Featured Case

We recently consulted on Herbert v. Takata Corporation where a San Bernardino jury came back with a full defense verdict in a seat belt product liability case.

Our Client Successes

We are proud to have contributed to our client’s successes at trial.  Here is a partial list.

Antitrust

American Medical Response vs. Paramedics Plus
Keker and Van Nest
Superior Court, Alameda County, CA

Health Care Service Corp vs. Mylan Laboratories, Inc., et al.
Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi
U.S. District Court, Washington, DC

Rambus vs. Micron Technology & Hynix Semiconductor
O’Melveny & Myers
U.S. District Court, San Francisco, CA

Tableware Antitrust Litigation
Jones Day
U.S. District Court, San Francisco, CA

Webb vs. Mikohn, et al.
Nixon & Vanderhye PC
U.S. District Court, Jackson, MS

Automotive & Common Carriers

Albert, et al. vs. Satellite Management, et al.
Cihogoyenetche, Grossberg & Clouse
Superior Court, Orange County, CA

Priest vs. Safety-Kleen
Tatum, Atkinson & Lively, PLCC
County Court, Wake County, NC

Swift-Wilson vs. City of Richmond
Walsworth, Franklin, Bevin & McCall
Superior Court, Contra Costa County, CA

Class Actions

Ashby vs. Farmers Insurance
Rives LLP & Gibson Dunn and Crutcher LLP
U.S. District Court, Portland, OR

Bartek, et al. vs. The State of Alaska
Delaney, Wiles, hayes, Gerety, Ellis & Young, Inc.
County Court, Matanuska-Susitna County, AK

Complex Commercial and Business Disputes

AKD/AAD Constructors vs. Tutor-Saliba Corporation, et al.
Castle & Lax
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA

AKT vs. Charles Summers
Downey Brand
Superior Court, Sacramento County, CA

Alameda Belt Line v. City of Alameda
Dang & Trachuk
Superior Court, Alameda County, CA

Cooper, et al. vs. Chapman University
Law Offices of Jennifer L. Keller
Superior Court, Orange County, CA

DeLage Landen Financial Services, Inc. vs. Premiere Radio Networks, Inc.
Fox & Spillane
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA

Echelon Group, LLC vs. San Miguel Associates, et al.
Jones Day
Superior Court, San Francisco County, CA

El Dorado Irrigation District vs. Traylor Brothers
McKenna, Long & Aldridge
U.S. District Court, Sacramento, CA

Gramercy Warehoue Funding vs. Cupertino Square
Greenberg Traurig
Superior Court, Santa Clara County, CA

Gutierrez vs. Gutierrez
Downey Brand
Superior Court, Stanislaus County, CA

Hub City vs. City of Compton
Goodstein & Berman
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA

Konvitz vs. Matte
O’Neill, Lysaght & Sun, LLP
U.S. District Court, Los Angeles, CA

R4 Holdings & Hill Intl. vs. Tickets.com
Snell & Wilmer
Superior Court, Orange County, CA

Redwood Christian Schools vs. County of Alameda
Keker & Van Nest LLP
U.S. District Court, San Francisco, CA

SPM vs. Toshiba Machine
Kelly, hart & Hallman, PC
County Court, Tarrant County, TX

Steven Bochco Productions vs. 20th Century Fox Film Corporation, et al.
O’Neill, Lysaght & Sun, LLP
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA

Wade vs. Diamite Corporation
Berliner, Cohen & Biagini
Superior Court, Santa Clara County, CA

Wimar Tahoe Corporation vs. Park Cattle Company
Downey Brand LLP
County Court, Douglas County, NV

Construction Defect

Cammel vs. SJD Partners
Lorber, Greenfield, Beddoe, Polito & Pengilly
Superior Court, Orange County, CA

San Jose Construction vs. South Bay Construction
Sweeney, Mason, Wilson & Bosomworth
Superior Court, Santa Clara County, CA

Eminent Domain

The Colonies vs. San Bernardino County
Timken Johnson Hwang LLP
Superior Court, San Bernardino County, CA

Employment

Ajayi vs. Jatoft-Foti Insurance Agency
DeMory & Grigg
Superior Court, Contra Costa County, CA

Annie Hall vs. Bank One
Baker & Hostetler
County Court, Franklin County, OH

Fillipini vs. Social Security Administration
U.S. Attorney’s Office
U.S. District Court, San Jose, CA

Frazier vs. UPS
Paul Hastings
Superior Court, Fresno County, CA

Gensler vs. Vargas
Millstein & Associates
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA

