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Case Types: Employment - Retaliation | Employment - Whistleblower | Employment - Wrongful Termination 

Case: Susanna Contreras Smith and Cleve Pell v. Montebello Unified School District, Benjamin Cardenas, Edgar Cisneros, Lani Cupchoy, Joanna Flores, Ruben J. Rojas and Does 1 to 10

State: CA

Date: 2018-07-24

Experts: Karl J. Schulze C.P.A. (Los Angeles, CA) Accounting

Summary: In November 2016, plaintiff Susanna Contreras Smith, superintendent of schools for the Montebello Unified School District, and plaintiff Cleve Pell, the chief financial and operations officer for the...

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Case Types: Discrimination - Fair Housing Act | Employment - Wrongful Termination | Employment - Disability Discrimination | Intentional Torts - Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress 

Case: Gilbert Campos v. Thermalair Inc., Mike Garcia, and Does 1-100

State: CA

Date: 2016-06-20

Experts: Karl J. Schulze C.P.A. (Los Angeles, CA) Accounting

Summary: On Sept. 14, 2013, plaintiff Gilbert Campos, a journeyman in his late 30s who worked for Thermalair Inc., a heating and air company, was installing a louver through a large opening on a project in Lo...

Products Liability Subscribe to view the full case

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Case Types: Products Liability - Failure to Warn | Products Liability - Strict Liability | Products Liability - Manufacturing Defect 

Case: Zeljko Sabo v. Fiskars Brands, Inc. d/b/a Gerber Legendary Blades

State: ID

Date: 2015-12-18

Experts: Karl J. Schulze C.P.A. (Los Angeles, CA) Accounting

Summary: On Sept. 12, 2009, plaintiff Zeljko Sabo , 52, had a Gerber RZ700 flashlight in his left front pants pocket when the flashlight spontaneously combusted, sending tiny glass shards in the air and a whi...

Worker/Workplace Negligence Subscribe to view the full case

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Case Types: Professional Negligence -  | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Security 

Case: Antonio Steward, Steve Steward and Annie Bessie Camp v. Stratus Security Services, Inc.; A&A Protective Services, Inc.; Sherif Antoon; Saly Antoon; CF Aventerra, LC; DFT, Inc.; Picerne Management Company Inc.; and C.F. Aventerra, L.P.

State: CA

Date: 2013-06-13

Experts: Karl J. Schulze C.P.A. (Los Angeles, CA) Accounting

Summary: In the early morning hours of Aug. 26, 2006, plaintiff Antonio Steward, 17, a student, was with his two friends, sitting on a nearby apartment stairwell outside the apartment house complex he lived a...

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Case Types: Contracts - Fraud | Contracts - Breach of Contract 

Case: Concept Chaser Co. Inc. v. Pentel of America Ltd., Pentel Co. Ltd., Alloy Media LLC, Alloy Media + Marketing, RiechesBaird Inc., Marty Furman, Isseki Nakayama and Does 1-100

State: CA

Date: 2011-12-08

Experts: Karl J. Schulze C.P.A. (Los Angeles, CA) Accounting

Summary: Plaintiff Concept Chaser Co. Inc. was hired by Pentel of America Ltd. and Pentel Co. Ltd. to create an advertising campaign for Pentel's new $2 HyperG Gel Pen. Under the contract, it was to retain ow...

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Case Types: Legal Profession - Malpractice 

Case: JP Hyan v. Geoffrey Gold, Olivia Goodkin, Rosslyn (Beth) Hummer, Frank D. Hobbs, Fred A. Fenster, Brian L. Davidoff, Rutter Hobbs & Davidoff Incorporated and Does 1 through 100

State: CA

Date: 2011-06-15

Experts: Karl J. Schulze (Los Angeles, CA) Damage Analysis

Summary: In 1997, plaintiff JP Hyan, a vice president of client relations at Lowe Enterprises, entered into two agreements with Lowe that documented his change of status with the company, which among other be...

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Case Types: Employment - Commissions | Fraud - Misrepresentation | Contracts - Breach of Contract | Employment - California Labor Code 

Case: Sharon Krueger, aka Sharon Fitzgerald, aka Sharon Fitzgerald Kaiping v. Production Lighting Systems, Inc., a California corporation, a subsidiary of Production Resource Group, LLC, a foreign corporation; Mitchell Payton, aka, Mitch Payton; and Deborah Koach, aka, Debbie Koach

State: CA

Date: 2010-06-18

Experts: Karl J. Schulze (Los Angeles, CA) Accounting (Forensic)

Summary: On or around June 30, 2006, plaintiff Sharon Krueger, a sales manager, initiated this action, asserting that she was owed unpaid commissions for the 2002, 2003 and 2004 calendar years from her former...

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Case Types: Fraud - Investment | State Statutes -  

Case: Financial Partners Credit Union v. Styskal, Wiese & Melchion, LLP, Bruce Pearson and Daniel R. Loritz

State: CA

Date: 2009-05-18

Experts: Karl J. Schulze (Los Angeles, CA) Accounting (Forensic)

Summary: In spring 2007, plaintiff Financial Partners Credit Union purchased two stakes in a pool of home equity line credit loans sponsored by Wachovia Bank for a total of $25 million. The credit union's law...

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Case Types: Contracts - Breach of Contract | Business Law - Intentional Interference with a Contract | Business Law - Tortious Interference with a Business Relationship 

Case: Segue Electronics Inc. and Shine Capacitors LLC v. Anhui Juan Kuang Electric Co. Ltd., Fujian Juan Kuang Yaming Electric Limited, JK Yaming International Holdings Ltd., Phihong Technology Co. Ltd. and Phihong USA Corp.

State: CA

Date: 2008-10-29

Experts: Karl J. Schulze (Los Angeles, CA) Accounting (Forensic)

Summary: In July 2004, plaintiff Segue Electronics Inc., a Los Angeles-based electronics-distribution company, and its subsidiary, Shine Capacitors LLC, entered into a five-year exclusive distribution contrac...

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Case Types: Contracts - Breach of Contract | Employment - Wrongful Termination 

Case: Thomas Heshion v. Auto-By-Tel Corporation, a California business entity, John Honiotes, an individual, Peter Ellis, an individual, Mark Lorimer, an individual, John Markovich, an individual, and Does 1 through 100, inclusive.

State: CA

Date: 2000-12-20

Experts: Karl Schulze C.P.A. (Los Angeles, CA) Economics

Summary: Plaintiff Thomas Heshion, a former manager for defendant Auto-By-Tel, filed a lawsuit alleging wrongful termination, breach of contract, interference with prospective economic advantage and fraud. P...