related to Eli Lilly illegal and fraudulent marketing of Zyprexal

The U.S. Attorney’s office publicly revealed the nation’s largest federal whistleblower case to date, which was unsealed in Philadelphia on Thursday, January 15, 2009.  As part of a settlement with the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Eli Lilly & Company will pay out $1.4 billion in civil and criminal fines related to its illegal and fraudulent marketing of the highly profitable prescription drug Zyprexa.

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PERSONAL INJURY - AUTOMOBILE COLLISION - Jury Awards $650,000 for Reconstructed Knee

Jury trial in Hillsborough County, Florida. A jury awarded a former Union Worker $650,000 for suffering a knee injury in an automobile accident which required reconstructive knee surgery.

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PRODUCT LIABILITY - Jury Awards $1,750,000 for Crushed Hand

Jury trial in Broward County, Florida. A jury awarded a young factory worker was awarded $1,750,000 for suffering a crushing injury to his right hand while working on a World War II heavy machine. The machine, which required manual engagement, had all the safety mechanisms removed by the factory owners an attempt to speed up their production, causing the machine to become incredibly dangerous to operate. The jury found no negligence on the part of the Plaintiff worker.

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PERSONAL INJURY - AUTOMOBILE COLLISION -Confidential Settlement for Golfer Struck by Car

Confidential settlement in case involving an elderly man who was struck by a motor vehicle. The man was lawfully crossing the street while golfing.

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WHISTLEBLOWER - $520 Million Settlement Against AstraZeneca

April 27, 2010. U.S. Attorney General, Eric Holder, announced that the $520 million dollar settlement of a lawsuit filed against AstraZeneca. The settlement announced today in Philadelphia indicates marketing practices for Seroquel included promotion of the drug by physicians participating in clinical studies and drug sales representatives encouraging doctors to prescribe for the unapproved uses.

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PERSONAL INJURY - AUTOMOBILE COLLISION -Jury Awards Quarter of a Million Dollars for Arthroscopic Knee Surgery

Jury trial in Broward County.  A jury awarded a painter $249,500.00 for suffering a knee injury in an automobile accident which required arthroscopic knee surgery and a future knee replacement. 

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WRONGFUL DEATH - Confidential Settlement for Motorcyclist Killed by Motor Vehicle

After failing to timely tender the underlying policy limits, a confidential settlement well in excess of the policy limits was awarded to the widow of a motorcyclist killed in a motor vehicle accident.

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