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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Left Turn | Motor Vehicle - Motorcycle | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: Edwin B. Hallett and Felicia Banetea v. Margaret W. Johnsen, individually and as Trustee of the Rolf E. Johnsen and Margaret W. Johnsen Living Trust; Rolf E. Johnsen, individually and as Trustee of the Rolf E. Johnsen and Margaret W. Johnsen Living Trust; and Does 1 through 30, inclusive

State: CA

Date: 2017-01-16

Experts: Michael Gayle Klassen M.D. (Monterey, CA) Orthopedic Surgery

Summary: At around 2:20 p.m. on Aug. 21, 2014, plaintiff Edwin Hallett, 35, a sergeant in the army, was operating his motorcycle north/eastbound on Del Monte Boulevard, in Monterey. As he entered the intersec...

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Case Types: Insurance - Coverage | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender | Motor Vehicle - Underinsured Motorist 

Case: Sherman Fujioka v. Safeco Insurance Company of America

State: CA

Date: 2016-05-31

Experts: Michael Gayle Klassen M.D. (Fresno, CA) Orthopedic Surgery

Summary: On Oct. 8, 2012, claimant Sherman Fujioka, 43, a petroleum tank salesman, was driving his 2006 Toyota 4-Runner on Manning Avenue, in Reedley, when he stopped for a school bus. As he was waiting for t...

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Case Types: Premises Liability - Store | Premises Liability - Failure to Warn | Slips, Trips & Falls - Slip and Fall | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition 

Case: Cynthia Wells v. Save Mart Supermarkets

State: CA

Date: 2016-01-08

Experts: Michael Gayle Klassen M.D. (Monterey, CA) Orthopedic Surgery

Summary: On May 5, 2012, plaintiff Cynthia Wells, an executive director in her 50s who worked at a nonprofit mental health services organization, parked her vehicle in a parking space in front of a Save Marke...

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Case Types: Workplace - Workplace Safety | Employment - California Labor Code | Premises Liability - Elevator Accidents | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition 

Case: Chad Hurlbut and Kimberly Hurlbut v. Sobrato Construction Corporation, Sobrato Development Companies LLC, Sobrato Development Company #940, and The Sobrato Organization

State: CA

Date: 2014-05-16

Experts: Michael Gayle Klassen M.D. (Monterey, CA) Orthopedic Surgery

Summary: On Oct. 22, 2010, plaintiff Chad Hurlbut, 27, a journeyman painter, was working on a painting project at the office headquarters of The Sobrato Organization in Cupertino. Sobrato Construction Corp. h...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender | Motor Vehicle - Lane Change 

Case: Gerardo Zamora v. Leland Elmer House

State: CA

Date: 2012-01-26

Experts: Michael Gayle Klassen M.D. (Monterey, CA) Orthopedic Surgery

Summary: On Dec. 8, 2009, plaintiff Gerardo Zamora, 45, a general contractor, was traveling north on Highway 41 in Fresno when he was rear-ended by a vehicle operated by Leland House, who had just merged into...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Parking Lot | Motor Vehicle - Reversing Vehicle 

Case: John Hanamaikai and Sherman Gooden, Jr. v. Jeannie Vandenover-Howard

State: CA

Date: 2011-05-16

Experts: Michael Gayle Klassen M.D. (Monterey, CA) Orthopedic Surgery

Summary: On Nov. 11, 2008, plaintiff Sherman Gooden Jr., 64, a retired cab driver, was traveling through a McDonald's parking lot at 610 Del Monte Blvd. in Monterey, with plaintiff John Hanamaikai, 50, a tile...

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Case Types: Premises Liability - Notice | Premises Liability - Sidewalk | Premises Liability - Slip and Fall | Premises Liability - Negligent Repair and/or Maintenance | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition of Public Property 

Case: Latonya Moore v. County of Monterey

State: CA

Date: 2011-05-13

Experts: Michael Gayle Klassen M.D. (Monterey, CA) Orthopedic Surgery

Summary: At approximately 1 p.m. on Nov. 15, 2006, plaintiff Latonya Moore, 42, a court reporter, slipped and fell off the edge of the sidewalk as she was walking out of the courthouse in Monterey. She sustai...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Red Light | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: Paul Carota v. Carol Tara

State: CA

Date: 2011-05-10

Experts: Michael Gayle Klassen M.D. (Monterey, CA) Orthopedic Surgery

Summary: On Nov. 11, 2008, plaintiff Paul Carota, 60, a retired farmer, was driving westbound on Morrissey Boulevard in Santa Cruz. At approximately 7 p.m., after stopping for a red light at the intersection ...