Experience Details

Representation: George Grubbs Enters. v. Bien, 900 S.W.2d 337 (Tex. 1995)
Haynes and Boone Team: Cortell, Nina, Precella, Karen S.
Services: Appellate, Constitutional Law, Jury Charge
Description: Obtained reversal of a $5.8 million judgment in a case involving an intentional infliction of emotional distress claim against an automobile dealer based on a faulty jury instruction in the exemplary damage question; the case made clear that exemplary damages cannot be awarded against one defendant according to the wealth of a separate entity based upon deficient corporate disregard instructions.