Category: Product Liability

E-Cigarette

New Study Questions E-Cigarette Effectiveness at Helping Smokers Quit

Electronic cigarettes or “vapes” are nearly twice as effective at helping traditional cigarette smokers kick the habit, according to a recent study published in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM). The findings contradict a popular opinion among many that...

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Hyundai, Kia Vehicles Recalled for Fire Risk

Hyundai and Kia are recalling 5 models of SUVs and sedans for a combined 168,000 vehicles that were improperly repaired under an earlier recall. The defect at issue is a fuel leak which could increase the risk of a vehicle...

Talcum powder

Biologist Finds J&J Talc in Dying Woman’s Tissues

A cell biologist took the stand Monday in a California trial alleging that Johnson & Johnson’s talcum powder products contained asbestos which caused the plaintiff’s cancer, testifying that he identified talc fibers in her lung tissues, which he believes came...

E-Scooters

Scooter Injury Lawsuit

Our lawyers are filing lawsuits for both riders and pedestrians who suffered personal injuries and/or property damage as the result of an accident involving Lime or Bird Scooters.

3M Combat Arms Earplugs

3M Earplug Lawsuit

The 3M Company has been ordered to pay nearly $10 million over claims it knowingly sold the U.S. Government defective ear plugs which could result in hearing loss, tinnitus, and other ear problems.

Open hernia surgery

Bard Composix Hernia Mesh Blamed for Surgical Complications

A man from Pennsylvania has filed a products liability lawsuit against C.R. Bard over claims a hernia mesh patch was defective and failed shortly after implantation, causing adverse health complications.

Talcum powder

Report Finds J&J Knew About Asbestos in Baby Powder

A recent investigative report by Reuters has found that Johnson & Johnson was aware as far back as the 1950s that its Baby Powder and Shower-to-Shower had asbestos, and in particular tremolite, 1 of 6 asbestos-containing minerals.

Talcum powder

Judge Upholds Record $4.7 Billion Talcum Powder Cancer Verdict

Johnson & Johnson’s attempt to have a landmark $4.7 billion verdict overturned has been shot down by a judge in St. Louis Circuit Court, who sided with a group of female plaintiffs claiming the company’s Baby Powder contributed to their...

Tampon

Kotex Tampon Recall Lawsuit

Kimberly-Clark has recalled their feminine hygiene product, U by Kotex Sleek Tampons, in the U.S. and Canada after reports of the tampons coming apart while in use. Kotex Tampons Recall Lawsuit

Talcum powder

Cashmere Bouquet Lawsuit

The talc in Cashmere Bouquet powder and similar products has been repeatedly linked to an increased risk for ovarian cancer, mesothelioma, and other life-threatening health conditions. Our lawyers are representing victims and their families who have been diagnosed with cancer...