State v. Curtis K.

3rd-Degree Felony Family Violence Assault by Choking

County:  Collin

Result:  Charge reduced to misdemeanor; no finding of family violence; client received non-conviction probation.

State v. Nicole W.

Driving While Intoxicated

County:  Collin

Result:  Dismissed.  Judge impermissibly granted State’s Motion for Mistrial during a jury trial.  The State attempted to retry the case. W&A filed Motion to Dismiss based upon U.S. Constitution’s Double Jeopardy clause.  State’s appellate attorney tells judge, “The State can’t win on appeal.”  Judge dismisses case against client.

State v. Jonathan H.

Assault, Family Violence

County:  Dallas

Result:  Dismissed.  Client is eligible to receive Order for Expunction.

State v. Ken R.

Driving While intoxicated

County: Dallas

Result:  Dismissed; W&A negotiated a plea agreement wherein Client received non-conviction probation for Obstruction of a Highway and a fine.  Client is eligible to receive Orders of Expunction and Non-Disclosure.

State v. Ken R.

Driving While Intoxicated

County:  Dallas

Result:  Dismissed; W&A negotiated plea agreement wherein client

received non-conviction probation for Obstruction of a Highway and a fine.  Client is eligible for Orders of Expunction and Non-Disclosure.

 

State v. Jean V.

Driving While Intoxicated 2nd and Unlawfully Carrying a Weapon

County: Dallas
Result: Both cases DISMISSED after W&A proved the client was
unlawfully stopped by police.

State vs. Jose A.

Client accused of 2nd-degree felony Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon, facing 25 years to Life in the penitentiary.
Wyde & Associates negotiated a plea bargain wherein the charge was reduced to the Class B misdemeanor of Disorderly Conduct and the client accepted his backtime in lieu of any further punishment.

State vs. Amy G.

Client was indicted for evading arrest from the police by fleeing in her car, a 3rd-degree felony on two separate dates. One felony was DISMISSED and the other reduced to a misdemeanor, with a sentence of 12 months non-supervised, non-reporting probation.
Client is eligible for Orders of Expunction and Non-Disclosure.

State vs. $14,371.00

County:  Collin

Result:   Client’s money, $14,371.00, was confiscated from him by Plano Police Dept., and the State filed a civil lawsuit attempting to keep the funds. Wyde & Associates obtained a dismissal of the civil suit and the police were forced to return the money to the client.

State v. Ralphcel

Client accused of Assault (Family Violence) and Interfering with an Emergency Telephone Call
County: Dallas
Result: Both cases Dismissed (Unconditionally). Client eligible for Order of Expunction.

Moss & Keating vs. Princip & Martin

Wyde & Associates is pleased to secure a $23.4 million jury verdict in U.S. District Court in Dallas, Texas on Apr 1, 2016 on behalf of its clients for breach of partnership agreements and breach of fiduciary duties.  Apparently, this verdict is the largest non-personal injury verdict in Dallas federal court in 20 years.

Founding partner Dan L. Wyde tried the case, including obtaining $16 million dollars awarded for exemplary / punitive damages due to the defendants’ conduct, with attorney Victor Vital, a partner with Barnes & Thornburg.

Read more about the trial in the Dallas Morning News’ article appearing in the Business Section below:

http://www.dallasnews.com/business/headlines/20160404-dallas-jury-awards-20.3-million-in-youtube-gaming-channel.ece

Simays v Turtle Creek Medical Management

Wrongful termination and Assault

Represented Defendants, medical clinic and owners

County: Dallas
Result: $0.00 judgement for Plaintiff and $18,000 in attorney’s fees for W&A

Marable v North Texas University

Wrongful termination

Represented Plaintiff

County: Dallas
Result: $130,000 judgement for Plaintiff

Landis v North Texas City

Wrongful termination

Represented Plaintiff

County: Dallas
Result: $250,000+ judgement for Plaintiff and attorney’s fees for W&A

State v. Lauren F.

County: Denton
Result:  Non-Jury trial, Not Guilty/Directed Verdict as the DA failed to prove a prima facie case.

State v Gilbert L.

Sexual assault.

County: Dallas
Result: Not guilty. Forced accuser to give deposition.

State v Karylse A.

Possession of a controlled substance.

County: Smith
Result: Case dismissed

State v Ashlie W.

Driving while intoxicated.

County: Dallas
Result: Not guilty

State v April A.

Sexual assault by a teacher.

County: Dallas
Result: No conviction. Client received deferred probation.

State v Joann S.

Sexual assault by a teacher.

County: Wood
Result: Client granted probation

State v S.A.

Criminal contempt of court.

County: Tarrant
Result: Not guilty

State v Dr. Y.D.

Driving while intoxicated.

County: Dallas
Result: Not guilty

State v Mark E.

Assault.

County: Dallas
Result: Not guilty

State v Richard B.

Possession of marijuana.

County: Collin
Result: Not guilty

State v Dr. S.D.

Driving while intoxicated.

County: Dallas
Result: Not guilty

State v Jimmy R

Failure to register as a sex offender.

County: Dallas
Result: Not guilty