A Defense Verdict for Partner, Sean Minahan

On January 17, LDM Attorney, Sean Minahan, obtained a defense verdict on behalf of Johnson Sand & Gravel, Co. in Polk County, Nebraska, which was sued by a neighboring landowner for crop damage caused by flooding.  The landowner alleged Johnson Sand & Gravel negligently blocked the natural drainage of rain water in the area causing water to back up onto the landowner’s fields resulting in approximately $200,000 in lost corn yields.  After a 5 day bench trial the judge ruled in the favor of Johnson Sand & Gravel finding the landowner failed to prove Johnson Sand & Gravel’s actions were a proximate cause of the landowner’s damages.

By | 2018-04-23T20:56:06+00:00 January 24th, 2014|News|

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