Jury trial verdict for fraud, breach of fiduciary duty and professional negligence on behalf of the creator of Tae Bo, Billy Blanks, his wife Gayle Blanks, and their company, BG Star Productions, Inc. against their former law firm. Billy Blanks, et al. v. Seyfarth Shaw LLP, et al., Los Angeles Superior Court case number BC308355 (5th largest California jury verdict in 2005) (Read about this case, more on this case)
Jury trial verdict for defective design of a roadway on behalf of an individual who was hit by a car while using a crosswalk against the City of Hemet. Tusant v. City of Hemet, Riverside Superior Court case number MCC1701026 (largest personal injury verdict in California 2020)
Dangerous Condition of Public Property
Settlement for a publicly traded company in a fraud and RICO action.
RICO and Mortgage Industry Fraud
Unanimous jury verdict for four minimum wage restaurant servers in an age discrimination wrongful termination lawsuit. Aboulafia, et al. v. GCAN, Inc., Los Angeles County Superior Court case number BC469940 (44th largest verdict in California in 2014).
Age Discrimination and Wrongful Termination
Settlement for a 43 year old laborer injured when a 5,482 pound compactor rolled off a flat bed trailer and landed on him.
Unanimous jury verdict in favor of a medical nursing staffing agency against a competitor for unfair business competition, fraud, and intentional interference. MediPro Financial v. Certified Nursing Registry, Los Angeles County Superior Court, case number BC667851 (largest tortious interference jury verdict in California 2018)
Unfair Business Competition
Settlement for wrongful death of a woman who died while scuba diving (12th largest wrongful death settlement in California 2020)
Settlement for three women who were sexually harassed by a gynecologist.
Settlement in a legal malpractice lawsuit brought by a publicly-traded company against a national law firm.
Binding arbitration award on a breach of contract claim against licensed sellers of celebrity-endorsed fitness products.
Breach of Contract
Combined trial judgment and settlement for a motorcyclist who suffered major injuries in a traffic accident allegedly caused by a retail store’s boxes blown onto the roadway.
Confidential settlement, plus attorneys’ fees for the former administrator of a local religious organization and its President on claims of wrongful termination, fraud, slander and Labor Code violations.
Settlement for a warehouse employee who was sexually harassed and her co-worker and mother, who was fired after complaining about her daughter’s harassment.
Sexual Harassment and Retaliation
Settlement in a maritime action to recover for lost profits and damages to a commercial ferry.
Maritime Product Liability
Settlement of fraud and legal malpractice claims brought by a celebrity and his wife.
Infomercial Industry Fraud
Settlement for wrongful termination because of disability discrimination of sales workers
Class certification and settlement on behalf of over 800 employees against fast food Yoshinoya restaurants for wage violations and obtained a change in the current law (14th largest settlement in California 2020)
Wage & Hour Waiting Time Penalty Class Action
Policy limits recovery arising from a motor vehicle accident in which the plaintiff suffered orthopedic injuries
Motor Vehicle Accident
Settlement of a medical malpractice and wrongful death case brought by the family of a mother who died as a result of negligence during a cesarean section surgery.
Medical Malpractice and Wrongful Death
Settlement for a Hollywood restaurant patron attacked and viciously beaten while awaiting retrieval of his valet parked car.
Note: The above cases are actual recent results obtained by RosenSaba, LLP. Although our trial and litigation experience is extensive, not all of the results we obtain for our clients are published in the news. These examples are not to be construed as a guarantee of results.
This is not legal advice. Each case result depends upon the particular facts and circumstances as they relate to the relevant law.