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Kansas Supreme Court Strikes Down Cap Limit

The Kansas Supreme Court has struck down a long standing cap on non-economic damages, allowing Kansas personal injury victims to collect the full measure of their damages for pain, suffering, disfigurement and loss of enjoyment …

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SJB Earns Client $2M Settlement In Gun Purchase Case

Shamberg Johnson & Bergman attorney David Morantz negotiated a $2 million settlement on behalf of several families whose relatives were injured or killed in a February, 2016 workplace shooting in Hesston, Kansas.  The settlement was …

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SJB Files Suits for Rajanna Family in Deadly I-435 KCPD-Related Accident

Shamberg Johnson & Bergman has filed a lawsuit with the Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri, on behalf of the family of Chandan Rajanna.  Mr. Rajanna was a 17-year old senior at Shawnee Mission South High …

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SJB Earns Massive $11.5M Bad Faith Judgment for Client

The District Court of Riley County, Kansas, issued a ruling today enforcing an $11,588,548 judgment against insurance carrier USAIG for its negligence and bad faith in handling a claim against its insured pilot following a …

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SJB Files Suit Alleging Wrongful Sale of Guns Used in Rampage

41 News (KSHB - Kansas City) reports on Shamberg Johnson & Bergman, joining the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence, filing suit against a pawn shop located in Newton, Kansas.  SJB alleges the store, named …

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SJB Files Lawsuit Over Semi-Automatic Assault Rifle Used in Mass Shooting

Shamberg Johnson & Bergman and The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence filed suit on behalf of the family of murdered Joshua Higbee against A Pawn Shop. The lawsuit alleges that A Pawn Shop, located in …

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Family Settles Suit with Walmart for Gun Used in Jewish Community Center Murders

SJB has helped the family of William Corporon and his grandson Reat Underwood, who were shot and killed outside the Jewish Community Center in Overland Park, reach a confidential settlement with Walmart, which sold a …

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Sisters Represented by SJB Reach Verruckt Settlement

Two sisters, Hannah Barnes and Matraca Baetz, reached settlement with the owners of Schlitterbahn water park.  The sisters were injured on the Verrückt water slide the day an Olathe boy, Caleb Schwab, was killed. SJB attorney …

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The science behind Schlitterbahn’s Verrückt

Schlitterbahn’s tallest water slide is guided by energy, acceleration and the laws of physics. Source: The science behind Schlitterbahn’s Verrückt

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KCTV5 News Story – Two injured women who rode Verruckt with Caleb Schwab hire attorneys

"Lawyers for Hannah Barnes and Matraca Baetz released a statement to KCTV5 News, saying that they have been hired to conduct 'a thorough investigation of this tragic event to insure that any and all measures …

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