Beninate v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Summary

Beninate v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., 690 So.2d 851 (5th Circuit) , LA ,   1997,   Report Type: N/A

Appellate Panel :

N/A

Trial Type :

judge

Trial Judge :

N/A

Trial Court :

N/A

Plaintiff's Lawyer :

N/A

Defendant's Lawyer :

N/A

Injuries

Sof tissue injuries, back injuries, trapezius muscle strain, cervical strain, knee bruise.

Tissue :

soft Tissue

Did Plaintiff Have Surgery? :

no

Treatment Length :

6-12 Months

Pre-existing Conditions :

soft Tissue

Award change on appeal:

unchanged

Damages

General Damages :

$3,417

Past Medicals :

$0

Future Medicals :

$0

Past wages :

$0

Future wages :

$0

Loss of Consortium :

$0

Other Damages :

$0

Total :

$3,417

Case Details

Suit Reason :

Plaintiff filed suit for various physical injuries suffered in defendant department store, Wal-Mart.

Award Reason :

The court found that Wal-Mart was responsible for all of plaintiff's injuries as a direct result of the injury that occurred in the store.