HBO’s Real Sports Features the Real Danger of Heatstroke in High School Football
Posted on September 10, 2019 in Firm News, In the News, Michael A. Hersh, Wrongful Death
On a recent episode of the HBO TV show Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, correspondent Soledad O’Brien explored the dangers that heat stroke poses for high school football players. Several young players have died due to negligence and improper procedure regarding the medical treatment of heat-related illnesses. We represented the parents of one of the… read more
K|U Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers 2019
Posted on June 28, 2019 in Eric S. Rosen, Firm News, John J. Uustal, Kristin E. Bianculli, Michael A. Hersh, Peter K. Spillis, Robert W. Kelley
We are thrilled to announce that Kristin E. Bianculli, Eric S. Rosen, Peter K. Spillis, and both of our founding partners, Robert W. Kelley and John J. Uustal have been selected to the 2019 Florida Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the… read more
Kelley | Uustal Lawyers Reach $27M Deal In Exploding Pressure Cooker Suit
Posted on November 30, 2018 in Catherine C. Darlson, Firm News, General, John J. Uustal, Michael A. Hersh
A $27 Million dollar settlement has been reached after Fort Lauderdale product liability attorneys prove a pressure cooker caused a 3 year-old devastating burns. It’s been three years since the Gonzales family filed a claim against pressure cooker maker, Lifetime Brands. The company claimed the accident was caused by the family, but lawyers were able… read more
Kelley | Uustal Lawyers Negotiate $27M for Toddler Burned in Pressure Cooker Explosion
Posted on November 30, 2018 in Catherine C. Darlson, Firm News, John J. Uustal, Michael A. Hersh
Fort Lauderdale lawyers from Kelley | Uustal, John Uustal, Michael Hersh and Catherine Darlson have settled a pressure cooker explosion case after a 3 year-old suffered devastating burns. The suit was filed back in 2015 when the Gonzalez family was cooking chicken soup inside the cooker. The complaint states the pressure cooker malfunctioned, spraying hot… read more
Heat Stroke – Absence of Cold Water Immersion Tank
Posted on September 6, 2018 in In the News, Michael A. Hersh
In what should set an example for school districts, school officials and athletic coaches and trainers across the country, the University of Maryland recently accepted responsibility for the heat stroke death of one of its football players during practice in May. The university’s president told reporters: “The university accepts legal and moral responsibility for the… read more
$23 Million Verdict Awarded to Husband and Wife for Injuries Sustained at Work
Posted on February 15, 2017 in Eric S. Rosen, Firm News, Kimberly L. Wald, Michael A. Hersh
Attorneys Eric S. Rosen, Michael A. Hersh, and Kimberly L. Wald of Kelley | Uustal represented Efrain Alamo-Cruz and his wife, Maria Alamo, in a case that received a victory in excess of $23 million, which was handed down by a Broward County Jury.
John Uustal quoted in the Daily Business Review: Ford Agrees to Settle over Explorer Exhaust Leaks
Posted on October 13, 2016 in Firm News, In the News, John J. Uustal, Michael A. Hersh, Product Liability
The Fort Lauderdale product liability attorneys at Kelley | Uustal have obtained a settlement agreement against Ford on behalf of Explorer owners.
Father Sues School District after Son’s Heatstroke Death
Posted on July 12, 2016 in Firm News, Michael A. Hersh, Wrongful Death
The father of a high school football player who died of heatstroke is suing the Indian River County School District.
Attorney Michael Hersh Joins Kelley | Uustal
Posted on May 10, 2013 in Firm News, Michael A. Hersh
Kelley | Uustal is proud to announce the addition of Michael Hersh to our Florida personal injury law firm. Mr. Hersh is an experienced litigator who has spent the last several years litigating complex commercial and consumer finance cases.