News

Favorable Ruling From Trial Court Denying Plaintiffs’ Motion for Class Certification

By DigiSquid | November 16, 2017

Mark Perry and Mary Montoro successfully opposed Plaintiffs’ Motion for Class Certification.  In an Order issued on July 21, 2017, Judge James A. Gibbons denied Plaintiffs’ Motion for Class Certification in a Lackawanna County case, Scarnato and Dugan v. The Scranton Endoscopy Center, et al., No. 2014-CV-5339.  In their Class Action Complaint, Plaintiffs alleged that […]

Successful Defense at Arbitration of CRNA Where Plaintiffs Alleged Inappropriate Monitoring Caused Respiratory Arrest and Subsequent Brain Damage

By DigiSquid | November 16, 2017

Mark Perry successfully defended a CRNA at an arbitration in a matter involving claims of professional negligence.  Plaintiff claimed that he was severely injured during a colonoscopy because the CRNA utilized the wrong method of anesthesia and inappropriately monitored the patient during the colonoscopy.  The wife filed a loss of consortium claim.  Plaintiffs argued that […]

Mark Perry and Mary Montoro Record Trial Win in New York State in Wrongful Death Case

By DigiSquid | July 24, 2017

Mark Perry and Mary Montoro recently obtained a victory for an otolaryngologist in a Wrongful Death trial in Orange County, New York. The Decedent was a seventy year old man who arrived in the Emergency Department at 3:00 in the morning, complaining of a severe sore throat and inability to breathe. The otolaryngologist was called […]

Mark Perry Presents at Renaissance Symposium on December 2, 2016

By DigiSquid | January 20, 2017

Mark recently spoke at the Litigation Counsel of America’s Renaissance Symposium at the Harvard Club in New York City. Mark’s subject was “Jury Trials in the Age of the Trump Voter.” The LCA is an invitation-only trial lawyer honorary society. Fellows are selected and invited into Fellowship after being evaluated for effectiveness and accomplishment in […]

Attorney John Hill obtained a January 2016 defense verdict in Northampton County in a medical malpractice case

By DigiSquid | March 16, 2016

Attorney Hill obtained a defense verdict in Northampton County in an emotionally-charged medical malpractice trial involving the tragic death of 15-year old who died within 2 hours after leaving a local hospital. “Our condolences go out to the Ogioba family,” said John Hill, the attorney for Dr. Chiraag Gupta, an emergency room doctor at Easton […]

Attorney Timothy Holland honored with Exemplary Service Award

By DigiSquid | January 12, 2016

Congratulations to Attorney Timothy J. Holland. He was just presented with an Exemplary Service Award by the Lackawanna County Bar Association for his outstanding service to the profession, the community and the bar association.  Attorney Holland has been practicing law since he graduated from The Dickinson School of Law in 1977. He has been a […]