Local Recovery Center Cleared of Discrimination Claims
Aug 2, 2019
San Mateo, CA (Law Firm Newswire) August 01, 2019 – A lawsuit against Summit Estate, Inc. was dismissed with prejudice on the eve of trial. The lawsuit entitled Bryan Garrison v. Summit Estate et al. was an employment discrimination suit brought in 2016, and also included a cross complaint filed by Summit against Mr. Garrison alleging breach of contract and fraud. Summit defended against the claims for nearly three years, and filed its cross complaint after conducting significant investigation and discovery including multiple depositions.
Summit Estate, Inc. was represented by Sanjiv N. Singh and a team of attorneys from Sanjiv N. Singh, APLC. Mr. Garrison was represented by Cary Kletter, Esq. Summit Estate’s lead counsel and trial attorney Mr. Singh commented, “It is very important for companies to defend against lawsuits where the they feel they did nothing wrong. I am extremely pleased with this outcome.”
Prior to the dismissal with prejudice, it was ultimately concluded that all of Summit’s decisions regarding Mr. Garrison’s employment were fair, appropriate, and not discriminatory or retaliatory.
Summit’s CEO Sergei Vidov commented, “Summit prides itself on treating employees fairly and supportively. We take our employees’ welfare and happiness very seriously. We hired an attorney known for outstanding plaintiffs’ work and representing employees to ensure that we were being fair and objective to the claims, and we are very happy with the result.”
Summit Estate is a premier residential and outpatient drug and alcohol recovery program. It employs a diverse and well trained staff of service specialists and recovery professionals who are committed to providing a supportive, private, and comprehensive recovery environment for its guests. Summit Estate was founded in 2009.
SNS PLC has achieved multiple zero dollar settlements for multiple wrongly accused individuals and entities. SNS PLC has an active plaintiff and defense practice, and handles high stakes catastrophic injury, mass casualty, and corporate malfeasance cases. SNS PLC is currently lead counsel in numerous claims against Boeing for victims of the Lion Air and Ethiopian Air crashes, and has been interviewed and quoted on his work by BBC, Bloomberg, and other major news agencies.
Sanjiv N. Singh, APLC
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