Verdicts & Settlements

Tony Gwynn Family Settlement with Tobacco Company

November 18, 2020

The family of deceased baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn has reached a settlement with the U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company, ending a lawsuit filed by the family that sought to hold the company responsible for “killing a baseball legend.”

Confidential settlement reached in ground-breaking case:  Seau v. NFL

November 18, 2020
Confidential settlement reached in ground-breaking case,  Seau v. NFL, raising awareness on football injuries and concussion safety.

One of football’s greatest tragedies was the loss of Junior Seau, one of the greatest football players in the history of the NFL.

CaseyGerry Successfully resolves UIM case for six-figures

May 25, 2021

Partner Srinivas Hanumadass and attorney David Casey III, along with the investigative and paralegal team, recently brought an Underinsured Motorist (UIM) case to a successful conclusion.

The plaintiff, a retired officer, was rear-ended in stop-and-go traffic.

California Supreme Court has denied Amazon’s Petition for Review in Bolger v. Amazon

November 30, 2020

In a win for consumers, the California Supreme Court has denied Amazon’s Petition for Review of the landmark decision in Bolger v., and Amazon’s request to depublish the opinion. That leaves the decision as the only published appellate opinion in the country holding Amazon liable for defective products sold on its website.

How Understanding the Client’s Pain Yielded a Settlement Five Times the Original Offer.

November 2, 2020

Partner Robert J. Francavilla represented a gentleman who suffered back and knee injuries in a collision. The at-fault driver only had $15,000 in insurance so the team proceeded against the client’s insurance company in an underinsured-motorist binding arbitration.

Francavilla and Levine Resolve Roll-Over Case for $1,230,000.

October 2, 2020

CaseyGerry partner Robert J. Francavilla and associate Adam B. Levine recently resolved a case involving a young woman who sustained serious injuries in a Northern California bus crash. The plaintiff was riding as a passenger on a chartered bus that veered off the side of the highway and rolled over into a ravine.

CaseyGerry Wins Appeal in Bolger v. Amazon.Com

August 30, 2020

CaseyGerry’s recent win against set precedent for e-commerce liability in California. Attorneys, Jeremy K. Robinson and Thomas D. Luneau represented plaintiff, Angela Bolger against the online retail giant in Bolger v.

CaseyGerry Gets 7-Figure Settlement for Seriously Injured Pedestrian

February 15, 2020

CaseyGerry attorneys successfully attained justice for a pedestrian, Glen Ruknaitis, who suffered catastrophic injuries after he was hit by a car.

Glen Ruknaitis, an artist, lived and worked in the La Jolla beach area of Bird Rock for over 30 years.