Premises Liability

Curran & Desharnais Obtains $400,000 Jury Verdict in Plymouth Superior Court

On May 22, 2017, Attorney Joseph Curran of Curran & Desharnais, P.C. began a four day trial in Brockton Superior Court (Plymouth County Superior Court) which ended with a jury returning a verdict in favor of his client in the amount of $400,000 (not including prejudgment interest). With interest, the judgment will stand at approximately […]

Construction Contracts, Construction Law, Construction Site Accidents, Massachusetts Civil Litigation, Massachusetts Real Estate Law, Premises Liability, Weymouth Construction Accident Lawyers

Curran & Desharnais successfully defends contractor in million dollar lawsuit

Attorney Joseph Curran of Curran & Desharnais, P.C. recently resolved a lawsuit filed against a client who had performed certain plumbing and HVAC work at a large home renovation project in Newton, MA. Our client was hired to perform certain plumbing and HVAC work on the property after a previous contractor had experienced problems with the […]

Construction Contracts, Construction Law, Construction Site Accidents, Massachusetts Real Estate Law, Premises Liability, Real Estate, Real Estate Law, Uncategorized, Weymouth Construction Accident Lawyers

Download Your Free Personal Injury E-Book Today

Please download this free e-book which explains how to get compensated for your Massachusetts personal injury claim by clicking on the link below: personal_injury_guide__-free-ebook The attorneys at Curran & Desharnais, P.C. hope for your safety. But if you find yourself in a situation where you require legal representation, contact us. We provide experienced representation for people who […]

Car Accidents, injury, Massachusetts Dram Shop Attorney, medical malpractice, Motorcycle Accidents, Negligent Security, pedestrian accidents, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, products liability, Trucking Accidents, Weymouth Construction Accident Lawyers, wrongful death

Amherst and UMass party problems

A new report examining what went wrong at the so-called Blarney Blowout parties in Amherst last March faults both the University of Massachusetts for failing to recognize the potential for things to get out of hand and the town of Amherst’s police for the premature use of pepper spray to disperse crowds. The report came […]

excessive force, Massachusetts Dram Shop Attorney, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, wrongful death

Sample Injury Demand Letter Auto Accident

For those of you who appreciate seeing examples, here is a copy of a sample demand letter in Massachusetts auto accident case. Names have been changed. Christopher Glass, Claim Adjuster ACME Mutual Insurance Company Boston, MA  02900 Re:       My Client:                   Christopher Hurt Your Insured:              Superior Services, Inc. Date of Injury:                        10/29/11 Your File No.:             […]

Construction Site Accidents, injury, medical malpractice, Motorcycle Accidents, Negligent Security, pedestrian accidents, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trucking Accidents, wrongful death

What is a Traumatic Brain Injury?

Traumatic Brain Injuries, or (TBIs) as they’re often referred to, have gotten a lot of media attention over the past few years. From stories about football players, hockey players and other athletes getting injured during a game, or a soldier being hurt by an explosion or a driver receiving head injuries during an accident, the […]

Car Accidents, excessive force, injury, Motorcycle Accidents, pedestrian accidents, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trucking Accidents

Fan injured by falling metal bar at TD Garden

This blog has previously written about premises liability claims and how such claims can arise. Just recently, two young women from Maine were hurt when a metal bar tumbled onto them at the TD Garden causing the women to suffer head injuries and concussions. According to reports, twenty-one-year-old Sabina Grasso of Cumberland and 20-year-old Anna […]

Premises Liability, products liability

UMass-Dartmouth student stabbed

DARTMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — Police are investigating after an 18-year-old University of Massachusetts Dartmouth student was stabbed outside a campus apartment complex. A school spokesman says the student was stabbed at about 3:30 a.m. Sunday during a disturbance in an outdoor common area at the Cedar Dell South apartments. The complex is an on-campus housing […]

Negligent Security, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, wrongful death

Five Frequently Asked Questions in Personal Injury Cases

Do I have a case? One of the first questions that comes to mind after someone has been injured in an accident is, “do I have a case?”  In some cases, it can be difficult to determine right away who the at-fault party is and whether a third-party acted negligently or recklessly such that they […]

Car Accidents, Dog Bite, Massachusetts Dram Shop Attorney, medical malpractice, Motorcycle Accidents, Negligent Security, pedestrian accidents, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trucking Accidents, Uncategorized

Herniated disc injuries

Only a person who has experienced cervical or lumbar disc problems can fully appreciate just how painful and debilitating these injuries can be. The pain can be excruciating and unrelenting. Spinal (intervertebral) discs are tightly sandwiched between two vertebrae to which they are attached.  The discs are round and flat with a tough, outer shell (capsule) […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, pedestrian accidents, Personal Injury, Premises Liability