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On March 16, 2015, the firm obtained a defense verdict on behalf of Safeway Inc. in a slip and fall case where the plaintiff suffered a neck injury and had a 3 level cervical fusion.

On February 3, 2015, Summary Judgment was granted in favor of our client, a San Francisco real property owner, who completed an owner-move-in eviction. The motion was granted on the basis that the tenants’ lawsuit was not timely under the San Francisco Rent Ordinance.

The firm obtained a dismissal of a lawsuit against a homeowners’ association on January 27, 2015, when the Alameda County Superior Court determined that one of the association’s members failed to complete alternate dispute resolution before she filed her claim as required by the Davis-Stirling Common Interest Development Act.

On December 2, 2014, the firm obtained a trial award of $9,073,181.80 against a property owner who did not have worker’s compensation insurance covering employees of a 166 acre horse ranch.

On August 28, 2014, the firm obtained a defense verdict in a jury trial against a motorcyclist allegedly injured while driving through our client’s construction zone.

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