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Stout, et al. v. Balboa Insurance Company
Achieved complete reversal on behalf of landowner beneficiaries and trustees of a trial court ruling on summary judgment regarding the duty to defend the landowners in a CERCLA and contamination case alleging over $500 million in damages.
Watts Industries, et al. v. Zurich American Insurance Company.
Obtained coverage for Fortune 50 company and subsidiaries in California Superior Court for a manufacturer accused of violating the False Claims Act when it sold non-conforming goods. This is the first case in which coverage has been won for a False Claims Act case in California.
Zurich American Insurance Company v. Superior Court (7th Cir. 2003). Overturned an injunction issued by a federal court in Illinois to require arbitration in Illinois.