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1997 Jury Verdicts

 

Date...................... 1-06-97
Case Type................. Slip/Fall; Plaintiff allegedly slipped and
fell on Defendant's premises on grapes in produce section, and that an
employee of Defendant saw children running and eating grapes.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Berber v. Shoppers Food                     
   Case Number............... CAL96-01011
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Ellen Poris
Counsel/Defendant......... Michael Broderick


Date...................... 1-07-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was eastbound on
Rt.22 at or near intersection with Rt.136, when Defendant was
westbound,  attempted a left turn.  On 8-26-96, jury found for
Plaintiff in liability only trial.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff $10,503.02 (past meds);
$10,000 (future meds), $2,500 (lost wages); $50,000 (non-economic);
DAMAGES ONLY.
Case Name................. Barkley v. Testor                           
 Case Number............... CAL95-04635
Judge..................... Melbourne
Counsel/Plaintiff......... William Riddle; Thomas Kemp
Counsel/Defendant......... Burt Zurer


Date...................... 1-08-97
Case Type................. Slip/fall; Plaintiff allegedly slipped and
fell on food in Safeway store
Verdict................... For Defendant on Motion for Judgment
(granted)
Case Name................. Thomas v. Safeway                           
 Case Number............... CAL94-04220
Judge..................... Krauser
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Jerry Spitz
Counsel/Defendant......... Jacob Cecere; Charles Spigelman


Date...................... 1-08-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff  was passenger in car
westbound on Old Alexander Ferry Rd. which attempted a left turn and
was rear-ended by Defendant
Verdict................... Mistrial; DAMAGES ONLY. (There was 1995
verdict for Plaintiff's for $1,788.00; and for third-party Defendant;
however, motion for new trial granted as to third-party Defendant and
present case set)
Case Name................. Marra v. Sita                            
Case Number............... CAL92-13081
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Arthur Marshall
Counsel/Defendant......... Patricia Thornton


Date...................... 1-08-97
Case Type................. Slip/Fall; Plaintiff slipped and fell at
Prince George's Plaza on foreign substance.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Walker v. The Quality Group                 
   Case Number............... CAL93-14184
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Rosalyn Pugh
Counsel/Defendant......... James Welch


Date...................... 1-08-97
Case Type................. Worker's Comp.; Claimant appealed
Commission decision, which found no accidental injury.
Verdict................... For Defendant/Employer; jury found no
accidental injury.
Case Name................. Liber v. S. Freedman and Sons, Inc.         
   Case Number............... CAL96-03577
Judge..................... Martin
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Michael Dailey
Counsel/Defendant......... Adam Metz


Date...................... 1-08-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was eastbound on
East/West Highway, making a left onto northbound Kenilworth Ave., when
Defendant, westbound on East/West Highway, ran red light and hit
passenger side of Plaintiff's car.
Verdict................... For Defendant as to original claim and for
cross-Defendant as to cross claim; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Parker v. Mason                            
Case Number............... CAL93-17370, CAL93-15688, Consolidated
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... W. Barry Wraga, Robert Clark
Counsel/Defendant......... Connie Lynch, Edwin Scorza


Date...................... 1-08-97
Case Type................. Slip/fall; Plaintiff  slipped and fell in a
parking lot at a shopping center in Forestville.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Sellers v. Pennsylvania Real Estate         
   Case Number............... CAL95-06692
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Jay Goldman
Counsel/Defendant......... John Holler, Kevin Soper


Date...................... 1-9-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was stopped at a red
light on Belcrest Rd, at or near intersection with Rt. 401/East/West
Highway when Defendant crossed parking lot of Prince George's Plaza
and hit left front of Plaintiff's car.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff:  $5,377.20 (meds), $6,840
(llost wages), $12,000 (stipulatedd non-economic)
Case Name................. Whitman v. Thompson                         
   Case Number............... CAL92-08417
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Thomas Teodori
Counsel/Defendant......... James Garland


Date...................... 1-09-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Employer appealed
finding and order of commission that employer pay benefits and
surgery, and that left shoulder injury was causually related to
accident.
Verdict................... For Claimant.
Case Name................. Lewis v. Transcontinental                   
 Case Number............... CAL96-04711
Judge..................... Lewis v. Bower
Counsel/Plaintiff......... CAL96-12525, Consolidated
Counsel/Defendant......... Casula


Date...................... 1-09-97
Case Type................. Stock fraud
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Kansas Assoc. v. McDermott                  
  Case Number............... CAL95-26059
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Richard Reid
Counsel/Defendant......... Bart Colombo


Date...................... 1-13-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff  eastbound on Dyson
Rd., approaching Rt. 301, with Plaintiff 2, passenger, when collided
with Defendant due to no signs on the road (due to previous accident).
Verdict................... For Defendant (Contributory negligence);
For Plaintiff 2; LIABILITY ONLY; Court granted Defendant's motion for
judgment (as to State Highway Administration), but took under
advisement motion for judgment of state police.
Case Name................. Weimart v. Maryland                         
   Case Number............... CAL95-09428
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Erik Nyce, Mark Palumbo
Counsel/Defendant......... Nancy Miller


Date...................... 1-13-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff on moped westbound on
Jefferson Heights Drive when Defendant attempted a left turn and hit
Plaintiff
Verdict................... For Defendant (motion for judgment
granted).
Case Name................. Morgan v. Odom                            
Case Number............... CAL93-11999
Judge..................... Krauser
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Robert Zakroff
Counsel/Defendant......... George Meng


Date...................... 1-14-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff 1 alleged collision
due to Plaintiff 2 rear-ending Plaintiff 1 and causing Plaintiff 1 to
rear end Plaintiff 3, who intervened and cross-claimed against
Plaintiff 1.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff 3/Cross-Plaintiff against
Plaintiff 1/Cross-Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Adams v. Henderson                          
  Case Number............... CAL93-18818
Judge..................... Martin
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Michael Ain
Counsel/Defendant......... Michael McGowan, Paul Urey


Date...................... 1-14-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff at intersection of
Allentown Rd. and Allentown Way, had flashing yellow light and
Defendant, had flashing red, but entered intersection and struck
Plaintiff's car's rear corner panel, causing cervical herniated disk.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff:  $5,294 (past meds), $1,317
(lost wages), $6,500 (non-economic); $1,889 (future non-economic)
Case Name................. Sleeper v. Blocker                          
  Case Number............... CAL92-04552
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Benjamin Boscolo
Counsel/Defendant......... James Lombardi


Date...................... 1-15-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort;  Plaintiff was stopped at red
light on Hanover Parkway, Defendant rear-ended car behind Plaintiff's
car and knocked car behind into Plaintiff's car.  Herniated discs
injury.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff:  $22,065 (meds), $6,000
(lost wages); $252,648 (non-economic), $2,000 (loss consortium
Case Name................. Jordan v. Choi                            
Case Number............... CAL94-05472
Judge..................... Henderson
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Jonathan Goldberg, Thomas Gentile
Counsel/Defendant......... William Foote, Jr.


Date...................... 1-15-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff Sanders and others,
passengers in Defendant Vahovich's car, was eastbound on Rt.450 at or
near intersection with Millstream Dr., Bowie, when Defendant King, a
courier, westbound on Rt.450, drove around traffic and entered the
right turn only lane, and began speeding through intersection as
Defendant Vahovich was attempting a left turn.
Verdict................... For Plaintiffs and Defendant Vahovich
against DefendantKing (on Plaintiff's motion for judgment) and
DefendantCompany/owner of King's vehicle; LIABIILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Waid v. Vahovich, King v. Vahovich, Emmizer
v. Vahovich, Costello v. Vahovich                             Case
Number............... CAL94-23588, CAL94-22592, CAL95-03843, CAL95-13147, Consolidated
Judge..................... Woods, R.
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Richard Finci, V. Daniel Palumbo
Counsel/Defendant......... Francis Ford, Thomas McManus


Date...................... 1-16-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was southbound on
Marlborough Pike, at or near intersection with Nova Avenue, when
Defendant, southbound on said Pike, attempted a left turn in front of
Plaintiff and a collision ensued.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff:  $8,510.48 (meds); $2,461.99
(lost wages), $108,213 (non-economic); DAMAGES ONLY.
Case Name................. Cummings v. Nationwide Insurance Co.        
Case Number............... CAL95-07851
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... J. Kenneth Kruvant
Counsel/Defendant......... Mark Rosasco, Lisa Howard


Date...................... 1-16-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff 1 (passenger) in
Plaintiff 2's vehicle (driver) travelling eastbound on Annapolis Road
when struck by westbound truck attempting left turn.  Plaintiff 2
died.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff 2:  $4,072.30 (meds); $2,000
(funeral expenses); Plaintiff 2's mother:  $600,000; for Plaintiff 2's
father:  $250,000; For Plaintiff 1:  $7,124 (past meds), $10,000 (past
non-economic); $5,000 (future non-economic)
Case Name................. Buchanan v. Jones, Jones v. Nutec           
 Case Number............... CAL94-19206, CAL94-26067,
Consolidated
Judge..................... Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff......... William Brennan, Edward Camus, Andrew
Senior
Counsel/Defendant......... Edward Bacon


Date...................... 1-17-97
Case Type................. Injurious Falsehood, Interference with
Business Relations,  Defamation; Plaintiff alleged the foregoing in
suit against Defendant, competitor (?), at local airport where
Plaintiff conducts parts and maintenance.
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Starling v. Morlock                         
   Case Number............... CAL94-08589
Judge..................... Perry
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Darrel Longest
Counsel/Defendant......... Terrel Roberts


Date...................... 1-17-97
Case Type................. Slip/Fall; Plaintiff allegedly slip and
fell on snow and ice at Landover Metro stop and was injured
permanently.
Verdict................... Settled (Jury unable to come to decision);
LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Vines v. WMATA                            
Case Number............... CAL94-14039
Judge..................... Southern
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Jeffrey Ashin
Counsel/Defendant......... Don Parker


Date...................... 1-21-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was stopped at a
traffic light at Sherriff Rd. near Dutch Village when Defendant 1, the
car behind Plaintiff, was struck by Defendant 2, the car behind
Defendant 1; causing Defendant 1 to strike Defendant 2.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff against both Defendants;
LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Mewborn v. Smith, Gassaway v. Smith         
   Case Number............... CAL94-15864, CAL96-02877
(Consolidated)
Judge..................... Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Richard Galiher, Jr.; Barry Wraga
Counsel/Defendant......... Michael Maloney


Date...................... 1-21-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Special issues
submitted to jury regarding accident
Verdict................... Jury decided: No as to Temporary Total
Disability from 12-4-95 to 12-7-95 ( result of accident); No as to
vocational rehabilitation; No as to 11-21-96 surgery (need for)
resulted from accident; No as to Temporary Total Disability from 11-21-96 and continuing ( result of accident).
Case Name................. Miller v. Schwartz Brothers, Schwartz
Brothers v. Miller                             Case
Number............... CAL96-00084, CAL96-21613
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Anne Hoke
Counsel/Defendant......... Kenneth Macleary


Date...................... 1-21-97
Case Type................. Slip/Fall; Plaintiff slipped and fell on
walkway and stairs covered with ice and snow at Lakeside N.
Apartments; there was no salt or effort to clear.
Verdict................... For Defendant (Motion for Judgment Granted
at close of Plaintiff's case).
Case Name................. Patty v. Southern Management                
Case Number............... CAL95-12904
Judge..................... Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Stephen Rothhandler
Counsel/Defendant......... John F.X. Costello


Date...................... 1-22-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff attempted a left on
Eyre Dr. from Village Dr. West, Upper Marlboro, and Defendant rear-ended Plaintiff
Verdict................... For Defendant/Counter-Plaintiff; LIABILITY
ONLY.
Case Name................. Butler v. Pressey                           
 Case Number............... CAL95-16840
Judge..................... Krauser
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Raymond Hertz, Michele Smith
Counsel/Defendant......... John Holler, James Garland


