Client’s home in Woodland Hills suffered severe water damage from an air conditioning unit in the attic causing damage to the travertine flooring. $528,610.54
Semi-Truck versus Semi-Truck collision on the I-5 southbound Interstate. Plaintiff was violently rear-ended at a high rate of speed and thrusted into a delivery vehicle in front of him causing a subsequent forceful collision. The collisions resulted in serious and life altering injuries to Plaintiff. The case was filed in the United States District Court, Eastern District and ACTS successfully recovered the insured’s full commercial insurance policy limits.
Construction defect lawsuit arising from property damage at a custom-built single-family residence with a solar powered roof. After multiple rounds of mediation failed to settle the case after 1.5 years, ACTS proceeded to litigate the action towards trial. As trial approached, the defendants sought to delay the trial, but ACTS convinced the judge to keep the initial trial date. Shortly after taking the deposition of Plaintiffs’ construction defect expert, the defendants re-engaged in settlement discussions through the mediator. As a result, ACTS recovered partial settlements with the general contractor and subcontractors that total in the low seven figures, and is currently set to try the case against the remaining defendant.
Insurance dispute arising from the burglary and destruction of a computer repair and assembly business specializing in cryptocurrency “mining” machines. After the insurer delayed paying the business for many months, and ultimately denied most of the claim, the business failed. ACTS filed a lawsuit on the insured’s behalf. At mediation, the case settled in the mid-six figures.
Plaintiff was a novice bull rider that rode for Defendant’s for-profit rodeo. Defendants increased the risk involved in bull riding by failing to provide safety equipment and/or training such as mandating helmets and vests, positioning the bull in the wrong direction and opening the chute the wrong way. As a proximate result, plaintiff was dragged and thrown by the bull resulting in severe catastrophic brain injuries and orthopedic damages. $800,000.