Ruth practices primarily in the areas of commercial and business litigation with an emphasis on insurance defense and representation of businesses. Her practice focuses on defending cases involving product liability, premises liability, community associations, employment and labor, toxic tort, consumer claims in the automotive industry and property damage claims. Ruth’s products liability practice includes defending manufacturers of industrial equipment and all types of consumer products, including products containing asbestos.
- U.S. v. Real Property Located at 41741 National Trails Way, Daggett, California and Citicorp Mortgage, Inc., 989 F.2d 1089 (9th Cir. 1993).
- DePass v. Unum d/b/a First Unum Life Ins. Co., 1:10-cv-23612, 2012 WL 135394 (S.D. Fla. January 17, 2012).