Premises Liability

$135,250 for brachial plexus injury when metal bar falls from retail shelving. Riverside County.

Pet store customer injured when metal bar falls from shelving unit under construction; defendant says she shouldn't have been in the store.

  • Case Name: Rutan v. Baker
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Thursday, December 08, 2011

Costco customer struck by vehicle in outdoor food court. $2 million verdict plus $590K settlement. Los Angeles County.

A Costco customer sitting at an outdoor dining table is struck by an out-of-control motorist.  Plaintiff claims barriers were insufficient to protect patrons from parking lot traffic.

  • Case Name: Ruben Soto, Brunilda Soto, and Anabel Soto v. Costco Wholesale Corporation and Robert Alan Livingston
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Monday, August 16, 2010