News from February 2019

FOLEY & LARDNER LLP: Foley Elects New Partners

By Press release submission | Feb 5, 2019

Foley & Lardner LLP announced today that the following lawyers have been elected to the partnership, effective February 1, 2019.

Court activity on Feb. 5: Nanette Hayden vs Ford Motor Company

By The Northern California Record | Feb 5, 2019

The Alameda County Superior Court reported the following activity in the suit brought by Nanette Hayden against Ford Motor Company on Feb. 5: 'Answer To Complaint Filed For Ford Motor Company'

Feb. 5: Alameda County Superior Court docket for breach of contract/warranty cases

By The Northern California Record | Feb 5, 2019

The following breach of contract/warranty-related cases were on the docket in the Alameda County Superior Court on Feb. 5. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

BENESCH LAW: Benesch Grows West; Opens Office in San Francisco

By Press release submission | Feb 5, 2019

Based on its expanding client base, growing team of veteran litigators, and opportunities to serve more clients on the West Coast, Benesch Law, an AmLaw 200 law firm, today announced its expansion into San Francisco, CA.

Court activity on Feb. 5: Filemon Magana vs Confluent Medical Technologies

By The Northern California Record | Feb 5, 2019

The Alameda County Superior Court reported the following activity in the suit brought by Filemon Magana against Confluent Medical Technologies, Cordis Corp. and Johnson & Johnson on Feb. 5: 'Complaint-Product Liability Filed'

Court activity on Feb. 5: Delmy Esmeralda Aldana Ramirez vs Jad Jaber

By The Northern California Record | Feb 5, 2019

The Alameda County Superior Court reported the following activity in the suit brought by Delmy Esmeralda Aldana Ramirez, Keydi Cristal Aldana Ramirez, Maria De Los Angeles Diavega, Ma Dolores Barrera Areola, Elias Gonzalez Barrera, Luis Roberto Cisneros Villanueva, Ashely Natashia Cisneros, Brian Alexander Cisneros, Roberto Cisneros Jr., Aondra Pantoja Diaz, Eduardo Pantoja Diaz, Andrea Echeverria

Individuals file suit against Uber driver over Fresno collision

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 5, 2019

FRESNO – Three individuals are seeking damages from an Uber driver over alleged injuries from a Fresno collision.

Landlord alleges he does not owe debt to Tesla Solar, Solar City

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 5, 2019

OROVILLE – A landlord alleges he does not owe a debt on a contract for solar panels that a tenant signed.

Book Family Farm sued by individuals who struck cow on state route

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 5, 2019

OROVILLE – A Butte County farm is being sued by two individuals over allegations their vehicle struck a cow owned by the farm on a state route.

Feb. 5: Alameda County Superior Court docket for product liability cases

By The Northern California Record | Feb 5, 2019

The following product liability-related cases were on the docket in the Alameda County Superior Court on Feb. 5. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

GREENBERG TRAURIG: Greenberg Traurig Adds Three Litigators to its Expanding Sacramento Office

By Press release submission | Feb 5, 2019

Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP continued to expand its Sacramento office with the addition of Todd A. Pickles as of counsel in the White Collar Defense & Special Investigations Practice, as well as David A. Cheit as of counsel and Deepi K. Miller as associate in the Litigation Practice.

Woman alleges PHL Variable Insurance only paid $1.5 million of $3 million life insurance claim

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 5, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A woman alleges she is the sole beneficiary of her late partner's life insurance policy and that an insurance company has denied her claim.

Alameda County Superior Court: Actions Taken on Feb. 5

By The Northern California Record | Feb 5, 2019

The Alameda County Superior Court reported the following activity on Feb. 5 in the suits below:

Microscope researcher says four tests found no asbestos in woman’s lung tissues

By John Sammon | Feb 5, 2019

A microscope researcher on Tuesday told defense attorneys for Johnson & Johnson that four tests of the lung tissues of plaintiff Terry Leavitt revealed numerous tiny particles breathed in including glass and talc, but no asbestos.

Los Angeles attorney faces disbarment over four counts of misconduct in a single client matter

By Karen Kidd | Feb 5, 2019

Los Angeles attorney Kyle Sheldon Hackett faces possible disbarment by default following a recently announced California State Bar Court recommendation over four counts of misconduct in a single client matter.

Sacramento attorney faces disbarment over seven counts of misconduct in a single client matter

By Karen Kidd | Feb 5, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – Sacramento attorney William Buckner Menn II faces disbarment by default following a recently announced California State Bar Court recommendation regarding seven counts of misconduct involving a single client matter.

Three seek damages from driver over Alpine auto accident

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 6, 2019

OROVILLE – Three individuals are seeking damages over a collision that occurred on a state route in Alpine.

Court activity on Feb. 6: Beytech Webs Inc. vs Autowest Bmw Of Fremont

By The Northern California Record | Feb 6, 2019

The Alameda County Superior Court reported the following activity in the suit brought by Beytech Webs Inc. and Howard Yeh against Autowest Bmw Of Fremont and BMW of North America LLC on Feb. 6: 'Complaint Breach Of Contract/Warranty Filed'

Feb. 6: Alameda County Superior Court docket for other employment cases

By The Northern California Record | Feb 6, 2019

The following other employment-related cases were on the docket in the Alameda County Superior Court on Feb. 6. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Court activity on Feb. 6: Hasani Scott vs Roadie Inc.

By The Northern California Record | Feb 6, 2019

The Alameda County Superior Court reported the following activity in the suit brought by Hasani Scott against Roadie Inc. on Feb. 6: 'Complaint-Other Employment Filed'

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