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Product Liability

Olivet Nazarene v. Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

12/01/1995
Client:

Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

Outcome:

Defense Verdict

Synopsis:

A 20-year-old college student received severe closed head injuries, three students were killed and three other students were less severely injured when a van rolled over in a high speed accident. All passengers were ejected from the van.

Plaintiffs alleged that the vehicle was unreasonably dangerous due to its alleged rollover propensities and inherent instability.

Plaintiffs sought $6 million. The jury returned a defense verdict.