Top 20 Settlements in Texas in 2019

Top 20 Settlements in Texas in 2019We are pleased to present to you the list of top 20 settlements obtained in Texas in the year 2019. The list is comprised of cases filed either in a state or federal court, and those settled prior to commencing a lawsuit.

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Note: If you have made this list (Top 20 Settlements in Texas in 2019) you have also made the list of Top 50 Settlements in Texas in 2019.

Important: While we strive to achieve maximum accuracy and completeness of our lists, we cannot guarantee either at 100%. If you believe another settlement should be on this list, please contact us today.

1
Amount: $235,900,000.00
Attorneys: Ken Paxton of Texas Attorney General's Office
Case: Paxton v. Xerox Corp., et al.
Type: Fraud, Health Care Fraud, Intentional Tort
2
Amount: $52,000,000.00
Attorneys: Michael L. Slack, John R. Davis of Slack Davis Sanger LLP; Roger N. Heller, Jonathan D. Selbin of Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein; Joe K. Longley of Law Offices of Joe K. Longley
Case: Grigson v. Farmers Group Inc.
Type: Class Action, Consumer Fraud, Deceptive Trade Practices, Insurance Bad Faith, Consumer Protection, Intentional Tort, Insurance Fraud
3 (tie)
Amount: $50,000,000.00
Attorneys: Erin Gaines, Enrique Valdivia, Amy R. Johnson of Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA); David Frederick of Frederick, Perales, Allmon & Rockwell, PC; David T. Bright of Sico Hoelscher Harris LLP
Case: Wilson v. Formosa Plastics Corp.
Type: Pollution, Environmental Protection, Clean Water Act , Negligent Tort
3 (tie)
Amount: $50,000,000.00
Attorneys: Ken Paxton of Texas Attorney General's Office
Case: State of Texas, et al. v. Career Education Corp., et al.
Type: Consumer Fraud, Unfair Business Practices, Failure to Disclose
4
Amount: $23,500,000.00
Attorneys: Ryan H. Zehl, Matthew L. Martin, Eric J. Allen of Zehl & Associates, PC
Case: Burley v. Johnson Supply and Equipment Corp., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Emotional Distress, Head-on Collision, Catastrophic Injury
5
Amount: $11,000,000.00
Attorneys: Jonathan Gardner of Labaton Sucharow LLP
Case: Hall, et al. v. Rent-A-Center Inc., et al.
Type: Class Action, Deceptive Trade Practices, Fraud, Securities Fraud, Intentional Tort, Failure to Disclose
6
Amount: $8,881,481.00
Attorneys: Ken Paxton of Texas Attorney General's Office
Case: Paxton v. John­son & John­son, et al.
Type: Deceptive Trade Practices, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Consumer Protection, Intentional Tort, Strict Liability, Failure to Disclose
7
Amount: $8,500,000.00
Attorneys: Ken Paxton of Texas Attorney General's Office
Case: AG Pax­ton v. DePuy, et al.
Type: Consumer Fraud, Deceptive Trade Practices, False Advertising, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Consumer Protection, Intentional Tort, Strict Liability
8
Amount: $6,087,629.00
Attorneys: Hank Stout, Graham E. Sutliff of Sutliff & Stout, Injury & Accident Law Firm
Case: Estate of Mild v. Detmar Logistics, LLC, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
9
Amount: $5,000,000.00
Attorneys: Ladd C. Sanger, Michael L. Slack of Slack Davis Sanger LLP; Kevin R. Boyle, Matthew J. Stumpf of Panish Shea & Boyle LLP; Joseph A. Bosco of LaRose & Bosco, Ltd.
Case: Kos v. Superior Air Parts Inc., et al.
Type: Aviation Accident, Failure to Warn, Product Liability, Wrongful Death, Defective Product, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability, Design Defect
10
Amount: $4,000,000.00
Attorneys: Paul “Chip” Ferguson, Jr., Tim M. Ferguson of The Ferguson Law Firm, LLP
Case: Wagner v. Vance, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
11
Amount: $2,050,000.00
Attorneys: Shane V. Mullen, Joseph R. Morrison of Mullen & Mullen Law Firm
Case: Minor Passenger v. Car Driver
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
12
Amount: $1,800,000.00
Attorneys: Brett M. Chisum, Levi G. McCathern, II of McCathern, PLLC
Case: Cowboys Stadium L.P. v. Stiff
Type: Breach of Contract, Landlord-Tenant, Commercial Litigation
13
Amount: $1,606,411.00
Attorneys: Teresa R. Schober, Ryan G. Kercher, James M. (Jim) Schober of Schober & Schober, PC
Case: American Bank of Commerce v. North By Northwest Parkside L.L.C., et al.
Type: Breach of Contract, Promissory Note, Commercial Litigation
14
Amount: $1,489,233.00
Attorneys: G. Douglas Kilday of Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody
Case: AWL Insurance Agency Inc. v. Health Solutions One L.L.C., et al.
Type: Breach of Contract, Promissory Note, Commercial Litigation
15
Amount: $1,450,000.00
Attorneys: Cynthia L. 'Cindy' Saiter, Sameer A. Hashmi of Scott Douglass & McConnico LLP
Case: Luminex Corp. v. CQuentia Series Holdings L.L.C.
Type: Breach of Contract, Commercial Litigation
16
Amount: $1,300,000.00
Attorneys: Roger 'Rocky' Walton of Law Firm of Roger (Rocky) Walton P.C.
Case: Estate of Freeman v. Masters
Type: Dangerous Condition, Premises Liability, Work Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort
17
Amount: $1,179,650.00
Attorneys: Asher B. Griffin, John W. Ellis of Scott Douglass & McConnico LLP
Case: Mutual Mobile Inc. v. SchooLogics Inc., et al.
Type: Breach of Contract, Commercial Litigation
18
Amount: $1,079,781.00
Attorneys: Harry P. Susman, Daniel Wilson of Susman Godfrey LLP
Case: Wilson v. Fluid Power Equipment Inc., et al.
Type: Breach of Contract, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Commercial Litigation
19
Amount: $1,000,000.00
Attorneys: Corey F. Wehmeyer of Santoyo Wehmeyer P.C.
Case: Luxemborg Trading, LLC v. Organ Mountain Energy LLC, et al.
Type: Breach of Contract, Fraud, Intentional Tort, Intentional Misrepresentation, Commercial Litigation
20
Amount: $898,619.00
Attorneys: Jason W. Snell, Melissa White, John Robert Skrabanek, Lance Cawthon of The Snell Law Firm, PLLC
Case: South Dakota Trust Co. L.L.C. v. All Star Burger Davenport L.L.C.
Type: Breach of Contract, Promissory Note, Commercial Litigation

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