Date...................... 1-22-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Defendant rear-ended Plaintiff
while stopped at a red light on northbound New Hampshire Ave. at
intersection with Piney Branch Rd.
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Charles v. Hill                            
Case Number............... CAL95-09007
Judge..................... R. Woods
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Victor Jonas
Counsel/Defendant......... Jeffrey Seal


Date...................... 1-22-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Defendant struck Plaintiff in
parking lot of building while Plaintiff was attempting to park
Verdict................... For Defendant (Plaintiff was found
contributorily negligent); LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Reese v. Butler                            
Case Number............... CAL92-21652
Judge..................... Johnson
Counsel/Plaintiff......... W. Gary Kohlman
Counsel/Defendant......... Burt Zurer, Andrew Simon


Date...................... 1-22-97
Case Type................. Negligence; Plaintiff's parents alleged
that after told waiter of Defendant's restaurant not to leave boiling
water near infant, cup of boiling water was left near infant while
mother was changing another child and father was in rest room. 
Apparently infant knocked water on self and scalded self, and while
father was trying to assist infant, bartender of restaurant beat-up
father apparently because bartender thought molesting infant (although
father, during beating, repeatedly told bartender that he was father).
Verdict................... Mistrial declared (on Defendant's motion)
(due to evidentiary matter); LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Marks v. El Toritos                         
   Case Number............... CAL95-11089
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Karl Goodman
Counsel/Defendant......... Chris Dunn


Date...................... 1-24-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff  was on Allentown
Rd., stopped at red light at intersection with Temple Hills Rd., when
Defendant rear-ended Plaintiff
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Martin v. Cox                            
Case Number............... CAL95-01066
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Dennis Bairott
Counsel/Defendant......... Jeffrey Seal


Date...................... 1-28-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was stopped for
traffic on Suitland Parkway at or near intersection with Forestville
Rd., when Defendant rear-ended Plaintiff
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Brown v. Barr                            
Case Number............... CAL94-20907
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Newland Bush
Counsel/Defendant......... James Garland


Date...................... 1-29-97
Case Type................. Contract; warranty; Plaintiff conversion
van manufactured by Chrysler, converted by another company and sold by
Defendant had electrical problems which impaired use of the van. 
Chrysler's financial subsidiary counterclaimed for money due and owing
on the van.
Verdict................... For Defendant/Counter-Plaintiff for
$17,005.07.
Case Name................. Nixon v. Bob Banning Motors                 
   Case Number............... CAL95-04660
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Kenneth McPherson
Counsel/Defendant......... E. Scott Conover, Samuel DeBlasis, II


Date...................... 1-29-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was eastbound on Rt.
214 at or near intersection with Enterprise Rd., proceeding on green
light, when Defendant, westbound on Rt. 214, attempted a left turn and
collision ensued.  Defendant counterclaimed alleging Defendant had
green arrow.
Verdict................... For Counter-Defendant; initial claim
settled.
Case Name................. Terriault v. Hohnbaum                       
 Case Number............... CAL95-11531
Judge..................... Femia
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Leonard Pederson, Oneil King
Counsel/Defendant......... George Meng, Jamies Garrity


Date...................... 1-29-97
Case Type................. Slip/fall; Plaintiff alleged slip and fall
on puddle of water in frozen food section of Shoppers Food Warehouse.
Verdict................... For Defendant (Defendant's motion for
judgment granted - Plaintiff did not identify Defendant); LIABILITY
ONLY.
Case Name................. Holt-Alexander v. Shoppers Food             
   Case Number............... CAL95-10628
Judge..................... Tillerson-Adams
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Steven Vinick; Walter Laake
Counsel/Defendant......... Chris Dunn


Date...................... 1-29-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was southbound on
North Kings Highway near intersection with Poag St., Fairfax County,
Virginia, when Defendant, ran a stop sign on Poag St., cut-off 
Plaintiff and caused collision.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff:  $17,410.41 (meds); $1,060
(lost wages); $3,000 (non-economic)
Case Name................. Heron v. Adlan                            
Case Number............... CAL95-12046
Judge..................... Krauser
Counsel/Plaintiff......... David Lamb, Joel Finkelstein
Counsel/Defendant......... Larry Strom, Lansdale Sasscer, Jr.


Date...................... 1-30-97
Case Type................. Worker's Comp.; special issues submitted to
jury.
Verdict................... Jury found Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
causally related to accidental injury; Claimant was temporarily
totally disabled after 11-7-95 and continuing to date.
Case Name................. Orange v. Prince George's County Executive
Counsel                             Case Number............... CAL95-25625
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Robert Clark
Counsel/Defendant......... Wendy Karpel


Date...................... 1-30-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff  was eastbound on Rt.
202, at or near intersection with Firehouse Rd., when he was struck by
Defendant, who also was eastbound on Rt. 202.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Clarke v. Blackman                          
  Case Number............... CAL95-09237
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Michael Carlo
Counsel/Defendant......... Jeffrey Seal


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Date...................... 1-30-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was southbound on New
York Ave. and slowed for traffic at intersection with 10th St., when
Defendant rear-ended.
Verdict................... Mistrial declared (jury could not decide);
LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Kenneh v. Kekeris                           
 Case Number............... CAL94-11728
Judge..................... Maryrose Nwadike
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Paul Urey
Counsel/Defendant......... 


Date...................... 1-30-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Commission found
that claimant was not accidentally injured on 7-28-94; Claimant
appealed.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff
Case Name................. Hall v. Bionetics Corporation               
Case Number............... CAL95-16732
Judge..................... Femia
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Andrew Kasmer
Counsel/Defendant......... Patricia Kane



Date...................... 2-04-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiffs were in vehicle
southbound on Beltway near Rt. 1 exit, 3rd lane from right. 
Defendant1 and Defendant2 were each in vehicles southbound and in 3rd
lane from right; Defendant1 was operating vehicle owned by Defendant
corporation.  Defendant1 struck Defendant 2 in rear and Defendant2
veered to left and struck Plaintiff's vehicle.
Verdict................... For Plaintiffs against Defendants; For
cross-defendants on cross claims; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Coley v. DMI, et al.; McClorin v. DMI, et
al., Watson v. DMI, et al.                             Case
Number............... CAL95-17077; CAL95-17078 and CAL95-17079,
Consolidated
Judge..................... Martin
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Mary Jo Broussard
Counsel/Defendant......... Christopher Conte; Paul Turkheimer; Blaine
Kolker


Date...................... 2-04-97
Case Type................. Medical Malpractice; Plaintiff's uterus was
allegedly improperly removed at Defendant So. Md. Hosp. sometime after
improper C-Section delivery by one of Defendant Kaiser's Doctors,
which proximately caused the removal.
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Ussery v. Kaiser Foundation; Ussery v. So.
Md Hosp.                             Case Number............... CAL95-10886, CAL92-17119, Consolidated
Judge..................... R. Woods
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Lawrence Lapidus
Counsel/Defendant......... Joseph Montedonico


Date...................... 2-04-97
Case Type................. Contract; Plaintiff's vacation home was
vandalized.  Defendant refused to make payment on homeowner's policy
(due to occupancy - 30 days per year - requirement)
Verdict................... For Defendant (Motion for Summary Judgment
granted).
Case Name................. Llacuma v. Allstate                         
   Case Number............... CAL95-19372
Judge..................... Judge Femia
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Todd Pounds
Counsel/Defendant......... Karen Kerr


Date...................... 2-04-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Defendant refused to pay PIP
coverage concerning accident in the amount of $9,480, due to alleged
failure of Plaintiff to go to IME - condition precedent to contract
performance.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $9,480
Case Name................. Bowen v. State Farm                         
   Case Number............... CAL95-22908
Judge..................... Spellbring
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Richard Jacklitsch
Counsel/Defendant......... Anne Howard


Date...................... 2-05-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff allegedly was in the
left lane of eastbound Randolph Rd. at or near intersection with
Galena Rd., Rockville, when Defendant hit Plaintiff
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Gant v. Lai Sen                            
Case Number............... CAL95-07331
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Barry Wraga
Counsel/Defendant......... Paul Crawford


Date...................... 2-05-97
Case Type................. Slip/Fall; Plaintiff allegedly slipped and
fell while exiting Defendant's store.
Verdict................... For Defendant (motion for judgment
granted); LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Perez v. Shoppers Food                      
  Case Number............... CAL94-06637
Judge..................... Martin
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Wayne Finnegan
Counsel/Defendant......... Michael Broderick


Date...................... 2-05-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff  was passenger in
vehicle which was rear-ended on Finn Lane in New Carrolton. Liability
admitted; trial on damages only.
Verdict................... Mistrial
Case Name................. Ventura v. Oden                            
Case Number............... CAL94-04863
Judge..................... McKee
Counsel/Plaintiff......... James Hopewell
Counsel/Defendant......... Robin Kessler


Date...................... 2-05-97
Case Type................. Workers Compensation; appeal of Commission
finding that claimant sustained accidental injury
Verdict................... For Claimant.
Case Name................. Brandywine Auto Parts v. Windon             
   Case Number............... CAL96-03446
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Daniel Metz
Counsel/Defendant......... Charles Kenny, Jr.


Date...................... 2-06-97
Case Type................. Negligence; while boarding Defendant's bus,
bus driver closed door on Plaintiff
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Jackson v. WMATA                            
Case Number............... CAL95-12015
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Jonathan Goldberg
Counsel/Defendant......... Lisa Fentress


Date...................... 2-06-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiffs were stopped for
traffic on southbound I-95 when Defendant, several vehicles behind,
struck car in front of Defendant and caused chain reaction injuring
Plaintiffs.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff  Deas for $59,622.32 (past
meds); $52,065 (lost wages); $171,600 (future lost wages); $175,000
(pain/suffering); For Plaintiff Brown for $8,211.01 (past meds);
$5,410 (lost wages); $1,600 (pain/suffering)
Case Name................. Brown v. Sharp                            
Case Number............... CAL95-17326
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... John Low
Counsel/Defendant......... Walter Gillcrist


Date...................... 2-6-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was on Martin Luther
King Hwy. at or near intersection with Sherrif Rd. when Defendant
Robinson hit the left rear of her car, alleging that he lost control
of his car due to ice.  Thereafter, Plaintiff exited her car and was
struck as Defendant Beam's car hit Defendant Robinson's car, which hit
Plaintiff's car and threw Plaintiff
Verdict................... For Plaintiff and for Defendant Robinson on
his cross-claim; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Adams v. Robinson                           
 Case Number............... CAL 95-13656
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Carolyn Israel
Counsel/Defendant......... Erik Nyce; George Meng


Date...................... 2-10-97
Case Type................. Business Tort; Plaintiff alleged that circa
1994, former employee, Defendant 1, and new employer, Defendant 2
interfered with economic relations with customers of Plaintiff and
Defendant 1 breached fiduciary duty.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff against Defendant 1 for
breach of fiduciary duty and interference with economic relationships
with customers in the amount of $35,000.00; For Plaintiff against
Defendant 2 for interference with economic relationships with
customers in the amount of $35,000.00; For Plaintiff against Defendant
1 for punitive damages in the amount of $10,000.00; For Plaintiff
against Defendant 2 for punitive damages in the amount of $10,000.00.
Case Name................. Cartwell-Cleary v. Booz                     
   Case Number............... CAL94-26432
Judge..................... Tillerson-Adams
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Christopher Aragona
Counsel/Defendant......... Melvin Bergman


Date...................... 2-10-97
Case Type................. Contract; Failed to pay post termination
commissions under Agent Sales Agreement,
Verdict................... Settled
Case Name................. Gannett Sales Assoc. v. Tectum              
  Case Number............... CAL95-06349
Judge..................... Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff......... G. Arthur Robbins
Counsel/Defendant......... Steven Bienstock


