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Housing Opportunities Made Equal v. Nationwide (access required)

$100.5 million

Type of Case: Housing discrimination Court: Richmond Circuit Court Attorneys: Timothy Kaine, Rhonda Harmon and Thomas Wolf, Richmond HOME, a fair housing organization, alleged that Nationwide discriminated against predominantly black neighborhoods in the sale of homeowners’ insurance. A jury agreed and returned verdicts of $500,000 in compensatory and $100 million in punitive damages. The case settled for $17.5 million ...