Recent Settlements

Couple Slams Allergan for Child’s Injuries in Botox Cerebral Palsy Lawsuit

Steve Cid | December 13th, 2014 | Posted in Cerebral Palsy Lawsuit News, Recent Settlements

The family of a seven year boy suffering from mild cerebral palsy but otherwise leading the life of an active youngster, was awarded $6.75 million in a cerebral palsy lawsuit for being prescribed Botox injections that “nearly killed him.” Botox is manufactured by Allergan, a California-based pharmaceutical company. The boy’s parents sued Allergan successfully, receiving the sizable award following a three-week… Read more »

Cerebral Palsy Lawsuit Results in $7.5 Million Payout

Whitney Taylor | November 27th, 2014 | Posted in Cerebral Palsy Lawsuit News, Recent Settlements

A family in Australia has received a $7.5 million payout from the ACT government after filing a cerebral palsy lawsuit against ACT-owned Canberra Hospital. The payout was provided on behalf of a boy that suffered one of the most severe types of cerebral palsy conditions, which his family alleges were directly linked to a series of errors during the labor… Read more »

$8.4 Million Verdict Secured in Cerebral Palsy Lawsuit

Ava Lawson | November 13th, 2014 | Posted in Cerebral Palsy Lawsuit News, Recent Settlements

A five-year old boy and his family have recently been awarded an $8.4 million birth injury verdict, handed down by jurors in Hall County State Court, reports the Gainesville Times. The defendant in the case, Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC), has yet to announce whether it will appeal the judgment, which was reached after the panel determined that medical malpractice during… Read more »

Mother Wins $1 Million in Birth Injury Malpractice Suit

Ava Lawson | October 16th, 2014 | Posted in Recent Settlements

A Madison County jury recently rendered a $1 million judgment in a birth injury lawsuit alleging permanent brachial plexus injuries. The plaintiff argued that medical malpractice by her attending obstetrician was the direct cause of her now three-year-old daughter’s disability. After hearing testimony and reviewing evidence, the jury found the defendant, a Maryville doctor, liable for medical negligence. The suit… Read more »

Cerebral Palsy Lawsuit Settles for $9 Million

Sarah Klein | February 21st, 2014 | Posted in Cerebral Palsy Lawsuit News, Recent Settlements

A three-year-old boy with cerebral palsy has reached a preliminary settlement of his lawsuit against the Hawaii military hospital where he was born.  Lawyers for the family of Noah Whitney announced the $9 million cerebral palsy birth injury settlement, which the U.S. Department of Justice must approve before it can be finalized. Noah was born in 2010 at Tripler Army… Read more »