Date...................... 2-10-97
Case Type................. Slip/Fall; Plaintiff allegedly slipped and
fell on tomato in parking lot of Defendant's business establishment.
Verdict................... Case settled. LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Schaefer v. Davco                           
 Case Number............... CAL94-19388
Judge..................... R. Woods
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Richard Jaklitsch
Counsel/Defendant......... Jan Cerneglia-Lowensen


Date...................... 2-10-97
Case Type................. Negligence; Plaintiff alleged that while
adjusting the weight on Defendant's weight machine in Defendant's spa,
the weights came down and smashed her hand.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Childs v. Holiday Universal                 
   Case Number............... CAL91-11997
Judge..................... Melbourne
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Othello Jones, James Hood, Ronald Hill
Counsel/Defendant......... Joel Newport


Date...................... 2-12-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff  was northbound on
Horsehead Rd., Brandywine, Defendant southbound on same road, when
Defendant crossed double yellow line and collided with Plaintiff 
Trial went forward only on Count VI of complaint: claim against
Allstate for not offering $50,000 in uninsured motorist coverage
(Plaintiff was only given statutory minimum of $20,000).
Verdict................... For Defendants; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Henderson v. Allstate                       
 Case Number............... CAL92-20400
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Nancy Miller
Counsel/Defendant......... Paul Ethridge


Date...................... 2-13-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff  was at Edmonston
Road intersection with Seminole St., when, as she attempted to  cross,
Defendant struck her with Defendant's car.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Flores v. Keyes                            
Case Number............... CAL94-08214
Judge..................... Tillerson-Adams
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Mark Maier
Counsel/Defendant......... Jeffrey Seal


Date...................... 2-13-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort;  Plaintiff  (probably on
Lottsford Dr.) made a left turn onto Enterprise Rd. and was struck by
Defendant driving on Lottsford Dr. through the intersection with
Enterprise Rd.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Crawford v. Chaiken                         
   Case Number............... CALl94-17043
Judge..................... Platt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Eugene Brennan
Counsel/Defendant......... George Fanshaw


Date...................... 2-13-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Claimant sustained
accidental injury.  Commission found 30% loss of industrial use under
other cases section of statute as result of injury to back and knee. 
Claimant appealed, claiming at least 50% loss of use.
Verdict................... Affirmed in part; reversed in part;
remanded to Commission
Case Name................. Coker v. Temps and Co.                      
  Case Number............... CAL96-01016
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Benjamin Boscolo
Counsel/Defendant......... Nancy Stewart


Date...................... 2-18-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was northbound on the
Beltway near Rt.50, when Defendant, who was on Plaintiff's left,
attempted and improper lane change and struck Plaintiff's car.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Southall v. Percontee, Inc.                 
   Case Number............... CAL95-07459
Judge..................... Melbourne
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Richard Cassel
Counsel/Defendant......... Larry Williams; Timothy Fizer


Date...................... 2-18-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was eastbound in far
right lane of New York Ave., near intersection with First St., N.W.,
attempting right turn into park lot, when Defendant rear-ended
Plaintiff
Verdict................... For Defendant (Plaintiff contributorily
negligent); LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Solomon v. Eastman                          
  Case Number............... CAL95-18256
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... John Foran
Counsel/Defendant......... Jeffrey Seal


Date...................... 2-18-97
Case Type................. Slip/Fall; Plaintiff allegedly slip and
fell at Addison Rd. Metro stop.  Conditions: snow and ice.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Bell v. WMATA                            
Case Number............... CAL95-15869
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Luiz Simmons
Counsel/Defendant......... Lisa Fentress


Date...................... 2-18-97
Case Type................. Negligence; Plaintiff was delivering to
Defendant's store, unloading his truck, when his left foot was caught
between two electric jacks operated by Defendant's employees.
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Yocum v. Shoppers Food                      
  Case Number............... CAL94-06472
Judge..................... Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Richard Oare
Counsel/Defendant......... Michael Broderick


Date...................... 2-18-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Verdict on liability entered 7-11-96.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for:  $8,816.33 (meds),
$2,250 (lost wages), $22,500 (non-economic), $1,850 (property
damages); DAMAGES ONLY
Case Name................. Shanholtz v. Allstate                       
 Case Number............... CAL94-14715
Judge..................... Johnson
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Russell Beers
Counsel/Defendant......... Jeffrey Groce


Date...................... 2-18-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was traveling on Rt.
202 and 56th Ave. when she was rear-ended by Plaintiff
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $12,000.00
Case Name................. Jenkins v. Keenan                           
 Case Number............... CAL95-21497
Judge..................... Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Michael Epstein 
Counsel/Defendant......... Giancarlo Ghiardi


Date...................... 2-19-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was rear-ended on
Kenilworth Ave, at or near intersection with Tuxedo Rd.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Merriweather v. Pickney                     
   Case Number............... CAL96-08223
Judge..................... Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Craig Rosenstein
Counsel/Defendant......... Connie Lynch


Date...................... 2-19-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was northbound on Old
Silver Hill Rd. at or near intersection with Cedar Lane when
Defendant, who was to the right of the road, moved left and hit
passenger side of Plaintiff's car.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Edwards v. Evans                            
Case Number............... CAL95-05959
Judge..................... Platt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... John Mitchell
Counsel/Defendant......... John Moody


Date...................... 2-19-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was rear-ended by
Defendant on B/W Parkway, near intersection with Riverdale Rd.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Oba v. Fort Myer Construction               
 Case Number............... CAL95-20223
Judge..................... Casula
Counsel/Plaintiff......... James MacAlister
Counsel/Defendant......... Gerard Emig


Date...................... 2-19-97
Case Type................. Negligence; Plaintiffs were dining at D's
Seven Seas Restaurant when Defendant's employee placed extremely hot
tea in unstable position, which subsequently spilled on Plaintiffs.
Verdict................... For Defendants
Case Name................. Lo v. Shen                             Case
Number............... CAL94-15865
Judge..................... Tillerson-Adams
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Barry Wraga
Counsel/Defendant......... Patricia Lisehora Kane


Date...................... 2-19-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was westbound on
Manchester Dr., at or near intersection with Branch Ave. when
Defendant, eastbound on Manchester Dr., attempted a left turn onto
northbound Rt.5, and a collision ensued.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Johnson v. Clark                            
Case Number............... CAL95-16975
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Steve Plaisted
Counsel/Defendant......... George Meng


Date...................... 2-19-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff, at intersection
Defendant's bus pulled out and collided with a car.  Defendant
impleaded Defendant Price and Sheehy Ford, Employer of Price; whom
Defendant alleged had caused the accident; apparently by making an
improper right turn in front of bus as it pulled out of a stop.
Verdict................... For Defendant/Third-Party Plaintiff WMATA
as to original action and against Defendant Sheehy Ford and Defendant
Price as to third-party action; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Crawford v. WMATA                           
 Case Number............... CAL94-06314
Judge..................... Perry
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Benjamin Woolery
Counsel/Defendant......... Don Parker


Date...................... 2-20-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was passenger in car
driven by Defendant  While Defendant was eastbound on Bock Road, at or
near intersection with Livingston Rd., Defendant lost control of car
and struck curb and tree on right shoulder of road.
Verdict................... For Defendant (jury found Plaintiff assumed
the risk); LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Tucker-Briggman v. Hall                     
   Case Number............... CAL95-19951
Judge..................... Femia
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Christopher Aragona
Counsel/Defendant......... Paul Urey


Date...................... 2-24-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff stopped for traffic
on University Blvd. and was rear-ended by Defendant
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Green v. Bi                            
Case Number............... CAL94-08601
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... W. Barry Wraga
Counsel/Defendant......... Catherine Collins


Date...................... 2-24-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was passenger in car
eastbound on Annapolis Rd. near Belair Dr. when Defendant rear-ended
said car.  Liability admitted.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $4,240.11 (meds),
42,799.46 (lost wages); $2,960.43 (non-economic)
Case Name................. Turner v. Davis                            
Case Number............... CAL95-10357
Judge..................... Krauser
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Marvin Liss
Counsel/Defendant......... Karen Sussman


Date...................... 2-25-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was stopped for
traffic while on Brightseat Rd. proceeding through interesection with
Glen Valley Dr., Landover, when Defendant rear-ended him.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $1,000 (meds) and $2,000
(non-economic); for Defendant Nationwide as to cross-claim of
Defendant Braswell.
Case Name................. Bush v. Braswell                            
Case Number............... CAL95-19126
Judge..................... Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Clifford Brown
Counsel/Defendant......... Richard McBurrows; John Moody


Date...................... 2-25-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiffs were northbound on
Rt.210, approaching Palmer Rd. when they slowed for a stop light and
were rear-ended by Defendant
Verdict................... For Plaintiffs (Plaintiffs motion for
judgment granted as to liability) for $3,230 (meds); $0 (loss of
consortium)
Case Name................. Papadopoulos v. Kinney                      
  Case Number............... CAL94-21435
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Cassandra Hicks
Counsel/Defendant......... Mark Foley


Date...................... 2-26-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff while crossing the
Piscataway Road Safeway Store parking lot was struck be Defendant's
vehicle.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Teel v. Dyson                            
Case Number............... CAL95-06490
Judge..................... Tillerson-Adams
Counsel/Plaintiff......... V. Daniel Palumbo
Counsel/Defendant......... Timothy Smith


Date...................... 2-26-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was stopped for
traffic on Woodrow Wilson Bridge when she was rear-ended by Defendant
Verdict................... Mistrial (Defense motion granted).
Case Name................. Peel v. Blach                            
Case Number............... CAL92-13928
Judge..................... Krauser
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Donald Chiarell
Counsel/Defendant......... David Ginsburg


Date...................... 2-26-97
Case Type................. Slip/Fall; Plaintiff tripped and fell on
recently replaced carpet along stairs at Edmonston Station Apartments,
Bladensburg; which carpet was not properly installed, and stairs had
no warning signs.
Verdict................... For Defendant (motion for judgment
granted); LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Lipphard v. Annie Lou Ltd.                  
  Case Number............... CAL94-08643
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... David Rees
Counsel/Defendant......... Giancarlo Ghiardi


Date...................... 2-26-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Commission denied
accidental injury; Claimant claimed total temporary disability from 4-3-95 to 4-23-95, and total permanent disability from 4-24-95 to 10-10-95.
Verdict................... For Defendant (jury found no accidental
injury).
Case Name................. Todd v. K-Mart                            
Case Number............... CAL96-07967
Judge..................... Spellbring
Counsel/Plaintiff......... John Calabrese
Counsel/Defendant......... Jeffrey Laynor


Date...................... 2-27-97
Case Type................. Medical Malpractice; Plaintiff alleged that
Defendant performed foot surgery which caused ongoing pain in the foot
and lack of sensation in the toes as a result of negligence and lacked
of informed consent.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for:  $897.85 (meds),
$139,096 (lost wages), $250,000 (non-economic)
Case Name................. Watkins v. Hotchkiss                        
Case Number............... CAL95-01073
Judge..................... McKee
Counsel/Plaintiff......... John Zanelotti
Counsel/Defendant......... Richard Boone




Date...................... 03-03-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was southbound on
Brandywine Road when she was struck by Defendant
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for:  $5,949.12 (meds);
$2,717.60 (lost wages); $21,333.28 (non-economic)
Case Name................. Ellerbe v. Goodman                          
  Case Number............... CAL94-15429
Judge..................... Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Wesley Blakeslee; Kirk Seaman
Counsel/Defendant......... Pro se


Date...................... 03-03-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff  was stopped at light
on Gaither Rd. at Rt. 355 when Defendant rear-ended Plaintiff
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $3,007 (past meds); $0
for lost wages and non-economic)
Case Name................. Foster v. O'Toole                           
 Case Number............... CAL95-02555
Judge..................... Spellbring
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Perry Hilbert
Counsel/Defendant......... John Quagliato


