Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Mercer University

The family of a Georgia woman who died after falling on a stairway is now suing Mercer University, alleging the university’s negligence brought about the woman’s wrongful death. Sally S. died from head injuries incurred in a slip-and-fall accident in July 2014,... Read More »

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Kia Hit with Class Action Lawsuit Over Shattering Sunroofs

Last week, a class action lawsuit was filed in California federal court against Kia Motors America Inc. alleging that the car manufacturer sold cars with sunroofs prone to shattering. Lead plaintiffs allege in their class action lawsuit that over the past 10 years… Read More »

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Lipitor Causes Type-2 Diabetes, NY Woman Claims

Another type-2 diabetes lawsuit has been filed against Pfizer Inc., alleging Lipitor, their popular cholesterol-managing medication, caused a New York woman to develop diabetes. Plaintiff Aimee S., 67, filed this Lipitor lawsuit at the end of April of this year, claiming personal... Read More »

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Drink Formula Sought in Honest Tea Class Action Lawsuit

Last week, in the class action lawsuit accusing Honest Tea Inc. of falsely advertising that their green tea is a good source of antioxidants, the lead plaintiff filed a motion to obtain information about the company’s honey green tea. Lead plaintiff Sarah… Read More »

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3 More GM Ignition Switch Death Claims Approved

As of June 15, the number of General Motors approved ignition switch death compensation claims had risen to 114 from 111 a week prior. These wrongful death claims stem from a worldwide recall of GM vehicles because of a faulty ignition switch... Read More »

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Risperdal Connected to Male Breast Growth

Several lawsuits have been filed against the manufacturers of Risperdal for allegedly failing to warn about serious risks associated with using the medication. Product liability attorneys are looking for potential plaintiffs to bring Risperdal lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson. Risperdal, generically known... Read More »

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Jury Awards $6M to Asbestos Mesothelioma Victim

A jury awarded $6 million to a 51-year-old man diagnosed with mesothelioma through secondary exposure of asbestos as a child, and primary exposure as an adult. Plaintiff Michael G. filed asbestos cancer lawsuits against several companies that manufactured or sold asbestos products,... Read More »

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Depakote Studies Confirm Link to Birth Defects

The number of Depakote lawsuits continues to grow with allegations that manufacturers failed to warn pregnant women that the epileptic medication could cause birth defects. Recent studies have found that fetal exposure to Depakote increases the risk of having a child born... Read More »

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3 Motions to Dismiss Uber Wage and Hour Class Denied

Only three motions to dismiss out of seven in a wage and hour class action lawsuit against the popular app-based transportation network and taxi company, Uber, were granted. Plaintiffs Hakan Y. and Abdi M. claim they drove for Uber between 2012 and 2014. They jointly allege that Uber violated wage... Read More »

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Essure Lawsuit: Birth Control Implant Required Hysterectomy

A Pennsylvania woman has filed an Essure lawsuit against the birth control implant manufacturers after the product allegedly migrated into her uterus forcing her to have a hysterectomy. Plaintiff Melda S. is suing Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc. for fraudulent concealment of adverse... Read More »

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Studies Confirm Pradaxa Carries Risk of Internal Bleeding

New research continues to surface that the anticoagulant Pradaxa carries a serious internal bleeding risk and there is no antidote to stop it. More than 9 million Americans have been prescribed Pradaxa since its introduction on the market a few years ago... Read More »

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