In Re: Williams Companies ERISA Litigation. Case No. 02-CV-053-H(M), in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma. Pinkerton Law defended as co-counsel officers of Williams Companies. Case favorably settled prior to discovery.
Represented Plaintiff on a breach of Contract. Jury verdict: $1 million.
Case No. CJ-98-286. Successfully represented plaintiff in low-speed, rear-end collision with trauma to breast implants.
CJ-94-3054, in the District Court of Tulsa County, State of Oklahoma. Representing Plaintiffs (Series B Bondholders) for breach of Trust Indenture; breach of fiduciary duty. This case settled favorably for Plaintiff class in amount of $8.5 million.
Case No. CIV-00-1659-F, United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma. Antitrust claims against Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. The case settled favorably prior to trial.
In re Semgroup Energy Partners, L.P. Securities Litigation. Case No. 08-MD-1989-GKF-FHM, in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma. Pinkerton Law represented Defendants A.R. Thane Ritchie and Ritchie Opportunistic Trading, Ltd. Settled case before discovery.
Case No. 94-5006, in the United States District Court for the Western District of Arkansas, Fayetteville Division. Represented Defendant Vesta Energy Company on the breach of interstate gas transportation contract; breach of fiduciary duty, fraudulent inducement to contract. $6 million in damages requested. Settled to satisfaction of client.
Represented Defendant in a case of a collapse of a transmission tower. Successful defense and prosecution of a counterclaim for Defendant with 6 figure recovery.
Tri-Star Hotel Investments, Inc. v. JMC Construction, Inc. AAA Arbitration Case No. 71 Y11000732.03. Represented hotel owner on construction claim. $ 1 million arbitration award
Multimedia Games, Inc., a Texas Corporation v. Network Gaming International Corp., a Canadian Corporation Case No. 98-CV-0067-H, in the in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma. Represented Defendant, Network Gaming International Corp for the misappropriation of trade secrets; breach of License and Distribution Agreement. Jury verdict: $2.9 million on the defendant's counterclaim.
$2.9 Million Counterclaim Verdict
Case No. CJ-05-325, District Court for Osage County, State of Oklahoma - Tulsa Foods, Inc. d/b/a Super H Foods. Pinkerton Law defended Wal-Mart against claims of trespass, conversion of proprietary information, and injunction. The case settled favorably prior to trial.
Southwestern Energy Company, SEECO, Inc., and Arkansas Western Gas Company v. Marilyn J. Eickenhorst. Case No. 96-5075, in the United States District Court, Western District of Arkansas, Fayetteville Division. Represented Marilyn J. Eickenhorst on the misappropriation of trade secrets and breach of confidentiality agreement. Successfully defended Eickenhorst in a non-jury trial.
Tubular Corporation of America, Inc. v. Tyler-Dawson Supply Company. Case No. C-83-570, in the District Court of Tulsa County, State of Oklahoma. Represented Plaintiff, Tubular Corporation of America on breach of contract; fraudulent conveyance; alter ego.
Case No. 89-20572 in the United States District Court for the Western District of Arkansas Fort Smith Division. Represented Plaintiffs, Farley and Mendenhall for the State and federal securities fraud, and RICO. Jury verdict: $3,246,000.00 – Farley and $351,100.00 – Mendenhall.
Richard B. Cray, et al., v. Deloitte Haskins & Sells and Deloitte & Touche. Case No. 90-C-682-E in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma. Represented Plaintiffs, Cray, et al. for Section 10(b) of Federal Securities Exchange Act (15 U.S.C. 78J(b)). Settled after a hung jury, with a large recovery for clients.
D.L. Johnson & Co. and Donald L. Johnson v. Loislaw.com, Inc., Kyle D. Parker, Indiviually and as a Truestee of the Parker Family Trust. Case No. CV-99-929(I), Sebastian County Circuit Court, Arkansas, FT Smith District. Represented D. L. Johnson & Co. and Donald L. Johnson. Breach of Employment Contract; breach of Consulting Agreement; fraud.