Nebraska Personal Injury Case Law

Please find, below, selected case laws decided by Supreme Court of Nebraska or Court of Appeals of Nebraska where the terms personal injury or related terms have been mentioned. These cases are not necessarily personal injury and may include cases where the facts or court decision merely mentions personal injury related legal terms. You are not to rely on these cases as legal advice nor should you rely on them for accuracy. Please see Terms of Service.

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Springer v. Springer - 11/8/2005
(Not Designated for Permanent Publication) Inbody, Chief Judge, and Irwin and Moore, Judges. INTRODUCTION Mary S. Springer appeals the February 19, 2004, decree of the Douglas County District Court dissolving her...

In re Kayla F. - 10/25/2005
(Not Designated for Permanent Publication) Richard F. Sievers, Carlson, and Cassel, Judges. INTRODUCTION Kristina L., formerly known as Kristina F. and the natural mother of the minor children herein, filed a...

Vater v. County of Lancaster - 10/4/2005
(Not Designated for Permanent Publication) Irwin, Sievers, and Cassel, Judges. INTRODUCTION Mary Ann Vater appeals the order of the district court for Lancaster County affirming the order of the county court for...

Merrill v. Griswold's - 9/30/2005
Hendry, C.J., Wright, Connolly, Gerrard, Stephan, McCormack, and Miller-Lerman, JJ. NATURE OF CASE In this workers' compensation case, we granted the petition for further review filed by the employer, Griswold's, Inc.,...

In re Kyle O. - 9/27/2005
Irwin, Sievers, and Cassel, Judges. INTRODUCTION The county court for Burt County, sitting as a juvenile court, adjudicated Kyle O. under Neb. Rev. Stat. § 43-247(1) (Reissue 2004) for sexual contact with another child, in...

Sall v. Kei Building - 9/13/2005
Not Designated for Permanent Publication Inbody, Chief Judge, and Carlson and Moore, Judges. INTRODUCTION Karen C. Sall brought a negligence action against Kei Building, L.L.C., Kearney Eye Institute, P.C., and...

Laravie v. Battle Creek Mutual Insurance Co. - 8/23/2005
(Not Designated for Permanent Publication) Inbody, Chief Judge, and Sievers and Cassel, Judges. INTRODUCTION Battle Creek Mutual Insurance Company (Battle Creek) appeals from the summary judgment entered by the...

Lynn v. Jelinek - 8/23/2005
(Not Designated for Permanent Publication) Inbody, Chief Judge, and Carlson and Moore, Judges. INTRODUCTION Robert Lynn, Jr., filed in the district court for Box Butte County a personal injury action against James...

Flesner v. Lincoln Poultry - 8/23/2005
(Not Designated for Permanent Publication) Irwin, Sievers, and Cassel, Judges. INTRODUCTION Steve Flesner sought workers' compensation benefits from Lincoln Poultry (his employer) and its three insurance carriers...

Meredith v. Schwarck Quarries - 8/9/2005
Irwin, Sievers, and Cassel, Judges. I. INTRODUCTION Schwarck Quarries, Inc. (Schwarck), appeals an order of a three-judge review panel for the Nebraska Workers' Compensation Court. Schwarck argues that the review panel...

Farber v. Lok-N-Logs - 8/5/2005
Hendry, C.J., Wright, Connolly, Gerrard, Stephan, McCormack, and Miller-Lerman, JJ. NATURE OF CASE Plaintiff-appellant Sharon L. Farber (appellant), individually and as the personal representative of the estate of Jerry L....

Hornbarger v. TMS Design Services - 7/26/2005
(Not Designated for Permanent Publication) Irwin, Carlson, and Moore, Judges. INTRODUCTION Lonnie G. Hornbarger, special administrator of the estate of Charlotte A. Thompson, appeals from an order of the district...

Vega v. Iowa Beef Processors - 7/22/2005
Hendry, C.J., Wright, Connolly, Gerrard, Stephan, McCormack, and Miller-Lerman, JJ. NATURE OF CASE Between 1994 and 1996, Gonzalo Vega suffered four separate injuries while employed by Iowa Beef Processors, Inc. (IBP). A...

