Panel Upholds Judgment On Lead-Paint Injuries Based On Medical, Economic Loss Testimony
(September 7, 2016, 11:52 AM EDT) -- BALTIMORE — Finding no error in the use of testimony from a medical doctor, a vocational counselor and economic loss expert, a Maryland special appeals panel on Sept. 1 affirmed a judgment against an apartment building owner for negligence arising out of a woman’s injuries from deteriorating lead paint (Stanley Rochkind v. Starlena Stevenson, No. 418, Md. App.; 2016 Md. App. LEXIS 100).
(Opinion available. Document #30-160909-017Z.)
On Dec. 19, 2011, Starlena Stevenson sued S&S Partnership, Stanley Rochkind and Dear Management & Construction Co. in the...