Vehicles - Motorcycle

Jury verdict for over $500,000 in motorcycle crash; defense 998 offer was only $21,001 for back injury. Santa Clara County.

Defendant found 90% liable for hitting motorcycle in front of her after they both waited to make a left turn.

  • Case Name: Joe Egan v. Joy Bowen
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Thursday, January 19, 2012

$7.5 million jury verdict for motorcycle injury. San Diego County.

Motorcycle rider rounded a curve and a shuttle driver made a left turn into his path. The result was penile injury to the plaintiff that affected his sex life. Defense made no offer. Jury awarded large non-economic damages.

  • Case Name: Matthew Wall v. Pedro Flores Miramontes; Group 1 Automotive Inc; Rancho Auto Group
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Thursday, December 15, 2011

Motorcycle strikes commercial water truck at "T" intersection. Death. $3.85 million gross. San Diego County.

Speeding motorcyclist runs into big truck at "T" intersection, truck driver and truck owner are said partly negligent. 

  • Case Name: Kennedy v. Cummings
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Friday, April 09, 2010