After 16 years on the bench, Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Judge Annette M. Rizzo is set to leave the court to work in alternative dispute resolution.
The wife of a man who was killed in a collision with a drunken driver has been awarded $2.5 million in her dram shop case by a Perry County jury.
The brother of a deceased, mentally disabled man has reached a settlement with the owner and operator of the group home where the man was a resident.
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In re Scarpelli, PICS Case No. 14-1836 (Pa. Super. Nov. 7, 2014) (memorandum) Jenkins, J. (10 pages).
Incapacity • Guardianship • Non-Related Guardian • Best Interests of the Incapacitated Person
Dey v. Wilderman, PICS Case No. 14-1834 (Pa. Super. Nov. 6, 2014) (memorandum) Platt, J. (20 pages).
Directed Verdict • Party Serving As Expert • Late Production of Expert Report • Exclusion of References to Medical Evaluation
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