Brown v. Maxey, 83-2325

Decision Date23 September 1985
Docket NumberNo. 83-2325,83-2325
Citation126 Wis.2d 40,373 N.W.2d 672
PartiesJ.T. BROWN, Plaintiff-Respondent-Petitioner, v. Louis MAXEY, d/b/a Apollo Village and State Farm Fire and Casualty Company, Defendants-Appellants.
CourtWisconsin Supreme Court

Prior Report: 124 Wis.2d 426, 369 N.W.2d 677.

PER CURIAM

(on motion for reconsideration).

The motion for reconsideration is denied, with costs.

STEINMETZ, J., dissents.

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  • Tucker v. Marcus
    • United States
    • Wisconsin Supreme Court
    • February 11, 1988
    ...this court without deference to the trial court. Brown v. Maxey, 124 Wis.2d 426, 431, 369 N.W.2d 677, reconsideration denied 126 Wis.2d 40, 373 N.W.2d 672 (1985). As we have previously stated, "The issue of whether punitive damages are recoverable in negligence actions is a question of law.......
  • Owens-Illinois, Inc. v. United Ins. Co.
    • United States
    • New Jersey Superior Court — Appellate Division
    • April 29, 1993
    ...and Deposit Co., 283 Md. 228, 389 A.2d 359 (1978); Brown v. Maxey, 124 Wis.2d 426, 369 N.W.2d 677, reconsideration denied, 126 Wis.2d 40, 373 N.W.2d 672 (1985). The problem is compounded by difficult choice of law questions. See State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins. Co. v. Simmons' Estate, 84 N.J. 28,......
  • State ex rel. Hennekens v. City of River Falls Police and Fire Com'n, 83-1894
    • United States
    • Wisconsin Supreme Court
    • September 23, 1985
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  • Chapter Eleven
    • United States
    • New York State Bar Association Insurance Law Practice (NY)
    • Invalid date
    ...Co., 279 Or. 199, 213, 567 P.2d 1013 (1977).[1382] . Brown v. Maxey, 124 Wis. 2d 426, 369 N.W.2d 677 (1985), reconsideration denied, 126 Wis. 2d 40, 373 N.W.2d 672 (1985).[1383] . See Abbie Uriguen Oldsmobile Buick, Inc. v. United States Fire Ins. Co., 95 Idaho 501, 511 P.2d 783 (1973) (Don......

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