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VERDICTS AND SETTLEMENTS

The following list of verdicts and settlements are examples of the many results we have obtained for thousands of clients since the founding of Wites Law Firm in January 2001:

PERSONAL INJURY
AND WRONGFUL DEATH

Matos v. Rechtien International Trucks

($15 million jury verdict for wrongful death action, which is the highest reported verdict for a minor child who lost a parent)

Avila v. Tarmarc of America

($6 million jury verdict in wrongful death action)

Confidential Settlement

($1 million in wrongful death action)

Confidential Settlement

($2,000,000 for man who suffered brain injury when struck by a truck)

Confidential Settlement

($1.5 million for family who lost mother in automobile accident caused by a tractor trailer)

Confidential Settlement

($1.2 million for man who suffered spinal injury when struck by a drunk driver).

Confidential Settlement

($425,00 for woman who fractured her knee in a slip and fall at a hotel)

Janie Does v. Palm Beach County School Board

($3.6 million for four girls sexually abused by their elementary school teacher, which is reported to be a record breaking settlement).

Mask v. Encantada

($1 million in settlements in brain injury case where at-fault parties had limited insurance)

Confidential Settlement

($600,000 for young man that suffered spinal injuries in collision between car and truck)

Vivar v. Topple

($280,000 jury verdict for client that suffered herniated disc and knee injury in auto accident)

Confidential Settlement

($225,000 obtained in auto accident case from insurance company with insured issued policy of only $100,000, based on success of bad faith claims against the insurance company)

INVESTMENT DISPUTES
(INDIVIDUAL CASES)

Rilling v. Republic Security

In the United States District Court of the Southern District of Florida, Case No.

Rilling v. Republic Security

In the United States District Court of the Southern District of Florida, Case No.

Rilling v. Republic Security

In the United States District Court of the Southern District of Florida, Case No.

Rilling v. Republic Security

In the United States District Court of the Southern District of Florida, Case No.

Rilling v. Republic Security

In the United States District Court of the Southern District of Florida, Case No.

Rilling v. Republic Security

In the United States District Court of the Southern District of Florida, Case No.

Rilling v. Republic Security

In the United States District Court of the Southern District of Florida, Case No.

Rilling v. Republic Security

In the United States District Court of the Southern District of Florida, Case No.

Rilling v. Republic Security

In the United States District Court of the Southern District of Florida, Case No.

CLASS ACTIONS

Berns v. CCS Financial Services, Inc., d/b/a The Check Cashing Stores,

In the United States District Court of the Southern District of Florida, Case No. 02-61633-CIV-DIMITROULEAS (class certified and final settlement approved based on violations of The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act).

Cohen and Zeiger v. DeConna Ice Cream Co.,

In the Circuit Court in and for the 17th Judicial Circuit of Broward County, Florida, Case Nos. 01-010780 (14) and 02-001336 (14)(class certified and final settlement approved, based on the mislabeling of the nutrition label of an ice cream product).

Rilling v. Republic Security Bank,

In the Circuit Court of the 15th Judicial Circuit in and for Palm Beach County, Florida, Case No. CL 01-3545-AE (counsel for plaintiff)(class certified, final settlement approved, and plaintiff and the class received 100% of their damages plus interest based on improper charging of interest rates on credit cards).

Coto v. Countrywide Home Loans, Inc.,

In the Circuit Court of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit in and for Miami-Dade County, Florida, Case No.: 01-7276 CA 30 (class certified, and final settlement approved, based on overcharging of fees in real estate transactions).

In re Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.,

Research Reports Securities Litigation, In the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, Case No. 02-MDL-1484 (MP)(counsel to lead plaintiffs in 2 of 26 consolidated actions based on fraudulent reports from securities analysts).

Rhodes v. Old Republic National Title Insurance Company,

In the 15th Judicial Circuit in and for Miami-Dade County, Florida, Case No.: 50 2004 CA 004073 XXXX MB (class action settlement approved based on overcharges for title insurance).

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