Milena Krusteva v. Gaymart USA. Verdict $4,717,055.00.
DOA: Feb 2012. DOV: July 2014. Breakdown of Award: $147,055.00 to plaintiff for past loss of earning capacity, $600,000.00 to plaintiff for future loss of earning capacity, $44,000.00 to plaintiff for past medical expenses, $126,000.00 to plaintiff for future medical expenses, and $3,800,000.00 for future pain and suffering, disability, physical impairment, disfigurement, mental anguish, inconvenience, aggravation of a disease or physical defect, and loss of capacity for the enjoyment of life. Plaintiff slipped and fell on spilled drinks on a dance floor at the Atomic Bomb Nightclub in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida (Broward County). The extent of her injuries or treatment is unknown, but is believed to have been very serious and/or catastrophic based on the exceptionally high verdict. The plaintiff alleged that the defendant failed to properly maintain the dance floor and used dim lighting that prevented her from seeing the spill.