Case Examples

Sylvina vs. Salk Institute, wrongful termination, verdict $4.7 million

Gauger v. State of California, negligence, settlement $1,000,050

Duran v. State of California, civil rights, settlement $1.5 million

Holcomb v. State of California, civil rights, settlement $1 million

Abbate vs. Town and Country Hotel, Inc., negligence, verdict $8 million

Laberge vs. UPS, et al., personal injury, settlement $3.6 million

California, United States District Court for the Eastern District of California (Case No. CIV F-01-5472 AWI SMS) : Settlement of wrongful death of inmate for murder of cellmate. The convectional staff were warned of the intent to commit a murder and the murdered cellmate was not put on notice.

Kirkendall v. Fallbrook Union High School Dist. et al., San Diego County Superior Court, North County Branch (Case No. N61926) : Sexual harassment settlement on behalf of employee

Schempp v. International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Local 16, et al. San Francisco County Superior Court Case No. CGC-12-525123: Settlement of gender and gender identity discrimination action against union.

Caruthers v. Cross, Zalud & Greenfield LLP, California Fourth Appellate District, Division One, Case No. D048862 (2006) : Chiropractor sued by attorney and Trial Court's order denying special motion to strike under California's Anti-SLAPP statute reversed.