Case Spotlight

IN MEMORY of DANIEL DuROSS: Justice Delayed…Is Not Justice Denied.

It’s said that all things come to those who wait and Joan DuRoss is living proof. It was September 24, 1963, when DuRoss received notification of the worst nightmare that family members of law enforcement officers can possibly face: her husband had been killed in the line of duty.  Daniel DuRoss, only 29 years old at the time, had been on patrol near Hartford Avenue in Atlantic City when a drunk driver careened around the corner and struck his motorcycle.  An odyssey of grief, hardship and waiting began for Joan DuRoss on that day. Initially, DuRoss received workers’ compensation benefits,…

Attorney Steven Johnson Reports Historic $101 Million Construction Injury Settlement In Tropicana Garage Lawsuits

Atlantic City, NJ – April 12, 2007 D’Arcy Johnson trial attorney, Steven K. Johnson, reported that the Tropicana Casino and Resorts in Atlantic City and other defendants agreed to pay $101 Million to settle claims stemming from an October 2003 parking garage collapse that killed four construction workers and seriously injured many others. It has been reported that this settlement represents the largest for a construction accident in United States history. Attorney Johnson commented on the settlement: “While this is a significant result, and while I am extremely pleased to report the settlement to our client, unfortunately the extraordinary pain…

$500,000.00 Verdict Against Nurse and Oncological Practice For Chemotherapy Extravasation

Bridgeton, NJ – November 6, 2003 Yesterday, November 5, 2003, a Cumberland County Jury returned a verdict in favor of plaintiff Rose DeRosa for $500,000.00 in a chemotherapy extravasation medical malpractice case. Mrs. DeRosa, represented by Patrick T. D’Arcy and Andrew J. D’Arcy, of the D’Arcy Law Firm, in Galloway Township, New Jersey, alleged in the Complaint that Nurse Nellie D’Alessandro and Southern Oncology and Hemotalogy Associates, located in Vineland, New Jersey, were negligent in the administration of chemotherapy. As a result of this negligence, it was alleged that the currently 77 year old plaintiff experienced eleven weeks of pain…