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Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act
Our firm represented a reserve solider against a public institution for non-renewing his instructor contract. The solider was an employee of the institution for 17 years. After two mobilizations, his contract was non-renewed. The client was devastated by the job loss. We assisted him in bringing resolution to his situation. We settled for a confidential amount.
Our firm represented a family whose home was burned down when they was located at an out of town business convention. Our firm represented them through the Examination Under Oath, the denial of the claim and the lawsuit that was filed against the carrier. After discovery which included 5000 to 6000 documents, seventeen (17) depositions, and two experts, we were able to settle on the eve of trial. The case was resolved for in the Plaintiff’s favor.
Fair Debt Collection Practice Act
Our firm represented a lady who was sued for an old credit card debt. The suit was filed outside the statute of limitations against her. Such an action is illegal. Our firm was able to get the debt collector’s case dismissed and bring a Fair Debt Collections Practice Act claim for suing outside the Statute of Limitations. We resolved her claim.
Fair Debt Collection Practice Act in Bankruptcy
Our firm represented a client who was sued for a debt outside the statute of limitation when she was in bankruptcy. We were able to stop the lawsuit against her in state and help resolve the matter in the bankruptcy court.
Our firm represented a client, who was a construction, who suffered a back injury.. After having the injury, his employer denied that he was injured on the job. Our firm had to litigate to get his medical treatment, his back workers’ compensation benefits, and eventually a workers’ compensation settlement. The claim was settled for six figures.
Our firm represented a client was terminated from her employment for filing bankruptcy. Such a termination was discrimination under the bankruptcy code. After discovery and corporation deposition, we were able to resolve the matter and get bankruptcy approval.
Fair Credit Reporting Act
Our firm represented a client who suffered from inaccurate credit information on her credit report. After several disputes, she was finally able to get the incorrect information off her consumer file and her credit report. Our firm filed suit against all three credit reporting agencies and the creditor or furnisher who place the information on her report. We were able to settle against all defendants for a confidential amount.
Our firm represented a client who purchased an extended warranty or service contract which failed to pay for engine repairs. After an investigation and review of his policy, our firm filed suit against the service contract. We were able to resolve the matter fairly quickly for above the contract amount.
Lemon Law Claims
Our firm represented clients whose RV was defective against the manufacturers and dealer. The RV had a number of problems with the mechanical systems and after much litigation we are able to settle against all parties.
Our firm represented a client who suffered injuries during a car accident. The person was referred to us by another attorney. After settlement negotiation failed, we filed suit against the other driver. The negligent driver contented the collision was too minor to harm someone. Prior to trail the highest offer was only $11,000.00. The jury returned a verdict of more than double the defense offer.
Our firm represented a client who was sued by a debt collector for an old credit card debt. We are able to reduce the claim by 75% for resolution of this matter.
Our firm represented a client who after purchase of an automobile the dealer could not provide him title. After several months of demanding the title, the client came to us. We were able to file suit and obtain a judgment against the dealer. We were able to collect on the dealer’s bond.
Our firm represented a client who suffered fraud during the sale of an automobile. The vehicle was sold with undisclosed damages. We were able to file suit and get the matter resolved for the client.
We represented a client whose identity was stolen. The thief was able to get money out her two personal bank accounts. We filed suit and after motions ruling by the court, we were able to resolve the case against both banks.
Our firm represented a client was wrongfully terminated for alleged criminal activity by his employer. The employee was accused of embezzling time from his employer. We brought suit and was able to get the matter resolved after a deposition of the client.
Our firm represented a long time employee for a failure to promote claim. He was an excellent employee for nearly 20 years. The employer failed to promote him upon the retirement of his supervisor. We were able to resolve the matter in mediation after the suit was filed.