Date...................... 03-04-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Commission decided
that left leg injury requiring surgical replacement, due to 10-15-1971
basketball (pro) injury to right leg which altered Claimant's gait,
was not causally related to the right leg injury.  Claimant appealed.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; jury found causal relation.
Case Name................. Tesvant v. Washington Hockey                
Case Number............... CAL96-04468
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Thomas Teodori
Counsel/Defendant......... Rona Finkelstein


Date...................... 03-04-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff while walking from
the parking lot of Greenway Shopping Center to the store, when she was
hit by Defendant
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Miller v. McKay                            
Case Number............... CAL95-03682
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Earl Smith
Counsel/Defendant......... Thomas Medford


Date...................... 03-04-97
Case Type................. Slip/fall; Plaintiff slipped and fell on
stairs of Defendant's rooming house on Gaither St., Temple Hills, due
to improperly maintained stairs and stairway.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Ward v. Williams                            
Case Number............... CAL94-10434
Judge..................... Martin
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Joseph Blaskow
Counsel/Defendant......... Catherine Collins


Date...................... 03-05-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Claimant appealed
finding of Commission that current disability due to auto accident was
not causally related to work related injury of 4-16-85.
Verdict................... For Claimant.
Case Name................. Jones v. Jaspers                            
Case Number............... CAL94-25411
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Robert Flack
Counsel/Defendant......... Michael Flynn


Date...................... 03-05-97
Case Type................. Premises Liability; Plaintiff's after
having told Defendant/landlord of problem, ceiling of apartment at
University Blvd. East, Silver Spring, fell, due to leak, and hit right
side of Plaintiff's head.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff.; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Akinwande v. Samuel                         
   Case Number............... CAL95-17746
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Mr. Link
Counsel/Defendant......... Jeffrey Seal


Date...................... 03-06-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; parties stipulated that on 12-5-89, Defendant rear-ended Plaintiff while stopped at a traffic light
on southbound Rt.301 at intersection with Rt.197.  Damages awarded at
trial: $123,140.26 total; including medical expenses= $2,090.26,
future medical expenses=$16,050, and future pain/suffering=$75,000;
although Plaintiff's expert testified: no opinion at to future medical
expenses.  Defendant appealed, although after remittitur motion,
judgment reduced to $75,140.26.  Court of Special Appeals held that
without expert testimony, jury could not award future medical
expenses, and that, at least in the circumstances of this case, it was
prejudicial error to allow the jury to consider future medical
expenses and ordered a new trial.
Verdict................... Settled.
Case Name................. Turner v. McCoil                            
Case Number............... CAL91-11711
Judge..................... Casula
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Michael Budow; Karen Kaludis; Brian Goodman
Counsel/Defendant......... David Hendricks


Date...................... 03-06-97
Case Type................. Discrimination, Various intentional torts;
Plaintiff was employee at Roy Rogers restaurant in Forestville, when
he was forced to twice undergo a strip search by store managers, who
accused him publicly of stealing money.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $476,188.00;
Discrimination:  $6,188 (lost wages); $100,000 (compensatory); 
Assault: $5,000 (compensatory); $5,000 (punitive); Battery:  $50,000
(compensatory) $10,000 (punitive); False arrest: $5,000
(compensatory); $10,000 (false imprisonment), $5,000 (punitive);
Intentional Infliction of emotional distress: $50,000, Punitive
damages: $100,000; Invasion of privacy: $70,000, Punitive damages:
$10,000; Negligent retention and supervision of employees: $20,000;
Slander: $30,000
Case Name................. Powers v. Howard Restaurants                
Case Number............... CAL94-24986
Judge..................... Casula
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Mary Ann Ryan
Counsel/Defendant......... Ex Parte


Date...................... 03-06-97
Case Type................. Slip/Fall; Plaintiff slipped and fell in
Defendant's store on Silver Hill Road, Forestville, on Pine Sol liquid
spilled onto aisle.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Light v. Shoppers Food                      
  Case Number............... CAL95-21293
Judge..................... R. Woods
Counsel/Plaintiff......... David Lamb
Counsel/Defendant......... Michael Broderick


Date...................... 03-07-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiffs were on median of
Rt. 202, near Rt. 50, Cheverly, when Defendant Yearwood's car,
westbound on 202, malfunctioned and struck median, forcing Plaintiffs
off of median into eastbound lane of 202, where and when Defendant
Tucker struck Plaintiffs.  Defendant Tucker was dismissed.  Plaintiffs
later amended and sued Defendant Yearwood's auto mechanic, Defendant
Andrews.  Defendant Yearwood and Defendant Andrews cross-claimed
against each other.  Later, Plaintiffs amended and sued Defendant
Johnson, actual mechanic, employee of Defendant Andrews.  Defendant
Yearwood and Defendant Johnson cross-claimed against each other.
Verdict................... For Plaintiffs against Defendant Johnson;
For Defendant Yearwood (as to Plaintiffs suit); For Defendant Yearwood
against Defendant Johnson (as to cross-claim); cross-claim of
Defendant Yearwood against Defendant Andrews and vice-versa: moot.
LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Cunningham v. Yearwood                      
  Case Number............... CAL94-24138
Judge..................... Krauser
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Craig Small
Counsel/Defendant......... David Applefield; Dotty Leonnig


Date...................... 03-07-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff alleged that
Defendant backed into Plaintiff while proceeding on Edmonston Rd.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Forte v. Oliver                            
Case Number............... CAL95-13297
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Joseph Carey
Counsel/Defendant......... Robert Hebb; Douglas Owens


Date...................... 03-07-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Claimant appealed
Commission finding of 25% disability of the whole body.
Verdict................... For Claimant; Jury found 100% disability of
the body.
Case Name................. Cotton v. People's Drug                     
   Case Number............... CAL96-08734
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Ed O'Connor
Counsel/Defendant......... Carman Martorana


Date...................... 03-10-97
Case Type................. Slip/Fall; Plaintiff slip and fall at
Carlton East Apartments, 9793 Goodluck Rd., Lanham on wet, cracked
defective stairs with inadequate lighting and no warning sign.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Simms v. Mid-American Management            
Case Number............... CAL94-01020
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Andrea Koyner
Counsel/Defendant......... Charles Ketterman; Troy Priest


Date...................... 03-10-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was southbound on
Ardmore-Ardwick Rd. passing through intersection with Brightseat Rd.,
when Defendant failed to obey stop sign and collided with Plaintiff
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for:  $16,945.17 (meds); $0
lost wages; $7,000 (non-economic); DAMAGES ONLY
Case Name................. Jones v. Thompson                           
 Case Number............... CAL95-00319
Judge..................... Perry
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Michael Gallavan
Counsel/Defendant......... Denyse Hamilton


Date...................... 03-11-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was eastbound on
Croom Rd., at or near intersection with Rt. 301, when Defendant,
westbound on Croom Rd., struck front driver's side of Plaintiff's car.
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Burke v. Plater                            
Case Number............... CAL94-12459
Judge..................... Krauser
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Thomas Farrington
Counsel/Defendant......... Christopher Dunn


Date...................... 03-12-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff Burnett was driving a
car with Plaintiffs McCallister's minor child as passenger westbound
on Brinkley Rd., at or near Fisher Rd., Temple Hills, when Defendant,
eastbound on Brinkley, crossed double yellow and hit Plaintiffs head
on.
Verdict................... For Plaintiffs McCallister for $16,427.16
(meds); $22,000 (non-economic); For Plaintiff Burnett for $6,071.51
(meds), $858 (lost wages); $12,500 (non-economic)
Case Name................. McCallister v. Robinson                     
   Case Number............... CAL94-19855
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Eric May
Counsel/Defendant......... G. Clifton Patterson, III


Date...................... 03-12-97
Case Type................. Dog bite; Plaintiff was attacked by two
dogs owned by Defendants at or near premises in Camp Springs
Verdict................... For Defendant Terry (on motion for judgment
granted); for Defendant Robinson; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Matthews v. Robinson and Terry              
  Case Number............... CAL95-23875
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... John Kearns
Counsel/Defendant......... Mark Rosasco


Date...................... 03-12-97
Case Type................. Medical Malpractice; Failure to diagnose
impending stroke
Verdict................... Settled.
Case Name................. MacMillan v. Weisher                        
Case Number............... CAL95-05060
Judge..................... Hotten
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Melissa Rhea
Counsel/Defendant......... Sharon Marcial; Lyn Malone


Date...................... 03-13-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was walking across
Central Ave. when Defendant struck her.
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Chandler v. Robinson                        
Case Number............... CAL95-21617
Judge..................... Tillerson-Adams
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Perry Hilbert, Jr.
Counsel/Defendant......... Paul Duffy


Date...................... 03-13-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was northbound Rt.1,
Richmond Highway, Fairfax, when she was rear-ended by Defendant
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Collis v. Liberti                           
 Case Number............... CAL94-07581
Judge..................... Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Richard Jaklitsch
Counsel/Defendant......... Richard McBurrows


Date...................... 03-17-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was southbound on New
Hampshire Ave. when Defendant  pulled out from a left turn lane and
caused Plaintiff to, in effort to avoid collision, strike a median and
overturn.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Alberto v. Sorto                            
Case Number............... CAL95-24277
Judge..................... Hotten
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Paul Weykamp
Counsel/Defendant......... George Meng


Date...................... 03-17-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff while on Woodyard
Rd., Clinton, attempted left turn on green arrow, when Defendant,
going opposite way on Woodyard Rd., struck Plaintiff
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Unmar v. Martin                            
Case Number............... CAL95-14604
Judge..................... Johnson
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Thomas Morrison
Counsel/Defendant......... Cyrus Picken


Date...................... 03-17-97
Case Type................. Real Property; Plaintiff allegedly needed
easement over Defendant's land.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $1,500.00.
Case Name................. WSSC v. Buck                            
Case Number............... CAL94-05888
Judge..................... Martin
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Claudia Koenig
Counsel/Defendant......... Defendant not present


Date...................... 03-19-97
Case Type................. Slip/fall; Plaintiff slipped and fell on
foreign substance in Defendant's Quonset Supper Club.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Cunningham v. Schwapp & Chu, Inc.           
 Case Number............... CAL94-16215
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Barry Kopit
Counsel/Defendant......... Robert Morgan


Date...................... 03-19-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was on Walker Mills
Rd., at or near intersection with Scott Key Dr., when she was struck
by phantom driver.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $90 (meds); $900 (lost
wages); $2,851.20 (non-economic)
Case Name................. Fogg v.Allstate                            
Case Number............... CAL95-09467
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Barry Wraga
Counsel/Defendant......... Paul Crawford


Date...................... 03-19-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Wrongful Death; Plaintiff 's
son was on bicycle northbound on 14th St., N.W., near intersection
with New York Ave., Washington, D.C., when Defendant, on motorcycle,
eastbound on New York Ave., struck Plaintiff's son.
Verdict................... For Defendant (Plaintiff contributorily
negligent).
Case Name................. Estate of Jensen v. Johnson                 
   Case Number............... CAL95-12357
Judge..................... Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... John Yannone
Counsel/Defendant......... Thomas McManus


Date...................... 03-19-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Claimant appealed
Commission findings that he was not entitled to temporary total
disability, apparently due to neck injury.
Verdict................... For Claimant; jury found neck injury
causally related to accidental injury, and Temporary Total Disability
benefits from August 1995 - September 1996
Case Name................. Elliot v. Marriott                          
  Case Number............... CAL95-26050
Judge..................... Tillerson-Adams
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Robert Flack
Counsel/Defendant......... William Kable


Date...................... 03-20-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was driving on I-95
near Forestville, when she was confronted by a section of a ventilator
duct, took evasive action and lost control.  Thereafter she brought
suit against Defendant, her insurer for uninsured motorist coverage.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Azeez v. USF&G                            
Case Number............... CAL95-07327
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... William Scanlon
Counsel/Defendant......... Lynn Angotti


