Injury Law News

  • Trump administration decision to nix sleep apnea testing for truckers risks lives
    Critics charge the Trump Administration is asleep at the switch when it comes to railroad and highway safety. A pair of federal agencies, as part of the President’s campaign to slash regulations, scuttled a plan to require sleep apnea testing for truck drivers and train engineers. “It’s very hard
  • Lawsuit: Dead rodent baked into Chick-fil-A sandwich
    A Bucks County woman contends that she bit into a Chick-fil-A sandwich last year and discovered something baked into the bun that she hadn’t ordered: a dead mouse. In a lawsuit filed in county court, Ellen Manfalouti said she found the tiny rodent baked into the chicken sandwich her coworker at
  • Two hurt in Charlottesville attack file lawsuit
    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WCAV) Two of the people who were injured when James Alex Fields Jr. allegedly plowed his car into a crowd of protesters on Fourth and Water Streets in Charlottesville have now filed a lawsuit. The plaintiffs are Tadrint Washington and Micah Washington, who say they were
  • Benicar Victims Must Act by August 23 to be Included in $300 Million Settlement
    If you have been harmed by Benicar (olmesartan medoxomil), you may be eligible to receive part of the $300 million that Daiichi Sankyo Inc. and Forest Laboratories Inc. have already agreed to pay to settle claims, but you must act quickly. According to the terms of the settlement, you must have a
The District of Columbia and 16 states are pushing the Trump administration to protect nursing home residents’ right to take facilities to court over alleged abuse, neglect and sexual assault. D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine and state attorneys general for California, Connecticut, Delaware, Read More
Endo International Plc said it agreed to set aside $775 million to resolve the last batch of lawsuits alleging the company’s vaginal-mesh implants eroded in some women, leaving them incontinent and in pain. Endo’s settlement of the remaining 22,000 mesh suits means the company has now set aside Read More
Three months after their wedding ceremony, in front of a local television crew, Andrew and Neely Moldovan (a full-time beauty blogger) showed off a box of empty picture frames. Their photographer was withholding the images, they told NBC affiliate KXAS in January 2015, and was demanding an extra $ Read More
A state appeals court has revived more than 500 suits filed against Hoffmann-La Roche by users of the acne drug Accutane who claim the drug caused them to develop inflammatory bowel disease. The panel overturned grants of summary judgment to Hoffmann-La Roche in 18 cases where plaintiffs began Read More
A Philadelphia jury has handed up an award of $5 million to the family of a woman who died after she was allegedly prematurely discharged from the Albert Einstein Medical Center following a gallbladder removal surgery. The jury awarded the damages to the family of Janette Lambert on July 21 in Read More
(CNN)Chronic traumatic encephalopathy, known as CTE, was found in 99% of deceased NFL players' brains that were donated to scientific research, according to a study published Tuesday in the medical journal JAMA. The neurodegenerative brain disease can be found in individuals who have been exposed Read More