Category: Product Liability

Roundup

Landmark Roundup Trial Ends in $289 Million Award to Plaintiff

The Monsanto Company took a massive hit last week following a California jury’s decision to award a former groundskeeper just shy of $290 million in a landmark case alleging the company’s Roundup weed killer causes cancer.

Vitamix Recall

Vitamix Class Action

Vitamix is recalling its Ascent™ and Venturist™ Series 8-ounce and 20-ounce blending containers after multiple reports surfaced of the containers separating and exposing the blades, causing severe cuts and lacerations to users.

Vitamix Recall

Vitamix Lawsuit

Vitamix is recalling more than 100,000 blending containers that can separate and expose the blades, causing severe lacerations and cuts to users.

Elite Bistro Pressure Cooker

Cuisinart Pressure Cooker Class Action Lawsuit

Consumers are filing proposed class action litigation against Cuisinart for burns, skin damage and other injuries resulting from an exploding Cuisinart pressure cooker and other accident caused by allegedly defective pressure cookers.

Elite Bistro Pressure Cooker

Cuisinart Pressure Cooker Lawsuit

Consumers are filing proposed class action litigation against Cuisinart for burns, skin damage and other injuries resulting from an exploding Cuisinart pressure cooker and other accidents caused by allegedly defective pressure cookers.

Vaginal Rejuvenation Lawsuit

BTL Emsella Lawsuit

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning the public that certain laser procedures, including the Emsella vaginal rejuvenation process by BTL Industries, are not well studied and may increase the risk of adverse health consequences.

Magic Bullet Blender

Magic Bullet Lawsuit

Much like the NutriBullet blender, the handheld Magic Bullet Blender & Food Processor has been reported to explode, sending hot liquids flying and causing serious burns to users and those standing nearby.

Roundup

Roundup Cancer Trial Moves Forward

Individual and class action lawsuits alleging Monsanto’s controversial Roundup weed killer caused cancer can move forward, after a judge made a crucial decision in a San Francisco court.

Harbor Freight Chainsaw Recall

Harbor Freight Chainsaw Recall Lawsuit

Over 1 million chainsaws sold at Harbor Freight Tools across the U.S. are being recalled over concerns they may continue to run after being turned off, posing a risk of catastrophic injury, including death.

Keyless Car Entry

Keyless Car Carbon Monoxide Lawsuit

Dozens of deaths across the U.S. have been reported in owners of keyless cars who suffered carbon monoxide poisoning after accidentally leaving their vehicles running, according to a new report from The New York Times. A class action lawsuit was...