Product Liability

Vigilant Insurance Co. v. Sunbeam Corp.

USDC Phoenix, AZ

$2.33 million jury verdict, with $225,000 additional prejudgment interest settlement on appeal, for consumer appliance fire.

Lando v. Toyota Motor Corporation

Cook County, IL

$11.5 million jury verdict for crash of defectively designed minivan which left four children orphaned.

Koester Equipment, Inc. v. Dresser Industries and M&S Fire & Safety, Inc.

Evansville, Indiana

Seven figure settlements in related cases for improper design of world's largest mining excavator and fire protection system.

Sears Roebuck & Company v. IPS Elastomerics

USDC Charleston, South Carolina

Settlement at start of trial for design defects in commercial roofing system.

V.H. Cooper v. Mutual Manufacturing & Supply Co.

Mercer County, Ohio

Significant six-figure settlement for damages caused by high pressure steam escape due to manufacturing defect in commercial steam trap.

Gecas v. U.S. Liquids

Cook County, Illinois

Motor vehicle accident litigation involving a tire failure on a commercial truck.

Raines v. OPI

Kane County, Illinois

Product liability litigation on behalf of a minor who sustained serious injuries as a result of a glass failure involving a cosmetics bottle.

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