Brigham Young University v. Pfizer, Inc. (D. UT 2006)—Representing BYU, Mr. Anderson wrote the 135-page brief that won BYU $852,315 in court-ordered sanctions and a strongly worded order citing Pfizer for “abuses,” “repeated failures” in producing documents, and finding that “Pfizer has interfered with the judicial process.” To date, that sanction appears to be the largest discovery sanction award on record in the state of Utah. Pfizer settled with BYU in 2012 for $450,000,000.
The World Egg Bank, Inc. v. Weiss(Ariz. 2015)—Representing TWEB, Mr. Anderson successfully litigated through trial a disgruntled shareholder’s attacks on TWEB’s reorganization and share buyout and claims for over $5M.
Birair v. Kolycheck (D. AZ 2015)—Co-represented (with Dennis Blackhurst) parents and five children against the Arizona Department of Child Services for wrongfully removing all five children and keeping them for over a year. After winning summary judgment on liability and excluding the State’s expert, the case settled before trial for $900,000.
Gebran v. Brannan (Ariz. 2017)— Hired to represent Respondent at the end of litigation for the four-day Arbitration, Mr. Anderson successfully defended Father against claims exceeding $3M, obtained a favorable Arbitrator’s award, and defeated Mother’s appeal, ending in the Court’s confirmation of the award.
Comprehensive Interventional Care, PLLC v. Modern Vascular, LLC (Ariz. 2018)—Representing multiple defendants, Mr. Anderson successfully dismissed several of Plaintiffs’ claims and defeated Plaintiffs and DLA Piper’s requests for a preliminary injunction and more than $3M in damages related to alleged breaches of an employment agreement.
Williams v. McKay (D. AZ 2018)—Co-represented (with Dennis Blackhurst and Josh Carden) parents and child against the Arizona Department of Child Services for wrongfully removing 3 month old infant from Grandma and keeping child from parents for 4 months. The case settled before trial paying all plaintiffs a combined total of $800,000.