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Tennessean Article: Tort Reform

March 12, 2009 12:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Public misconception about McDonalds Hot Coffee Lawsuit, tort reform, and attorney David Randolph Smith’s lawsuit challenging constitutionality of caps on non-economic damages in personal injury cases published in last weekend’s Tennessean Article: “…In Tennessee, plaintiffs cannot recover more than $750,000...

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Chevron v. Donzinger: RICO & Abortion

May 13, 1999 12:19 pm Published by

The Second Circuit Court of Appeals will take up many issues in the fascinating case of Chevron v. Donzinger. You may recall this case arose from a massive oil spill in Ecuador and a multibillion judgment against Chevron that, Chevron...

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Power Morcellation Surgery & Cancer Lawsuits

May 13, 1999 12:19 pm Published by

David Randolph Smith & Associates is currently investigating legal claims involving women who have received a diagnosis for cancer after undergoing a hysterectomy or fibroid removal surgery. Power morcellators, first approved in the mid-1990s, are widely used in minimally invasive...

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Jessica Campos, pictured with her child, was killed in the police chase.

Firm Files Police Chase Lawsuit

May 13, 1999 12:19 pm Published by

On August 18, 2016, our firm filed a police chase lawsuit on behalf of Ms. Katrina Sadler.  This suit arises out of a deadly police chase that occurred on June 24, 2016, in Rutherford County, Tennessee. The chase involved multiple...

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