Ducombs v. Nobel Ins. Co.

Summary

Ducombs v. Nobel Ins. Co., 884 So.2d 596 (4th Circuit) , LA ,   2004,   Report Type: N/A

Appellate Panel :

N/A

Trial Type :

judge

Trial Judge :

N/A

Trial Court :

34th Judicial District

Plaintiff's Lawyer :

N/A

Defendant's Lawyer :

N/A

Injuries

Aggravation of pre-existing back injury; pre-existing knee injury; future knee surgery

Tissue :

soft Tissue

Did Plaintiff Have Surgery? :

n/a

Treatment Length :

N/A

Pre-existing Conditions :

soft Tissue

Award change on appeal:

increased

Damages

General Damages :

$19,000

Past Medicals :

$0

Future Medicals :

$0

Past wages :

$0

Future wages :

$0

Loss of Consortium :

$0

Other Damages :

$0

Total :

$19,000

Case Details

Suit Reason :

Plaintiff was involved in a car accident and suffered injuries to her back and injuries that aggravated a pre-existing knee injury that will require future surgery.

Award Reason :

Appellate court affirmed in part, amended in part and reversed in part, increasing general damages to $19,000