West Palm Beach Firm Secures $1M for Slip & Fall Victim
David C. Prather, a partner at Clark, Fountain, La Vista, Prather & Littky-Rubin in West Palm Beach, secured a large settlement on behalf of a seriously injured woman from Broward County, Florida due to a building owner’s negligence.
Menz Bonner Komar & Koenigsberg Secures $330M Whistleblower Settlement in Sprint Tax Fraud Case
New York firm Menz Bonner Komar & Koenigsberg LLP (MBKK) secured a settlement in a first-of-its-kind tax fraud whistleblower case against Sprint Communications, Inc. New York Attorney General BarbaraUnderwood announced the $330 million settlement in late December 2018.
Wilshire Law Firm Starts 2019 with $3.25M Auto Injury Result
The Wilshire Law Firm of Los Angeles recently reached an agreement for a $3.25 million settlement on behalf of a woman who was the victim of a car accident in Inglewood, California.
Rossman Baumberger Win $2.5M for Conductor Injured in FL Train-Truck Collision
Lawyers from the Miami firm Rossman Baumberger Reboso & Spier won a $2,576,069 verdict in late 2018 on behalf of a Jacksonville CSX railroad conductor who suffered back injuries when his freight train struck a tractor-trailer going through a Lakeland, Fla., railroad crossing.
Shegerian & Associates Wins Employment Verdict for Iranian Immigrant
Carney Shegerian, the founder of Shegerian & Associates recently won $2.9 million in damages on behalf of a 63-year-old kitchen worker, in her lawsuit against the Los Angeles Community College District.
TX Firms Collaborate to Hold Dallas Nightclub Found Liable for Cowboys Player’s Deadly Crash
A Dallas jury has returned a $25 million wrongful death verdict against a Dallas nightclub and related parties, finding that the club served too much alcohol to a Dallas Cowboys player who later crashed his Mercedes, killing his friend and teammate Jerry Brown who was a passenger in the car in the 2012 accident.
SoFla Firm Secures $26 Million Defective Product Settlement
In November 2018, a Broward County circuit court sided against the manufacturer of the pressure cooker, finding that its failure and subsequent explosion could have been prevented and caused severe burns and amputation of Samantha Gonzales’ leg, hip, foot, and fingers.
Kabateck LLP and FieldsLaw Win Major Verdicts for LA Mobile Home Park Residents
Lawyers from Southern California firms Kabateck LLP and FieldsLaw won $34 million in late November 2018 on behalf of 30 residents of a Long Beach mobile home park. Led by trial attorney Brian Kabateck of Kabateck LLP, a Los Angeles jury awarded the punitive damages to...
Hickey Law Firm Wins $4.5 Million Verdict in Car Crash Survivor Action
Jack Hickey, founder of the Miami, Florida-based Hickey Law Firm, P.A. won an impressive $4.5 million verdict on behalf of an elderly woman who died more than four years after a severe car crash. His representation for the plaintiff (“Maria”) lasted through...
Southern California Lawyer Secures $3.4M for San Diego Man in Medical Malpractice Arbitration
San Diego-based attorney Robert Vaage secured more than $3.4 million in damages on behalf of a man who was rendered partial paraplegic as a result of a delayed MRI order. Vaage, principal of his law firm, represented plaintiff John Mitchell, who was seen by physicians...
Baron & Budd Wins Trial Against Texas Drilling Company For Workers’ Unpaid Overtime Wages
Baron & Budd was victorious in an unpaid overtime wage trial on behalf of 137 oilfield workers in U.S. District Court in the Northern District of Texas against Latshaw Drilling Company, LLC. The plaintiffs were represented at trial by Allen Vaught, head of the...
Waters Kraus & Paul Wins Another Verdict in Northern California for Pipefitter
Lawyers from Waters & Kraus (Los Angeles) and its related firm, Waters Kraus & Paul (Dallas), won a major wrongful death award in Northern California on behalf of the widow of a pipefitter who died of mesothelioma. The trial resulted in a $1.1 million verdict,...