Genthon v. Kratville - 7/1/2005
Hendry, C.J., Wright, Connolly, Gerrard, Stephan, and McCormack, JJ. Donald Muldrew's mother, Victoria Muldrew (Victoria), was admitted to a nursing home and died shortly thereafter. Muldrew retained Michael B. Kratville to...

Picard v. Pinkerton Security and Investigation Services - 6/28/2005
(Not Designated for Permanent Publication) Irwin, Carlson, and Moore, Judges. INTRODUCTION Charles Picard filed a petition in the Nebraska Workers' Compensation Court alleging that he was injured in an accident...

Pineda v. County of Douglas - 6/21/2005
(Not Designated for Permanent Publication) Irwin, Carlson, and Moore, Judges. INTRODUCTION Pinnacle Foods Corporation (Pinnacle) and its insurer appeal from an order of the review panel of the Nebraska Workers'...

Queme v. IBP - 6/21/2005
(Not Designated for Permanent Publication) Inbody, Chief Judge, and Sievers and Cassel, Judges. I. INTRODUCTION Ana Romero Queme (Ana) appeals the decision of the Nebraska Workers' Compensation Court review panel,...

In re Anthony P. - 6/14/2005
Inbody, Chief Judge, and Sievers and Cassel, Judges. After a hearing on August 17, 2004, in the separate juvenile court of Lancaster County, the court found that on March 12, Anthony P. had in his possession a destructive device...

Arbtin v. Puritan Manufacturing Co. - 5/17/2005
Inbody, Chief Judge, and Irwin and Carlson, Judges. INTRODUCTION Craig Arbtin appeals from the order of the Nebraska Workers' Compensation Court review panel affirming in part and in part reversing the award entered by the...

Johnson v. United States Fidelity and Guaranty Co. - 5/6/2005
NATURE OF CASE This is an action arising out of a motor vehicle accident that occurred in Colorado in which appellant Gregory F. Johnson was injured. After recovering from the tort-feasor's insurers, Johnson sought additional...

State v. Muro - 4/28/2005
Susana Muro was convicted by the district court for Dawson County of child abuse resulting in the death of a child and sentenced to 20 years' imprisonment. The Nebraska Court of Appeals affirmed her conviction, finding there was...

Madlock v. Square D Co. - 4/22/2005
NATURE OF CASE Amanda Madlock appeals from the judgment of a Workers' Compensation Court review panel that reversed, in part, an award entered by the trial court. The review panel found that because Madlock's foot injury (a...

Allied Mutual Insurance Co. v. City of Lincoln - 4/8/2005
NATURE OF CASE Allied Mutual Insurance Company (Allied), an insurer for the City of Lincoln, filed a declaratory judgment action to construe and determine the validity of insurance contracts written by Allied and Genesis...

Seitz v. Seitz - 3/22/2005
(not designated for permanent publication) INTRODUCTION James H. Seitz appeals from a dissolution decree entered by the district court for Douglas County, dissolving the marriage between James and Christine M. Seitz. James...

Gann v. Vickers - 3/15/2005
(not designated for permanent publication) INTRODUCTION Pamela K. Gann sustained injuries while working for Vickers, Inc. The Workers' Compensation Court found Gann's injuries to be compensable and awarded various benefits....

Longe v. Hawkins Construction Co. - 3/15/2005
(not designated for permanent publication) INTRODUCTION Hawkins Construction Company (Hawkins) appeals the decision of the Nebraska Workers' Compensation Court review panel which affirmed the decision of the Workers'...

Davis v. Douglas County Dep't of Corrections - 3/1/2005
(not designated for permanent publication) INTRODUCTION Regina E. Davis appeals from an order of the review panel of the Nebraska Workers' Compensation Court affirming the trial court's award, which allowed Davis certain...

State ex rel Counsel for Discipline of Nebraska Supreme Court v. Palagi - 2/25/2005
Original action. Judgment of public reprimand. INTRODUCTION Respondent, Ronald J. Palagi, was admitted to the practice of law in the State of Nebraska on January 28, 1975, and at all times relevant hereto was engaged in the...

