Top Three Nuclear Verdicts™ in California In 2021

  Three verdicts have exceeded a gross verdict or award of $1.5 million in 2021.i The following article explores these three Nuclear Verdicts™ and what can be done to avoid the nuclear nature of these verdicts.   A. The Top Three Verdicts 1.  February 10, 2021: Bench Trial of Motorcycle vs. Vehicle Accident – $23,720,996

Giacalone v. MedicWest Ambulance, Inc. – A Nuclear Verdict in Nevada

In April of 2021, the Eighth Judicial District of Nevada conducted a civil jury trial that ended with an award of $29.5 million dollars in damages to plaintiff. It presents an opportunity to analyze the trial with the principles discussed in Bob Tyson’s book, Nuclear Verdicts™: Defending Justice for All. The case involved a young