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Caddell & Chapman represents plaintiffs nationwide in class actions and other complex litigation.

Wrongful Death Settlement

In Houston, Texas, John Scofield successfully represented the family of a man who was killed in an automobile-pedestrian accident. The 165th Judicial District Court in Harris County approved the settlement, which included recoveries for the man’s surviving minor daughters.…

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Caddell & Chapman represents plaintiffs nationwide in class actions and other complex litigation.

Mitsubishi Products Liability Settlement

In Houston, Texas, a woman died after her Mitsubishi sedan was struck from behind and burst into flames. Michael Caddell and John Scofield successfully represented the mother of the decedent in a products liability lawsuit in which it was alleged that the car’s unreasonably dangerous design had caused the post‑collision fuel fed fire. The terms of the settlement are confidential.…

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Caddell & Chapman represents plaintiffs nationwide in class actions and other complex litigation.

Bridgestone/Firestone Tire Defect Lawsuit

Michael Caddell and Cynthia Chapman were successful in bringing about a positive resolution to a products liability lawsuit against Bridgestone Firestone. The lawsuit alleged that a catastrophic accident in Mexico involving deaths of two children was the result of a defective tire. On August 7, 2007, the settlement was approved by the Court. (Note: Under the terms of the settlement, the firm cannot state the amount of the settlement.)…

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Caddell & Chapman represents plaintiffs nationwide in class actions and other complex litigation.

Wrongful Death Settlement

In Dimmit County, Texas, Michael Caddell and John Scofield successfully resolved their clients’ claims arising from a multiple‑fatality tractor‑trailer accident. The rear‑end collision occurred after an Averitt Express truck driver failed to see a family’s disabled car on I‑35 near San Antonio. The trucking company insisted on the confidentiality of settlement terms.…

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