Mississippi Resident v. Laundry Company: Structured settlement for brain damaged quadriplegic plaintiff who struck laundry bag in interstate highway in Jackson, Mississippi, causing plaintiff to lose control of his truck, striking big truck in the rear which was stopped on shoulder of road.
Mississippi Resident v. Car Manufacturer: Settlement for van rollover and failure to have safety latch, in Jackson, Mississippi, causing Plaintiffs to be thrown from van; Plaintiff received a brain injury and other damages.
Mississippi Student v. Drunk Driver: Verdict for wrongful death of Alcorn State freshman in Claiborne County, Mississippi, as a result of the negligence of a driver who drank alcohol and who turned in front of the plaintiff's vehicle - partially settled and part on appeal.
Mississippi Mother v. Local Hospital: Structured settlement for medical malpractice death of mother of two who was improperly intubated during resuscitation attempts in Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Two Mississippi Minors v. Kroger & Super D Drug Store: Structured settlement for two high school students who were pushing their vehicle (which ran out of gas) when they were crushed inbetween the two vehicles by a minor who had been drinking alcohol. Liquor liability against Kroger and Super D for selling beer to the minor driver in Jackson, Mississippi.
Two Mississippi Workers v. Two 18-Wheeler Companies: Settlement for two 18-wheelers who sideswiped each other causing one to go up the wrong way of traffic on I-20 near Brandon, Mississippi, resulting in the deaths of the driver and passenger. One defendant left the scene of the accident and was caught in Meridian, Mississippi, by M.D.O.T.
Mississippi Minor v. Drunk Driver: Judgment for paralyzed plaintiff who was injured by a drunk minor in a one car accident. Liquor liability for selling beer to a minor - pending collection in Clinton, Mississippi.
Mississippi Oilfield Workers v. Owner of Oilfield: Settlement for three oilfield workers killed in tank battery explosion near Jackson, Mississippi, when welder’s sparks ignited hidden vapors.
Mississippi Infant v. Local Doctor: Jury verdict for medical negligence case involving a minor in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi School Crossing Guard v. Mississippi Driver: Jury verdict for school crossing guard struck by motorist - settled for smaller amount thereafter in Jackson, Mississippi.
Louisiana Truckdriver v. Mississippi Tractor-Trailer Company: Structured settlement for tractor-trailer rear-ender with disc operation to back - Lafayette, Louisiana.
Mississippi Offshore Worker v. Oil Company: Jury verdict in State Court in New Orleans, Louisiana, against Health Transformation Systems for requiring worker to undergo strenuous physical examination test even though defendant knew that the plaintiff had pre-existing back problems causing plaintiff to permanently injure his back.
Mississippi Truckdriver v. Georgia 18-Wheeler Company: Jury verdict in Federal Court, Shreveport, Louisiana, for 48 year old truckdriver who sustained mild traumatic brain injury when his 18-wheeler truck struck another 18-wheeler truck which was in the interstate highway.
Subdivision Developer v. Western Insurance Company: Jury verdict - bad faith jury verdict in Federal Court in Jackson, Mississippi, against insurance company who failed to pay according to its policy of insurance - settled for smaller amount thereafter.
Mississippi Worker v. Campbell 66: Summary trial verdict of $1,200,000.00 reduced to $923,000.00 for contributory negligence of plaintiff. Campbell Sixty Six truck pulling double trailers turned left in front of decedent's vehicle which was going approximately 80 mph and whose vehicle went almost completely under trailer - settled for smaller amount thereafter in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
Mississippi Minor v. Transformer Manufacturer and Electric Company: Structured settlement (based on life expectancy) for little girl who stuck a coat hanger inside a pad-mounted electrical transformer and received burns to her legs against manufacturer of transformer and electric company in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Truckdriver v. 18-Wheeler Company: Settlement for 18-wheeler truckdriver who was run off the road by another semi-tractor-trailer truckdriver, receiving a ruptured disc in his back near Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Residents v. 18-Wheeler Company: Settlement for wrongful death of mother and daughter whose vehicle went underneath the side of tractor-trailer rig - no lights on rig - rig trailer was stopped across the highway in Brandon, Mississippi.
Mississippi Minor v. Hank Williams Jr. Concert: Settlement for wrongful death of 18 year old passenger in one truck roll-over accident against minor driver and alcohol sellers at concert for selling beer to minors in Memphis, Tennessee.
Mississippi Resident v. Cattle Trailer Owner: Settlement for wrongful death of driver of pick-up truck who tested .20% BAC and struck a big truck trailer blocking his lane of travel near Tupelo, Mississippi.
Mississippi Mother v. Car Manufacturer: Settlement for wrongful death of wife and mother traveling at 70 mph who lost control of Ford Explorer as a result of negligent vehicle design in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Resident v. Blue Cross-Blue Shield of Mississippi: Structured settlement for bad faith where insurance company refused to pay rehabilitation bill; after this case, defendant changed all of its 500,000 policies in Mississippi covering rehab claims in the future in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Resident v. Insurance Company: Verdict for broadside plaintiff who encountered a mild head injury near Gulfport, Mississippi.
