Case Conclusion Date: 07.07.2010
Practice Area: Libel and slander
Outcome: Successfully obtained case dismissal
Description: A boat dealership sued a customer for defamation after the customer told authorities and others that the boat dealership had defrauded him into purchasing a fake warranty. Kevin Schwin successfully represented the customer and obtained a dismissal of the suit under California's anti-SLAPP statute. The court ordered the boat dealership to pay the customer's costs and attorney's fees.