Spaht v. Sewerage & Water of New Orleans

Summary

Spaht v. Sewerage & Water of New Orleans, 851 So.2d 1242 (5th Circuit) , LA ,   2003,   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

Water damage, property damage, mental anguish.

Tissue :

N/A

Did Plaintiff Have Surgery? :

n/a

Treatment Length :

N/A

Pre-existing Conditions :

N/A

Award change on appeal:

unchanged

Damages

General Damages :

$53,000

Past Medicals :

$0

Future Medicals :

$0

Past wages :

$0

Future wages :

$0

Loss of Consortium :

$0

Other Damages :

$0

Total :

$53,000

Case Details

Suit Reason :

Plaintiff filed suit against the city of New Orleans Sewerage & Water board fro damages after a water main had broken.

Award Reason :

Plaintiff awarded damages for the water damage to the home, but mental anguish injuries were denied.