Year: 2017 - Page 2

Recent Posts in 2017
August 22, 2017

Johnson & Johnson Ordered to Pay $417M in California Talc Cancer Trial

A California jury awarded Eva Echeverria $417M, after evaluating the link between Johnson & Johnson’s talcum powder products and her ovarian cancer. After two days of ...

August 7, 2017

High-Profile Litigation in Missouri over Talcum Powder Begins to Cool

The high-profile litigation in Missouri over talcum powder might be beginning to cool down, thanks to a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision, but talc-related litigation in ...

July 31, 2017

Jury Orders the Makers of Androgel to Pay $150M in Punitive Damages

Jury orders the makers of AndroGel to pay $150MM in punitive damages even though they were not found to have been guilty of causing Illinois man’s heart attack. After a 3-week ...

June 28, 2017

Seller Financed Home Ownership: A Dream or Nightmare

The media reports, after an investigation revealed some homes offered on a rent-to-own basis had lead paint, and serious safety problems, Fannie Mae ceased all sales of real ...

June 28, 2017

What Are Common Types of Wrongful Death Claims in Washington, DC?

Every day, cherished family members lose their lives due to accidental deaths. From car and trucking accidents to product malfunctions or liability cases, there are a number ...

June 25, 2017

NTSB Report Gives Possible Cause of Metro Smoke Incident

The National Transportation Safety Board (“NTSB”) has released a 10-page document in its ongoing investigation into the causes of an electrical malfunction that filled a Metro ...