Focus: Jury Instructions Wrongful Death Claim
Hasib Karahodzic, a commercial truck driver for E.
The evidence presented at trial showed that, although both sides engaged in tough litigation tactics, the element of causation on Calandros wrongful death claim
was never reasonably clear, the judge wrote.
Thomas' brother, meanwhile, will be paid a $57,232 fee for serving as his sibling's estate administrator and for pursuing the wrongful death claim
Ferrara, when applying the statutory damage cap to medical malpractice resulting in death, the Supreme Court of Missouri determined the cap was constitutional because "Missouri does not recognize a common law wrongful death claim
Gurley's family had filed a wrongful death claim
over his killing in a Brooklyn public housing project by the officer on patrol.
Separately, Health Minister Wael Abu Faour referred a complaint against a private hospital to the Beirut Order of Physicians following a wrongful death claim
1) Part III will summarize the popular history of the wrongful death cause of action, showing that the dichotomous lines of cases both upholding and denying the common law existence of a wrongful death claim
indicate that such suits are indeed "hard cases" in the Dworkinian sense of the phrase.
165) The defendant countered that the wrongful death claim
should have been thrown out, as the failure to diagnose the cancer was not the proximate cause of the patient's death.
Stated differently, plaintiff's argument is that the exclusion applies only to injuries directly suffered by an insured, and that it does not preclude coverage for a wrongful death claim
, which he asserts constitutes an independent injury directly sustained by a decedent's distributees.
Consider the wrongful death claim
that arose one summer night about 10 years ago.
Gruszecki, and granted Plantation's motion for summary judgment as to the wrongful death claim