Jeran v. Nalco Company
Plaintiff brought suit for over $1 million against out client, Nalco Company. Plaintiff was invited to a golf scramble by a Nalco representative. During the course of the golf outing, Plaintiff consumed alcoholic beverages and at the end of the outing fell down a flight of steps, rendering him a quadriplegic. Plaintiff sued the sponsor of the outing, the country club where the outing was held and the Nalco sales representative.
Following the sale representative's deposition, Nalco filed a Motion for Summary Judgment. Thereafter, Plaintiff settled with Nalco for a nominal amount.