Live Nation Gets $102M Award Reduced In Worker Injury Case

Law360 (July 28, 2020, 10:48 PM EDT) -- A Manhattan trial court judge has reduced a $102.1 million verdict to $53.7 million in a suit accusing Live Nation of causing an event worker's severe brain injuries at a 2013 concert, saying the awards for future lost income and future pain and suffering were excessive.

New York County Justice John J. Kelley on July 24 partially granted Live Nation Worldwide Inc.'s post-trial motion to set aside the December verdict in a suit accusing the concert promoter of causing Mark Perez's catastrophic injuries suffered in 2013 at the Jones Beach Theater on Long Island.

The judge said a $75.2 million award...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!