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.

Employment arbitration award for failure to accommodate. $974K. Los Angeles County.

Paint store employee who cannot lift more than 20 pounds is terminated.

  • Case Name: Carter v. Dunn Edwards
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Monday, July 01, 2019
  • Monday, 01 July 2019

Bad-faith claim against title insurer for denial of coverage for "lack of legal access" to home. $1.5M. Riverside County.

Couple builds home but later finds out they have no legal access to utilities or public road.

  • Case Name: Keith Jones and Patricia Jones v. Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Monday, June 24, 2019

Electrical fire destroys sandwich shop. Insurer pays, seeks indemnity. $7.8M. Monterey County.

Fireman's Fund pays $7 million in fire damage claims; seeks contractual indemnity from entity that selected the electrical contractor whose work allegedly caused the fire.

  • Case Name: Fireman's Fund Ins Co v. Triton Subs, Inc., et al.
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Thursday, June 13, 2019

20-year City of Compton employee suffers discrimination, retaliation and termination. $655K. Los Angeles County.

City of Compton's HR director is terminated; claims retaliation after reporting discrimination and harassment by city council member.

  • Case Name: Kareemah Mateen-Bradford v. City of Compton, et al.
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Tuesday, June 11, 2019