News coverage of our $11M trial win in Wadler v. Bio-Rad

A unanimous federal jury in San Francisco found that Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. illegally fired its former General Counsel in retaliation for blowing the whistle on what he reasonably believed were violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. The… Read More
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Former General Counsel Wins Nearly $11 Million Verdict Against Fortune 1000 Company in Whistleblower Retaliation Trial

(San Francisco, California, February 7, 2017). A unanimous federal jury in San Francisco found that Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. illegally fired its former General Counsel in retaliation for blowing the whistle on what he reasonably believed were viola… Read More
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Dan Veroff participates in webinar on surplus lines insurance

On January 16, Dan Veroff participated on a panel of insurance law experts in a webinar on surplus lines insurance.  The webinar discusses the unique structures and laws of surplus lines carriers, considerations to take into account when in litigati… Read More
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California Supreme Court issues opinion that will help underinsured wildfire victims

This week, the California Supreme Court issued a unanimous opinion upholding the California Insurance Commissioner’s powers to protect consumers in the home insurance buying process by requiring agents and brokers to more accurately estimate the am… Read More
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K&W attorneys interviewed on updates in Huskins v. Vallejo

K&W attorney Kevin Clune was interviewed on ABC 7 about the search for key evidence in Denise Huskins and Aaron Quinn’s lawsuit against the Vallejo Police Department.  Watch the video here.   K&W subsequently obtained an order permitting… Read More
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K&W Defeats Insurer’s Attempt to Cancel Policy After Fire Loss

In General Star Indemnity Company v. Thunderbutte Enterprises, LLC, No. 2:16-cv-00628-MCE-AC, K&W attorneys Ivo Labar and Dan Veroff successfully moved to dismiss a declaratory relief lawsuit brought by General Star against its insured asking th… Read More
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Attorney Dan Veroff Speaks at Consumer Attorneys of California 2016 Annual Convention

On Saturday, November 12, 2016, Dan Veroff spoke at the Consumer Attorneys of California’s annual convention, a large, statewide event taking place once a year in San Francisco, about the ways insurance companies take illegal and excessive deprecia… Read More
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Sander v. State Bar – Court Affirms State Bar Decision to Protect Privacy Rights of Attorneys

November 7, 2016 – In a case tried by Kerr & Wagstaffe LLP, the San Francisco Superior Court has issued a decision that protects the privacy of hundreds of thousands of California lawyers. The Court ruled in favor of the State Bar of California… Read More
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ABC 7 News reports on home invasion potentially linked to Denise Huskins' kidnapper

Dublin police are investigating a home invasion that they believe might be linked to other home invasions in the area, including the March 2015 kidnapping of K&W’s client Denise Huskins. ABC 7 News reported on the investigation and intervie… Read More
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Kerr & Wagstaffe defeats summary judgment in iOS Data Harvesting Case

Judge Tigar of the Northern District of California has denied a motion for summary judgment brought by Yelp, an iOS app developer, against a claims from its users that Yelp uploaded its users’ contact data without consent. By denying Yelp’s motio… Read More
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