Suits & Deals

Suits & Deals: Longshoreman Gets $2 Million in Federal Suit Over On-the-Job Injury

By Michael Booth |

Longshoreman receives $2 million as compensation for injuries he received when he tripped and fell over lashing bars on a ship being unloaded at Maher Terminals in Elizabeth.

Suits & Deals: Suit Stemming From Pregnant Woman's Death Settles for $2.5M

By David Gialanella |

A medical malpractice suit linking the deaths of an expectant mother and the child to the failure of two doctors to treat the mother's prenatal high blood pressure, settled for $2.5 million.

Suits & Deals: Failure-to-Diagnose Case Yields $4.25M Jury Verdict

By Charles Toutant |

A Middlesex County jury awarded $4.25 million to a woman who claimed her face was left partially paralyzed after doctors failed to diagnose a tumor of the salivary gland.

Suits & Deals: Suit Over Two Crashes, Including UM and UIM Claims, Settles for $2.3M

By David Gialanella |

Litigation stemming from a pair of auto accidents that allegedly left a man disabled was settled for $2.3 million in Hudson County.

Suits & Deals: Auto and Dram Shop Claims Settle for Combined $4.65 Million

By Charles Toutant |

Three people who were hurt in a head-on crash involving a drunken driver will receive a total of $4.65 million to settle their Middlesex County suits.

Suits & Deals: Family of Toddler Burned by Bath Settles for $3.3M

By David Gialanella |

A Hudson County suit claiming a nurse caused burns to a toddler's feet and ankles by drawing a bath with water that was too hot was settled Nov. 2 for $3.29 million.

Suits & Deals: $5.975 Million Settlement in Case of Child Struck by Vehicle

By David Gialanella |

A boy struck by a car in the street and his family settled a Monmouth County suit, for $5.975 million on Nov. 7.

Suits & Deals: Atlantic County Jury Awards $4.69M in Case of Undiagnosed Cancer

By Michael Booth |

An Atlantic County jury awarded $4.69 million to the estate of a woman who died after doctors failed to diagnose and treat her cancer, though the actual recovery will be less.

Suits & Deals: Suit Against Township Over Single-Car Crash Settles for $1.45M in Middlesex

By Charles Toutant |

Two women who claimed that their car crashed due to poor road conditions have agreed to a $1.45 million settlement in their Middlesex County suit.

Suits & Deals: $2 Million Settlement in Employment Suit Approved by School District

By Michael Booth |

A former nurse for the New Brunswick school district will receive $2 million to settle claims that she was subjected to employment discrimination.

Suits & Deals: Automotive Injury Case Ends With $1.75 Million Verdict in Camden Co.

By Charles Toutant |

A Camden County jury awarded $1.75 million on Oct. 6 to a Swedesboro man who suffered back injuries in a crash on Interstate 295.

Suits & Deals: Discrimination Suit Ends With $8.45M Verdict, Including $6M in Punitives

By Michael Booth |

A Hudson County jury awarded a county employee $8.45 million based on claims that she was fired from her job after seeking time off to be treated for depression.