Kerr & Wagstaffe attorneys selected as 2017 Northern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

We are pleased to announce that Kerr & Wagstaffe partners James Wagstaffe, Ivo Labar, Adrian Sawyer and Michael von Loewenfeldt have been selected for inclusion on the 2017 Northern California Super Lawyers list for their work in the practice are… Read More
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Federal court denies motion to dismiss defamation case against City of Vallejo

–Allegations stem from the 2015 kidnapping of Denise Huskins, which police falsely accused Huskins of faking– San Francisco, CA – The United States District Court for the Eastern District of California has denied multiple motions to di… Read More
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Read the full story of Wadler v. Bio-Rad

In February, a unanimous federal jury in San Francisco found that Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. illegally fired its former General Counsel, Sanford Wadler, in retaliation for blowing the whistle on what he reasonably believed were violations of the Fore… Read More
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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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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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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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NBC Bay Area interviews Jim Wagstaffe on new development in Huskins/Quinn v. City of Vallejo

NBC Bay Area interviewed Jim Wagstaffe on a new development in the case Denise Huskins and Aaron Quinn v. City of Vallejo. Documents produced by the Huntington Beach Police Department reveal that Denise Huskins cooperated with the police when her kid… Read More
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Baral v. Schnitt - California Supreme Court Victory

August 1, 2016 – Kerr & Wagstaffe prevailed before the California Supreme Court today on an issue that has been perplexing the appellate courts for well over a decade.  In Baral v. Schnitt (Case No. S225090) the Court held that the anti-SL… Read More
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ABC 7 News interviews Jim Wagstaffe on new court documents in Denise Huskins case

On March 22, 2016, Kerr & Wagstaffe attorneys Jim Wagstaffe, Kevin Clune, and Ken Nabity filed a complaint on behalf of kidnapping victim Denise Huskins and her boyfriend Aaron Quinn against the City of Vallejo, Lt. Kenny Park, and Detective Math… Read More
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