Goodin MacBride | Attorneys | Lawyers | Law Firm | San Francisco, California

Representative Cases For Litigation, continued...

Missouri, Case No. 22052-01266-02
Represented plaintiff class of customers in action against one of the largest brokerage businesses in the country seeking damages of over $250 million plus interest for claims of breach of fiduciary duty and unjust enrichment arising out of receipt of revenue sharing payments. Settled following class certification.

Guy F. Atkinson Company of California, et al. v. PriceWaterhouseCoopers, LLP, et al., United States District Court for the Northern District of California, Case No. C99-4334 (CRB)
Represented bankruptcy estate of construction company. Pursued claims for audit malpractice against former auditor of the publicly-traded company, breach of fiduciary duties against former officers, and declaratory relief with respect to insurance proceeds against officers and other creditors of the bankruptcy estate. Settled claims with former officers, and then with creditor claimants to insurance proceeds, in two-step mediation. Proceeded to federal court jury trial against former auditor, settling litigation after first week of trial (amount confidential).

State of California, ex rel. Barakat Consulting Incorporated, et al. v. Los Angeles Department of Water And Power, et al., San Bernardino County Superior Court, Case No. SCVSS 100293
Represented various governmental customers of the Los Angeles Department of Water & Power in claims against LADWP arising out of charges to this class of customers in excess of their proportionate share of