Congratulations to Jay Reinan who recieved a verdict and an Order allowing for punitive damages against SavaSeniorCare et al. The case is Reigel v. SavaSeniorCare L.L.C and related companies.
On the claim of wrongful death, the jury awarded Plaintiff $75,000.00 in compensatory losses and $150,000.00 in punitive damages, for a total wrongful death verdict of $225,000.00. After reducing the punitive damages to the amount of the compensatory damages pursuant to the Court’s Order of June 16, 2010, the total wrongful death award is $150,000.00. Total interest on the wrongful death claim is $51,151.71. The total judgment on the wrongful death claim is $201,151.71.
As to the extreme and outrageous conduct claim, the jury awarded $125,000.00 in compensatory damages and $100,000.00 in punitive damages. Three years, four months and 24 days of pre-judgment interest on $225,000.00 at 9.0% per annum, compounded annually equals $76,727.56. The total judgment on the extreme and outrageous conduct claim is $301,727.56.
Total judgment in favor of the Plaintiff and against all Defendants shall enter in the amount of $502,879.26.