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Jury Awards

This resource guide is intended to identify selected sources that may assist a patron who desires information on determining settlement or jury value of a case. This finding aid is not exhaustive and only reflects sources available in the Maryland State Law Library.

  1. Periodicals

    1. ATLA (Association of Trial Lawyers of America) Law Reporter .KF 294 .A8 A3

    2. ATLA Products Liability Law Reporter. KF 1296 .A15 A84

    3. Lawyer's Weekly USA (1993-) - with legal newspapers.

    4. Prince George's County Bar Association News-Journal - with legal newspapers

    5. Verdicts & Settlements (Supplement to Los Angeles Daily Journal) - with legal newspapers

    6. Verdicts & Settlement Reports: A quarterly reference tool for Maryland Trial Attorneys. The Daily Record, (1995-) - KFM 1742.4.A53V47.

  2. TREATISES:

    1. American Jurisprudence Proof of Facts 3rd series. Eagen, MN: Lawyers
      Cooperative Publishing Co., 1988- KF 8933.A42 (updated).

      American Jurisprudence Trials. Eagen, MN: Lawyers Cooperative
      Publishing Co., 1964- . KF 8913.A5 (updated).

      American Law of Products Liability 3rd Series. Deerfield, IL: Clark
      Boardman Callaghan, 1987. KF 1296.A6A542.

      Bernan's Case Summaries: Maryland Damages. Lanham, MD: Bernan Associates, 1998. KFM 1395 .Z59 M365 1998

      Civil Jury Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties. Civil Justice Survey of State Courts, 1992. Carol J. DeFrances, et al. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Justice, 1995. J 29.13:C 49/3

      Damages in Tort Actions. Marilyn Minzer, ed. New York, NY: Matthew
      Bender, 1982- . KF 1248.D3 (updated).

      Drugs in Litigation: Damage Awards Involving Prescription and Non-
      Prescription Drugs
      . Compiled by the editorial staff of the publishers of
      Lawyers Medical Cyclopedia; compilation editor, Richard M. Patterson,
      issued annually. KF 1297.D7D77.

      KF 1290.A9K56.

      Medical Malpractice and the American Jury: Confronting the Myths about
      Jury Incompetence, Deep Pockets, and Outrageous Damage Awards
      . Neil
      Vidmar. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1995.
      KF 2905.3.V53 1995.

      Personal Injury Valuation Handbooks. Horsham, PA: LRP Publications,
      1978- . KF 1256.A8 J87 (updated).

      Punitive Damages in Financial Injury Jury Verdicts. Erik Moller. Santa Monica, CA: The Rand Corporation, 1996. LLD#2 KF 1250 .M64 1996

      Recovery for Wrongful Death and Injury 3rd ed. Stuart M. Speiser, et al.
      Deerfield, IL: Clark Boardman Callaghan, 1992. 3 vols.
      KF 1260.S66 (updated).

      Trends in Civil Jury Verdicts Since 1985. Erik Moller. Santa Monica, CA:
      The Rand Corporation, 1996. KF 8972.M64 1996.

      What's it Worth? A Guide to Current Personal Injury Awards and
      Settlements
      . Charlottesville, VA: Michie Publishing Co.: issued annually.
      KF 1257.H3.

  3. COMPUTER ASSISTED LEGAL RESEARCH SERVICES:

    Lexis

    C Libraries - Verdicts Library - VERDICT
    ALLVER: All files in library combined
    ATLA: Association of Trial Lawyers of America jury verdicts and settlements
    SHEPJV: Shepard's/McGraw Hill Verdicts, Settlements and Tactics (1988-)
    JVR: Jury Verdict Research (1987-)
    Westlaw

    Database - LRP-JV jury verdict and settlement summaries - (1987-present)
    VST: Verdicts, settlements and tactics - (1988-present)

  4. INDEXES:

    1. Legal Trac (CD-Rom Periodical Index)
    2. Online Catalog
      Subject Search Terms:	Damages - statistics - surveys
      
      			Verdicts - statistics - surveys
      
      			Personal injuries - surveys
      
      			Compromise and Settlement-Statistics
      
      
    3. Library On-line Catalog
      Subject Search Terms:	Verdicts
      
      			Damages
      
      			Personal injuries
      
      
  5. INTERNET
    More Law
    http://www.morelaw.com

    National Association of State Jury Verdicts Publishers
    http://www.juryverdicts.com

    Cornell University's Judicial Statistical Inquiry Form (analyses of statistics compiled from federal and state civil cases)
    http://www.cornell.edu



Updated: June 23, 2008




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