Verdict: Zachrisson & Lincoln v. Port of Seattle – $16,097,342

Verdict: Zachrisson & Lincoln v. Port of Seattle – $16,097,342

Court: King County Superior Court Judge: Catherine Shaffer Date of Settlement or Verdict:  November 30, 2017 Total Amount of Judgment or Settlement: $16,097,342 jury verdict. High/Low Settlement: $8,000,000. Jury verdicts: Zachrisson – Economic Damages:...
Verdict: Ellis trustee on behalf of Corliss v. Larson Automotive

Verdict: Ellis trustee on behalf of Corliss v. Larson Automotive

Court: United States District Court for the Western District of WA at Tacoma Case No: 3:16-cv-05354RBL Judge: Hon. Judge Robert Leighton Hon. William Downing (ret’d) as JAMS mediator – mediation failed maximum offer was $30,000. Date Filed: 05/12/2016 Date...
Settlement: Doss vs Dept. of Social and Health Services et. al.

Settlement: Doss vs Dept. of Social and Health Services et. al.

Court: Pierce County Superior Court Case No. 16-2-06645-9 Mediator: Nancy Maisano This matter was set to go to trial in January, 2018 before the Hon. Susan K. Serko Date Filed: 03/30/16 Date of Settlement: 11/22/2017 Total Amount of Settlement: The case was settled...
Verdict: Eric Kitazi v. Sellen Construction Company Inc.

Verdict: Eric Kitazi v. Sellen Construction Company Inc.

Court: United States District Court for the Western District of WA at Seattle Judge: Hon. Judge Marsha J. Pechman Date Filed: 10/21/16 Date of Settlement or Verdict: 12/15/2017 Total Amount of Judgment or Settlement: $674,292.54 Basic Facts and Claims: Plaintiff was...
Jennifer Tyler v. Chelan County Sheriff’s Office

Jennifer Tyler v. Chelan County Sheriff’s Office

Court: Douglas County Superior Court Judge: Judge Hotchkiss Date Filed: December 30, 2013 Date of Settlement or Verdict: March 7, 2018 Total Amount of Judgment or Settlement: $6,000 for economic damages and $500,000 for non-economic damages Basic Facts and Claims:...
9th Circuit Upholds $1.25M Verdict for Whistleblower

9th Circuit Upholds $1.25M Verdict for Whistleblower

On appeal a three-member panel of judges on the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a $1.25M jury verdict against BNSF awarded to ex-employee who alleged he was retaliated against and terminated for reporting safety violations to federal regulators.  Read more about...