Eight Hundred-Fifty Thousand settlement in a medical malpractice lawsuit for an eight-year old girl who sustained a brain injury due to the negligent medical treatment View More
VWF: Vibration White Finger, also known as Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome or HAVS, damage to the blood circulation and the structures of the arm caused by prolonged use of vibrating air or percussion tools.
vacate: to set aside a previous action or order.
vaccine court: the popular term for the Office of Special Masters of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, which administers a no-fault system for litigating vaccine injury claims.
venue: the geographical area within which a court has jurisdiction.
verdict: the jury’s determination and decision based on their deliberation of the facts presented at trial.
voir dire: the process by which jurors are selected by the parties.