Milberg Weiss Douglas and Garraty
Files Class Action Suit against the Martin Family dog
POINT--(BUSINESS WIRE)--August. 2, 2004--Milberg Weiss Douglas
and Garraty LLP today announced that a class action has
been commenced in the Mishaum District Court for the
Southeastern region of Massachusetts on behalf of people bitten
by the Martins' dog during the period between July 1, 2003 and
August 10, 2004 (the "Class Period"). The
marginally Honorable Rusty
Shapleigh is the Judge presiding over the action.
If you wish to serve as lead plaintiff, you must move the Court
no later than 60 days from today. If you wish to discuss this
action or have any questions concerning this notice or your
rights or interests, please contact plaintiff's counsel, Phil
Douglas or Jacky Garraty of Milberg Weiss Douglas and Garraty
LLP at 800/996-1000.
The complaint charges that the Martin's dog and certain of
its owners with violations of the Dog Securities Act of 1934.
The complaint alleges that based on the Martin's repeated
statements about the safety of their dog, throughout the Class
Period many people walked by the Martin house. These statements
were responsible for repeated dog bites upon Mishaum residents.
The true facts which were then known by each of the
defendants, but concealed from the soon-to-be-bitten public
during the Class Period, were that: (a) The dog bites or has
bitten most everyone on the Point. (b) The
dog likes to bite (c) Dog bites can hurt.
Plaintiff seeks to recover damages on behalf of all bitees
during the Class Period (the "Class"). The plaintiff is
represented by Milberg Weiss Douglas and Garraty LLP, who has
expertise in prosecuting dog bite class actions and extensive
experience in financial extraction.
Milberg Weiss Douglas and Garraty LLP, a two-lawyer firm with
offices in Mishaum and New York, is active in major litigations
pending in federal and state courts throughout the United
States. Milberg Weiss Douglas and Garraty LLP has taken a
leading role in many important actions to the detriment of
people who drive too fast on Mishaum, cheat in Beetle Cat races, as well as
victims of the 2003 oil spill, and has been responsible for more
than $10 billion dollars in aggregate recoveries.