21 Jan Anonymous Plaintiff v. Anonymous Defendant
Case settled during trial in Feb 2015 for $1,630,287.83. Case involved an individual defendant who consumed excessive alcohol and then left a lakeside restaurant operating a boat with 5 passengers. His boat collided with another boat on Lake Martin and a 13 year old boy was thrown from boat, and was seriously injured when one of the involved boat’s propellers nearly severed his arm. Defendants were boat operator, operator’s law firm that owned boat and restaurant that over served alcohol to boat driver. Boat driver’s alcohol level was obtained from hospital records due to his own injuries.