Levingston vs. Albertson’s
Rogers, Joseph, O’Donnell & Phillips
Superior Court, Alameda County, CA

Linda Sisk vs. A & A Tools Rental & Sales, Inc.
Epstein, Becker & Green
U.S. District Court, Sacramento, CA

Maria Guadalupe Garcia, et al., vs. Russel Cosmetics, Inc.
Silver & Freedman
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA

McKinney Brown vs. Blakemore and Kaplan
Zimmerman & Walker, LLP
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA

Natividad vs. Prison Health
Littler Mendelson PC
Superior Court, Alameda County, CA

Insurance

Executive Management vs. Ticor Title Company
Gerrard Cox and Larsen
County Court, Clark County, NV

Liberty National vs. Chicago Title (Fidelity)
Hennelly & Grossfeld
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA

Lisa Trapana vs. Prudential Insurance
Law Offices of Patrick J. Sullivan
Superior Court, Orange County, CA

Rosenberg vs. Aetna
Shernoff, Bidart & Darras, LLP
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA

Intellectual Property

Adams vs. Winbond and ASUS
Cooley, Godward and Kornish
U.S. District Court, Utah

Callaway vs. Acushnet
Howrey LLP
U.S. District Court, Delaware

Chiron vs. Genentech
Keker & Van Nest LLP
U.S. District Court, Sacramento, CA

CollegeNET vs. XAP
DLA Piper
U.S. District Court, Portland, OR

Flyin J., Inc. vs. Pistachio, et al.
Coudert Brothers
U.S. District Court, Fresno, CA

Fujitsu vs. Belkin, D-Link and Netgear
Reed Smith
U.S. District Court, San Jose, CA

Gen-Probe, Inc. vs. Vysis, Inc.
Cooley Godward
U.S. District Court, San Diego, CA

Harris vs. Ericsson
Howrey, Simon, Arnold & White LLP
U.S. District Court, Dallas, TX

Hoffman-LaRoche vs. Promega Corp.
Michael, Best & Freidrich
U.S. District Court, San Francisco, CA

Manny Joel, M.D. vs. Valley Medical Care Center
Hanson, Bridgett, Marcus, Vlahos & Rudy, LLP
Superior Court, Alameda County, CA

Medtronic vs. AGA Medical
Merchant and Gould, PC
U.S. District Court, San Francisco, CA

Memry Corporation vs. Kentucky Oil
Luce Forward
U.S. District Court, San Jose, CA

Mitchell vs. Intel
Keker & Van Nest LLP
U.S. District Court, Tyler, TX

Oracle vs. Google
Keker & Van Nest LLP
U.S. District Court, San Francisco, CA

Personal Injury

Andonie vs. City Limits
Rankin, Sproat, Mires, Beaty & Reynolds
Superior Court, Sacramento County, CA
(negligence)

Barnett vs. Richman
Buckner, Alani, Khouri, Chavos & Mirkovich
Superior Court, Orange County, CA

Cousins vs. DelHaize America, Inc. and Food Lion, LLC
Wilcox & Savage; Barr, Murman & Tonelli, P.A.
County Court, Richmond County, VA
(negligence)

England vs. Swinerton
Carlson, Calladine & Peterson LLP
Superior Court, San Francisco County, CA
(construction)

Erman vs. India Cuisine Restaurant
Betts Patterson Mines
County Court, King County, WA

Mora vs. Cuprum
Hennelly & Grossfeld
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA
(wrongful death)

Navarro vs. Ecology Auto Parts
Wood Smith Henning & Berman
Superior Court, San Diego County, CA

Ryvkin vs. Terry York Motor Cars
Wood Smith Henning & Berman
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA
(wrongful death)

White vs. LA Indian Oaks LP/AIMCO-LP, Inc.
Wood Smith Henning & Berman
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA
(mold)

Premises Liability

Denise Rivera vs. Davies Medical Center
Long & Levit
Superior Court, San Francisco County, CA

Happe vs. Guard Systems
Kern & Gonzalez
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA

Palofox vs. El Rincon Tarasco Restaurant
Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley
Superior Court, San Mateo County, CA

Sierra Charles vs. Mountain View Mobile Homes Estates, et al.
Yukevich Cavanaugh
Superior Court, San Bernardino County, CA

Product Liability

Adam Mintz, et al. vs. WWC Corporation
Law Ofices of Jeffrey Benice
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA

Advanced Brands vs. Alkar-RapidPak
Seyfarth Shaw, LLC
U.S. District Court, Northern Iowa, IA

Baez vs. L & L Machinery
Yukevich Cavanaugh
Superior Court, San Bernardino County, CA

