Lawyers at DBMS successfully litigate a wide variety of civil cases and argue appeals in some of the most challenging jurisdictions in the country.

DBMS Wins Appeal in Product Liability Action

07/01/2020 Outcome:

First District Appellate Court Affirms Dismissal of Plaintiff's Product Liability Claims.

DBMS obtained dismissal of a plaintiff’s product liability claims against a medical device manufacturer.  Plaintiff appealed the circuit court’s dismissal order, and DBMS secured a First District Appellate Court victory ...

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Plaintiff v. Defendant Manufacturer

11/09/2018 Client:

Defendant Manufacturer

Outcome:

Judgment for the Defense.

DBMS secured a victory on behalf of a large manufacturer before the Illinois Second District Appellate Court. The Appellate Court affirmed the trial court’s entry of summary judgment in a ...

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Plaintiffs v. Defendant Auto Manufacturer

05/23/2018 Client:

Defendant Auto Manufacturer

Outcome:

Verdict for the Defense.

DBMS secured a verdict for the defense in a jury trial where the family of a deceased man brought suit against an auto manufacturer. The family claimed that the man ...

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Plaintiff v. Defendant Pharmaceutical Company

03/12/2018 Client:

Defendant Pharmaceutical Company

Outcome:

Dismissal of Case Against Defendant.

DBMS attorneys Sherri Arrigo and Timothy Hogan secured a dismissal in Illinois federal court for a major international pharmaceutical company in a case alleging complications related to an acne drug. ...

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Bordelon v. Defendant Auto Manufacturer

01/22/2016 Client:

Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

Outcome:

Verdict for the Defense.

Mark Boyle secured a defense verdict for an automobile manufacturer in the Civil District Court in Orleans Parish (downtown New Orleans), often considered a challenging jurisdiction. Mr. Boyle teamed with ...

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Ramirez v. Defendant Automotive Manufacturer

02/18/2015 Client:

Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

Outcome:

Summary Jugment in favor of client.

Edward E. Fu obtained summary judgment in favor of defendant automotive manufacturer in a product defense case. The plaintiff alleged that the defendant failed to repair an allegedly defective electrical ...

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Romero v. Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

10/08/2014 Client:

Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

Outcome:

Summary judgment in favor of client, with award of statutory attorneys’ fees and costs.

DBMS obtained summary judgment in favor of a defendant automobile manufacturer in three consolidated product liability cases alleging sudden acceleration. The lead plaintiff, Benjamin Romero, claimed that a defective idle ...

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Herschbach v. Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

11/23/2009 Client:

Defendant Automotive Manufacturer

Outcome:

Defense Verdict.

Keith Herschbach was a driver who was restrained by a motorized, passive shoulder belt when his vehicle collided with a second vehicle in an intersection on rural roads. The second ...

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