Mike Bryant

Antonio Marfori Added to Diocese of St. Cloud List of Sexual Abusers

Yesterday, the Diocese of St Cloud released a list adding  Antonio Marfori to the list of those clergy likely to have abused minors. Father Antonio Marfori Fr. Antonio (Tony) Marfori Ordained: 10/7/1978 Assignment/Diocese 1978- 1980 St. Francis Xavier Diocese of St. […]

Tatum O’Brien

Understanding Modified Comparative Fault in North Dakota and Minnesota – what happens if the plaintiff has some fault for an accident or injury?

  What if you are involved in a motor vehicle accident where both you and the other driver are partially at fault for the accident? What happens if the other driver sues you (or your insurance company) for his or […]

Mike Bryant

What Were You Reading About In 2017 At Legal Examiner?

It’s been great to have a forum to talk about making the world safer, but even more important has been the opportunity to learn from Legal Examiner and great lawyers across the country. Here’s the list of what the most viewed pieces […]

Mike Bryant

What You Were Reading In 2017 At The St Cloud Legal Examiner

This year has been a good one.  I did take a couple of months off from writing,  but am back.  There were a couple of trials that were taking up a lot of my time. We thank everyone, who took […]

Mike Bryant

What You Were Reading In 2017 At The Minneapolis Legal Examiner

This year has been less active then last year.  Joe blogged more.   I again took some time off for a couple of months from posting.  Mostly due to a group of trials I had.  We thank everyone, who took the […]

Eric Washburn

Premises Liability in a Virginia Personal Injury Case

Mostly because banana peel slips are featured on so many comedy TV shows and movies, many people assume that a slip-and-fall cannot be a serious injury. But the truth is much different. Each year, falls account for more emergency room […]

T. Thomas Metier

What Determines Whether a Property Owner Had Actual or Constructive Notice of a Dangerous Condition to Satisfy the First Element for Premises Liability?

In Gless v. Dritley Properties, No. A-16-978 (Neb. Ct. App. 2017) the Nebraska Court of Appeals answered that question. On October 10, 2011, Laura Gless (“Gless”) slipped and fell on water on the floor inside the foyer of Elkhorn Animal […]

Mike Bryant

New York Survivors of Child Sex Abuse Need To Act Right Away

Survivors of sexual abuse have two days left to seek justice against their attackers.  The Window that had been opened by the Archdiocese of New York and the Diocese of Brooklyn has a ending date of Wenesday,  November 1st. Those with claims must […]

Mike Bryant

3 Names Added to St. John’s Abbey List of Sexual Abusers

This past week St. John’s Abbey released a list adding 3  Monks accused of sexually abusing minors. Father Augustine Strub Father Hugo John “Augustine” Strub, OSB was born on March 7, 1921, Father Strub entered the monastic community of St. John’s professing […]

Mike Bryant

17 Cases Settled, 3 Names Added to St. John’s Abbey List of Sexual Abusers

News Release:  17 Cases Settled, 3 Names Added to St. John’s Abbey List of Sexual Abusers   St. John’s Abbey settles 17 more sex abuse cases, 3 never before disclosed names added to its list of abusers Newly identified abusers, […]