Hajny v. Ag Processing - 2/15/2005
(not designated for permanent publication) I. INTRODUCTION Brad Hajny appeals from an order of the Nebraska Workers' Compensation Court review panel which affirmed an award of a trial judge of the Workers' Compensation...

Merrill v. Griswold's - 2/8/2005
(not designated for permanent publication) INTRODUCTION Griswold's, Inc., appeals from an order of the review panel of the Nebraska Workers' Compensation Court affirming the trial court's award of benefits to Donald D....

Poellot v. Sioux City Stationery Co. - 1/18/2005
(not designated for permanent publication) INTRODUCTION Steve Poellot appeals the decision of the review panel of the Nebraska Workers' Compensation Court which affirmed the trial judge's order of dismissal. On appeal,...

Zoucha v. Touch of Class Lounge - 1/14/2005
NATURE OF CASE During the early morning hours of June 5, 2001, Stephanie Zoucha was assaulted as she left work at the Touch of Class Lounge (the Lounge) in Omaha, Nebraska. Zoucha was severely injured. She filed a claim for...

Budler v. General Motors Corp. - 12/17/2004
NATURE OF CASE The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit has certified the following question to this court: "Is the ten-year statute of repose for products liability actions in Neb. Rev. Stat. § 25-224(2) (1995), tolled...

Blodgett-McDeavitt v. University of Nebraska - 12/7/2004
(not designated for permanent publication) I. INTRODUCTION The University of Nebraska (the University) appeals an award of medical benefits, permanent partial disability benefits, and vocational rehabilitation made by the...

Estate of Coe v. Willmes Trucking - 12/3/2004
While Franklin Norman Lee Coe was driving a truck for his employer, Willmes Trucking, L.L.C. (Company), Coe fell asleep; he died in the resulting accident. After Coe's death, his estate and his two surviving dependents, Pamela Coe and...

Spaulding v. Alliant Foodservice - 11/16/2004
I. INTRODUCTION Alliant Foodservice, Inc. (Alliant), and Sentry Insurance a Mutual Company (Sentry) appeal the affirmance by a three-judge review panel of an award of the Nebraska Workers' Compensation Court to Jeffery Spaulding....

State v. Van - 11/12/2004
Roger Van was charged in a five-count information with sexual assault in the first degree, assault in the first degree, assault in the second degree, first degree false imprisonment, and terroristic threats. All of the charged offenses...

Pogge v. American Family Mutual Insurance Co. - 11/9/2004
INTRODUCTION American Family Mutual Insurance Company (American Family) filed a motion to dismiss the declaratory judgment action brought by Rosemary Pogge and Philip H. Pogge. The Pogges filed the action, after their settlement...

State v. Muro - 11/2/2004
I. INTRODUCTION Susana Muro, also known as Susana Muro Andrade, appeals the decision of the district court for Dawson County, Nebraska, convicting her of the crime of child abuse resulting in the death of a child, a Class IB...

Monnier v. American Family Insurance Group - 9/28/2004
(not designated for permanent publication) Jeffrey J. Monnier appeals the decision of the district court for Douglas County granting the motion of American Family Insurance Group (American Family) for summary judgment and...

Kaltsounis v. Chappelear - 9/28/2004
(not designated for permanent publication) I. INTRODUCTION Bill Kaltsounis appeals from the district court's order overruling Kaltsounis' motion for new trial. On appeal, Kaltsounis asserts that the district court should...

Dewark v. Hoffman - 9/14/2004
(not designated for permanent publication) INTRODUCTION Matthew Van Dewark appeals from a judgment entered by the district court for Douglas County which found in favor of Cynthia Hoffman and against Van Dewark on Van...

Wattles v. Jex - 9/14/2004
(not designated for permanent publication) INTRODUCTION After heart surgery was performed on Harold L. Wattles, he brought this action against Dr. R. Kent Jex; Dr. Kiran Gangahar; Nebraska Heart Institute, P.C. (NHI);...

Nelsen v. Arrow Distributing - 9/7/2004
(not designated for permanent publication) Affirmed. I. INTRODUCTION Andrew C. Nelsen appeals from an order of the Workers' Compensation Court review panel which affirmed an order of the trial court dismissing...

