Langlinais v. LeBlanc, 18-712 (La.App. 3 Cir. 06/12/19), West reporter citation not yet available
|George Raymond Williams, MD||Orthopedic surgeon|
|Wesley Austin, Ph.D||Economist|
Langlinais, ChadAge: 48
Comment: Future specials modified on rehearing by 3rd Cir.
CPI adjustments calculated using U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics Consumer Price Index values for case/judgment date and the most recent update.
JNOV was appropriate as to jury general damage award of $5,000, but trial court award of $725,000 was excessive.
Aggravation of pre-existing cervical injury - C6-7 level was a surgical condition prior to accident - return to pre-accident pain levels in about 4 months and again with pain management treatment following flare-ups - last treatment at 19 months post-accident
Pain Control (Pain management)
Aggravation of prior injury
Part tags: Cervical, C6-7
Treatment tags: Pain Control (Pain management)
Description tags: Aggravation of prior injury
Itemized general damages Past general damages - generic $100,000.00 MAX Future general damages - generic $350,000.00 MAX
|Past medical expenses||$125,000.00||Jury award reinstated by Third Circuit|
|Future medical expenses||$393,709.00||Third Circuit affirmed trial court award of future medicals on JNOV. Jury declined to award future medical expenses.|
|Past loss of earnings/earning capacity||$100,000.00||Jury award not disturbed on JNOV or at Third Circuit.|
|Future loss of earnings/earning capacity||$819,000.00||3d Cir affirmed JNOV, but reduced amount of award from trial court award of $1,024,555.00. Increased on rehearing from $678,686.00.|
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