A Queens jury last week awarded $825,000 to a woman who slipped in an Elmont, Long Island supermarket.
Enne Moore claimed she slipped on ice cream in a Gouz Produce Co., at 1717 Dutch Broadway in Nassau County. She claimed she suffered a herniated disk in a back.
The entire award, in a trial presided over by Civil Court Judge John Milano, was for pain and suffering, according to plaintiff's counsel Rosenberg, Minc, and Armstrong; Alexander V. Sansone, of Manhattan's Hogan, Jones and Parisi represented the store.
Our client, a 5-year-old patient, receives almost $8 million in compensation from an NYC hospital in a medical malpractice claim won by Rosenberg, Minc, Falkoff & Wolf. Representing the injured child with his team of legal and medical experts, Daniel Minc said, "It was great day for the family."
The case involved negligent care on the part of the hospital pediatric intensive care unit for failing to observe bleeding from a simple biopsy wound which caused neurological damage.
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