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Paul David Godec

Paul Godec’s Legal Cases

7 total

  • Great West Live Ins. Co. v. Dean, et al. (District Court, City & County of Denver, Courtroom 5)

    Practice Area:
    Government
    Outcome:
    Plaintiffs dismissed claims
    Description:
    Defense of claims involving alleged violations of the Taxpayers Bill of Rights or TABOR and state statutes by both CoverColorado and the Colo. Div. of Ins.
  • Borjas v. State Farm Mut. Ins. Co., 33 P.3d 1265, 1266 (Colo. App. 2001)

    Practice Area:
    Government
    Outcome:
    Trial judge dismissed original claim under Colorado Governmental Immunity Act
    Description:
    Defense of original civil claims against police officer and municipality that triggered subsequent insurance bad faith claims involving Uninsured Motorist coverage
  • People v. Sapp, 934 P.2d 1367 (Colo. 1997)

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    Judge dismissed charges
    Description:
    Defense of criminal claims against law enforcement officers ultimately resulting in dismissal of all charges because of violations of rights to speedy trial after remand from briefing and oral argument to Colo. S. Ct. on other issues
  • Archer v. Farmer Bros. Co., 70 P.3d 495 (Colo. App. 2002), aff'd, 90 P.3d 228 (Colo. 2004)

    Practice Area:
    Employment & Labor
    Outcome:
    Trial to minimal plaintiff's verdict
    Description:
    Lead trial attorney for employer followed by briefing and oral argument to Colo. S. Ct. which upheld trial court's refusal to award court costs to plaintiff who recovered minimal damages on employment law and tort claims
  • Regents of Univ. of Colo. et al. v. Fenton, et al. (District Court, City & County of Denver, Courtroom 6)

    Practice Area:
    Contracts & Agreements
    Outcome:
    Favorable settlement
    Description:
    Service as Special Assistant Attorney General and successful settlement of civil claims for breach of agreements not to compete and for other theories against former faculty members of the University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • Marquez v. Laser Vision Institute, LLC, et al. (U.S. District Court, D. Colo.)

    Practice Area:
    Discrimination
    Outcome:
    Plaintiff dismissed claims against individual physician
    Description:
    Discrimination claims against physician by prospective homosexual and HIV-positive patient under the public accommodations provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Morreale v. City of Cripple Creek, et al., 1997 U.S. App. LEXIS 12229 (No. 96-1220, 10th Cir. 1997)

    Practice Area:
    Civil Rights
    Outcome:
    Summary judgment by trial judge affirmed by 10th Circuit
    Description:
    Summary judgment on qualified immunity grounds for peace officers regarding allegations of excessive force and strip search during police detention for minor traffic infractions