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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Animal | Animals - Animal Control | Motor Vehicle - Passenger | Premises Liability - Negligent Repair and/or Maintenance 

Case: Nicholas Rocha and Daniel Branin v. Bill Mello

State: CA

Date: 2017-08-02

Experts: Rod W. Bergen P.E. (Calabasas, CA) Livestock

Summary: At around 9 p.m. on July 8, 2012, plaintiff Nicholas Rocha, an unemployed 28 year old, was driving a 2003 GMC Yukon with plaintiff Daniel Branin, 25, a construction worker, as a front seat passenger....

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Animal | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender 

Case: Luis M. Sandoval v. Ajay Prakash Shingal

State: CA

Date: 2013-05-08

Experts: Rod Bergen (Calabasas, CA) Equestrian

Summary: On June 12, 2010, at 9:30 p.m., plaintiff Luis Sandoval, an unemployed 38 year old, and his cousin were riding their horses in or near the westbound lane of Clayton Road in San Jose when Sandoval's w...

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Case Types: Premises Liability -  | Recreation - Horseback Riding 

Case: Jennifer O'Rourke v. Old Baldy Council Inc., Boy Scouts of America, CBS Television City, CBS Television, CBS Productions, CBS Network, Jerry Bruckheimer Films Inc., Entertainment Partners and CBS Broadcasting Inc.

State: CA

Date: 2009-12-04

Experts: Rod Bergen (Calabasas, CA) Equestrian

Summary: On Sept. 23, 2003, plaintiff Jennifer O'Rourke, a member of a CBS Productions crew, was filming a scene for the television series "CSI: Las Vegas" at the Holcomb Valley Scout Camp in the mountains no...

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Case Types: Real Property - Homeowners' Associations 

Case: Tesoro Del Valle Master Homeowners Association v. Carolyn A. Griffin and Martin Griffin

State: CA

Date: 2009-11-02

Experts: Rod Bergen (Calabasas, CA) Energy

Summary: In November 2007, plaintiff Tesoro Del Valle Master Homeowners Association denied an application by Carolyn A. and Martin Griffin to install solar panels on the ground next to a sidewalk adjacent to ...

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Case Types: Negligence -  | Recreation - Horseback Riding | Affirmative Defenses - Assumption of Risk 

Case: Karen S. Stern v. Elizabeth Ekeberg d/b/a Don-e-brook Farms, Eric Ekeberg d/b/a Don-e-brook Farms and Jill Dallaire

State: CA

Date: 2008-12-19

Experts: Rod Bergen (Los Angeles, CA) Equestrian

Summary: On Oct. 24, 2005, plaintiff Karen Stern, 56, unemployed, was kicked by a horse while riding in a group horsemanship class at Don-E-Brook Farm in Saugus....

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Case Types: Negligence -  | Wrongful Death -  | Recreation - Horseback Riding | Affirmative Defenses - Assumption of Risk 

Case: Estate of John Doe v. Unnamed Ranch

State: CA

Date: 2006-02-14

Experts: Rod Bergen (Calabasas, CA) Horses

Summary: On Oct. 16, 2003, plaintiff's decedent, a 51-year-old real estate broker, went with his wife and oldest daughter to a commercial ranch to join others in a sunset horseback ride. Upon their arrival, ...

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Case Types: Animals -  | Premises Liability -  | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Supervision 

Case: Maria Delourdes Zavala, Daniel Almaraz v. Thomas Tucker Pony Rides, Valley Indoor Swapmeet and Metropolitan Marketing

State: CA

Date: 2004-10-24

Experts: Rod Bergen (Calabasas, CA) Horses

Summary: In October 2002, Maria Delourdes Zavala, 30s, took her son, 5 year-old Daniel Almaraz, to Panorama City's Thomas Tucker Pony Ride, which was located in the parking lot of the Valley Indoor Swapmeet, ...

