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This special section includes the largest personal injury verdicts reported by the Law Journal from July 10, 2006, through September 3, 2007. The largest was a $101 million settlement stemming from a parking garage collapse at Atlantic City’s Tropicana Casino Resort that killed four and injured 32. The next highest was $47.5 million failure-to-warn verdict against Merck & Co., the maker of Vioxx. Top 20 Personal Injury Awards of the Year The largest personal injury verdicts reported by theLaw Journal from July 10, 2006, through September 3, 2007. Ten More Awards Worth Noting Here are 10 other awards of $3.5 million or greater, reported by theLaw Journal from July 10, 2006, to September 3, 2007. Store Owners Face Difficult Defense Getting slip and fall dismissed at summary judgment is nearly impossible By Alan R. Levy Structured Settlements: Considering the Options To advise a client, knowledge of the financial options is necessary By Lee S. Goldsmith Don’t Lose Your Right To Arbitrate Right to insist on arbitration may even be lost if a party fails to act promptly By Abraham J. Gafni Authoritative Texts and Cross-Exam of Medical Experts Medical writings provide a road map to what the witness should concede By Ben B. Rubinowitz and Evan Torgan A Growing Problem for Physicians Doctors may be personally liable for excess verdicts By Debra Sydnor and Natalie S. Whiteman

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