March 2, 2015

On February 10, 2015, Gibbs Law Group Partner David Stein appeared before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and urged the panel to reverse a district court decision denying class certification in a case against Ford concerning Freestyle vehicles. The plaintiff, Gene Edwards, alleges that Ford sold and serviced 2005-2007 Freestyle vehicles without informing consumers of a known defect in the electronic throttle control system that causes the vehicles to surge while idling, or accelerate unexpectedly in both drive and reverse. More »

February 12, 2015

On February 9, 2015, Girard Gibbs LLP filed a federal class action lawsuit against health insurer Anthem on behalf of Anthem members and employees whose personal information was allegedly exposed as a result of the data breach announced in February 2015. The lawsuit alleges that Anthem, the nation’s second-largest insurer, failed to implement reasonable security measures to prevent, detect, and limit the scope of the breach. More »

January 20, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO, January 20, 2015 — The law firm of Girard Gibbs LLP and co-counsel The Law Offices of Ignacio Cruz Aguigui have filed a class action complaint on behalf of Benny Crawford, a native citizen of Guam, and other ancestral landowners of the property now used for the operation of the A.B. Won Pat International Airport in the Tiyan region of Guam. More »

December 22, 2014

On December 22, 2014, Girard Gibbs LLP partner Mathew George spoke with CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” to discuss the class action lawsuit that was filed on behalf of all current and former Sony Pictures Entertainment employees whose personal information was compromised as a result of the Sony Pictures data breach. More »