Number 1 Settlements in California in 2016

Number 1 Settlements in California in 2016We are pleased to present to you the list of the largest settlements – in their respective practice areas – obtained in the State of California in the year 2016. The list is comprised of various case types that were filed either in state or federal courts, or were settled before/without commencement of a lawsuit.

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$200,000,000.00
Attorneys: Daniel O. Hanks, Frank Dorman, Janet Ammerman, Peter Kaplan of Federal Trade Commission
Case: FTC v. Herbalife International of America Inc., et al.
No.1 in: Fraud, Qui Tam
$40,000,000.00
Attorneys: Rachel S. Black, Stephen E. Morrissey, Steven G. Sklaver, Kalpana Srinivasan of Susman Godfrey
Case: Flo & Eddie Inc. v. Sirius XM Radio Inc., et al.
No.1 in: Intellectual Property Infringement
$36,000,000.00
Attorneys: Hart L. Robinovitch, Bradley C. Buhrow of Zimmerman, Reed, PLLP; Christopher P. Ridout of Ridout, Lyon & Ottoson, LLP
Case: Jeffrey Etter, et al. v. Thetford Corp., et al.
No.1 in: Class Action, Product Liability
$30,000,000.00
Attorneys: Spencer R. Lucas, Thomas A. Schultz, Jake Douglass of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP
Case: Doe Plaintiff v. Roe Truck Staffing Co.
No.1 in: Car Accident, Personal Injury
$27,000,000.00
Attorneys: Joseph Antonelli, Janelle C. Carney of Law Office of Joseph Antonelli; Kevin Mahoney, Sean M. Blakely of Mahoney Law Group, APC; Farzad Rastegar of Rastegar Law Group, APC
Case: Mays v. Children's Hospital Los Angeles
No.1 in: Unpaid Wages
$26,000,000.00
Attorneys: Alexander G. Brizolis, Allan L. Schare, Harvey T. Oringher, Todd C. Theodora of Theodora Oringher PC; Jason L. Haas of Liner LLP
Case: County of Orange v. Tata Consultancy Services et al.
No.1 in: Breach of Contract
$25,000,000.00
Attorneys: George Gascon of Office of the District Attorney
Case: People of the State of California v. Uber Technologies Inc.
No.1 in: Consumer Fraud
$20,595,343.00
Attorneys: Johnny Vuong, Mary A. Smith, Sean M. Rooney, Sophia C. Kim of Department of Business Oversight
Case: People of the State of California v. Mata
No.1 in: Securities Fraud
$20,000,000.00
Attorneys: Michael Bomberger of Estey & Bomberger, LLP
Case: Parents of Brain Damaged Child vs. California Hospital
No.1 in: Medical Malpractice
$19,500,000.00
Attorneys: David W. Sanford, Edward D. Chapin, Felicia M. Medina, Jill S. Sanford, Xinying Valerian of Sanford Heisler, LLP
Case: Dandan Pan, et al. v. Qualcomm Incorporated, et al.
No.1 in: Gender Discrimination
$15,000,000.00
Attorneys: Roger A. Dreyer, Robert B. Bale of Dreyer Babich Buccola Wood Campora, LLP
Case: Giorgi v. City of Sacramento
No.1 in: Wrongful Death
$12,265,000.00
Attorneys: Kimberly Wong, Craig M. Peters of The Veen Firm, P.C.
Case: Confidential v. Confidential
No.1 in: Construction Accident, Premises Liability
$10,622,183.00
Attorneys: David M. Birka-White, Mindy M. Wong of Birka-White Law Offices; John D. Green, Amanda D. Hairston, Unnati Gandhi of Farella Braun + Martel LLP
Case: Kuffner v. Suntech America Inc.
No.1 in: Property Damage
$10,500,000.00
Attorneys: Thomas J. Brandi, Brian J. Malloy of The Brandi Law Firm
Case: Shea v. Matheson Tri-Gas Inc.
No.1 in: Pedestrian Accident
$10,100,000.00
Attorneys: Ronald O. Kaye, Marilyn E. Bednarski, Caitlin S. Weisberg of Kaye, McLane, Bednarski & Litt LLP
Case: Carrillo v. County of Los Angeles, et al.
No.1 in: Civil Rights Violation, Malicious Prosecution, Wrongful Conviction
$8,500,000.00
Attorneys: Bruce G. Fagel, Bron M. Draganov, Mari Fagel Henderson of Law Offices of Dr. Bruce G. Fagel & Associates
Case: Y.M. v. St. Joseph Health System et al.
No.1 in: Birth Injury
$7,600,000.00
Attorneys: Barrett S. Litt, Lindsay B. Battles of Kaye, McLane, Bednarski & Litt LLP
Case: Lisker v. City of Los Angeles, et al.
No.1 in: Negligent Supervision
$5,500,000.00
Attorneys: Charles E. Koro, Marc Smith of Brown, Koro & Romag, LLP
Case: John Doe vs. John Roe and Roe Trucking Company
No.1 in: Motorcycle Accident
$4,020,000.00
Attorneys: Christian T. F. Nickerson, Christine D. Spagnoli of Greene Broillet & Wheeler, LLP
Case: The Estate of Christopher Joseph Saraceno II v. Hyros Corp.
No.1 in: Bus Accident
$4,000,000.00
Attorneys: Carly L. Edson, Carly L. Sanchez, Richard B. Koskoff of The Law Offices of Booth & Koskoff
Case: A.E. v. County of San Bernardino
No.1 in: Sexual Assault
$4,000,000.00
Attorneys: Kaveh Navab, V. James DeSimone of V. James DeSimone Law
Case: Camprone v. City of Los Angeles, et al.
No.1 in: Excessive Force
$3,950,000.00
Attorneys: Anthony M. De Marco, Joanna Robles of Law Offices of Anthony M. De Marco; Michael G. Finnegan, Sarah G. Odegaard of Jeff Anderson & Associates PA
Case: M.G., pro ami v. Alhambra Unified School District
No.1 in: Sexual Abuse
$3,250,000.00
Attorneys: B. Mark Fong of Minami Tamaki LLP
Case: Estate of Lai v. San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
No.1 in: Bicycle Accident
$1,125,000.00
Attorneys: Christofer R. Chapman, Jason B. Friedman of Stark, Friedman & Chapman, LLP
Case: Amador v. Shenky
No.1 in: Landlord-Tenant
$1,000,000.00
Attorneys: John C. Taylor, Louanne Masry of Taylor & Ring LLP
Case: Rose v. Berkley East Convalescent Hospital
No.1 in: Nursing Home Malpractice

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