Learn About Our Method of Success
With billions recovered for injury victims across the country, our leading trial litigators at Greene Broillet & Wheeler, LLP have established an undeniable tradition of success. Now, we’re sharing some insight into our winning strategy, with our new plaintiff-only live webinar series titled “How Did You Win That Case?” From engaging with jurors to presenting with emotion in the courtroom, we break down the concepts behind our biggest wins – and showcase pivotal moments in significant personal injury cases.
If you’re a trial lawyer, law school student, or simply interested in learning more about case strategy, we invite you to participate. “How Did You Win That Case?” will feature GBW attorneys who played an active role in cases, along with various guest experts in their respective fields.
Questions? Contact Greene Broillet & Wheeler, LLP at (866) 634-4525.
CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT - FEDERAL EXPRESS V. BUS ACCIDENT
Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 10:00 AM PDT
Federal Express Tractor-Trailer Collision Cases involved a driver of a FedEx Freight tractor-trailer that crossed over the center median of I-5 in Orland, CA, and struck a charter bus carrying high school students from Southern California who were going on a tour of Humboldt State University. The crash and resulting fire killed 9 occupants of the bus and injured 36. This webinar will discuss how to handle a coordinated proceeding, cell phone/distracted driving issues, CHP/MAIT Report evidentiary issues, and strategically moving for motion for summary adjudication as a plaintiff, among other topics.
Presenters: GBW’s Christine Spagnoli, Christian Nickerson and Arash Homampour with The Homampour Law Firm
$12 MILLION VERDICT - THE KECK V. BEL-AIR BAY CLUB TRIAL
Thursday, August 20, 2020 at 10:00 AM PDT
The Keck v Bel-Air Bay Club trial demonstrated how a 48-year-old man died from a heart arrhythmia caused by elevated potassium due to heat exhaustion after the staff failed to call 911 or administer proper first aid for more than three hours after the club member began showing signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion. The webinar will offer insight into why many health clubs and gyms are inadequately trained to handle a medical emergency.
Presenters: GBW’s Bruce Broillet, Alan Van Gelder and trial consultant, Claire Plotkin with Your Next Jury
$7.5 MILLION SETTLEMENT - SEGAL VS. JG DEMOLITION & CLEANUP, INC.; PETERBILT MOTORS COMPANY; LOS ANGELES COUNTY METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY
Thursday, September 3, 2020 at 10:00 AM PDT
The case Segal vs. JG Demolition & Cleanup, Inc.; Peterbilt Motors Company; Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority involved a woman who suffered severe orthopedic injuries and a traumatic brain injury after a Los Angeles Metro bus was sideswiped by a runaway dump truck and collided with her car in Hollywood. The dump truck had limited liability coverage. This webinar will offer tips on various issues, including how to handle negligence cases against the MTA.
Presenters: GBW’s Geoff Wells and Christian Nickerson
$1.75 MILLION SETTLEMENT; A BENCHMARK FOR $31 MILLION GLOBAL SETTLEMENT -T.H. MINOR AND GUARDIAN AD LITEM, N.H. VS. TORRANCE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 10:00 AM PDT
T.H. minor and Guardian ad Litem, N.H. vs. Torrance Unified School District involved a student-athlete who was sexually abused by a high school wrestling coach. The webinar will provide a comprehensive overview of complex rules governing the pursuit of schools, public entities, and private entities for sex abuse and molestation.
Presenters: GBW’s Taylor Rayfield and Scott Carr
$4.7 MILLION VERDICT - THE ESTATE OF PABLO PADILLA AYALA VS. SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON COMPANY
Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 10:00 AM PDT
In the trial involving The Estate of Pablo Padilla Ayala vs. Southern California Edison Company, a Riverside County jury found Southern California Edison (SCE) responsible for the wrongful death of a farmworkerelectrocuted while picking fruit in a grapefruit orchard. This webinar will examine how to obtain substantial general damages awards in conservative jurisdictions for the loss of love/care/comfort and society, in the absence of significant economic damages, in addition to examining liability aspects of the case and biases involving race, class, and national origin.
Presenters: GBW’s Rob Jarchi, Molly McKibben and Christian Nickerson
$11.75 MILLION SETTLEMENT - OLIN VS. COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES, LOS ANGELES COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 10:00 AM PDT
The case Olin vs. County of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department involved an avid cyclist struck and killed by a distracted Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy. The webinar will examine the widespread issue of texting while driving and how to establish that such conduct warrants the imposition of punitive damages. The session will also will show how to use various types of electronic data to prove your case.
Presenters: GBW’s Bruce Broillet and Alan Van Gelder
$8 MILLION VERDICT - JAFA-BODDEN V. BIKRAM CHOUDHURY
Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 10:00 AM PDT
Jafa-Bodden vs. Bikram Choudhury unveiled rampant sexual harassment and misconduct effectuated by yoga guru Bikram Choudhury against women in the workplace, including claims for retaliation, wrongful termination and sexual harassment by the plaintiff who attempted to investigate and stop Mr. Choudhury’s illegal conduct. This webinar will offer a comprehensive overview of workplace sexual harassment laws in the wake of #MeToo.
Presenters: GBW’s Mark Quigley, Aaron Osten and Carla Minnard of the Minnard Law Firm
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