$1 BILLION DOLLAR Verdict

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  2. nredfor88

    nredfor88 Heavy Load Member

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    Why not just make it a trillion? That would not be paid just as a billion won’t be.

    That said, those two loser drivers should be in jail. They probably are, but CDL Life never digs for details.
     
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  3. Shackdaddy

    Shackdaddy Light Load Member

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    Nobody is worth a billion dollars. Though both trucking companies had idiots behind the wheel. I’m thinking both companies will declare bankruptcy and they’ll only get what the insurance pays.
     
  4. Rubber duck kw

    Rubber duck kw Road Train Member

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    This make any sense to anybody else? How is the company in the first accident that did not hit the kid assigned that massive a punitive fine and not the truck that did hit him? Or am I reading something wrong there?
     
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  5. N00bLaLoosh

    N00bLaLoosh Medium Load Member

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    How much did the lawyers get?
     
  6. nredfor88

    nredfor88 Heavy Load Member

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    Nowhere even close to what their contractual percentage calls for. But they got one hell of a good billboard now. There can advertise they won their clients a billion dollars, right next to their serious, yet smiling faces.
     
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  7. Shackdaddy

    Shackdaddy Light Load Member

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    It’s emotional thinking instead of common sense thinking.
     
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  8. Rubber duck kw

    Rubber duck kw Road Train Member

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    Standard is somewhere around 30 to 50% in my experience.
     
  9. FFL Trucker

    FFL Trucker Light Load Member

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    This case was a lawyers wet dream.

     
  10. Gearjammin' Penguin

    Gearjammin' Penguin "Ride Fast-Truck Safe"

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    $999,999,999.00. But I'm just making an educated guess based on the results of other lawsuits of this type.
     
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