Category: 2008

Favorable Arbitration Decision

December 2008 Marc Levy obtained a favorable arbitration decision that denied a claim by one insurance company seeking substantial reimbursement from another insurance company.

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Kampmann v. Farmers Insurance Exchange – Sanctions

November 2008 Kampmann v. Farmers Insurance Exchange, Boulder District Court, Civil Action 2005CV673. Marc Levy obtained an Order and an Amended Order sanctioning an attorney for extensive improper conduct. The Court ordered the plaintiffs’ attorney to pay the defendant over $75,000. As further sanctions, the Court ordered the plaintiffs’ attorney to pay $10,000 to the Colorado Legal Aid Foundation and $20,000 to the Boulder District Court.

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Dismissal – $1,000,000 Case

November 2008 Karen Wheeler persuaded an opposing party to voluntarily dismiss a groundless case that claimed $1,000,000 in damages for trespass, nuisance and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

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Defense Verdict – Alleged Attorney Malpractice

November 2008 Marc Levy obtained a defense verdict for his client, an attorney, in a three week jury trial. The jury rejected plaintiff’s claim of professional negligence and instead found that the plaintiff committed fraud. As a result, the jury entered a $300,000 verdict against the plaintiff. Prior to jury deliberations, the Court entered a directed verdict, dismissing plaintiff’s breach of fiduciary duty claim. In addition, the court dismissed the…

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Summary Judgment – Premises Liability

August 2008 Karen Wheeler won summary judgment in an Adams District Court action involving the determination of whether the owner of leased property was a “person in possession” under the premises liability statute.

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Summary Judgment – Premises Liability – Ganser

August 2008 Karen Wheeler and Brian Waters won summary judgment a federal case involving Colorado’s premises liability statute.

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Summary Judgment – Wagner v. Grange Insurance

July 2008 Wagner v. Grange Insurance Association, Adams County District Court, Civil Action 2005CV1347. On remand from the Colorado Court of Appeals, the trial court agreed with Brian Waters and granted summary judgment in a case against an insurance company involving alleged entitlement to enhanced personal injury protection benefits. The dismissed action included claims for declaratory relief/reformation of an insurance policy, breach of insurance contract, willful and wanton statutory bad…

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Protection Win from Oppressive Discovery

July 2008 Brian Waters obtained a favorable court order protecting his corporate client from oppressive deposition and written discovery.

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Marc Levy Gets Claims Dismissed at Trial

July 2008 Marc Levy was successful at trial in obtaining dismissal of claims for punitive damages and breach of contract in an action against an insurance company. He was also successful in having the court excluded one of the plaintiff’s expert witnesses.

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Appellate Win 2008 – Statute of Limitation

June 2008 The Colorado Court of Appeals agreed with Marc Levy and affirmed a trial court’s dismissal of an action against an insurer. The issues on appeal dealt with the statute of limitation, amendment of pleadings, the nullity theory, subject matter jurisdiction and capacity to sue.

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Recent Success

  • Jury Trial Win – Jenkins

    Plaintiffs sought more than $785,000 at trial, plus interest and attorney fees. Marc Levy and Jami Maul won a complete defense verdict at trial.

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  • Defense Verdict at Trial – Sellars

    Heather Hackett won at trial. Plaintiff alleged negligence, negligence per se and sought various types of damages. However, the jury disagreed with plaintiff and returned a defense verdict. Following trial, the jury commended Ms. Hackett on her excellent trial skills.

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  • Summary Judgment – Bulinski

    June 2017 Bulinski v. State Farm Fire and Casualty Company, Civil Action 16-cv-02066-RPM, U.S. District Court, District of Colorado.  Plaintiffs filed claims for breach of contract, statutory unreasonable delay/denial and common law bad faith, seeking about $200,000 in property damage, plus a penalty of double damages, plus attorney fees and costs.  Plaintiffs also sought punitive damages.  The insurance claim arose when a giant boulder detached from a cliff face about…

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