Practices


Industry group warns of air bag fraud with some used cars

August 15, 2002 - Vehicles in which air bags have been deployed are sometimes refurbished with false or faulty replacements and resold to unsuspecting customers, the Automotive Occupant Restraints Council... Read More


GM Hit with $122 Million Head Injury Verdict

June 10, 2002 - An Alabama jury has awarded a $122 million dollar verdict to a boy who suffered permanent brain damage in a high-speed, head-on collision, when the passenger compartment of the Oldsmobile... Read More


Nursing Home Neglect: Part 2

May 30, 2002 - The battle between trial lawyers and the Alabama Nursing Home Association intensifies and some say patients and their families are caught in the middle. Read More


Nursing Home Abuse Growing Problem

May 29, 2002 - A congressional investigation revealed elderly people were abused in nearly one-third of the nation's nursing homes in the past two years. Read More


General Motors Hit with $122M Verdict

May 13, 2002 - A claim that General Motors Corp., in a cost-cutting move, reduced the crashworthiness of the Read More


Jury Awards $122 Million Verdict

May 8, 2002 - A Bullock County jury awarded a $122 million verdict to Wilbert Jernigan, Bullock County Circuit Clerk, who filed a lawsuit on behalf of his sone, Jeffrey Jernigan, against General Motors... Read More


Law Cuts GM Suit Damages to $82 Million

May 4, 2002 - A $122 million verdict against General Motors for a collision that left a child with permanent brain damage will automatically be cit to $82 million under a state law limiting punitive... Read More


Jury Returns $122 Million Verdict Against GM

May 3, 2002 - A jury ordered General Motors to pay $122 million in a lawsuit alleging a defective door was to blame for the severe brain injuries suffered by a 12-year-old boy in a car wreck. Read More


Jury Awards $122 Million in GM Suit

May 3, 2002 - An Alabama jury awarded a $122 million verdict Thursday to a Bullock County man whose son suffered permanent brain damage following a car accident. Read More


Jury Returns $122 Million Verdict Against GM in Crash

May 3, 2002 - A jury returned a $122 million verdict against General Motors Corp. over a car wreck that left a child with severe brain injuries. Read More


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