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Shoulder Dislocation and Rotator Cuff Surgery – New York Judge Denies Plaintiff’s Motion Challenging Inadequacy of $10,000 Pain and Suffering Verdict

Posted in Shoulder Injuries

There was no question as to liability – 54 year old Bill Bouzas slipped and fell on a wet floor at a New York City restaurant on February 1, 2007 and the jury found it was all the fault of the defendant. After a one week trial ending May 7, 2009, though, the same Manhattan… Continue Reading

Surprisingly Low Bronx County Jury Verdict in New York Shoulder Injury Case Modified Only Slightly by Appeals Court

Posted in Shoulder Injuries, Surprising Damage Verdicts

Bronx and Kings Counties are among the few venues that New York personal injury attorneys (those representing plaintiffs, that is) will tell you are favorable counties for much larger than average-sized pain and suffering verdicts. Westchester, Rockland, Nassau and many upstate counties are among the worst (i.e., the juries are stingy in their verdict amounts)…. Continue Reading

$2,162,000 Verdict for Shoulder Rotator Cuff Injury

Posted in Shoulder Injuries

Jurors in a recent shoulder trauma case tried to a verdict awarded $2,162,000 for pain and suffering involving a torn rotator cuff.                                                                                             Torn Rotator Cuff: In another late 2008 jury verdict, $1,100,000 was awarded for pain and suffering for a similar injury. These pain and suffering verdicts appear to be well above the norm… Continue Reading