Slap Tear Verdict
Dold v. Pearmine, Multnomah County Case No. 1309-13045
Plaintiff Dold alleged that he was driving west on Burnside when he approached the intersection of Burnside and Skyline. Defendant Pearmine failed to yield the right of way and turned left from Skyline onto Burnside directly into plaintiff’s car causing a collision. Plaintiff claimed right shoulder injuries including a SLAP tear. He sought medical bills and wage losses totaling $46,627.50 and non-economic damages of $300,000.
Defendant Pearmine admitted fault, causation and that the medical bills alleged were reasonable and necessary. She only disputed the amount of non-economic damages.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – David Park
Defense Counsel – Tyler Staggs
Verdict – $76,670.50
Date – October 31, 2014November 17, 2014