Mississippi Resident v. 18-Wheeler Company: Settlement for 85 year old lady who could not walk as good as she used to be able to walk before the 18-wheeler rear-ender in Meridian, Mississippi.
Mississippi Family v. Law Firm for Legal Negligence: Settlement for missing the time limit for filing a lawsuit against an emergency room doctor.
Mississippi Mother v. 18-Wheeler Company: Settlement for stay-at-home mother who was rear-ended by a truck and tractor-trailer in Gulfport, Mississippi.
Mississippi Worker v. Machine Manufacturer: Settlement for plant worker who received extensive burns to his face, arms and hands when a polymer filter machine malfunctioned - product liability near Southaven, Mississippi.
Mississippi Worker v. 18-Wheeler Company: Settlement for 35 year old female cook working part-time who sustained a fractured right leg after being rear-ended by a semi-tractor-trailer near Columbus, Mississippi.
Mississippi Truckdriver v. 18-Wheeler Company: Jury verdict for Plaintiff truckdriver who was in a slight rear-end collision in Simpson County.
Mississippi Resident v. Hotel Chain: Settlement against motel for rape case for inadequate security on premises in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Resident v. 18-Wheeler Trucking Company: Jury verdict for large truck accident rear-end collision near Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Resident v. 18-Wheeler Trucking Company: Jury verdict for Plaintiff hit by 18-wheeler in Federal Court in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Resident v. Life Insurance Company: Settlement for wife whose husband misstated facts on life insurance application in Meridian, Mississippi.
Two Mississippi Airmen v. Local Bar: Settlement for selling alcohol to minors, who were drunk and ran a red light and underneath an 18-wheeler five minutes after leaving the bar, killing themselves in the accident in Columbus, Mississippi.
Mississippi Cable Worker v. Telephone Pole Company: Settlement for plaintiff who sustained a disc injury to his back (which was not operated upon) as a result of a telephone pole which was rotten underneath the ground which fell while Plaintiff was on it working for a cable company near Pascagoula, Mississippi.
Mississippi Resident v. Insurance Company: Uninsured motorist wrongful death settlement for husband’s estate when wife caused accident near Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Jones Act Worker v. Owner of Ship: Settlement including workers' comp lien - Jones Act sandblaster who fell from swinging scaffold - Mobile, Alabama.
Mississippi Resident v. 18-Wheeler Company: Structured settlement for 18-wheeler rear-ender with no permanent injury near Biloxi, Mississippi.
Offshore Worker v. His Employer: Settlement including workers' comp lien for Jones Act welder whose cables became entangled in the stairway causing him to fall in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Railroad Worker v. Railroad Company: Settlement for railroad employee who was a passenger in a vehicle accident and sustained neck and wrist injuries in Meridian, Mississippi.
Mississippi Seaman v. Barge Company: Settlement for Jones Act seaman who slipped on ice on a barge on Mississippi River near Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Husband & Wife v. 18-Wheeler Company: Settlement for 26 year old unemployed male with disc operation whose wife sustained soft tissue injuries in an 18-wheeler rear-ender - New Orleans, Louisiana.
Mississippi Factory Worker v. Machine Manufacturer: Settlement for plaintiff whose arm got caught in a conveyor belt at work against manufacturer of machine - also workers compensation lien waived near Starkville, Mississippi.
Mississippi Resident v. Winn-Dixie: Settlement for liquor liability action against large grocery store chain for selling beer to an intoxicated adult who caused the accident in Natchez, Mississippi.
Louisiana Jones Act Seaman v. M/V The President: Structured settlement for employee cook of independent land-based caterer aboard the M/V The President; cook stuck oyster knife through his hand because the Jones Act employer failed to provide metal mesh gloves which would have prevented the accident - New Orleans, Louisiana.
Mississippi Worker v. Valve Manufacturer: Settlement for plaintiff who sustained burn injuries as a result of a defective safety valve which did not work when installed backwards - against manufacturer of safety valve - product liability near Laurel, Mississippi.
Mississippi Factory Worker v. Machine Manufacturer: Settlement for factory worker whose arm was caught in a defective conveyor belt without a guard cover near Greenwood, Mississippi.
Mississippi Residents v. Logging Truck Company: Settlement when logs fell off of log truck and landed on plaintiff’s vehicle in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Minor v. Jim Walter Homes: Settlement for three year old girl whose coat caught fire as a result of a fire started by the independent contractor of Jim Walter Homes. This case was 13 years old when it came into the office near Olive Branch, Mississippi.
Mississippi Resident v. Insurance Company: Settlement for plaintiff who was a passenger involved in a vehicle accident and had a shoulder socket replacement near Clarksdale, Mississippi.
Mississippi Resident v. Insurance Company: Uninsured motorist settlement against plaintiff's insurance company for plaintiff who sustained an ankle and foot injury - the defendant driver had minimum insurance coverage near Ridgeland, Mississippi.
