News from December 2018

Woman who suffered broken pelvis in fall at Burger King alleges restaurant failed to warn of slippery floor

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 3, 2018

OROVILLE – A woman alleges a fall at a Butte County fast food restaurant caused a broken pelvis and other injuries.

Property tenants allege they were wrongfully evicted from San Francisco unit

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 3, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – Three former tenants of a San Francisco property allege they were wrongfully evicted from the unit earlier this year.

JAG Trucking alleges truck has defect, seeks damages from Pape Group, Paccer Perts

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 3, 2018

FRESNO – A Fresno company alleges the engine in a truck it owns has a defect and no one has taken responsibility to repair it while it is under warranty.

TES Transportation, individuals sued by man who was struck at Fresno intersection

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 3, 2018

FRESNO – A Los Angeles County man is seeking damages from two individuals and a company after he was struck at a Fresno intersection.

Couple alleges GMC vehicle has defects that impair vehicle's safety

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 3, 2018

OROVILLE – A Chico couple alleges a vehicle they leased has defects that have not been repaired after a number of attempts.

Individuals file suit over vehicle collision with cow in Butte County

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 3, 2018

OROVILLE – Two individuals allege they were injured when their vehicle collided with a cow in an unincorporated area of Butte County.

MINAMI TAMAKI LLP: Jennifer Fraissl wins $4.5 Million Jury award in Case against Skrillex

By Press release submission | Dec 3, 2018

A Los Angeles jury on Nov. 20 awarded Jennifer Fraissl $4.5 million in damages against DJ and producer Skrillex (real name Sonny John Moore), his touring company, Lost Boys Touring Company, Inc., and the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles.

MM Construction alleges it is owed more than $200,000 for work on San Francisco property

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 4, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – A San Francisco County construction company alleges it was not paid in full for work on a project.

Patient files medical negligence suit against San Francisco County doctor over surgery complications

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 4, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – The patient of a San Francisco County physician alleges he was injured because of a surgical procedure.

Pedestrian seeks damages from San Francisco, construction company after falling in hole

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 4, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – A pedestrian alleges he was injured when a board covering a hole in a sidewalk gave way and caused him to fall.

From Legal Newsline

California reclaims top spot on 'Judicial Hellhole' list; ATRA bemoans state's adoption of 'innovator liability'

By John Breslin | Dec 4, 2018

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - California tops the list of jurisdictions regarded as "Judicial Hellholes" by a national civil justice reform group.

Santa Ana attorney faces possible disbarment over multiple misconduct allegations

By Karen Kidd | Dec 4, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Northern California Record) — Santa Ana attorney K. D. Hughes-Cione faces possible disbarment following a recently announced California State Bar Court recommendation over serious misconduct in multiple client matters.

San Diego attorney faces possible disbarment by default over 7 misconduct counts

By Karen Kidd | Dec 4, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Northern California Record) — San Diego attorney Michael John Brown faces possible disbarment by default following a recently announced California State Bar Court recommendation over seven counts of misconduct in two client matters.

San Rafael attorney faces possible disbarment by default for alleged probation noncompliance

By Karen Kidd | Dec 4, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Northern California Record) — San Rafael attorney Barbara Truman Zorr faces possible disbarment by default following a recently announced California State Bar Court recommendation for allegedly failing to comply with terms of a previous probation.

TRESSLER LLP: Joshua Mountain Joins Tressler’s Orange County Office

By Press release submission | Dec 4, 2018

Tressler is happy to welcome Joshua Mountain as a new associate in Tressler’s Orange County office.

Tiger Auto Sales partner claims he was unlawfully removed from the partnership

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 4, 2018

FRESNO – A partner of a Fresno company alleges his business partner expelled him from the partnership.

Tenant at San Francisco property alleges unit is illegal

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 4, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – A tenant of a San Francisco property alleges after living in the property for nearly 20 years, he discovered it is an illegal rental unit.

Woman allegedly injured in fall down stairway seeks damages from 140 Divisadero Street HOA

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 4, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – A woman is seeking damages from a homeowners association and others after a fall at a San Francisco property that allegedly caused the removal of an abdominal drainage tube.

HyreCar co-founder alleges settlement agreement regarding shares was breached

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 4, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – An Oakland man alleges a company he co-founded breached a settlement agreement.

Macy's shopper alleges dolly in walkway caused fall

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 4, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – A shopper alleges she was injured at a department store because of an object in the customer walkway.

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