Category Archives: Recent News

Partner Gregory Young…

Partner Gregory Young recently defended a Texas-based company in the oil industry in two separate trials involving claims of asbestos poisoning. Mr. Young obtained extremely favorable results in both cases during trial.

Haney & Young, LLP obtained an award

Haney & Young, LLP obtained an award of monetary sanctions against the County of Los Angeles Fire Department in the amount of $32,787.10. The case was brought on behalf of Captain who has alleged discriminatory treatment, retaliation, and hostile work environment. The firm representing the County is Peterson, Bradford & Burkwitz. The sanction award is […]

Steve Haney scored a victory in a…

Steve Haney scored a victory in a published decision in the United States Court of Claims. The client was a Lieutenant Commander who claimed wrongful discharge arising out of her filing EEOC and OSHA Complaints citing to the unsafe practices at a United States Medical Facility. Rather than to correct the dangerous practices, the client’s […]

Greg Young and Steve Haney won a….

Greg Young and Steve Haney won a preliminary injunction against two musicians who formerly were members of a world-famous rap group named “Pharcyde.”. Although the rappers had signed an agreement with the founding members of the group, under which they agreed to not use the group’s name, they nonetheless were found to have violated the […]

Steve Haney obtained a reversal of…

Steve Haney obtained a reversal of two trial court rulings in Workman v. Klause (consolidated for purpose of appeal) and Martinez v. Robledo in a landmark decision that changes the manner in which damages are calculated for pet owners who incur veterinarian bills as a result of a defendant’s negligence and/or wrongful conduct (see Martinez […]

Haney & Young has a long tradition of…

Haney & Young has a long tradition of representing firefighters, from applicants to the Academy all the way up through Battalion and Assistant Chiefs. In the last few months, we defeated two Motions for Summary Judgment brought by the Los Angeles County Fire Department. In the first case, Steve Haney and Adrian Zamora defeated the […]

The firm represented over one hundred…

The firm represented over one hundred (100) plaintiffs at Wildwood Mobile Home Country Club in a case involving multiple claims against the park owners for failure to properly maintain the premises, discrimination, sexual harassment, battery, etc. Mayor Mark Rutherford of Westlake Village is a lead Defendant. Most recently, the Honorable Debra Katz Weintraub denied Defendants […]

Steve Haney was successful at working…

Steve Haney was successful at working out a plea arrangement for a client charged with five (5) felony counterfeiting charges in the alleged amount of $3,200,000 in toys, who was facing seven (7) years prison time. Steve used his negotiating skills to achieve a resolution through which his client received no time in jail or […]

The firm represents four persons of Vietnamese ethnicity…

The firm represents four persons of Vietnamese ethnicity that are potential heirs to Ban “Bob” Nguyen, who created a financial dynasty through his ownership of the Hanoi Plaza and Saigon Plaza in Westminster, California, that is believed to be valued in excess of $40,000,000.00. The clients assert claims against Bob’s wife, Be Bui Nguyen, in […]

The firm represented the Stahl House…

The firm represented the Stahl House (see www.stahlhouse.com), a world-famous tourist destination in the West Hollywood hills. The case involves a breach of contract claim against an alleged producer/publisher who is claimed to have breached his contract with the Stahl House by failing to perform as required. The case was favorably resolved on the eve […]