LONG BEACH, CALIF. (Nov. 6, 2007) --- A class action lawsuit (Case #07CC01402), was filed today in Orange County Superior Court against S&F Management Company, Inc.; S&F Management Company, LLC; Windsor Healthcare Management, Inc.; and its 15 skilled nursing care facilities around the state [see list by city at end of release] on behalf of Donald…Continue Reading
The Garcia Law Firm acquires preliminary approval of class action settlement on behalf of case managers forced to work overtime without proper payment in Tenet Healthcare facilities throughout California.
On October 17, 2007, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Carolyn Kuhl granted preliminary class certification of a class action brought by lead counsel Stephen M. Garcia and David M. Medby of The Garcia Law Firm on behalf of case managers employed by Tenet Healthcare Corporation in the State of California. In 2003 The Garcia Law…Continue Reading
Stephen M. Garcia of The Garcia Law Firm is named a finalist for the “Street Fighter of the Year” award by Consumer Attorneys of California
On September 11, 2007, The Garcia Law Firm attorney Stephen M. Garcia was named as a finalist for the "Street Fighter of the Year" award to be awarded in San Francisco on November 10, 2007 at the association's annual convention. The criteria utilized by the association in determining finalists for this award are a plaintiffs'…Continue Reading
Stephen M. Garcia of the Garcia Law firm named one of Southern California’s SuperLawyers for 2008 by Law & Politics Magazine from the publishers of Los Angeles Magazine
On September 17, 2007, Stephen M. Garcia of The Garcia Law Firm was named one of Southern California's Super Lawyers by Law & Politics Magazine from the publishers of Los Angeles Magazine. Only 5% of licensed active attorneys in each state are named to the list. Mr. Garcia is honored to be one of the…Continue Reading
Stephen M. Garcia is named to the Los Angeles Daily Journal’s “Billion Dollar Club” as one of 101 listed California attorneys generating over 10 million dollars in fees in 2006.
On December 21, 2006 the Los Angeles Daily Journal named The Garcia Law Firm attorney Stephen M. Garcia to its top rainmakers in 2006. The grouping, designated by the periodical as "The Billion-Dollar Group", was limited to 101 listed California attorneys who have generated at least $10 million in fees in 2006. Mr. Garcia noted…Continue Reading
The Garcia Law Firm Files A Class Action Against Community Hospital Of The Monterey Peninsula In The County Of Monterey For Price Gouging As It Relates To Uninsured Patients
The Garcia Law Firm has recently filed a class action in the County of Monterey entitledMikel v. Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula, bearing case number M-76861, alleging that Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula unlawfully gouges pricing to uninsured patients. This is a related effort of the Garcia Law Firm to level the playing…Continue Reading
Stephen Garcia and David Medby of The Garcia Law Firm Acquire Final Approval of Class Action Settlement Against Longwood Management Inc.
On December 8, 2006 Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Anthony Mohr granted final approval of a class action settlement filed by The Garcia Law Firm involving Longwood Management, and each of the skilled nursing facilities it owns, operates and/or manages in the State of California, on behalf of over 19,000 residents over a four and…Continue Reading
Stephen M. Garcia is Named as One of the 500 Leading Plaintiffs Lawyers of America by LawDragon Magazine.
On December 1, 2006 LawDragon Magazine announced its naming of the "500 Leading Plaintiffs Lawyers of America" and included was Stephen M. Garcia of The Garcia Law Firm. As stated in the publication, "[T]he Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America are chosen by their peers and clients based on excellence in their craft, whatever specialty…Continue Reading
Stephen Garcia named to executive committee to lead the national class action against AT&T and Cingular alleging defrauding of customers
Stephen M. Garcia of The Garcia Law Firm has been named to the executive committee to lead the national class action litigation against AT&T and Cingular. The law suit alleges that following their acquisition of AT&T Wireless in 2004, Cingular deliberately schemed to dismantle the existing AT&T Wireless network so as to diminish and degrade…Continue Reading
The Garcia Law Firm files class action against Plantronics for their marketing, manufacture, and distribution of devices known as “Bluetooth Headsets”
•The Garcia Law Firm files class action against Plantronics for their marketing, manufacture, and distribution of devices known as "Bluetooth Headsets" alleging that the "Bluetooth Headsets" can not be safely utilized for normal use and cause hearing loss. (For more information visit http://www.bluetoothhearlingloss.com/ ) The Complaint alleges: • This action arises from Defendants' marketing, manufacture, and…Continue Reading