News & Publications

Alan Mortensen Presents at UAJ Auto-Spectacular

03 May 2022 Published in News
On April 22, 2022, Alan Mortensen spoke at the Utah Association for Justice Auto-Spectacular Mid-year seminar.  The title of his presentation was “Anchors Aweigh – Not anchoring down your general damage case.”

Alan Mortensen & Lance Milne Present at Trial Lawyers University

03 May 2022 Published in News
On March 17, 2022. Alan Mortensen and Lance Milne presented at the Trial Lawyers University on “Window Blind Strangulation - $25 Million Wrongful Death Verdict + Punitive Damagesspoke at the Utah Association for Justice Plaintiff’s Exchange on their $25,000,000 Wrongful Death Verdict in Salt Lake County.  Click here to watch.  $25M Window Blind Strangulation Wrongful Death Verdict | Jim Corrigan, James O'Leary, Alan Mortensen, Lance Milne; Hosted by John Campbell | 03/02/22 | Trial Lawyers University (  In February of 2022, Mr. Milne and Mr. Mortensen presented at the Utah Association for Justice Plaintiff’s Exchange on this verdict also.

DKOW Congratulates Lance L. Milne

28 October 2021 Published in News & Publications
The Firm is proud to announce the addition of Lance L. Milne’s name to the firm name: Dewsnup King Olsen Worel Havas Mortensen Milne. This is a well-deserved honor, and we are pleased to recognize Lance for his contributions to our team.

Mahe Press Conference on Blind Safety

04 October 2021 Published in News & Publications
SALT LAKE CITY, October 4, 2021 ( - As a result of the September 21, 2021, Salt Lake County $25,000,000 jury verdict[1] that found that the window blind in the home of Reno and Sunny Mahe, was dangerously defective, causing Elsie Mahe's strangulation death on Nov. 22, 2016, and given the most recent strangulation death in Utah County of a young boy[2] and the discovery of other Utah children who have died and been injured on corded window coverings, Sunny and Reno Mahe will be holding a press conference, with their team of blind safety experts[3], on Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021, at 11 a.m. at the Centerpoint Legacy Theater in Centerville, Utah. The Mahe's and their team, will be answering questions about how to make corded window coverings safe, especially in homes with small children.   The Mahe's brought suit against the blind manufacturer, Century Blinds, in order to raise public awareness of the strangulation hazard…