Results

Chamberlin & Keaster LLP represents many Fortune 500 companies in complex litigation. The following are examples of past and current representative matters:

Supreme Court

  • Federal Insurance Company v. Samsung Electronics America, et al.,

    The Supreme Court of Texas, Case No.: 06-1040

  • Foster-Gardner, Inc. v. National Union Fire Ins. Co.,

    18 Cal. 4th 857 (1998)

  • Zurich American Ins. Co., Federal Ins. Co., et al. v. Nokia, Inc.,

    The Supreme Court of Texas, Case No.: 06-1030

Appellate Cases

Trial Court Cases

  • Big Fat Fish, Inc. v. Agren,

  • 2003 WL 21404876 (Cal. App. 4th Dist.) (Court of Appeal Case No. G030700) (unpublished)Bowie v. Home Ins. Co.,

  • 923 F.2d 705 (1991)California Ins. Guarantee Ass’n v. RLI Ins.,

  • 2009 Cal. App. WL 1234277 (Court of Appeal Case No. B204624) (unpublished)Chacham v. Rabinovich,

  • 2002 WL 31732559 (Cal. App. 2d Dist.) (Court of Appeal Case No. B153259) (unpublished)Chubb Custom Insurance Co., et al. v. Space Systems/Loral, Inc., et al.,

  • In the U.S. Court of Appeals – Ninth Circuit, Docket No.: 11-16272Duick v. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.,

  • 198 Cal. App. 4th 1316, 131 Cal. Rptr. 3d 514 (2011)Franzen v. Graham,

  • 2004 WL 1664022 (Cal. App. 2d Dist.) (Court of Appeal Case No. B166230) (unpublished)Gerling Amer. Ins. Co. v. American Int’l Spec. Ins. Co.,

  • 2008 WL 4767937 (Cal. App. 2d Dist.) (Court of Appeal Case No. B201955) (unpublished)Golden Eagle Ins. Co. v. Gerling Amer. Ins. Co.,

  • 2009 Cal. App. WL 931704 (Cal. App. 2d Dist.) (Court of Appeal Case No. B206917) (unpublished)Gorrie v. Agren,

  • 2003 WL 21404876 (Cal. App. 4th Dist.) (Court of Appeal Case No. G030700) (unpublished)In Re Groundwater Cases (City of Pomona),

  • In The Court of Appeal of The State of California First Appellate District, Case No.: A112964Gulvartian v. Shaw,

  • 2003 WL22021997 (Cal. App. 4th Dist.) (Court of Appeal Case No. G030383) (unpublished)Marrero v. Sedin,

  • 2002 WL 1397043 (Cal. App. 2d Dist.) (Court of Appeal Case No. B152565) (unpublished)MBL, Inc. v. Federal Insurance Company, et al.,

  • In The Court Of Appeal Of The State Of California – Sixth Appellate District, Civil No.: H036578 (Related Appeal: Civil No.: H036296)Novapro Risk Solutions, L.P., v. TIG Ins. Co.,

  • Cal. App. 4th Dist., Case No. D059066Swat-Fame, Inc. v. Goldstein,

  • 101 Cal. App. 4th 613 (2002)Sulzer Pumps (US), Inc. v. The Superior Court of the State of California, County of Los Angeles,

  • In the Court of Appeal of the State of California – Second Appellate District, Case No.: B222280

  • Beaty v. Truck Ins. Exchange (1992) 6 Cal.App.4th 1455

  • Chicago Title Ins. Co. v. AMZ Ins. Services, Inc. (2010) 188 Cal.App.4th 401

  • City of Compton v. Bunner (1988) 197 Cal.App.3d 662, 243 Cal.Rptr. 100 (debublished)

  • In re Coca (1978) 85 Cal.App.3d

  • Erlich v. Menezes (1999) 21 Cal.4th 543

  • Farmers Ins. Exchange v. Jacobs (1999) 75 Cal.App.4th 373, 89 Cal.Rptr.2d 1400 (debublished)

