Injury Law News

  • Jury awards $44M for Beaumont refinery death
    The family of two men who watched their brother die at Beaumont's Exxon Mobil refinery two years ago should get $44 million, a Jefferson County jury decided this week. "The family feels absolutely vindicated," said their attorney, Byron Alfred. Alfred said he believed the verdict in the wrongful-
  • AbbVie Testosterone Settlement May Be Coming Soon
    Talks for a global settlement have begun between pharmaceutical giant AbbVie and plaintiffs in the thousands of testosterone lawsuits related to the company’s flagship testosterone replacement therapy medication, AndroGel. If a settlement agreement is reached, it would bring an end to the 
  • I lost my infant son to a drunk driver. This change could save countless lives.
    Marcus Kowal, a former mixed martial arts fighter, is co-founder of the Liam’s Life Foundation. Sept. 12 marks two years since the funeral of my 15-month-old son, Liam. He had been in a stroller, being pushed through a pedestrian crosswalk in suburban Los Angeles by my sister-in-law, who was 15
  • Sunroofs and Ejection Risk
    Sunroofs are becoming more and more popular. According to a recent report from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the sunroof market size is increasing every year, with not only more sunroofs, but larger sunroofs appearing on more and more vehicles. In 2015, market size was reports that Stephen Edward Jeselnick, a former Pennsylvania Catholic Priest, was accused of child sexual abuse by a grand jury in August. The jury’s findings were the result of a two-year investigation which uncovered not only the abuse committed by Jeselnick, but also the Read More
Two veteran Chicago police officers have been indicted on federal charges alleging they took thousands of dollars in kickbacks from the owner of an attorney referral service in exchange for inside information on victims from traffic crash reports. Officers Kevin Tate, 47, and Milot Cadichon, 46, Read More
Voters this fall could make Massachusetts only the second state in the country to limit the number of patients that hospital nurses can help at one time. Question 1 would create legal ratios based on the type of patients that nurses are dealing with. Nurses aiding women during birth and up to two Read More
FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- The death toll has climbed to eight after a Greyhound bus and tractor-trailer collided in a devastating crash in New Mexico, hospital officials told ABC News Friday. The tractor-trailer belonged to Jag Transportation Inc. based out of Fresno California state police told  Read More
A survivor of the recent shooting at a Madden NFL 19 tournament in Jacksonville, Florida, has filed a lawsuit against Electronic Arts, alleging that the company was negligent when it failed to provide adequate security at the venue on August 26. Three people died at the incident, including the Read More
HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu officials have agreed to a $2 million settlement to a woman who was hit by a car while crossing a street in 2014. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports the city approved the payment last month to Mariah Tinay, who claimed that poorly maintained street conditions in Pearl Read More