Insurance claim help for Nor-Cal fire survivors

Kerr & Wagstaffe has launched Insurance Law Coverage, a website for its policyholder rights and insurance law practice. The site contains guidance on common insurance questions Nor-Cal fire survivors may have. Please visit Insurance Law Coverage&… Read More
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Information for NorCal fire disaster victims

The linked article from the San Francisco Chronicle contains helpful guidance for victims of the Northern California fires. K&W partner Ivo Labar is quoted with suggestions on dealing with insurance issues. http://www.sfchronicle.com/business/net… Read More
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Press coverage of our win in Hyatt

The articles linked below cover our win in Gilbert Hyatt v. Betty Yee, et al, case number 15-15296, in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.  The Court’s opinion, filed September 26, 2017, can be found here. https://www.law360.com… Read More
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Firm defeats appeal in Hyatt tax challenge

The firm represents the State Board of Equalization in a case brought by noted inventor Gilbert Hyatt against the Franchise Tax Board and State Board of Equalization challenging the constitutionality of the tax proceedings that lasted more than 22 ye… Read More
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Shingle Springs Band of of Miwok Indians victorious in multimillion-dollar lawsuit

The linked article by Globe Newswire discusses the California Court of Appeal for the Third District’s opinion in Sharp Image Gaming v. Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians, in which the Court ruled that Sharp Image’s breach of contract… Read More
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Kerr & Wagstaffe obtains settlement with City of San Francisco

The linked article by the San Francisco Chronicle discusses a settlement between the Pacific Rod and Gun Club and San Francisco resolving environmental claims arising from the Club’s operation of a skeet shooting facility on the shore of Lake Merce… Read More
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Kerr & Wagstaffe Obtains Reversal On Appeal Of Judgment Against Client

On August 15, 2017, the Court of Appeal for the First District reversed a judgment against one of Kerr & Wagstaffe’s clients, remanding the action for entry of judgment for the firm’s client.  The case involved whether an easement over a com… Read More
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Press from today's hearing in Commission on Judicial Performance v. Howle

Linked below is some press from today’s hearing in Commission on Judicial Performance v. Howle. Michael von Loewenfeldt argued on behalf of our client, Commission on Judicial Performance. Please note the article from The Recorder is behind a pa… Read More
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Kerr & Wagstaffe obtains dismissal—with prejudice—in action against four Bay Area counties

The Northern District of California, Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers presiding, dismissed nearly all claims brought against the counties of San Mateo, Santa Clara, Alameda, and Contra Costa by putative classes of county jail inmates and their families a… Read More
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KERR & WAGSTAFFE LLP Wins Appeal Regarding Identities of Anonymous Glassdoor Reviewers

In the published opinion today, the First District Court of Appeal reversed the dismissal of a lawsuit by the firm’s client, ZL Technologies, Inc. for defamation against several persons who posted false and defamatory anonymous “reviews” on the… Read More
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