Recent Verdicts

Bicycle rider crashes at night due to raised sidewalk. $138K. Los Angeles County.

Tree roots damage sidewalk where bike rider falls at night when riding on sidewalk rather than in the adjacent bike lane.

  • Case Name: Larry D. Walker v. City of Pasadena, et al.
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Monday, December 12, 2016

Cause and injuries disputed in vehicle collision. $3 million. Los Angeles County.

Plaintiff beats $1 million policy limit CCP 998 offer to compromise.

  • Case Name: Rodney Alexander Pimentel v. Joaquin Garcia Avila, SMS Foods Inc., and Does 1 to 15, inclusive
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Friday, December 09, 2016

Parking lot confrontation turns into beating. $268K gross. Sacramento County.

Left-turn dispute turns ugly inside a coffee shop. Negligence and battery.  

  • Case Name: Gregory Bagwell v. Mia Funk and John Funk
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Santa Barbara inn fires food/beverage director for being "no spring chicken." $545K. Santa Barbara County.

Long-time restaurateur  tells manager he's "no spring chicken" and orders him to train a younger female as assistant F&B director.  

  • Case Name: Charles Saccio v. Antonio R. Romasanta, DBA Eladio‚Äôs Restaurant
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Tuesday, November 22, 2016