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Jones v. Venus Nails

Minh T. Nguyen is pleased to announce a successful result for the following case:

Jones v. Venus Nails (Sacramento Superior Court)
Settlement: $300,000.00

Plaintiff sustained second degree chemical burns to his feet during a pedicure when he soaked his feet in a basin. Defendant denied that it caused the burns because plaintiff did not make any complaints during the pedicure. However, plaintiff provided proof that the pedicure caused the burns when the basin was not rinsed properly after the salon applied a chemical to disinfect it from the previous customer.

Gonong v. Patton

Minh T. Nguyen is pleased to announce a successful result for the following case:

Gonong v. Patton (Los Angeles Superior Court, West District)
Settlement: $105,000.00

This is an auto accident case. Defendant’s vehicle turned left directly in front of plaintiff’s vehicle. Plaintiff sustained a non-displaced wrist fracture. The defendant admitted liability. The insurance company offered $45,000 to settle. Plaintiff demanded $100,000. The carrier refused. Plaintiff filed a lawsuit. After one deposition of plaintiff, the matter settled for $105,000.