Janky v. Alegent Health-Bergan Mercy Health Systems - 8/31/2004
(not designated for permanent publication) Ronald J. Janky, Jr., appeals the decision of the district court for Douglas County dismissing the action after granting the motions for summary judgment filed by defendants Alegent...

Widtfeldt v. Eaton Corp. - 12/23/2003
(not designated for permanent publication) I. INTRODUCTION Eaton Corporation, doing business as Vickers (Vickers), appeals from an order of the Nebraska Workers' Compensation Court review panel affirming in part and...

Swanson v. Park Place Automotive - 12/19/2003
NATURE OF CASE Timothy L. Swanson was injured in an accident that occurred while he was test-driving an automobile for his employer, Park Place Automotive (Park Place), and he was awarded workers' compensation benefits. The...

Boesiger v. Huber - 12/16/2003
(not designated for permanent publication) INTRODUCTION Pamela L. Boesiger sued Kenneth A. Huber for personal injuries and damages suffered in a rural intersection accident. Visibility for traffic approaching the...

Camp v. Camp - 12/16/2003
(not designated for permanent publication) I. INTRODUCTION In May 1975, Laurie Smith Camp and Jon A. Camp finished their first year at the University of Nebraska College of Law, and they married. Both Jon and Laurie...

State ex rel Counsel for Discipline of the Nebraska Supreme Court v. Mills - 12/5/2003
Original action. Judgment of suspension. INTRODUCTION The office of the Counsel for Discipline of the Nebraska Supreme Court filed amended formal charges against respondent, Stuart B. Mills. After a formal hearing, the...

Steele v. Sedlacek - 11/21/2003
NATURE OF CASE This wrongful death action is before this court for a second time. In Steele v. Sedlacek, 261 Neb. 794, 626 N.W.2d 224 (2001), modified 262 Neb. 1, 626 N.W.2d 224, we reversed the decision of the Nebraska Court of...

State ex rel Counsel for Discipline of the Nebraska Supreme Court v. Muia - 11/7/2003
Original action. Judgment of suspension. INTRODUCTION On April 8, 2003, formal charges were filed by the office of the Counsel for Discipline of the Nebraska Supreme Court, relator, against respondent, Paul M. Muia....

Glaubius v. YMCA of Norfolk - 9/23/2003
(not designated for permanent publication) I. INTRODUCTION Ina Glaubius, the personal representative of the estate of A. Keith Glaubius, appeals from a jury verdict in favor of the YMCA of Norfolk (YMCA) in a wrongful death...

Zaleski v. Collection Bureau of Grand Island - 6/24/2003
I. INTRODUCTION William E. Zaleski appeals from an order of the district court for Lancaster County dismissing Zaleski's petition upon granting the following defendants' demurrers: Collection Bureau of Grand Island, Inc....

Jacob v. Hill - 6/10/2003
(not designated for permanent publication) I. INTRODUCTION Steven M. Jacob appeals from an order of the Lancaster County District Court sustaining the following appellees' demurrer: Jenny Hill; Carla Jurgens; Damaris Schon;...

Harsh International - 6/6/2003
Affirmed The appellant, Harsh International, Inc. (Harsh), sued Monfort Industries, Inc. (Monfort), for indemnity or contribution after Harsh settled a lawsuit with one of Monfort's employees. The employee was injured in the...

Cole v. Clarke - 6/3/2003
(not designated for permanent publication) INTRODUCTION Frankie Levi Cole, an inmate, brought an action in the district court for Lancaster County against various prison employees, asserting claims for malpractice and an...

State ex rel Counsel for Discipline of the Nebraska Supreme Court v. Cruise - 3/28/2003
Original action. Judgment of disbarrment. INTRODUCTION Respondent, Michael L. Cruise, was admitted to the practice of law in the State of Nebraska on April 18, 1988. On September 25, 2002, formal charges were filed against...

Breeden v. Anesthesia West - 2/28/2003
I. INTRODUCTION Michael R. Breeden and Carilyn Breeden sued appellees Anesthesia West, P.C., and its employees Dr. Wesley K. Hubka, an anesthesiologist, and Janet Lemonds, a nurse anesthetist, for medical malpractice. (Appellees...