Mississippi Hunter v. Gun Manufacturer: Settlement for plaintiff who dropped muzzle-loader gun while in deer stand which hit the ground and accidentally discharged, shooting plaintiff in the arm - against gun manufacturer near Greenwood, Mississippi.
Mississippi Truckdriver v. 18-Wheeler Company: Jury verdict for husband who rear-ended another 18-wheeler (reverse rear-ender) and sustained severe leg injury; wife settled her loss of consortium case for $60,000.00 thereafter in Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Mississippi ATV Rider v. ATV Manufacturer: Settlement for three-wheeler turn-over accident injuring plaintiff's back against manufacturer of three-wheeler near Southaven, Mississippi.
Mississippi Resident v. Law Firm and Others: Settlement against bank, law firm and individual for legal malpractice and conversion near Laurel, Mississippi.
Mississippi Insured v. Credit Life Insurance Company: Actual and punitive damages verdict against credit life insurance company for bad faith even though the insurance company claimed the decedent lied on his application for insurance in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Investors v. 50 Mississippi Banks: Total judgments and settlements where investors were defrauded out of their investment money in bogus radio limited partnerships. Plaintiffs sued about 50 banks who allowed the individual defendant to deposit the investors' checks with improper endorsements on the back of the checks in addition to suing the CPA and others in Port Gibson, Mississippi.
Seaman v. Drilling Platform Owner: Settlement for roughneck who jumped from barge to drilling platform and barge bruised plaintiff's leg with a crushing injury - New Orleans, Louisiana.
Mississippi Resident v. Insurance Company: Settlement for plaintiff who sustained a vehicle accident and ankle injury in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Insured v. Credit Life Insurance Company: Settlement for bad faith against insurance company where the credit life insurance company claimed the deceased lied on its application near Greenville, Mississippi.
Mississippi Driver v. Car Manufacturer: Settlement for mechanic who was blinded in one eye by a defective alternator, which caused a piece of metal to fly into the mechanic's eye in Meridian, Mississippi.
Mississippi Parents v. Insurance Company: Uninsured motorist settlement for wrongful death of infant who was not born yet in Jackson, Mississippi.
MSU Student v. Package Liquor Store: Settlement for passenger who was killed in a one-vehicle accident who was told by the drunk driver that the driver was too drunk to drive and the passenger rode in the vehicle anyway - liquor liability for selling alcohol to a minor in Starkville, Mississippi.
Mississippi Minor v. Toy Manufacturer: Structured settlement - slight burn to 5 year old boy who rode his hot-wheel into a hot muffler on a parked car; against manufacturer of hot-wheel for failure to have a tall orange flag attached to hot wheel in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Minor v. Oil Company: Jury verdict for granddaughter against grandfather (custodial guardian) for negligently allowing industrial glue to be stored on the premises when sister of plaintiff stole the glue without anyone's knowledge which caused a fire and burned the plaintiff near Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Mississippi Apartment Resident v. Apartment Complex: Settlement for plaintiff who fell from second story of apartment complex as a result of a defective rail which gave way when plaintiff leaned against it - no operation on herniated disc in back in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Resident v. Insurance Company: Settlement for defendant's illegal left turn in front of plaintiffs' vehicle - plaintiff sustained a fractured leg in Gulfport, Mississippi.
Mississippi Driver v. Farmer: Settlement for one vehicle accident for plaintiff's decedent who was drinking at a bar and on the way home, ran over some mud in the highway causing him to lose control of his vehicle - settlement was paid by the farmer, whose employee put on the mud on the highway from its tractor in Greenwood, Mississippi.
Louisiana Resident v. Insurance Company: Settlement for plaintiff who sustained a broken arm and elbow requiring two surgeries due to defendant's vehicle crossing two lanes of traffic in front of plaintiff's vehicle in Lafayette, Louisiana.
Louisiana Resident v. Insurance Company: Settlement for passenger in broadside accident who sustained arm, pelvis, and leg fracture requiring internal fixation surgeries in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Mississippi Resident v. Insurance Company: Jury verdict for passenger who lost spleen in accident near Biloxi, Mississippi.
Mississippi Minor v. Shooter who was drunk: Settlement for teenager who was shot in the chest by his drunken best friend who was a minor - collected from shooter's homeowner's insurance policy in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi Driver v. 18-Wheeler Company: Settlement for plaintiff who allegedly was driving while intoxicated (arrested for DUI) and was speeding (80 mph); accident reconstruction expert for Highway Patrol said plaintiff caused the accident - against 18-wheeler company near Columbus, Mississippi.
Mississippi Driver v. 18-Wheeler Company: Settlement for plaintiff who was run off the road by a large truck attempting to make a right-hand turn - no physical contact - against 18-wheeler company near Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
Mississippi Minor v. Thermostat Manufacturer: Settlement for burns to baby in motel bathtub as a result of a defective thermostat.
Mississippi Factory Worker v. Punch Press Manufacturer: Settlement for client who lost two fingers in punch press; press was built in 1942 and employer was negligent in modification of press - against manufacturer of punch press.
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