Massachusetts Dispute Resolution Services

Recent Case Settlements

Product liability and negligence case against a building owner and a manufacturer of roof installed cooling tower on which injured worker stepped through and into operating fan causing serious leg injuries.

Product liability claim wherein minor plaintiff alleged retinal damage caused by beam from laser pointer pen manufactured in China and sold through an online retailer.

Subrogation claim brought by the insurer of a rock star whose home suffered property damage when a fire started in a wall where a gas fired fireplace had been installed by defendants, who contested responsibility as to cause and origin of fire.

Construction site accident where plaintiff, an employee of an HVAV contractor, fell from ladder reportedly due to negligence of five contractors working in or about the area of the accident, all of whom contested liability and damages. Plaintiff alleged rib fracture, small pneumothorax and possible non displaced fracture of T9 transverse process.

Dental malpractice claim wherein 71 year old patient with a past history of face and neck radiation treatment for tonsil cancer alleged negligence in subsequent dental care including tooth extraction leading to development of infection and osteoradionecrosis (ORN).

Premises liability case wherein 20 year old single student with no dependents fell from roof of apartment building to his death allegedly due to negligence maintenance of roof, access way thereto, and lack of proper guardrails at roof edge.

Medical malpractice action for failure to timely evaluate embolic stroke and administer tissue plasminogen activator (tPA), requiring two unsuccessful hemicraniectomy procedures which were unable to adequately relieve cerebral edema, resulting in death.

Medical malpractice claim alleging failure to recognize and appreciate a nonreassuring fetal heart rate pattern suggestive of hypoxia, and failure to expedite delivery of baby via caesarean section, thereby causing permanent neurologic injury to the minor child.

Automobile bodily injury claim where learning-disabled claimant was struck crossing a secluded roadway at night in dark clothing.

Medical malpractice claim where minor claimant suffers from cerebral palsy with spastic quadriplegia secondary to hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) allegedly caused during birthing process.

Automobile bodily injury claim in which the claimant allegedly suffered traumatic brain injury.