California Jury Verdicts

Jury Verdict Alert presents civil jury verdicts for California. Included are jury verdicts, bench verdicts and arbitration awards from both Northern California and Southern California.

Jury verdict reports for the California courts are based on information provided by the attorneys. We use our best effort to validate the jury verdict report with attorneys for both the plaintiff and defendant, but readers are advised to validate the information themselves before relying upon it.

Defective wheelchair causes injury to disabled man. $9.8 million. San Diego County.

Wheelchair user claims he is injured by bolts on wheelchair after modifications are made on it.

  • Case Name: Toby Morin v. Sunrise Medical (US) LLC and National Seating & Mobility, Inc.
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Student misses out on law school and Olympic dream due to botched gallstone surgery. $7.6 million. Los Angeles County.

Abdominal surgery for gallstones goes awry on college athlete intent on becoming a lawyer.

  • Case Name: Licudine v. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Only non-economic damages sought in employment retaliation case. $575K. Riverside County.

Cable guy takes FMLA time off, supervisor doesn't like it. He's fired.

  • Case Name: Lave v. Charter Communications, LLC
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Friday, May 19, 2017

Defendant prison guards liable for inciting attack on prisoner. $130K.

After a "lifer" inmate files a grievance, the guards encourage other inmates to beat him.

  • Case Name: Kevin Darnell Bryant v. Patrick Gallagher, et al.
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Thursday, May 18, 2017