Strict Liability

Trip and fall in Westfield Culver City mall. $3.1 million. Los Angeles County.

Elderly woman trips and falls on ramp in shopping mall.

  • Case Name: Phyllis Barnett v. Westfield Group, and DOES 1 to 100, inclusive
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Friday, January 27, 2017

Fatal highway accident blamed on faulty manufacture of motor home. Defense verdict. Sonoma County.

Family members killed when their car skids on fluid in roadway; fluid leak blamed on motor home found disabled nearby.  Plaintiffs claim defective design and  manufacture of motor home.

  • Case Name: Menera v. Country Coach Corporation & Mega RV Corp., et al., consolidated with Ayala, et al., v. Country Coach Corporation & Mega RV Corp., et al.
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Tuesday, May 17, 2016