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Arger Earns Appellate Court Victory for Major Transportation Client

May 24, 2013

Harry N. Arger, a member of Dykema’s Litigation Department, secured an important win for the Firm's client—Metra, the second busiest commuter railroad in the country—when the First District Illinois Appellate Court affirmed the trial court’s judgment in the railroad’s favor with regard to a significant injury claim by one of its workers. The claim had alleged theories of recovery under various federal statutes including the Federal Railroad Safety Act, the Locomotive Inspection Act and the Federal Employers Liability Act.

To read the appellate court opinion, click here.