  • Farmers Ins. Exchange v. Superior Court (2000) 79 Cal.App.4th 1400

  • Fire Ins. Exchange v. American States Ins. Co. (1995) 39 Cal.App.4th 653

  • Hand v. Farmers Ins. Exchange (1994) 23 Cal.App.4th 1847

  • Maxwell v. Fire Ins. Exchange (1998) 60 Cal.App.4th 1446

  • Waller v. Truck Ins. Exchange (1995) 11 Cal.4th 1

  • Warner v. Fire Ins. Exchange (1991) 230 Cal.App.3d 1029

  • 3000 E. Imperial LLC v. Whittaker Corporation,

  • United States District Court, Central District of California, Case No.: CV 08-03985 PA (Ex)Ace Property & Casualty Co. v. Metalclad Insulation Corp.,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC 329268AISLIC v. Chubb, Superior Court of the State of California,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC387945AISLIC v. Pacific Indemnity,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC389517Amcal Multi-Housing, Inc. v. Pacific Clay Products, Inc.,

  • United States District Court, Central District of California, Case, No.: CV-EDCV06-280 SGLAmerican Linen Supply Company, v. Federal Insurance Company, et al.,

  • King County Superior Court (Washington), Case No.: 10-2-26612-7 SEA The Boeing Company v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyds, et al,

  • King County Superior Court (Washington)The Boeing Co. v. Pacific Indemnity Co.,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC 335976Boelter v. A.W. Chesterton, Inc. (Boeing – Texas) ,

  • In the Circuit Court, Third Judicial Circuit, Madison County, Illinois, Case No.: 07-L-47Boise Cascade Corp. v. Aetna, et al. ,

  • Ada County Superior Court (Boise, ID)California Dept. of Toxic Substances Control v. American Honda Motor Co.,

  • United States District Court, Central District of California, Case No.: C05-7746 CAS JWJxCannon Electric v. Affiliated FM Insurance Company,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC 290354Carol Johnson v. Clarendon National Insurance Co.,

  • Orange County Superior Court (California), Case No.: 05CC10891Century Indemnity Co. v. The Marine Group Inc., et al.,

  • United States District Court, OregonChampion International Inc. v. Aetna, et al.,

  • King County Superior Court (Washington)Chubb v. AISLIC,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC464971Chubb v. AISLIC/Whittaker,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC318816Chubb v. United States of America,

  • United States District Court, Central District of California, Case No.: LACV11-5594 GW (MRWx)City of Pomona v. Pacific Indemnity Company,

  • United States District Court, Central District of California, Case No.: CV0707703City of Rialto et al. v. U.S. Dept. of Defense, et al.,

  • United States District Court, Central District of California, Case No.: ED CV 04-00079 VAP (SGLx)City of San Diego v. National Steel & Shipbuilding Company,

  • United States District Court, Southern District of California, Case No.: 09 CV 2275 W CABContinental Casualty Company v. Whittaker Corporation,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC466684Employers Insurance Company of Wausau v. Northrop Corp.,

  • United States District Court, Central District of California, Case No.: 2:09-CV-4678 DSF (AGRx)Federal Insurance Company v. Continental (Stoody),

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC451180Federal Insurance Company v. MBL, Inc.,

  • Santa Clara Superior Court (California), Case No.: 108CV114309Federal Insurance Company v. Moldex-Metric, Inc.,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC 377842Federal Insurance Company v. Patricia Maclaughlin,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC470059Fireman’s Fund v. Federal Insurance Co.,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC366804First State v. Vulcan Materials,

  • Circuit Court of Jefferson County, Alabama, Case No.: CV200604646First State v. Vulcan Materials,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC354664Fluor Corporation v. Hartford Accident & Indemnity Company,

  • Orange County Superior Court (California), Case No.: 06CC00016Formosa Plastics Corporation v. Federal Insurance Company,

  • San Francisco Superior Court (California), Case No.: CGC08472030Foss Maritime Inc. v. Travelers, et al.,

  • King County Superior Court (Washington)Georgia Pacific Corp. v. Aetna, et al.,

  • King County Superior Court (Washington)Gull Industries, Inc. v. Allianz Underwriters Insurance Company, et al.,

  • King County Superior Court (Washington), Case No.: 11-2-44427-9 SEAHanson & Associates v. American Int’l Specialty Lines Ins Co. et al.,

  • Third Judicial District, AlaskaHartford Accident and Indemnity Co., et al. v. Union Oil Co. of California,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC 287966Hinds and Dayton Enterprises v. Hartford,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC388473ICN Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. American National Ins. Co. et al.,

  • Multnomah County Superior Court (Oregon)In Re: Elger-Brass Insurance Coverage Litigation,

