Blog Posts in March, 2013

USPS Unable to Dismiss Negligence Suit Against It for Motor Vehicle Accident

In Quinones v. United States Postal Service, et al. (January 17, 2013), the U.S. District Court found that: Where 1. a plaintiff was passing a stopped U.S. Postal Service truck on the left and 2. the ...
Continue reading "USPS Unable to Dismiss Negligence Suit Against It for Motor Vehicle Accident" »

New Developments in Auto Insurance Law

Recent decisions have evolved the handling of auto insurance liability cases in Massachusetts. These decisions include: Expansion of PIP insurer liability to pay the legal fees of PIP claimants In ...
Continue reading "New Developments in Auto Insurance Law" »

Tragic Accident on 93

On February 7th of this year, a young woman was in a fatal car crash on I-93 in Methuen. 23 year old Nicole Deluca was thrown from the vehicle and died at the scene. A 7 year old boy, also a passenger ...
Continue reading "Tragic Accident on 93" »

Diabetic Patron Proves Diabetes Not Cause of Fall

A woman attending a day spa in Cape Cod slipped and fell on their stairs, resulting in a compound fracture to her left femur. The day spa argued that the patron, a diabetic, was hypoglycemic at the ...
Continue reading "Diabetic Patron Proves Diabetes Not Cause of Fall" »

Worker's Comp Claim Includes PTSD

Last year, an unnamed 42-year old worker, who was employed at an industrial site, was injured during an accident at the worksite. As a result of the accident, not only was the worker subject to neck ...
Continue reading "Worker's Comp Claim Includes PTSD" »

Appellate Court Limits 93A Claims Against Insurers

An important Massachusetts Appeals Court decision came out recently, relative to insurance settlement practices in car accident cases. According to Massachusetts General Laws, c. 93A and c. 176D., ...
Continue reading "Appellate Court Limits 93A Claims Against Insurers" »

$125,000 Verdict in Motor Vehicle Accident

A Plaintiff in a motor vehicle accident claim received a $125,000.00 jury verdict on November 13th. The Defedant struck the Plaintiff while he was driving to work, a coworker in the passenger seat. As ...
Continue reading "$125,000 Verdict in Motor Vehicle Accident" »
Internet Marketing Experts The information on this website is for general information purposes only. Nothing on this site should be taken as legal advice for any individual case or situation. This information is not intended to create, and receipt or viewing does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship.