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Tort/Negligence – Product Liability – Wrongful Death – Design Defect & Failure to Warn – Manufacturer’s Instructions – Hyperbaric Chamber – NIED (access required)

Sparks v. Oxy-Health, LLC (Lawyers Weekly No. 15-02-0933, 55 pp.) (Louise Flanagan, J.) 5:13-cv-00649; E.D.N.C. Holding: Where the decedent’s family members never even read the reference manual for the hyperbaric chamber in which their decedent died, and where they failed ...

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Tort/Negligence – Wrongful Death – Municipal – Sovereign Immunity – Christmas Parade – Insurance – Street Maintenance – Restaurant Lighting (access required)

Parker v. Town of Erwin (Lawyers Weekly No. 15-07-0885, 50 pp.) (Linda McGee, C.J.) Appealed from Harnett County Superior Court (Thomas Lock, J.) N.C. App. Holding: Although plaintiffs’ minor decedent was killed by a driver who was leaving the defendant-town’s ...

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