Alegent Health v. American Family Insurance - 2/21/2003
NATURE OF CASE American Family Insurance, Inc. (American Family), appeals from a judgment of the Douglas County District Court, which found that a hospital lien filed by Alegent Health (Alegent) was valid and enforceable against...

Martinez v. Millard Processing Services and Sentry Claims Service - 2/18/2003
(not designated for permanent publication) INTRODUCTION On January 19, 1999, Victoria Martinez, the plaintiff, received an award of workers' compensation benefits for an injury she sustained while working for Millard...

Keller v. Tavarone - 1/31/2003
NATURE OF CASE Appellant, Brenda L. Keller, filed a medical malpractice petition against appellee, Thomas N. Tavarone, M.D., under the Political Subdivisions Tort Claims Act (Tort Claims Act), expressly relying on the "savings...

Russell v. Cherry - 1/28/2003
(not designated for permanent publication) Patrick Ronald Russell, a prisoner in the custody of the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (DCS), filed district court claims under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 (1994 & Supp. III...

American Employers Group - 12/10/2002
(not designated for permanent publication) American Employers Group (AEG) sued Thomas Lentz, Michael Roseland, and Timothy Brotzki (collectively the Defendants), alleging breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, and conspiracy. The...

Cole v. Isherwood - 12/6/2002
Frankie Levi Cole, an inmate, brought an action against various prison employees asserting claims for personal injury and property loss. Defendants successfully demurred to Cole's third amended petition on grounds that the district...

Brandon v. County of Richardson - 12/6/2002
NATURE OF CASE JoAnn Brandon (JoAnn) appeals from the judgment of the district court awarding damages in the amount of $98,223.20 for negligence, wrongful death, and intentional infliction of emotional distress in connection with...

Jay v. Moog Automotive - 11/8/2002
I. NATURE OF CASE William "Doug" Jay brought an action against Moog Automotive, Inc. (Moog), and others in the district court for Douglas County in connection with injuries Jay received after having been struck by a strut coil...

R.W. v. Schrein - 11/1/2002
Supplemental opinion: Motions for rehearing sustained. Former opinion modified. NATURE OF CASE Appellants in this case were, as children, patients of Daniel B. Schrein, M.D., an Omaha pediatrician. As adults, appellants...

Luedtke v. Ripa - 9/24/2002
(Not Designated for Permanent Publication) This is a medical malpractice action from the district court for Lancaster County against Dr. Daniel Ripa, a Lincoln orthopedic surgeon, premised entirely on lack of informed consent....

Regier v. Good Samaritan Hospital - 9/20/2002
NATURE OF CASE Lorie Regier (Regier), the guardian and conservator of Adrian R. Regier (Adrian), appeals from the order of the district court for Buffalo County which sustained the demurrer of John Finkner, M.D., and dismissed...

Haghighi v. State - 8/27/2002
(Not Designated for Permanent Publication) This wrongful death action against the State, its highway construction contractor, and its subcontractor stems from a two-vehicle accident on a temporary road diverting traffic from a...

Meyer v. State - 8/9/2002
NATURE OF CASE Ramona C. Meyer (Meyer) was killed as a result of a three-vehicle accident. At the time, Donald C. Poston (Poston), the driver of the van which struck Meyer's car, was being pursued by a Nebraska State Patrol...

Luethke v. Suhr - 8/9/2002
NATURE OF CASE Appellee, Jonathan Luethke, filed a personal injury lawsuit against the appellants, Ronald Suhr, Sandi Suhr, and Marci Kloppel, after an automobile injury accident involving Luethke and Kloppel. While trial was...

Holts v. City of Omaha - 8/6/2002
(not designated for permanent publication) The district court for Douglas County awarded Vanessa K. Holts $410,815.54 for the loss of her 13-year-old son, Alois Merlin Holts. Alois was killed when a decayed tree located in an...

Kumke v. Kumke - 7/30/2002
INTRODUCTION Mark D. Kumke filed an application in the district court for Clay County, Nebraska, seeking to modify the decree entered in the previous dissolution proceedings involving Mark and Tina M. Kumke. Mark requested the...

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