A 29-year-old female was assaulted due to inadequate hotel security while attending a trade show at defendant's Atlanta hotel. Amount of settlement is confidential at defendant's request. Anderson v. Radisson Hotel Corp., United States District Court, Southern District of Georgia (11/1/93).
Premises Liability / Wrongful Death
$2,750,000 Cash Settlement
Wrongful death and punitive damages case against owner of Peachtree 25th Building in Atlanta. Decedent died as a result of fire on 6th floor. Premises liability - inadequate fire safety protection, negligent management of building. Chandler v. Glazer, State Court of Fulton County, Georgia (4/7/91).
Premises Liability / Paraplegic
$43,800,000 Structured Settlement (present value $5,500,000)
Negligent security at Augusta, Georgia shopping mall led to shooting of 19-year-old lady, rendering her paraplegic. LaFontaine v. Edward DeBartolo, et al., State Court of Fulton County, Georgia (3/13/91).
$ 3,250,000 Cash Settlement
No security provided in dangerous area resulted in attack, assault and robbery of guest. Unnamed Plaintiff v. LaQuinta Motor Inns, Inc., State Court of Muscogee County, Georgia (4/30/90).
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