Recent Verdicts

School's lack of defibrillator said to be a cause in death of football player. $8M. Alameda County.

Freshman collapses and dies on field during football practice.

  • Case Name: Pulido v. Alameda Unified School District
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Civil rights case against plainclothes officer. $710K. San Joaquin County.

Police officer says he intervened when convenience store clerk wanted customer to leave the market following argument. Video suggests otherwise.

  • Case Name: Joseph Green v. City of Stockton, City of Stockton Police Department, Officer Robert Johnson and Officer Robert Wong
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Negligence claimed at residential care facility. $5.5M. Los Angeles County.

Untrained staff was assisting resident at residential care facility for the elderly (RCFE).

  • Case Name: M. Sherrill Phillips, by and through her Guardian Ad Litem, Lydia Phillips v. AvantGarde Senior Living, A California Corporation
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Makeshift step on TV production site leads to ankle fracture. $715K. Los Angeles County.

Personal assistant to pop singer fractures ankle on step leading from restroom trailer.

  • Case Name: Tessa Schonder v. Star Waggons, Inc., Finnmax LLC
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Monday, December 23, 2019