That's true too.
Also, she was around 80 years old when it happened, and the elderly have a much harder time healing.
Everyone talks about it like she was suing for millions, but she really only wanted the med expenses. They ended up settling, I think.
If you're talking about the Liebeck v McDonald's coffee case,
I use to think (like most people) that that was a frivolous lawsuit,
until I had to go over the evidence for a Business & Law (required gen. ed.) class.
It was actually a lot more serious than everyone assumes. The lady had to have skin grafts.