March 30, 2015

On April 29, 2015, Girard Gibbs partner Dena Sharp will present at the annual Sedona Conference Working Group Mid-Year Meeting. The Sedona Conference is the leading e-discovery think tank and consists of prominent judges, lawyers, and academics from around the country. Sedona’s Working Group 1 provides non-partisan commentary and guidance to the bench and bar. More »

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 »