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

Osman v. Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

06/01/2005 Client:

Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

Outcome:

Summary judgment affirmed in favor of Defendant.

Plaintiff claimed that the restraint system of a vehicle was defective and that the manufacturer failed to properly warn consumers that the vehicle’s restraint system was unsafe if used without ...

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Wade v. Defendant Attorney

03/01/2005 Client:

Defendant Attorney

Outcome:

Judgment at Trial in Favor of Defendant Affirmed.

DBMS represented the defendant attorney in the first trial, in which plaintiff alleged that the defendant committed legal malpractice and breached his fiduciary duty in the drafting and administration of ...

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Plaintiff v. Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

12/02/2004 Client:

Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

Outcome:

Defense Verdict, Court dismissed the punitive damages claim..

Plaintiffs claimed multiple severe injuries and a death after their vehicle “suddenly accelerated” due to the presence of “electromagnetic interference” which corrupted the vehicle’s cruise control system. The vehicle allegedly ...

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Plaintiff v. Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

10/01/2004 Client:

Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

Outcome:

Defense Verdict.

Shortly after a new alternator was installed, a fire started in a vehicle and eventually engulfed another car, the garage and nearly destroyed a family’s home and all of their ...

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Converse v. Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

07/01/2004 Client:

Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

Outcome:

Defense Verdict.

Plaintiffs brought suit pursuant to the Magnuson Moss Warranty Act alleging that their vehicle was defective at the time of purchase, in violation of both the express warranty and the ...

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Skowronski v. Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

04/01/2004 Client:

Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

Outcome:

Defense verdict; Judgment affirmed in favor of defendant on appeal..

In the trial, DBMS represented a defendant automobile manufacturer in a case in which the plaintiff claimed that a brake failure on his vehicle caused it to strike a utility ...

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DeGenaro v. Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

11/02/2003 Client:

Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

Outcome:

Defense Verdict.

On June 10, 1999, 26-year-old Jennifer DeGenaro was driving when she rear-ended the vehicle in front of her. The impact deployed the driver’s air bag causing a severe fracture in ...

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Morgen v. Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

03/01/2003 Client:

Defendant Automobile Manufacturer

Outcome:

Defense verdict; Judgment affirmed in favor of defendant on appeal..

Plaintiff, age 18, was a passenger in a vehicle that was struck from behind by another vehicle. As a result of the accident, the plaintiff was rendered a complete quadriplegic. ...

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