  • Circuit Court, Cook County, Illinois, Docket Nos.: 91CH08364, 92CH04327, 92CH02701, 93CH10231, 94CH03118In Re: Union Oil Consolidated Coverage Cases,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC271474In Re: Wireless Telephone Radio Frequency Litigation,

  • District Court of Maryland, Case No.: 01-MD-1421ITT Industries, Inc. v. American Reinsurance Co.,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case Nos.: BC 037585, BC 185311John Crane, Inc. v. Admiral Ins. Co.,

  • Cook County, Illinois, Chancery Division, Case No.: 04 CH 8266McDonnell Douglas Corporation v. Allstate Insurance Co., et al.,

  • United States District Court, Central District of California, Case No.: CV-93-6290 RSWL (EEX)Montrose Chemical Corp. v. Aetna/Canadian Universal,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No: BC 005158North Pacific Seafoods Inc. v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyds, et al ,

  • United States District Court for the Western District of WashingtonPacific Indemnity v. ATKN Company,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC406064Pacific Indemnity Company v. City of Chico,

  • County of Butte, Case No.: NC42582Pacific Indemnity Company v. Continental,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC349109Pacific Indemnity Company v. Employers,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC451780Pacific Indemnity Company v. Employers Reinsurance Corp. (American Honda),

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC 386791Pacific Indemnity Company v. Rockwell International Corp.,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC361830Pacific Indemnity Company v. Sulzer Pumps, et al.,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC294571Pacific Indemnity Company v. Technitrol,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC318768Pacific National v. El Dorado County,

  • San Francisco Superior Court (California), Case No.: CGC-03-427162Patrick Major v. County of San Diego,

  • San Diego Superior Court (California), Case No.: GIE024146The Pep Boys - Manny, Moe & Jack, et al. v. Ace Property and Casualty Insurance Company,

  • San Francisco Superior Court (California), Case No.: CGC 04435935Petsmart, Inc. v. Ventura Gateway, LLC,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC376334Puget Sound Power & Light Co. v. Aetna, et al. ,

  • United States District Court, Oregon Safeskin Insurance Management, Inc. v. Pacific Indemnity Company,

  • San Diego Superior Court (California), Case No.: 719448Safety Kleen v. Continental Casualty Insurance Co.,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC216723Samsung et al. v. Federal Insurance Company,

  • Bergen County Superior Court (New Jersey), Case No.: BER-L-9805-02Santa Fe Braun, Inc. v. Insurance Company of North America, et al.,

  • San Francisco Superior Court (California), Case No.: CBC 04428686Seagram & Sons v. Travelers, et al.,

  • United States District Court, Alaska Steadfast v. USA,

  • United States District Court, Central District of California, Case No.: 2:06-CV-04686-AHM-RZSteadfast v. Whittaker,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC251374Sulzer Pumps Inc. v. Pacific Indemnity Co., et al.,

  • Multiple Counties in Oregon Sulzer Pumps v. St. Paul Fire & Marine Insurance, Pacific Indemnity Company, et al.,

  • Circuit Court of Lamar County, Mississippi, Civil Action No.: 2003-103Ventura Gateway v. Federal,

  • Los Angeles Superior Court (California), Case No.: BC402320Weather Shield Mfg., Inc., v. The American Insurance Company,

  • United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin, Case No.: 11-cv-702Western MacArthur Co., et al. v. General Accident Ins., et al.,

  • Alameda County Superior Court (California), Case No.: 721595-7Yarway Co. v. Admiral Insurance Co.,

  • San Francisco Superior Court (California), Case No: 04-435399Zero Corporation, Inc., et al. v. Federal Insurance Company, et al.,

  • United States District Court for the Central District of California, Case No.: CV 96-1765 RAP (JGX)Zurich-American v. Nokia, Inc.,

  • District Court of Dallas County, Texas, Case No.: 01-06036-L

  • City of Compton v. Bunner (1988) 243 Cal.Rptr. 100

  • Farmers Ins. Exchange v. Jacobs (1999) 89 Cal.Rptr.2d 1400

United States Bankruptcy Court

  • In re JT Thorpe, Inc., United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California, Case No.: LA 02-14216-BB

  • In re RFI Realty, Inc. (Debtor) (Steadfast v. Santa Clarita), United States Bankruptcy Court, Case No.: AZ 2-04-bk-1046-CGC)