Category: Product Liability

Elite Bistro Pressure Cooker

Elite Bistro Pressure Cooker Lawsuit

Our lawyers are filing lawsuits for people who were injured by the Elite Bistro pressure cooker, an appliance designed nearly identical to cookers that have exploded during use, causing severe burn and scald injuries to people nearby.

Fidget Spinner

Fidget Spinners Sold at Target Contain Lead, Advocacy Group Says

2 types of popular fidget spinners sold at Target stores and online have been found to contain way more lead than legally allowable, according to a new study commissioned by the U.S. Public Interest Research Group (U.S. PIRG) Education Fund.

Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall

Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall Lawsuit

If you've purchased a Kidde fire extinguisher since 1973, beware: the devices may not work in the event of a fire due to nozzle detachment. 1 death, dozens of injuries, and nearly 100 claims of property damage reported.

Roundup

Human Glyphosate Levels Doubled in 23 Years, Study Finds

The presence of glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup herbicide, have increased more than 500% in humans since 1993, according to a new study.

Power Pressure Cooker XL

Six Burn Victims Sue Tristar for Pressure Cooker Explosions

A class action lawsuit has been filed against Tristar by 6 plaintiffs who claim to have suffered burn and scalding injuries after a defect with the appliance caused them to open when fully pressurized.

Samsung Galaxy J7

Samsung Galaxy J7 Explodes Mid-Flight on Airplane in India

A Samsung Galaxy J7 caught fire during a flight in India, damaging the company's progress in repairing its badly-damaged reputation.

Roundup

Monsanto Lobbyists Banned from EU Parliament

Lobbyists working for the Monsanto Company have been barred from entering the European parliament after the company refused to attend a hearing regarding allegations of regulatory interference into Roundup safety studies.

Johnson's Baby Powder

Talcum Powder Mesothelioma Trial Underway in California

A trial is underway in a Pasadena Supreme Court in which a California woman claims she developed mesothelioma from Johnson & Johnson's talcum powder products.

Roundup

France to Phase Out Roundup Ingredient Over Next 5 Years

The French Prime Minister has announced that France will phase out glyphosate over the next 5 years until the herbicide is banned outright in 2022.

Instant Pot

Instant Pot Explosion Lawsuit

The Instant Pot features a design similar to pressure cookers that have been reported to have “blown up” or “exploded,” causing severe burn injuries. Our attorneys are investigating whether this problem is being caused by a product defect and, if...