Category Archives: Verdicts and Settlements


Faulty Car Repair Results in $95,000 Lawsuit Settlement for Father and Daughter

By Basch & Keegan |

When Nicholas picked up his daughter from school and headed home for dinner after a long day at work, the last thing he expected was that a mechanic had put his life in danger. Nicholas had his car serviced at a Kingston, NY garage a few days earlier. The work was routine, four tires… Read More »


Basch & Keegan Personal Injury Lawyers Work Together For $775,000 RSD Lawsuit Settlement

By Basch & Keegan |

What is Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome? The personal injury lawyers at Basch & Keegan handle hundreds of car accident cases every year. The severity of injuries can vary from minor soft-tissue strains to serious, life threatening injuries or conditions such as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) Syndrome, also known as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)… Read More »

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Spada Wins Injury Case Appeal, Causes Outrage in the Community

By Basch & Keegan |

In a recent article, The Kingston Daily Freeman has reported that, “A state appeals court has ruled an injury lawsuit filed against the Kingston YMCA… can proceed…for damages related to a fall [the plaintiff] took in the facility’s parking lot.” The reporter states that this has caused some outrage in the community primarily because: The… Read More »

Maureen Keegan, Personal Injury Attorney at Basch & Keegan in Kingston, NY.

Maureen Keegan Obtains Six-Figure Slip and Fall Lawsuit Settlement for Injured Client

By Basch & Keegan |

KINGSTON, NY — Attorney Maureen Keegan of Basch & Keegan, LLP recently obtained a six-figure slip and fall lawsuit settlement for her client who sustained permanent injuries due to negligence. The victim, an Ulster County woman, slipped and fell on ice while walking across a parking lot at her place of employment. She suffered… Read More »

John DeGasperis, Personal Injury Attorney with Basch & Keegan in Kingston, NY

Basch & Keegan Wins Settlements In Hudson Valley Bed Bug Cases

By Basch & Keegan |

Attorney John DeGasperis has settled a series of bug bed cases for residents of Kingston, Esopus, and Port Ewen, NY. Bed bug cases are becoming increasingly important because of a resurgence of the insect, which, at one point, had almost been completely eliminated. These cases typically arise in low-income housing when the landlords fail to eradicate… Read More »

Derek Spada, personal injury attorney at Basch & Keegan in Kingston, NY.

Basch & Keegan Wins Appeals and Client Gets Paid!

By Basch & Keegan |

KINGSTON, NY – Attorney Derek Spada won’t quit until his clients get what they deserve! An Ulster County woman was injured when stepping down from an excessively high step in her apartment building. The step violated several building codes, which the landlord neglected to fix. The case was initially dismissed by the trial court judge, but that didn’t stop Derek… Read More »

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Man Receives $500,000 Settlement for Truck Accident with Deputy Sheriff

By Basch & Keegan |

Hudson Valley personal injury attorneys Basch & Keegan report on settlement for man injured in truck crash with Albany County deputy sheriff in Westerlo.

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The Law Recognizes a Different Standard For Assumption of the Risk Among Children

By Basch & Keegan |

Kingston personal injury attorney John DeGasperis of Basch & Keegan won a case for an injured child by arguing a different standard for infant plaintiffs.

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Settlement for Teen’s Death in Hit and Run Approaches New York State Record

By Basch & Keegan |

Four years after 18-year-old Alexandria Rice’s tragic death by hit-and-run driver gastroenterologist Dr. James Corasanti, and three weeks into a civil trial for her wrongful death, Rice’s parents and Corasanti have reached a hit and run lawsuit settlement agreement. While such awards are normally only paid out by insurance companies, the settlement payout in… Read More »