2-615 Dismissal With Prejudice Affirmed on Appeal - Alleged Injury due to Restaurant Melee
Lori A. Vanderlaan and Mathew K. HargraveMay 2017
BVH prevails on appeal after obtaining dismissal with prejudice on behalf of an alleged restaurant owner where Plaintiff alleges to have been injured during a fight at the restaurant.
Dismissal with Prejudice - Dram Shop Act/Voluntary Undertaking
Kimberlee Massin and Carrie LindenDecember 2016
BVH secures dismissal with prejudice of tavern in voluntary undertaking claim
Dismissal without Discovery or Motion Practice - Dram Shop
Lori A. Vanderlaan and Kimberlee MassinNovember 2015
BVH secures dismissal of liquor manufacturer in dram shop claim prior to any responsive pleading or discovery.
Dismissal - Failure to Diligently Obtain Service of Process
Kimberlee Massin and Carrie LindenOctober 2014
Kimberlee Massin and Carrie Linden obtained dismissal of a claim where Plaintiff was not diligent in securing service of process on Defendant.
Jury Verdict - Not Guilty for Death Claim under Dram Shop Act
Lori A. Vanderlaan, Kimberlee Massin, and Carrie LindenJanuary 2013
BVH obtains defense jury verdict in favor of Defendant social club in a death claim brought under the Dram Shop Act.
Dismissal - Dram Shop Act and Impaired Minor Act
Lori A. Vanderlaan and Kimberlee MassinJune 2012
BVH obtains dismissal of a Dram Shop Act claim and a negligence claim pursuant to the Drug and Alcohol Impaired Minor Responsibility Act (“Impaired Minor Act") against a liquor store.