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- Torts & Litigation
- Liquor Liability
- Premises Liability
- Residential Liability
- Retail Liability
- Ski Liability
- Third Party Criminal Acts
- Veterinary Malpractice
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Plunkett Cooney's Torts & Litigation Practice Group features the collective talents of attorneys who focus on the defense of all manners of civil litigation, including construction disputes, motor vehicle negligence, liquor liability, product liability, toxic torts and premises liability, including slip and falls, trip and falls and open and obvious dangers.
Members of the Torts & Litigation Practice Group have handled literally thousands of cases to successful conclusion, and they have significant trial experience at all levels of the state and federal court systems. In addition to aggressive trial and motion practices, Plunkett Cooney attorneys utilize alternative dispute resolution as a means of achieving the right result for the clients in an efficient and cost effective manner.
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- Real Estate Agents Owe No Duty to Pre-Inspect Property or Warn of Discovered Dangers
- Supreme Court Rules Open and Obvious Doctrine Unaffected by Contractual Rights in Premises Liability Case
- Supreme Court Ruling Affords Insurance Companies Greater Protection From Late Uninsured-Motorist Benefit Claims
Recent Blog Posts
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- Court Reluctantly Confirms Open and Obvious Doctrine in Ordinary Negligence Claims Involving Snow and Ice
- Gift of the Magi-ority: Supreme Court Hands Premises Owners Golden Opinion on Notice Defense
- Judicial Estoppel/Standing: A Power Tool for Your Risk Management Toolbox
- Incident Documentation Series - The Need for Thorough Inspections
- Appellate Court Ruling 'Potentially Dangerous' for Premises Owners
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- Lovette or Leave It - Constructive Notice in Premises Liability Cases
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