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.

Target found negligent when elderly woman falls over a stepladder in aisle. $1.7 million. San Diego County.

Target employee leaves a stepladder and cart full of cardboard in aisle; plaintiff falls over ladder.

  • Case Name: Hurley-Giddens v. Target Corporation
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Disputed liability and injuries in motorcycle accident. $3.7 million. Los Angeles County.

Lexus driver said to be at fault when motocyclist is severely injured; she says he was lane-splitting.

  • Case Name: Nicholson v. Borok
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Wednesday, August 17, 2016

MIST case: plaintiff w/ pre-existing conditions receives verdict for $1 million. Los Angeles County.

65-year-old student, an "eggshell" plaintiff, is rear-ended.

  • Case Name: William Deloney v. Esmeralda Fabian Martinez; La Opinion LP
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Thursday, August 04, 2016

Hit-and-run motorist leaves bicycle rider with spinal injuries. $3.1 million arb award. Los Angeles County.

Bicycle rider is hit on city street by motorist who flees the scene.  After driver turns herself in, she disputes the extent of injuries.

  • Case Name: Livingston v. Chin
  • Wednesday, 24 August 2016