Category Archives: Cases

Jury Awards 1.9 Million in crash

The family of an El Paso motorcyclist killed when he crashed into a broken highway sign was awarded a $1.9 Million judgment by jury this week, the family’s lawyers said....

$4 million Jury Verdict against Nowak Construction Co. for Workplace Accident

Worker seriously injured in trench when it collapsed Verdict: (P) $4,354,168.00 Case Type: Workplace Safety, Workplace – Construction Site Case Name: Oscar Avalos v. Nowak Construction Co., No. 2008-1103 Venue: El Paso County District Court, 327th, TX Judge: Linda Chew Date: 05-18-2010 Plaintiff(s): Attorney(s): Sam J. Legate; Scherr & Legate, PLLC; El Paso, TX, for more »...

$10 Million Jury Verdict against Levi’s for Workplace Discrimination

Levi Strauss loses worker lawsuit September 09, 1997 | By OF THE EXAMINER STAFF A Texas jury found Levi Strauss & Co. guilty of discriminating against five El Paso factory workers, ordering the San Francisco-based jeans maker to pay more than $600,000 in compensatory damages. “I am happy and satisfied with the verdict the jury more »...

$600,000 jury verdict against Chemical Express Carriers

COURT OF APPEALS OF TEXAS, EIGHTH DISTRICT, EL PASO October 16, 1991 CHEMICAL EXPRESS CARRIERS, INC., APPELLANT, v. OSCAR PINA, APPELLEE Appeal from 171st District Court of El Paso County, Texas. TC No. 88-10560; Hon. Peter Peca, Judge. COUNSEL ATTORNEYS FOR APPELLANT: Hon. David L. Curl, Dudley Dudley & Windle, El Paso, Texas, Hon. Jack Pew, Jr., more »...