Case Results

Premises Liability Defense

Nursing home summary judgment. TMS obtained summary judgment in Jefferson County in a premises liability case against a nursing home. TMS successfully argued that a fall was the result of natural outdoor hazard.

Illinois summary judgment for mall retailer. Plaintiff filed a wrongful death case in Chicago, alleging that the decedent was killed during HVAC repair work for a major retailer at a mall. TMS obtained summary judgment on the grounds that the accident occurred in a common area under the control of the mall owner.

Defense verdict in chemical explosion case. Plaintiff sued a major Fortune 10 company in Jefferson County, alleging that negligent supervision following a chemical explosion caused severe lung damage with a terminal prognosis. TMS obtained a defense verdict.