Date...................... 03-20-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was northeastbound on
Rt.495 Langley Park exit ramp, approaching University Blvd. East, when
she was rear-ended by Defendant
Verdict................... For Defendant (no causation)
Case Name................. Butler-Sukul v. Tom                         
   Case Number............... CAL94-10259
Judge..................... Perry
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Robert Zakroff; Jeffrey Fenster
Counsel/Defendant......... Frank Ford


Date...................... 03-21-97
Case Type................. Slip/Fall; Plaintiff was, with assistance
of his cane, entering Defendant's store when, after placing cane on
floor mat, the mat slipped across slippery tile floor, causing him to
fall. 
Verdict................... For Plaintiff $20,320 (meds); $100,000
(non-economic)
Case Name................. Glascoe v. Shopper's Food                   
 Case Number............... CAL95-23166
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Vaugn Adams; Robert Bell
Counsel/Defendant......... Michael Broderick


Date...................... 03-21-97
Case Type................. Medical Malpractice; Plaintiff alleged
improper delivery  resulting in nerve and other damage to her
daughter's left arm.  Child's left shoulder became lodged in pubic
bone during delivery and fundal pressure was applied rather than pubic
pressure.
Verdict................... For Defendant.
Case Name................. England v. Sadler                           
 Case Number............... CAL95-12016
Judge..................... Platt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Kerry Staton
Counsel/Defendant......... Joseph Montedonico


Date...................... 03-25-97
Case Type................. Slip/fall; Plaintiff slipped and fell on
foreign substance on floor of Defendant's store.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Bowie v. Shoppers Food                      
  Case Number............... CAL95-17664
Judge..................... Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Steven Kane
Counsel/Defendant......... Michael Broderick


Date...................... 03-25-97
Case Type................. Battery, False arrest and imprisonment;
Plaintiff attempted to stop a fight at Holiday Inn in Greenbelt, when
he was battered and arrested by Police.
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. White v. Greenbelt Police Department        
Case Number............... CAL95-23204
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Michael Miller
Counsel/Defendant......... Robert Morgan; Benjamin Vaughan


Date...................... 03-27-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff was rear-ended by
Defendant on Branch Ave., Temple Hills.
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Keller v. McClure                           
 Case Number............... CAL96-02398
Judge..................... Chappelle
Counsel/Plaintiff......... George Petros
Counsel/Defendant......... Michael Sandul


Date...................... 03-27-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff  was on BW Parkway,
Laurel, when she slowed for traffic and was rear-ended by Defendant.
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $5,459.40 (meds);
$6,828.08 (lost wages); $8,000 (non-economic)
Case Name................. Horn v. Taylor                            
Case Number............... CAL94-14480
Judge..................... Platt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Ed Bou
Counsel/Defendant......... Paul Crawford


Date...................... 03-27-97
Case Type................. Negligence; Plaintiff, probably sometime in
September 1995, lost tip of finger when window in Defendant's rental
property came crashing down due to defective condition.
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Smith v. Colonel McKenney                   
 Case Number............... CAL96-05774
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Sam Serio
Counsel/Defendant......... Thomas Farrington


Date...................... 03-28-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff while eastbound on
Landover Rd, at or near intersection with Neighbor Lane, Cheverly,
Defendant was northbound on Neighbor Lane and improperly entered the
intersection (Plaintiff had green light) and caused collision.
Verdict................... For Defendant at to original claim; for
Defendant/Counter-Plaintiff as to counterclaim; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Chhan v. Robinson                           
 Case Number............... CAL96-02106
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Niti Crupiti; Thomas Plimpton
Counsel/Defendant......... James Sullivan; Jacob Kamerow


Date...................... 3-31-97
Case Type................. Slip and Fall
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY.
Case Name................. Tolbert v. M.S. Management                  
  Case Number............... CAL95-16969
Judge..................... Martin
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Erik Frye
Counsel/Defendant......... Neal Brown


Date...................... 4-1-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Litz v. Little
Case Number............... CAL93-18392
Judge..................... Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Andrew Alpert
Counsel/Defendant......... Francis Ford


Date...................... 4-3-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation
Verdict................... For Claimant; Case remanded to Commission
Case Name................. Jones v. Shopper's Food Warehouse
Case Number............... CAL95-25438
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Thomas Teodori
Counsel/Defendant......... David Godwin


Date...................... 4-7-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Lane change collision
Verdict................... Settled
Case Name................. Reid v. Geico
Case Number............... CAL94-26506
Judge..................... Krauser
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Paul Turkheimer
Counsel/Defendant......... Francis Ford


Date...................... 4-7-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff missed exit, backed
up and collided with Defendant
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Kainessi v. Bennett
Case Number............... CAL95-12017
Judge..................... Hotten
Counsel/Plaintiff......... James Foley; C. Japp
Counsel/Defendant......... Marcia Harmon


Date...................... 4-7-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Intersection collision
Verdict................... For Defendants; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Seka v. Perlstein and Casper
Case Number............... CAL96-00242
Judge..................... Casula
Counsel/Plaintiff......... M. Ford; Douglas R. Stephens
Counsel/Defendant......... Lisa Howie; Paul Duffy


Date...................... 4-8-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Defendant; jury found no phantom driver
Case Name................. Thomas v. Jones
Case Number............... CAL94-08675
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Michael Jacobs; Andrew Simon
Counsel/Defendant......... Suzanne Ingersoll Burrows


Date...................... 4-8-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $20,619.12= $290 (propery
damages); $3,317 (meds); $4,512.12 (lost wages) $12,500 (non-economic)
(demand was $16,500).
Case Name................. Heard v. Jones
Case Number............... CAL95-13342
Judge..................... Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... David Rees
Counsel/Defendant......... Richard McBurrows


Date...................... 4-8-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Left-hand turn collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Jones-Artis v. Hawkins
Case Number............... CAL91-13478
Judge..................... Melbourne
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Norman Schneider
Counsel/Defendant......... Paul Crawford


Date...................... 4-8-97
Case Type................. Negligence - Intentional Tort - Battery
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Biami v. Prince George's County
Case Number............... CAL95-14622
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Michael Maloney
Counsel/Defendant......... Andrew Murray, Rhonda Weaver


Date...................... 4-9-97
Case Type................. Contract
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $41,000 plus
approximately $7,000 pre-judgment interest.
Case Name................. Conroy Ballman v. DeCesaris
Case Number............... CAL93-20978
Judge..................... Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Mr. Conroy
Counsel/Defendant......... Ralph Powers


Date...................... 4-9-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY (Motion for
Judgment granted).
Case Name................. Gordon v. Gibson
Case Number............... CAL95-24472
Judge..................... Krauser
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Michael Colliton
Counsel/Defendant......... Paul Urey


Date...................... 4-9-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY (contributory
negligence)
Case Name................. Price v. Miller
Case Number............... CAL93-21147
Judge..................... Perry
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Mark Thompson
Counsel/Defendant......... Howard Simcox


Date...................... 4-9-97
Case Type................. Contract - lease
Verdict................... For Defendant/Tenant; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Mrs. Phillipines HME v. Derrico
Case Number............... CAL96-22600
Judge..................... Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Richard Basile
Counsel/Defendant......... Valerie Adams


Date...................... 4-16-97
Case Type................. Slip and Fall
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $106,000
Case Name................. Reid v. Pohanka
Case Number............... CAL92-15578
Judge..................... Perry
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Harvey Greenburg
Counsel/Defendant......... Patricia Thornton


Date...................... 4-16-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Vehicle hit child
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Porter v. Newberry
Case Number............... CAL95-04186
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Ed O'Hanlon
Counsel/Defendant......... Tom McManus


Date...................... 4-16-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Jones v. Fenwick
Case Number............... CAL95-22913
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Philip Guzman
Counsel/Defendant......... Thomas Medford


Date...................... 4-17-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; head on collision; Defendant
claims phantom caused him to cross lines
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; for 3rd party Defendant
(MAIF); LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Dorsey v. Kargbo
Case Number............... CAL95-08220
Judge..................... Platt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Barry Kopit
Counsel/Defendant......... John Quagliato; Jason Pardo


Date...................... 4-17-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Intersection collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $8,314.22=$6,310.22
(meds); $304 (lost wages); $1,700 (non-economic)
Case Name................. White v. Plitt
Case Number............... CAL95-26043
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Leslie Olivieri
Counsel/Defendant......... Mark Foley


Date...................... 4-17-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Righter v. Dawson
Case Number............... CAL95-03109
Judge..................... Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Newland Bush
Counsel/Defendant......... Sheila Robinson


Date...................... 4-17-97
Case Type................. Slip and Fall
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Chase v. Jackson Construction
Case Number............... CAL95-08938
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... David Rees
Counsel/Defendant......... Francis Lanasa


Date...................... 4-21-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Intersection collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $6,500
Case Name................. James v. Thomas
Case Number............... CAL94-18619
Judge..................... Melbourne
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Jay Goldman
Counsel/Defendant......... Anne Howard


Date...................... 4-21-97
Case Type................. Slip and Fall
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Lucas v. Condominium Venture
Case Number............... CAL95-25583
Judge..................... Krauser
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Steve Rohn
Counsel/Defendant......... David Ginsberg


Date...................... 4-21-97
Case Type................. Slip and Fall
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Blake v. Davco Restaurants
Case Number............... CAL95-18128
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Ronald Bergman
Counsel/Defendant......... Jo Cerniglia-Lowensen


Date...................... 4-22-97
Case Type................. Negligence; garage door pulled down on
Plaintiff's head.
Verdict................... Jury found Defendant negligent; Judgment
taken under advisement.
Case Name................. Whitehead v. Choporis
Case Number............... CAL95-22058
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Keith Watters
Counsel/Defendant......... Thomas Ryan


Date...................... 4-22-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Hagler v. Holmes
Case Number............... CAL95-15784
Judge..................... Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Jonathan Katz
Counsel/Defendant......... Andre Forte


Date...................... 4-22-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $15,000
Case Name................. Crenshaw v. Daniels
Case Number............... CAL93-10361
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Pro Se
Counsel/Defendant......... Joseph J. Mulhern


Date...................... 4-24-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Intersection collision
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Estes v. Satterfield
Case Number............... CAL93-10318
Judge..................... Perry
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Clifford Brown
Counsel/Defendant......... Jeff Seal, Mark Rosasco


Date...................... 4-28-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Lane change collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $17,000
Case Name................. Jones-Collins v. Asaka
Case Number............... CAL95-09424
Judge..................... Perry
Counsel/Plaintiff......... John Yannone; Steve Vinick
Counsel/Defendant......... Hans Phillips; Jill Cummins; Paul Urey


Date...................... 4-28-97
Case Type................. Negligence - wrongful eviction
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $16,500
Case Name................. Ford v. Monocle Management
Case Number............... CAL95-03721
Judge..................... Martin
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Anastasia Michaels
Counsel/Defendant......... Garrett Williams; Richard Schrager


Date...................... 4-29-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Volin v. Portnoy
Case Number............... CAL96-01854
Judge..................... Briscoe
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Justin Dross
Counsel/Defendant......... David Ginsburg


Date...................... 4-29-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Left-hand turn collision
Verdict................... Settled
Case Name................. Jones v. Poage
Case Number............... CAL92-19889
Judge..................... Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff......... M. Celeste Bruce
Counsel/Defendant......... Donald Ryder; Larry Strom


Date...................... 4-30-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Schultz v. Rehm, Cordle v. Rehm
Case Number............... CAL95-09518, CAL95-10144, Consolidated
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Jill Cummins; James Sullivan
Counsel/Defendant......... Paul Urey; Hans Phillips


Date...................... 4-30-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Left-hand turn collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for ZERO (0) damages (Jury
awarded zero)
Case Name................. Blanchard v.  Hare
Case Number............... CAL95-12769
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Harold Murnane
Counsel/Defendant......... John Dillion


Date...................... 4-30-97
Case Type................. Slip and Fall
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Pennell v. Curran
Case Number............... CAL95-18609
Judge..................... Johnson
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Richard Walsh
Counsel/Defendant......... Richard Schimmel


