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PALMER v. SCHINDLER ELEVATOR CORP., B147480

In an action for injuries sustained when an elevator suddenly dropped several floors, exclusion of the details of plaintiff's past personal difficulties was not error, and evidence presented by a neuroimaging expert witness was not prejudicial. Plaintiff was not entitled to enhanced fees and costs under Code of Civil Procedure section 998.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 03/28/2003
  • Published 04/28/2003

Judges

  • PERLUSS, P.J.

Court

  • California Court of Appeal

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  • Mardirossian & Associates, Garo Mardirossian, Los Angeles, and Joseph M. Barrett;  Law Offices of Charles B. O'Reilly and Charles B. O'Reilly, Marina Del Rey, for Plaintiff and Appellant.

  • For Appellees:
  •  Seyfarth Shaw,John D. Dwyer, Steven B. Katz, Todd C. Hunt, Los Angeles, and Richard E. Elder, Concord, for Defendants and Appellants.
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