Gaines v. Daiichi Chuo Shipping, Inc.

Summary

Gaines v. Daiichi Chuo Shipping, Inc., 673 So.2d 1192 (4th Circuit) , LA ,   1996,   Report Type: N/A

Appellate Panel :

N/A

Trial Type :

judge

Trial Judge :

N/A

Trial Court :

Civil District Court (Orleans)

Plaintiff's Lawyer :

N/A

Defendant's Lawyer :

N/A

Injuries

pre-existing degenerative back condition

Tissue :

soft Tissue

Did Plaintiff Have Surgery? :

n/a

Treatment Length :

N/A

Pre-existing Conditions :

soft Tissue

Award change on appeal:

unchanged

Damages

General Damages :

$52,000

Past Medicals :

$0

Future Medicals :

$0

Past wages :

$0

Future wages :

$0

Loss of Consortium :

$0

Other Damages :

$0

Total :

$52,000

Case Details

Suit Reason :

Plaintiff incurred injuries that aggravated a pre-existing degenerative back condition and resulted in him missing work

Award Reason :

Court awarded $52,000 in general damages