Date...................... 4-30-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Lane change collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Henderson v. Gardner
Case Number............... CAL95-00549
Judge..................... Perry
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Victoria Hoffman
Counsel/Defendant......... J. McCauley


Date...................... 4-30-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Defendant; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Unwandu v. Laprino Foods
Case Number............... CAL94-22349
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Keith Watters
Counsel/Defendant......... John Oliveri


Date...................... 4-30-97
Case Type................. Slip and Fall
Verdict................... For Plaintiff; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Tarrance v. Parkway Service Co.
Case Number............... CAL95-22322
Judge..................... Tillerson-Adams
Counsel/Plaintiff......... William Dawe
Counsel/Defendant......... Theresa Cummins


Date...................... 05-01-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... Mistrial
Case Name................. Meister v. Paasch
Case Number............... CAL96-094163
Judge..................... Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Benjamin Wolman, Lynae Turner
Counsel/Defendant......... Paul Turkheimer


Date...................... 05-01-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Child struck while on side of
road, about to cross
Verdict................... For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Baker v. Owens
Case Number............... CAL96-03489
Judge..................... Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Timothy Junkin
Counsel/Defendant......... George Meng


Date...................... 05-01-97
Case Type................. Premises liability
Verdict................... For Plaintiff - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Goble v. Augusta Properties
Case Number............... CAL95-05899
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Gabriel Christian
Counsel/Defendant......... Martin Cadogan


Date...................... 05-01-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Lancaster v. Dutta
Case Number............... CAL95-18051
Judge..................... Tillerson Adams
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Philip Murray
Counsel/Defendant......... James Sullivan


Date...................... 05-05-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiffs- Plaintiff 1: $10,000,
Plaintiff 2: $6,000 (both judgments entered pursuant to stipulation);
jury found regarding Plaintiff 1: $3,074.66 (meds): $2,302.60 (lost
wages); $9,650 (non-economic); Plaintiff 2: $1,773.51 (meds); $948.64
(lost wages); $5,300 (non-economic)
Case Name................. Coleman v. Dung; Donald v. Dung
Case Number............... CAL96-03829; CAL96-04529, Consolidated
Judge..................... Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Peter Chapin
Counsel/Defendant......... Jeff Seal


Date...................... 05-05-97
Case Type................. Contract
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for Breach of contract:
$271,000; Deceit: $51,000
Case Name................. Medical Diag. v. American Bio.
Case Number............... CAE94-02761
Judge..................... Casula
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Charles Tobin
Counsel/Defendant......... Melvin Bergman; Sandra Strebel


Date...................... 05-06-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Lane change collision
Verdict................... For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Lloyd v. White
Case Number............... CAL95-22059
Judge..................... Platt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Craig Small
Counsel/Defendant......... Cliff Patterson; Aileen Oliver


Date...................... 05-06-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; parking lot collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff:  $5,912 (meds), $203.15
(lost wages), $1,000 (non-economic)
Case Name................. Burch v. Deyarmin
Case Number............... CAL95-22912
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Erik Frye
Counsel/Defendant......... Giancarlo Ghiardi


Date...................... 05-06-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Left-hand turn collision
Verdict................... For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Wallach v. Board of Education
Case Number............... CAL89-04517
Judge..................... Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Thomas Walker
Counsel/Defendant......... Sheldon Gnatt


Date...................... 05-08-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff:  4228.32 (meds); $312 (lost
wages) $0 (non-economic)-DAMAGES ONLY
Case Name................. Brown v. Poindexter
Case Number............... CAL93-05304
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Benjamin Wolman; J. Hill
Counsel/Defendant......... Michael Sandul


Date...................... 05-08-97
Case Type................. Slip and Fall
Verdict................... For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Beasley v. Brown
Case Number............... CAL92-08135
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Mark Thompson
Counsel/Defendant......... Sanford Friedman


Date...................... 05-08-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Head-on collision; crossed line
Verdict................... For Plaintiff - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Cundiff v. Akpan
Case Number............... CAL96-03549
Judge..................... Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Greg Wilson
Counsel/Defendant......... Sheila Fleshman


Date...................... 05-12-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision - chain
reaction
Verdict................... For Plaintiffs - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Hernandez v. Butler; Butler v. Ahmed;
Wagner v. Zyla
Case Number............... CAL93-18393; CAL94-04204; CAL94-18067,
Consolidated
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... James Farmer; J. Kinnane; Erik Nyce
Counsel/Defendant......... Anne Howard; Mary Akerly; Rocco Nunzio


Date...................... 05-12-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; head-on collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff and Defendant State Farm -
LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Spicer v. Tate
Case Number............... CAL95-24840
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Jeffrey Ashin
Counsel/Defendant......... Tim Smith; Joe Mulhern


Date...................... 05-13-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Intersection collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff:  $750 (meds); $750
(non-ecomomic)
Case Name................. Coleman v. Marks
Case Number............... CAL95-14008
Judge..................... McKee
Counsel/Plaintiff......... William Haskell
Counsel/Defendant......... Suzanne Ingersoll Burrows


Date...................... 05-13-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiffs - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Holland v. Gunter; Vines v. Gunter,
Consolidated
Case Number............... CAL94-01099; CAL94-14311, Consolidated
Judge..................... Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Ed O'Connor; James Joyner
Counsel/Defendant......... Burt Zurer; Jim Lombardi


Date...................... 05-14-97
Case Type................. Contract
Verdict................... For Plaintiff for $12,323
Case Name................. Chaires v. Chevy Chase Savings
Case Number............... CAL95-08922
Judge..................... Perry
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Pro Se; Anne Dillard; Cyril Smith
Counsel/Defendant......... F. Robert Troll


Date...................... 05-14-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Permanent Partial
Disability
Verdict................... Jury found 45%
Case Name................. Chen v. Storage Tech
Case Number............... CAL96-08193
Judge..................... Krauser
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Benjamin Boscolo
Counsel/Defendant......... Thomas Wochok


Date...................... 05-14-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Intersection collision
Verdict................... Mistrial - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Lowe v. Board of Education
Case Number............... CAL95-13909
Judge..................... Melbourne
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Edward Bou
Counsel/Defendant......... Roger Thomas


Date...................... 05-15-97
Case Type................. Slip and Fall
Verdict................... For Plaintiff:  $34,467.74 (meds);
$1,174.76 (lost wages); $116,000 (non-economic)
Case Name................. Williams v. McDonalds
Case Number............... CAL95-14381
Judge..................... Martin
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Barry Leibowitz
Counsel/Defendant......... Charles Spigelman


Date...................... 05-15-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff (Motion for Judgment
Granted)- LIABILITY ONLY; 5-16-97: Jury verdict: $6,642.50 (meds);
$4,000 (non-economic)
Case Name................. Isler v. WMATA
Case Number............... CAL95-08254
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Joel Duboff
Counsel/Defendant......... Don Parker


Date...................... 05-20-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Contract -
indemnity/subrogation
Verdict................... For Plaintiff - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. State Farm v. Allstate
Case Number............... CAL93-21405
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Walter Gillcrist, Jr.
Counsel/Defendant......... Edward Brown


Date...................... 05-21-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Failure to yield right-of-way
collision
Verdict................... For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Thompson v. Tydings
Case Number............... CAL95-25501; CAL96-22215; CAL95-09901,
Consolidated
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Justin Dross; Joseph Carey; Ralph Powers;
Mike Epstein
Counsel/Defendant......... Frank Ford; Paul Leonard


Date...................... 05-21-97
Case Type................. Premises liability
Verdict................... For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Israel v. Spring Hill Lake Apartments
Case Number............... CAL95-15955
Judge..................... Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Sue Ann Lewis Armitage
Counsel/Defendant......... Melvin Wright; Stanley Klos


Date...................... 05-22-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Baskin v. Broadbent
Case Number............... CAL95-19903
Judge..................... Platt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Joel Finkelstein
Counsel/Defendant......... Chris Dunn


Date...................... 05-22-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff:  $12,781.56 (meds); $10,464
(lost wages); $7,000 (non-economic)
Case Name................. White v. Pennoyer
Case Number............... CAL95-18255
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Thomas Walker
Counsel/Defendant......... Howard Simcox


Date...................... 05-22-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Briden v. Harblin
Case Number............... CAL95-19388
Judge..................... Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Joseph Blaszkow
Counsel/Defendant......... Mark Rosasco


Date...................... 05-22-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Industrial loss of
use at issue
Verdict................... Jury found 25% (Commission: 50%?)
Case Name................. Flint v. Parecco
Case Number............... CAL96-09221
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Barry Chasen
Counsel/Defendant......... A. Paul Kaye


Date...................... 05-23-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Intersection collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff (and all cross-plaintiff's,
except one) -  LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Moore v. Anglin
Case Number............... CAL94-22726
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... John Hashim
Counsel/Defendant......... David Ginsburg; Terrence O'Connell


Date...................... 05-27-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. France v. King
Case Number............... CAL95-16039
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Stephen Markey
Counsel/Defendant......... Mark Foley; Patrick Jones


Date...................... 05-28-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Permanent Partial
Disability: 7%
For Claimant; jury found Permanent Partial Disability 25%
Verdict................... Lovelace v. Prince George's County
Case Name................. CAL96-09490
Case Number............... Platt
Judge..................... Barry Chasen
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Wendy Karpel
Counsel/Defendant......... 


Date...................... 05-28-97
Case Type................. Slip and Fall
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Bridges v. Safeway
Case Number............... CAL95-19007
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Brian Zapp
Counsel/Defendant......... Joseph Tauber


Date...................... 05-28-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Failure to yield right-of-way
collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Underwood v. Fox
Case Number............... CAL95-22264
Judge..................... McKee
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Steven Kane
Counsel/Defendant......... James Lombardi


Date...................... 05-28-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Rinkes v. Pickney
Case Number............... CAL95-20115
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Mike Rankin
Counsel/Defendant......... Thomas McManus; Timothy Smith


Date...................... 05-29-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff:  $4,553 (meds); $153.44
(lost wages); $5,260.80 (non-economic)
Case Name................. Ross v. Moro
Case Number............... CAL96-08238
Judge..................... Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Mary Jo Broussard
Counsel/Defendant......... Paul Duffy


Date...................... 05-29-97
Case Type................. Contract
Verdict................... For Defendant
Case Name................. Marco v. Caleb
Case Number............... CAL95-03325
Judge..................... Missouri
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Anthony Schmidt
Counsel/Defendant......... Harvey Storm


Date...................... 05-29-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Industrial loss of
use: 40%
Verdict................... For Claimant; jury found 75%
Case Name................. Cooper v. Redgate
Case Number............... CAL96-12259
Judge..................... Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Alan Gross
Counsel/Defendant......... Chris Costabile


Date...................... 05-29-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... For Plaintiff - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Gregory v. Winston
Case Number............... CAL95-00551
Judge..................... Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Ed Connor
Counsel/Defendant......... Richard McBurrows; William Zifchak


Date...................... 05-29-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; child pedestrian struck
Verdict................... For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Mills v. Hughes
Case Number............... CAL94-13633
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Laura Kane; E. John Domingues
Counsel/Defendant......... Michael Budow


Date...................... 6-2-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Collision in parking lot
Verdict................... Plaintiff for medical expenses: $2,294.39
(represents ½ of medical expenses incurred)
Case Name................. Henry v. Allstate
Case Number............... CAL95-07332
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... William Scanlon
Counsel/Defendant......... Sheila Fleshman


Date...................... 6-3-97
Case Type................. Intentional Tort - Assault and Battery
Verdict................... Plaintiff for $50.00
Case Name................. Edwards v. City of Greenbelt
Case Number............... CAL95-23857
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... J. Downey; J. Watson; John Middleton
Counsel/Defendant......... Robert Morgan


Date...................... 6-3-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision - chain
reaction
Verdict................... Plaintiff against Defendant 1 - first in
chain; LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Chalmers v. Majmuda
Case Number............... CAL95-04292
Judge..................... Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff......... James Williams
Counsel/Defendant......... Thomas Talbott; Walter Gilcrist; Harold
Bergin


