Tobacco Lawsuits in California

Individual smoking related tobacco claims can be brought in California. As recently as July 30, 2014, a Los Angeles County jury returned a damage verdict in the amount of $17,736,700 against Lorillard Tobacco. This was a products liability case brought by the widow of...

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Chavez v. Glock, Inc.

The following is a recent Court of Appeal decision, which may be of interest, particularly to some of our police officer clients. In the case of Chavez v. Glock, Inc. (2012) 2007 Cal. App. 4th 1283, the Second District Court of Appeal in California held that it would...

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