Category: Product Liability

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...

Sleep Positioner

Sleep Positioner Lawsuit

Infant sleep positioners have been reported to roll over when babies are unattended, increasing the risk of suffocation and even death, according to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA). In most cases, children have suffocated after rolling from their...

Renthal Clip-On Motorocycle

Renthal Handlebars Recall Lawsuit

Renthal is recalling its Gen1 and Gen 2 motorcycle clip-on handlebars after receiving at least 22 reports of the grips cracking, which could lead to a crash. The recalled products were sold at Renthal motorcycle dealers across the U.S. from...

Wolfgang Puck Pressure Cooker

Wolfgang Puck Pressure Cooker Lawsuit

Texas woman who claims she suffered 2nd and 3rd degree burns from the Wolfgang Puck pressure cooker has filed a class action lawsuit against the manufacturers.

Johnson's baby powder

Plaintiff in California Talcum Powder Lawsuit Awarded Record $417 Million

A Los Angeles jury has awarded $417 million to a California woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer from talc in the company’s baby powder.

Fidget Spinner

Fidget Spinners Linked to Burn Injuries, Choking Hazard: CPSC Warning

CPSC Warning: Bluetooth fidget spinners linked to burn injuries, choking hazard. Children under 3 years should not be allowed to handle the toys, CPSC said.

Slow Cooker

Crofton Pressure Cooker Recall Lawsuit

Aldi is recalling a line of pressure cookers that may have a defective lid which may unlock while cooking or transporting, causing severe burn /scalding injuries.