Date...................... 6-3-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Industrial loss of
use at issue; Commission found 40% loss of use of left lower
extremity; 35% permanent partial disability of lower back; 16%
preexisting
Verdict................... Employer; jury found 40% loss of use of
left lower extremity, 35% loss of use of body as a whole - 16%
preexisting
Case Name................. Reed v. Building Maintenance
Case Number............... CAL96-05961
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Benjamin Boscolo
Counsel/Defendant......... Barbara Zerolnick; Edward Goldsmith


Date...................... 6-4-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision; Soft Tissue
Verdict................... Defendant on motion for judgment -
LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Bolden v. Mortfield
Case Number............... CAL96-01573
Judge..................... McKee
Counsel/Plaintiff......... James Joyner
Counsel/Defendant......... Aileen Oliver


Date...................... 6-4-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; accidental injury at
issue
Verdict................... Claimant; jury found accidental injury
Case Name................. Fitchett v. Facilities Management Co.
Case Number............... CAL95-25053
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Barry Chasen
Counsel/Defendant......... David Batten


Date...................... 6-5-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Intersection collision
Verdict................... Plaintiff 1 (Driver) for $3,524.55 (meds);
$360 (lost wages); $10,000 (non-economic); Plaintiff 2   (Passenger)
for $6,844.68 (meds); $477 (lost wages); $20,000 (non-economic)
Case Name................. Moran v. Hollaway
Case Number............... CAL94-25698
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Karl Goodman
Counsel/Defendant......... Michael Sandul; Harold Bergin


Date...................... 6-5-97
Case Type................. Slip and Fall
Verdict................... Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Carter v. Prince George's County
Case Number............... CAL95-19955
Judge..................... Platt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Dana Dembrow
Counsel/Defendant......... Crystal Mittelstaedt


Date...................... 6-5-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; employee status at
issue
Verdict................... Defendant; jury found employee to be
"casual employee" (per verdict sheet)
Case Name................. Holiman v. Globe Restoration
Case Number............... CAL96-06116
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Douglas Allston
Counsel/Defendant......... James Himes; William Sockwood


Date...................... 6-8-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Plaintiff not belted in and
fell out; Soft Tissue
Verdict................... Defendant
Case Name................. Richardson v. Wheel Chair Mobile
Case Number............... CAL95-18513
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Craig Tinsky; Jonathan Daley
Counsel/Defendant......... Chris Costabile


Date...................... 6-9-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Crossed center line; Soft
tissue
Verdict................... Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Ibezemako v. WMATA
Case Number............... CAL96-04523
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Mike Keating
Counsel/Defendant......... Lisa Fentress


Date...................... 6-9-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; temporary total
disability at issue; Commission found none
Verdict................... Employer; Commission affirmed
Case Name................. Smith v. Prince George's County Schools
Case Number............... CAL96-12047
Judge..................... Casula
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Leonard Ralston
Counsel/Defendant......... Wanda Caporaletti


Date...................... 6-10-97
Case Type................. Premises liability; joint/knee injury
Verdict................... Defendant
Case Name................. Ross v. Sahin
Case Number............... CAL 96-03349
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Robert King
Counsel/Defendant......... Jeff Seal


Date...................... 6-11-97
Case Type................. Slip and Fall; Soft tissue
Verdict................... Plaintiff - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Weaver v. Shelter Properties
Case Number............... CAL96-04888
Judge..................... Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff......... W. Barry Wraga
Counsel/Defendant......... Richard Schrager


Date...................... 6-11-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... Defendant - DAMAGES ONLY - Jury awarded
zero (0)
Case Name................. Ferebee v. Fennell
Case Number............... CAL93-08451
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... John Kearns
Counsel/Defendant......... James Livio


Date...................... 6-13-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; Avascular necrosis
of right knee and bursitis of trochanter: causal relationship to
accidental injury issue
Verdict................... Claimant; jury affirmed Commission; each
injury causally related
Case Name................. Shepherd v. Columbia Construction
Case Number............... CAL96-17936
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Thomas Theodori
Counsel/Defendant......... Anthony Ventre


Date...................... 6-17-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Collision in parking lot, also
assault and battery; alleged $50,000 in damages
Verdict................... Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Griffin v. Davis
Case Number............... CAL95-02930
Judge..................... Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Wendy Cartwright
Counsel/Defendant......... Cliff Patterson


Date...................... 6-16-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Pedestrian hit; Soft Tissue
Verdict................... Defendant (motion for judgment regarding
contributory negligence granted) - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Brown v. Meadows
Case Number............... CAL96-00646
Judge..................... Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff......... D'Ana Johnson
Counsel/Defendant......... Connie Lynch


Date...................... 6-17-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; neck injury: Issue: 
Was injury causally related to accidental injury?
Verdict................... Claimant; jury found injury casually
related to accidental injury reversed Commission
Case Name................. Murray v. Futrell
Case Number............... CAL96-18827
Judge..................... Casula
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Barry Chasen
Counsel/Defendant......... Anthony Dwyer


Date...................... 6-18-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Assault and Battery, false
arrest, malicious prosecution; Soft Tissue
Verdict................... Plaintiff for Assault and Battery: $1,250;
Malicious Prosecution: $0; Defendant for false arrest
Case Name................. Brock v. Southern Management
Case Number............... CAL90-21997
Judge..................... Perry
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Jim Hopewell
Counsel/Defendant......... Maureen Delaney


Date...................... 6-18-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision; Soft Tissue
- joint/shoulder
Verdict................... Plaintiff for $5,567.51 (meds); 41,234.96
(lost wages); $1,000 (non-economic)
Case Name................. Shepherd v. Withers
Case Number............... CAL95-01983
Judge..................... Femia
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Jerome Kuta
Counsel/Defendant......... Gabriella Tornatore


Date...................... 6-18-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision
Verdict................... Plaintiff - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Pitt v. Sanford
Case Number............... CAL95-20226
Judge..................... Adams
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Erik Frye
Counsel/Defendant......... Mary Akerley


Date...................... 6-19-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Left-hand turn collision
Verdict................... Plaintiff for $14,000 (meds); $17,500 (lost
wages); $12,500 (non-economic); Damages alleged: $21,500.00 -
herniated disc (extensive therapy)
Case Name................. Holloway v. Tito
Case Number............... CAL95-02848
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Randall Craig
Counsel/Defendant......... Jeff Seal


Date...................... 6-19-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision; Herniated
disc
Verdict................... Plaintiff for $7,000
Case Name................. Nye v. Quetot
Case Number............... CAL94-01415
Judge..................... Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Richard Jaklitsch
Counsel/Defendant......... Jim Bucher; Jill Cummings; Mr. Hetherington


Date...................... 6-19-97
Case Type................. Intentional Tort; Assault and Battery.  In
March of 1996, jury found Defendant police officer liable; Damages
alleged: Broken arm, ulcer, drug and alcohol abuse
Verdict................... Plaintiff for $21,000 (meds for broken
arm); $58,000 (Ulcer); $750 (attorney fees in criminal action);
$40,000 (non-economic loss (broken arm)); $11,700 (ulcer) $0
(alcohol/drug abuse); $30,000 (punitive damages) DAMAGES ONLY CASE
Case Name................. Silvers v. Prince George's County
Case Number............... CAL96-05746
Judge..................... Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Sam Shapiro
Counsel/Defendant......... Laura Guinn


Date...................... 6-19-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Intersection collision; Medical
Damages alleged: $3,720.00
Verdict................... Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Jaramillo v. Vinson
Case Number............... CAL95-12293
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Eric Slatkin
Counsel/Defendant......... Robin Kessler


Date...................... 6-20-97
Case Type................. Slander; Teamsters election at issue
Verdict................... Plaintiff and Counter-Plaintiff for $1.00
each; For pro se Defendant (for costs)
Case Name................. Feaster v. Lark
Case Number............... CAL94-15204
Judge..................... Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Tim Maloney
Counsel/Defendant......... Lon Engel


Date...................... 6-21-97
Case Type................. Worker's Compensation; percentage of
permanent partial disability (PPD) to whole body at issue; accidental
injury resulted in neck, left shoulder, left leg/knee and right ankle
injuries.  Commission found 25% PPD-15% from accident, 10%
pre-existing
Verdict................... Claimant; jury found 33% PPD from injuries
(neck, etc.); 22% due to accidental injury
Case Name................. Harris v. Bayside Cleaners
Case Number............... CAL96-14291
Judge..................... Krauser
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Michael DeGeorge
Counsel/Defendant......... Tom Teodori


Date...................... 6-23-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision; Surgery
Verdict................... Plaintiff for $12,000 (meds); $4,000 (lost
wages); $4,000 (non-economic)
Case Name................. De La Cruz v. Diaz
Case Number............... CAL94-19449
Judge..................... Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Joseph Trepel
Counsel/Defendant......... James Lombardi


Date...................... 6-23-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision; Soft
tissue, head injury
Verdict................... Plaintiff: Plaintiff's Motion for judgment
granted; sent to jury regarding contributory negligence; jury found
none - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Taylor v. Garner
Case Number............... CAL95-20658 
Judge..................... Spellbring
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Robert Short; Richard Corcoran
Counsel/Defendant......... Thomas McManus


Date...................... 6-24-97
Case Type................. Slip and Fall; Torn Meniscus, surgery,
$11,000.00 in medicals
Verdict................... Defendant (contributory negligence) -
LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Skipwith v. National Tire
Case Number............... CAL95-08378
Judge..................... Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Edward Pinder
Counsel/Defendant......... Thomas Doran


Date...................... 6-24-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Crossed center line; Soft
tissue, broken bones
Verdict................... Plaintiff - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Savage v. Harris
Case Number............... CAL95-25216
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Ira Sherman
Counsel/Defendant......... George Meng


Date...................... 6-25-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Rear-end collision; Soft tissue
Verdict................... Plaintiff for $600 (meds); $2,000
(non-economic)
Case Name................. Goodwin v. Ellis
Case Number............... CAL95-19693
Judge..................... Johnson
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Hugh Donovan
Counsel/Defendant......... James Bucher


Date...................... 6-25-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; stopped car struck by car
making left turn in front; $1,888.00 in medicals, $4,000.00 property
damage
Verdict................... Plaintiff - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name................. Williams v. Delatticoudere
Case Number............... CAL96-05890
Judge..................... Casula
Counsel/Plaintiff......... William Thrush
Counsel/Defendant......... William Flood
Date...................... 6-26-97
Case Type................. Contract; Wrongful termination -
retaliation for filing compensation claim
Verdict................... Plaintiff for $42,495 (lost wages)
Case Name................. Green v. Dyna Corporation
Case Number............... CAL93-18607
Judge..................... Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Robert Samet
Counsel/Defendant......... Robert Selzer


Date...................... 6-26-97
Case Type................. Motor Tort; Head on collision, crossed
lines; Damages: Meds Alleged: $4,400.00
Verdict................... Plaintiff for $4,340.57 (meds); $400 (lost
wages); $20,000 (non-economic); $3,180 (property)
Case Name................. Chavez v. Howard
Case Number............... CAL95-13414
Judge..................... Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff......... Howard Cheris
Counsel/Defendant......... Chuck Wilson, III; Greg Wilson

Date........................7-7-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Left-hand turn collision; Soft
Tissue - Plaintiff Martin: Medical expenses alleged: $2,000.00+;
Plaintiff Mason: Medical expenses alleged: $4,000.00+
Verdict....................For Plaintiff Mason (passenger) and
Defendant Stevens (left-hand turner) against Plaintiff/Defendant
Martin (driver with Mason) - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Mason v. Martin and Stevens; Martin v. Stevens,
Consolidated  
Case Number..........CAL95-18628; CAL95-18066, Consolidated
Judge.......................Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Shannon Colvin; J. Burkhardt
Counsel/Defendant..G. Arthur Robbins; Megan Chung; James Sullivan

