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CRYSTAL GREEN v. SEPTA (09/07/88)

argued: September 7, 1988.

CRYSTAL GREEN, A MINOR BY HER PARENT AND NATURAL GUARDIAN CHARLOTTE GREEN, AND CHARLOTTE GREEN IN HER OWN RIGHT, APPELLANTS,
v.
SEPTA, APPELLEE



Appeal from Order of the Court of Common Pleas, Civil Division, of Philadelphia County, No. 2885 January, 1987.

COUNSEL

Dale G. Larrimore, Philadelphia, for appellants.

Wieand, McEwen and Melinson, JJ.

Author: Wieand

[ 380 Pa. Super. Page 269]

Because of injuries sustained by Crystal Green in a fall on subway stairs, a civil action was commenced against SEPTA by Charlotte Green in her own right and on behalf of Crystal, her minor daughter. The action was settled prior to trial and during the discovery stage for the sum of ten thousand ($10,000.00) dollars. A petition was then prepared and presented to the trial court requesting approval of the settlement and directing distribution of the proceeds.*fn1

[ 380 Pa. Super. Page 270]

The petition for approval suggested distribution as follows:

The petition for approval suggested distribution as follows:

GROSS SETTLEMENT $10,000.00

TO: DEUTSCH & LARRIMORE, P.C. (Costs) -123.69

NET RECOVERY $9,876.31

TO: DEUTSCH & LARRIMORE, P.C. (Fee) ...


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