Do not let this happen to your client. Even better, try to spot these clients before you put the case into suit. In the four paragraph of this post, I write about how I thought this was about to happen to me in a mediation and it ended up just underscoring how honest my client was.
Consumers are suing Skechers for injuries allegedly sustained while wearing Shape-up sneakers–you know, the shoes that promise to tone your legs. HT: Overlawyered.
A Virginia judge has almost halved the verdict handed to a man whose wife was killed by a concrete truck, calling the amount “grossly disproportionate.” Side note: both the client and the lawyer will be sanctioned for withholding evidence–the information on the client’s Facebook account.