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Agenda Item #18
Brigandi v. Manatee County, Circuit Court Case No. 2015 CA 2570
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Geoffrey K. Nichols
Assistant County Attorney
Motion to reject a proposal for settlement as received from Paul Brigandi, Personal Representative of the Estate of Catherine Brigandi, in Circuit Court Case No. 2015 CA 2750.
Florida Statutes Sections 125.01, 768.28, and 768.79, along with Florida Rule of Civil Procedure 1.442.
On September 29, 2011, Plaintiff Catherine Brigandi was waiting at a bus stop located at or near the Pinebrook Square Shopping Center. She was waiting for MCAT transport. Mrs. Brigandi was attempting to board the MCAT bus using the drop down loader (lift ramp) when she tripped and fell on the lift ramp. Plaintiff is bringing a claim for personal injuries related to this incident. The medical bills for plaintiff total $18,934.77.
The case will thus proceed with discovery, mediation and possible trial.
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Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
Attachment: Ptff NOS and PFS to Def MC 3-20-17.pdf