Over $1 Billion Won
$2 Million – Verdict against Hospital
Case: Viola Mullens v. Emilio Gozz.
Judge: Supreme Bronx, Judge Jerry Crispino
Length of Trial: 7 Days
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: : Peter Rosenberg of Rosenberg, Minc, Falkoff and Wolff; Manhattan New York, for Viola Mullens.
Defendant’s Attorneys: Neil Kornfeld, Esq. for Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker.
Breakdown of Award: $1,000,000.00 pain and suffering and lost wagers and $1,000,000.00 for future pain and suffering.
50 percent Dr. Emilio Goez, Podiatrist; 5 percent St. Barnabas (plaintiff had voluntarily discontinued against St. Barnabas prior to jury selection).
Jury: 5 men and 1 woman