Monthly Archives: June 2021

How 2 Former Bar Owners Won a $ 300,000 Jury Prize from the City of Myrtle Beach | Myrtle Beach

MYRTLE BEACH – The town of Myrtle Beach was ordered to pay $ 300,000 in damages to two former business owners after a jury determined the town interfered with a contract the couple made to sell their downtown bar in 2015. The company was located in the Superblock neighborhood of …

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Evidence of lower pay for female employees wins jury prize against software company

It was the pay gap between three plaintiffs and their male counterpart, and a seemingly backdated letter that helped a jury rule in favor of plaintiffs in a sex discrimination and reprisal lawsuit, according to counsel for the women, Deborah McKenna. After three days of proof and five and a …

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Realscreen “Archive” Jessica Kingdon’s ‘Ascension’ Spotlight on 2021 Tribeca Jury Prize Winners

Thursday marked the ninth day of the 2021 Tribeca Festival, and with it the annual announcement of the jury competition winners. Tribeca boasted that this year’s awards ceremony honored the most diverse designer lineup in the festival’s 20-year history, while handing out US $ 165,000 in cash prizes. The festival …

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Tribeca Film Festival unveils 2021 Jury Prize winners

“The Novice”, “Brighton 4th” and “Ascension” took top honors in the competitive sections. The 20th annual Tribeca Festival announced the winners in the competition categories during this year’s awards ceremony at Spring Studios in New York City. Prizes were awarded in the following competition categories: American Story, International Story, Documentary; …

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State High Court ruling upholds jury award for man who fell in Vista jail

SAN DIEGO – The California Supreme Court has dismissed a request by San Diego County attorneys to review an appeals court decision upholding a multi-million dollar jury award for a man who suffered permanent brain damage after being fell in Vista prison. The ruling from the state’s highest court effectively …

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California Supreme Court ruling upholds jury award for man who fell in Vista jail

The California Supreme Court has dismissed a request by San Diego County attorneys to review an appeals court decision upholding a multi-million dollar jury award for a man who suffered permanent brain damage after being fell in Vista prison. The ruling from the state’s highest court effectively puts an end …

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Judge cuts $ 6million jury price in unfair dismissal case

A jury awarded an employee $ 6 million in a wrongful dismissal action, but a California appeals court lowered the price by $ 140,000, ruling that the employee’s damages should have been reduced by amount of income she had earned in another job after her termination. On March 27, 2018, …

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Judge cuts jury price by $ 6 million in unfair dismissal case

A jury awarded an employee $ 6 million in a wrongful dismissal action, but a California appeals court lowered the price by $ 140,000, ruling that the employee’s damages should have been reduced by amount of income she had earned in another job after her termination. On March 27, 2018, …

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