Date........................7-7-97
Case Type...............Slip and Fall; Broken bone(s)
Verdict....................For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Purdy v. Ferrante Bros.   
Case Number..........CAL96-09764
Judge.......................Femia
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Michael Schreyer
Counsel/Defendant..Timothy Altemus

Date........................7-7-97
Case Type...............Contract
Verdict....................For Plaintiff for compensatory damages:
$55,400.00; consequential damages: $200,400.00 + attorney fees;
attorney's fees later stricken by the Court sua sponte
Case Name..............Parker v. Windmill Square   
Case Number..........CAL95-18353
Judge.......................Martin
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Wayne Scriven
Counsel/Defendant..Adelisia Williams

Date........................7-8-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Rear-end collision; Soft tissue
Verdict....................For Plaintiff for $5,169.17 (meds);
$1,072.44 (lost wages); $3,900.32 (non-economic)
Case Name..............Offut v. Kargbo   
Case Number..........CAL95-10358
Judge.......................Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Marvin Liss
Counsel/Defendant..James Lombardi

Date........................7-8-97
Case Type...............Worker's Compensation; Extent of disability
and causation
Verdict....................For Employer/Appellee
Case Name..............Defeo v. High Standard Roofing   
Case Number..........CAL95-24802
Judge.......................Femia
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Jodi Blecker
Counsel/Defendant..Arthur Luzarraga

Date........................7-8-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Intersection collision; Soft
tissue; tried as to liability only on 4-18-96, verdict for Plaintiff
Verdict....................For Plaintiff for $2,940.67 (meds); $300
(non-economic)-DAMAGES ONLY
Case Name..............Dadson v. Hodges   
Case Number..........CAL94-12995
Judge.......................Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Michael Keating
Counsel/Defendant..Stephen Williams

Date........................7-9-97
Case Type...............Worker's Compensation; accidental injury at
issue
Verdict....................For Employer; jury found no accidental
injury
Case Name..............Weiss Markets v. Maness   
Case Number..........CAL96-16563
Judge.......................Mason
Counsel/Plaintiff.....George Bendos; George Barrett
Counsel/Defendant..Richard Sargent

Date........................7-9-97
Case Type...............Intentional Tort; Assault and Battery;
Psychological damages
Verdict....................For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Gates v. Prince George's Co. Bd. of Ed.   
Case Number..........CAL95-25300
Judge.......................Perry
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Leonard Tober
Counsel/Defendant..Roger Thomas

Date........................7-9-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Failure to yield right-of-way
collision; Soft Tissue
Verdict....................For Plaintiff (listed as Plaintiff's
verdict on docket; actually jury found that Defendants were no the
proximate cause of collision)
Case Name..............Cosby v. Alston   
Case Number..........CAL95-14744
Judge.......................Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff.....William Dawe
Counsel/Defendant..Don Parker; Paul Urey

Date........................7-9-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Lane change collision; Soft tissue
Verdict....................For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Faulkner v. Lykes Transport   
Case Number..........CAL96-05743
Judge.......................Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Craig Rosenstein
Counsel/Defendant..Douglas Scheller; Gary Milne

Date........................7-9-97
Case Type...............Worker's Compensation; Industrial loss of use
at issue; Commission found 40%
Verdict....................For Claimant; jury found 50%
Case Name..............Blankenship v. Queen's Chapel   
Case Number..........CAL96-17337
Judge.......................Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Benjamin Boscolo
Counsel/Defendant..Dane Ruttum

Date........................7-9-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Rear-end collision; Approximately
$4,500 in medical damages alleged
Verdict....................For Defendant
Case Name..............Marsh v. Moorman   
Case Number..........CAL95-09898
Judge.......................Krauser
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Herbert Levenstein
Counsel/Defendant..Jordan Jones

Date........................7-10-97
Case Type...............Intentional Tort; Assault, Battery, 
intentional infliction of emotional distress; Soft tissue
Verdict....................For Plaintiff for $75,000 (compensatory);
$300,000 (punitive)
Case Name..............Snell v. Omega Psi Phi   
Case Number..........CAL 95-14509
Judge.......................Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Douglas Fierberg
Counsel/Defendant..John London Clark, Jr.

Date........................7-10-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Rear-end collision; Soft-tissue
Verdict....................Mistrial - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Bell v. Williams   
Case Number..........CAL95-25580
Judge.......................Femia
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Tao Sim
Counsel/Defendant..David Rubino

Date........................7-10-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Multi-car collision: lane change,
rear-end; phantom vehicle; Soft-tissue
Verdict....................For Plaintiff against Defendant who changed
lanes; no phantom vehicle - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Smith v. Tucker   
Case Number..........CAL95-05252
Judge.......................Nichols
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Donna Henderson
Counsel/Defendant..Cyrus Picken; Joel Shoap; John Bell; Marcia Harmon

Date........................7-15-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Left-hand turn collision; Soft
tissue, property damage
Verdict....................For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Kendrick v. Robinson   
Case Number..........CAL94-09419
Judge.......................Tillerson Adams
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Edwin Harvey; Connie Lynch
Counsel/Defendant..Michael Maloney

Date........................7-16-97
Case Type...............Contract; Attorney conflict of interest in
corporate buy/sell agreement representation
Verdict....................For Defendant (defense motion for judgment
granted) - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Pritchett v. Jacob   
Case Number..........CAL93-17029
Judge.......................Spellbring
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Richard McGill
Counsel/Defendant..S. Todd-Willson; Terri Goldberg

Date........................7-16-97
Case Type...............Slip and Fall (snow and ice); Badly broken
ankle
Verdict....................For Plaintiff  for $12,605.45 (meds);
$8,482.92 (lost wages); $129,000 (non-economic); $10,000 (loss of
consortium)
Case Name..............Glover v. HS Management   
Case Number..........CAL95-24589
Judge.......................Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Gerald Holtz
Counsel/Defendant..Richard Schrager; Garrett Williams

Date........................7-16-97
Case Type...............Worker's Compensation; Permanent Disability at
issue
Verdict....................For Claimant; jury found greater disability
than commission
Case Name..............SIF v. Askew   
Case Number..........CAL96-14376
Judge.......................Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Elizabeth Tockman
Counsel/Defendant..John Calabrese; Marvin Anderson

Date........................7-16-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Rear-end collision - Multi-car
chain reaction; Soft tissue
Verdict....................For Plaintiffs against the party who was at
head of chain - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Mayo v. Cofoni, Gelasno v. Cofoni   
Case Number..........CAL93-15878, CAL95-04625, Consolidated
Judge.......................Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Steven Rosen; 
Counsel/Defendant..John Smallwood; Timothy Smith; William Zifchak;
Michael Broderick

Date........................7-17-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Intersection collision; Soft
Tissue
Verdict....................For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Lyon-Bailey v. Montgomery; Montgomery v. Lyon-Bailey   
Case Number..........CAL96-04531; CAL96-10493, Consolidated
Judge.......................Sothoron
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Nicholas Capousi; Ben Wolman
Counsel/Defendant..Rhonda Weaver; Jonathan Clark

Date........................7-21-97
Case Type...............Slip and Fall on city sidewalk; Broken tibia
Verdict....................For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Blankenship v. City of Hyattsville   
Case Number..........CAL96-09680
Judge.......................Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Benjamin Boscolo
Counsel/Defendant..Samuel Israel

Date........................7-21-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Left-hand turn collision; Soft
Tissue, Nervous system
Verdict....................For Plaintiff - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Crymes v. Carrington   
Case Number..........CAL95-16730
Judge.......................Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Dane Ruttum
Counsel/Defendant..B. Mayo Robertson

Date........................7-21-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Rear-end collision; Soft Tissue
Verdict....................For Defendant (contributory negligence by
Plaintiff) - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Jackson v. Kim   
Case Number..........CAL96-04129
Judge.......................Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Leonard Rosenberg
Counsel/Defendant..Alan Siciliano

Date........................7-22-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Left-hand turn collision; Soft
Tissue
Verdict....................For Defendant - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Canales v. Hardwick   
Case Number..........CAL94-08658
Judge.......................Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Phillip Murray
Counsel/Defendant..Joseph Mulhern; Pro se Third Party Defendant

Date........................7-22-97
Case Type...............Worker's Compensation; Commission found no
accidental injury
Verdict....................For Claimant; jury found accidental injury
Case Name..............Bunch v. TJB Inc.   
Case Number..........CAL96-17166
Judge.......................Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Barry Chasen
Counsel/Defendant..Leslie Davis

Date........................7-22-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Lane change collision; Soft tissue
Verdict....................For Plaintiff - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Randolph v. Kim   
Case Number..........CAL92-02628
Judge.......................Rymer
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Samuel Lowe
Counsel/Defendant..Jeff Seal

Date........................7-22-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; wrongful death of Plaintiff's wife
Verdict....................For Plaintiff for $140,000
Case Name..............Myers v. Hampton   
Case Number..........CAL95-25832
Judge.......................Johnson
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Jonathan Dailey; Paul Urey III
Counsel/Defendant..Frank Ford; James Cagley

Date........................7-22-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Rear-end collision; uninsured
motorist; Soft tissue
Verdict....................For Plaintiff for Medical expenses: $2,671;
Lost wage: $444; Non-economic losses: $1,200
Case Name..............Newman v. Kirby and GEICO   
Case Number..........CAL96-11984
Judge.......................Platt
Counsel/Plaintiff.....James Linsao
Counsel/Defendant..Burt Zurer; Defendant Kirby (pro se)

Date........................7-23-97
Case Type...............Intentional Tort; Assault and battery, false
imprisonment, malicious prosecution; Soft tissue; circa 6-18-97, jury
found for Plaintiff for $1,250 for assault and battery and zero (0)
for malicious prosecution; found for Defendant for false imprisonment. 
7-23-97 proceeding set for punitive damages trial.
Verdict....................Mistrial (Deadlock)
Case Name..............Brock v. Southern Management   
Case Number..........CAL90-21997
Judge.......................Perry
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Jim Hopewell
Counsel/Defendant..Maureen Delaney

Date........................7-23-97
Case Type...............Medical Malpractice; failure to properly treat
pancreaitis
Verdict....................For Defendant
Case Name..............Sanford v. Battle   
Case Number..........CAL96-02207
Judge.......................Ahalt
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Paul Levy, Keith Rosenberg
Counsel/Defendant..Robert Maynard

Date........................7-24-97
Case Type...............Worker's Compensation; Commission added 5% to
40% disability.  Claimant appealed
Verdict....................For Claimant; jury found 60% (gave 20%
more)
Case Name..............Garrett v. Wilson   
Case Number..........CAL95-26380
Judge.......................Shepherd
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Craig Rosenstein
Counsel/Defendant..Beth Gasiorowski

Date........................7-24-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; intersection collision; Soft
Tissue
Verdict....................For Plaintiff for $12,607.75 (Liability
conceded)
Case Name..............Simms v. Truck Tire   
Case Number..........CAL95-13391
Judge.......................Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Robert Wilson
Counsel/Defendant..Jo Anne Dicus

Date........................7-24-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Lane change collision; Soft tissue
Verdict....................For Plaintiff - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Oshin v. Slaughter   
Case Number..........CAL95-22640
Judge.......................Ahalt and Nolan
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Don Ansell
Counsel/Defendant..Jeff Seal

Date........................7-25-97
Case Type...............Motor Tort; Chain collision
Verdict....................For Plaintiff (second car in chain, only
car that won) - LIABILITY ONLY
Case Name..............Callahan v. Dantely, Dantley v. Callahan,
Nativity v. Dantley
Case Number..........CAL95-23747, CAL96-01920, CAL96-16469,
Consolidated
Judge.......................Smith
Counsel/Plaintiff.....Peter Chaplin; William Askenazi; Keith Kauffman;

Counsel/Defendant..Bradford Barneys; Anne K. Howard; Walter Gilcrist;
Suzanne Ingersoll Burrows; Mark McCoy



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