Baker vs. Paccar
Murchison & Cumming
Superior Court, San Bernardino County, CA

Bradley Bishop vs. CertainTeed Corporation
McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP
Superior Court, San Francisco County, CA

Conwed vs. Union Carbide Corporation
Foley & Lardner
U.S. District Court, St. Paul, MN
(asbestos)

Cox vs. R.J. Reynolds
King & Spalding
Circuit Court of Florida, Alachua County, FL

Duke vs. R.J. Reynolds
King & Spalding
U.S. District Court, Jacksonville, FL

Federico Torres, et al., vs. Pro Tire, Inc., et al.
Bacalski, Ottoson & Dube, LLP
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA

Fernandez vs. Union Carbide Corporation
Ruden, McClosky, Smith, Schuster & Russell
County Court, Dade County, FL
(asbestos)

Gallagher vs. Union Carbide Corporation
DeHay & Elliston
County Court, Travis County, TX
(asbestos)

Gersten vs. Gibbs
Wood Smith Henning & Berman
Superior Court, Alameda County, CA
(asbestos)

Grimes vs. Electromatic
Tydings & Rosenberg, LLP
County Court, Anne Arundel County, MD

Koranda vs. Union Carbide Corporation
DeHay & Elliston
County Court, Dallas County, TX

Lyndon Wright vs. Forest River Inc., et al.
Gieger, Laborde & Laperouse
U.S. District Court, New Orleans, LA

Mack vs. R.J. Reynolds
King & Spalding
Circuit Court of Florida, Alachua County, FL

Martinez vs. Taylor Machine Works
Murchison & Cumming
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA

McCall vs. TODCO & Trailmobile
Kirtland & Packard
Superior Court, Orange County, CA

McKenzie vs. Union Carbide Corporation
Powers & Frost, LLP
County Court, Harris County, TX

McNamara vs. Bondex
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Superior Court, Los Angeles County, CA

Ojeda vs. R.J. Reynolds
King & Spalding
Circuit Court of Florida, Miami-Dade County, FL

Robin Listman vs. Outboard Marine Corporation
Quintairos Prieto Wood & Boyer
County Court, Washoe County, NV

Stephanie Rodriguez, et al. vs. General Dynamics Armament
Yukevich Cavanaugh, LLP
U.S. District Court, Honolulu, HI

Tann vs. Toyo USA and County Coach
Lyddan Law Group
Superior Court, Orange County, CA

Professional and Medical Malpractice

Carillo vs. Edgar
Sedgewick, Detert, Moran & Arnold
Superior Court, Orange County, CA

Commodity Futures Trading Commission vs. Delay, et al.
Baker & Hostetler
U.S. District Court, Lincoln, NE

Carol Francis vs. Jay Standerfer, M.D.
Sanders & Parks, PC
County Court, Maricopa County, AZ

Mathieu vs. Bilodeau
Randall & Danskin
County Court, Spokane County, WA

Shartsis Friese LLP vs. JP Morgan
Shartsis Friese LLP
U.S. District Court, San Francisco, CA

U.S. vs. Banco Industrial de Venezuela
Ruden, McClosky, Smith, Schuster & Russell, PA
Superior Court, Orange County, CA

White Collar and Criminal

People vs. K. Hoss
Law Offices of Danny Davis
Superior Court, Los Angeles, CA

People vs. Leticia Castro
Law Offices of Glaser, Damone & Schroeder
Superior Court, Long Beach, CA

People vs. Lily Gonzalez and Roger Ruiz
Law Offices of Glaser, Damone & Schroeder
Superior Court, Los Angeles, CA

People vs. Raul Ramirez
Michael Artan
Superior Court, Los Angeles, CA

Peregrine Trials:
US vs. Lenz, Reichner, Towle and Stulac
US vs. Towle and Stulac
Coole Godward Kronish LLP
Superior Court, San Diego, CA

Other

De La Rosa, Fong & Mendoza vs. City of San Jose
O’Brian & Kelleher
Superior Court, Santa Clara County, CA
(Defamation)

Estate of Winston Caballo vs. Armando Fernandez Larios
Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati
U.S. District Court, Miami, FL
(Pro-Bono Alien Claims Torts Act)

EHOC vs. Gundaker Real Estate Co., Inc.
Vatterott, Schaffar & Dolan, PC
U.S. District Court, St. Louis, MO
(Civil Rights – Discrimination)

Sorensen vs. Belmont Hills
O’Connor, Cohn, Dillon & Barr
Superior Court, San Mateo County, CA