products liability

Product Liability Tops Personal Injury Claims & Payouts

Remember the story about the woman who suffered third-degree burns on six percent of her skin after she dropped a scalding cup of McDonald’s coffee in her lap?  The victim claimed the coffee was defective since it was too hot for … Continue reading

Product Liability and Fourth of July Fireworks

Fireworks add a colorful and fun spark to many Fourth of July celebrations.  They’re a source of joy and awe for the young and old, alike.  And while many Independence Day fireworks are enjoyed without incident, every year, thousands of … Continue reading

What You Need to Know About Product Liability

There’s a reason your hair dryer is labeled, “Do not use while sleeping.”  It’s the same reason a popular fireplace log warns, “Caution – risk of fire,” and a baby stroller is labeled, “Remove child before folding.”  It’s also the … Continue reading

Allergan Settles Personal Injury Lawsuit for $600M

Allergan Inc., the manufacturer of the popular drug Botox, settled civil and criminal charges and will be paying over $600 million in fines relating to the off-label use causing personal injury during the period between 2000 and 2005 of their … Continue reading

Makers of Tylenol Nervous Over the Acetaminophen Controversy

Tuesday the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research held a joint meeting with the Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee, the FDA’s Nonprescription Drugs Advisory Committee and the Anesthetic and Life Support Drugs Advisory Committee to discuss the risks … Continue reading

E-Cigarettes: Too Good To be True?

E-cigarettes certainly sound like the magic bullet to save millions of smokers from the harmful effects of traditional cigarette smoking but critics are asking if they are causing more harm than good. The smoke-free cigarette provides smokers with all of … Continue reading

Personal Injury Lawsuits First Line of Defense Against Dangerous Prescription Drugs

Litigation remains the first line of defense to prevent large pharmaceutical companies from marketing dangerous prescription drugs. Millions of people have suffered injury or death due to exposure from the unsafe ingredients in many popular prescription drugs. Consumers recently were … Continue reading

Verdicts & Settlements

  • $33 Million verdict Wrongful death action against O.J. Simpson
  • $19 Million verdict Malicious prosecution action against Chinese importers
  • $6.8 Million verdict Business fraud & conversion case representing a Russian company
  • $6.5 Million settlement Breach of contract action against multinational corporation resulting in a $6,500,000.00 settlement
  • $5.3 Million verdict Business fraud and breach of contract case
  • $4.7 Million verdict Wrongful death / Fraudulent transfer case representing both American and Ukrainian residents
  • $4.7 Million settlement Liver Transplant case for wrongful death of Saudi Arabian citizen
  • $3.1 Million binding arbitration Personal injury's head on collision
  • $2.0 Million settlement Fraudulent transfer case
  • $2.0 Million settlement Independent Sales Organization for alleged breach of contract claim
  • $1.75 Million settlement Shareholder in connection with corporation shareholder dispute
  • $1.5 Million settlement Fraud and breach of contract case
  • $1.5 Million Judgment Breach of contract and defamation action resulting in default judgment collected
  • $1.3 Million verdict Employment and breach of contract case
  • $1.2 Million verdict Misappropriation of trade secrets and indemnity claim
  • $1.0 Million settlement Employment termination and breach of contract case

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