The first civil jury trial in San Francisco Superior Court in 2020 after the pandemic shutdown. Defense argues the need for treatment was exaggerated by attorney-referred doctors, and that there was a pre-existing condition.
Case Name: Kelman Garcia v. Ting Lin
Date of Verdict or Judgment: Monday, November 23, 2020
Multi-million-dollar bench trial award for non-economic damages including loss of consortium when plaintiff suffers MTBI in freeway rear-ender. Defense disputes impact of collision and claimed damages, both economic and non-economic.
Case Name: Rufo v. United States
Date of Verdict or Judgment: Friday, February 28, 2020