Type of Action: Negligence at Amusement Park
Description: This was the settlement of a personal injury case involving an injury at an amusement park. The plaintiff is a minor. The case settled at mediation. A complaint had been filed and written discovery responses given, but an answer to the complaint did not have to be submitted until a minimum of 30 days after the mediation. As a result of the settlement at mediation, no answer was required.
Injuries Alleged: Paraplegia
Name of Case: Confidential
Case No.: confidential
Tried Before: Mediation
Name of Judge: Confidential
Special Damages: n/a
Amount: The case settled for $900,000 at mediation.
Verdict Date: Aug. 28, 2002
Plaintiff Atty: Douglas B. Abrams and Margaret S. Abrams, of Abrams & Abrams, P. .A., Raleigh, N.C.; Mike Mastin, Albertville, Alabama