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Case Types: Negligence -  | Premises Liability -  | Recreation - Horseback Riding 

Case: Candace E. James v. Heidi Mixon

State: CA

Date: 2001-12-04

Experts: Rod Bergen (Calabasas, CA) Horses

Summary: A Stanislaus County jury rendered a defense verdict in favor of a horse owner accused of negligence in letting a houseguest walk onto a pasture where the guest allegedly sustained injuries from a hor...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Animal | Animals - Animal Control | Motor Vehicle - Passenger | Premises Liability - Negligent Repair and/or Maintenance 

Case: Nicholas Rocha and Daniel Branin v. Bill Mello

State: CA

Date: 2017-08-02

Experts: Rod W. Bergen P.E. (Calabasas, CA) Livestock

Summary: At around 9 p.m. on July 8, 2012, plaintiff Nicholas Rocha, an unemployed 28 year old, was driving a 2003 GMC Yukon with plaintiff Daniel Branin, 25, a construction worker, as a front seat passenger....

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Animal | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender 

Case: Luis M. Sandoval v. Ajay Prakash Shingal

State: CA

Date: 2013-05-08

Experts: Rod Bergen (Calabasas, CA) Equestrian

Summary: On June 12, 2010, at 9:30 p.m., plaintiff Luis Sandoval, an unemployed 38 year old, and his cousin were riding their horses in or near the westbound lane of Clayton Road in San Jose when Sandoval's w...

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Case Types: Premises Liability -  | Recreation - Horseback Riding 

Case: Jennifer O'Rourke v. Old Baldy Council Inc., Boy Scouts of America, CBS Television City, CBS Television, CBS Productions, CBS Network, Jerry Bruckheimer Films Inc., Entertainment Partners and CBS Broadcasting Inc.

State: CA

Date: 2009-12-04

Experts: Rod Bergen (Calabasas, CA) Equestrian

Summary: On Sept. 23, 2003, plaintiff Jennifer O'Rourke, a member of a CBS Productions crew, was filming a scene for the television series "CSI: Las Vegas" at the Holcomb Valley Scout Camp in the mountains no...

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Case Types: Real Property - Homeowners' Associations 

Case: Tesoro Del Valle Master Homeowners Association v. Carolyn A. Griffin and Martin Griffin

State: CA

Date: 2009-11-02

Experts: Rod Bergen (Calabasas, CA) Energy

Summary: In November 2007, plaintiff Tesoro Del Valle Master Homeowners Association denied an application by Carolyn A. and Martin Griffin to install solar panels on the ground next to a sidewalk adjacent to ...

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Case Types: Negligence -  | Recreation - Horseback Riding | Affirmative Defenses - Assumption of Risk 

Case: Karen S. Stern v. Elizabeth Ekeberg d/b/a Don-e-brook Farms, Eric Ekeberg d/b/a Don-e-brook Farms and Jill Dallaire

State: CA

Date: 2008-12-19

Experts: Rod Bergen (Los Angeles, CA) Equestrian

Summary: On Oct. 24, 2005, plaintiff Karen Stern, 56, unemployed, was kicked by a horse while riding in a group horsemanship class at Don-E-Brook Farm in Saugus....

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Case Types: Negligence -  | Wrongful Death -  | Recreation - Horseback Riding | Affirmative Defenses - Assumption of Risk 

Case: Estate of John Doe v. Unnamed Ranch

State: CA

Date: 2006-02-14

Experts: Rod Bergen (Calabasas, CA) Horses

Summary: On Oct. 16, 2003, plaintiff's decedent, a 51-year-old real estate broker, went with his wife and oldest daughter to a commercial ranch to join others in a sunset horseback ride. Upon their arrival, ...

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Case Types: Animals -  | Premises Liability -  | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Supervision 

Case: Maria Delourdes Zavala, Daniel Almaraz v. Thomas Tucker Pony Rides, Valley Indoor Swapmeet and Metropolitan Marketing

State: CA

Date: 2004-10-24

Experts: Rod Bergen (Calabasas, CA) Horses

Summary: In October 2002, Maria Delourdes Zavala, 30s, took her son, 5 year-old Daniel Almaraz, to Panorama City's Thomas Tucker Pony Ride, which was located in the parking lot of the Valley Indoor Swapmeet, ...

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Case Types: Negligence -  | Premises Liability -  | Recreation - Horseback Riding 

Case: Candace E. James v. Heidi Mixon

State: CA

Date: 2001-12-04

Experts: Rod Bergen (Calabasas, CA) Horses

Summary: A Stanislaus County jury rendered a defense verdict in favor of a horse owner accused of negligence in letting a houseguest walk onto a pasture where the guest allegedly sustained injuries from a hor...