Product liability is the liability of all parties in the manufacturing chain of any product that causes damage to another person. Product liability includes the manufacturer of the parts of the product, the assembling manufacturer, the wholesaler and retail store owner. Product liability claims are based on negligence, strict liability or breach of warranty. Defects that are often the subject of these suits defects of design, manufacture and marketing.

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Stryker Knee Replacement Lawsuit & Settlement Payouts

Knee replacement surgery is becoming more popular as Americans are living longer, more active lives than ever. In 2007, there were approximately 700,000 knee replacement surgeries performed. In 2012, more than 4.5 million had gotten a knee replacement. But is knee replacement surgery safe? There is no question knee replacements offer many benefits Many enjoy… Read More »

Hip Replacement Lawsuits & Settlement Payouts

When a person starts to experience pain in their hip from a hip injury or years of wear and tear, it is common for their doctor to recommend hip replacement surgery. During surgery, all or most of the hip joint is removed. It is replaced with a partial or full artificial joint. When the surgery… Read More »

IVC Filter Lawsuits & Payouts

An IVC filter is a small, cage-like medical device that is inserted by a surgeon into the inferior vena cava to catch blood clots to prevent them from entering the lungs. The inferior vena cava is the major blood vessel that returns blood from the lower half of the body to the heart. IVC filters… Read More »

Defective Seat Belt Failure Lawsuits

Seatbelts have saved many lives since they were mandated in all new vehicles in 1968, with an estimated 14,955 lives saved in 2017 alone. (NHTSA.gov). But they have cost lives, as well. Defective seatbelts and seatbelt failures have led to severe injuries and even death in many car accidents. How common are seatbelt defects and… Read More »

Hernia Mesh Lawsuit Settlements & Payouts

Hernia is a common medical condition that can be effectively treated in some cases with surgical mesh, also known as hernia mesh. However, some patients with pending personal injury lawsuits across America allege that some types of surgical hernia mesh have defects and have caused them serious injury. Some patients have had to have major… Read More »

Shower to Shower Powder Lawsuit & Settlements

Have you or a loved one been diagnosed with ovarian cancer due to using Johnson & Johnson Shower to Shower Powder? You could be entitled to financial damages from J&J for exposing you to harmful asbestos particles that may have been present in some J&J talcum powder products. This article details what you need to… Read More »

Best Illinois Mesothelioma Lawyers for Asbestos Lawsuits

If you have been exposed to asbestos and were diagnosed with mesothelioma, you have the option to file a mesothelioma and asbestos lawsuit. Most companies were aware for decades that the asbestos they used in their companies for a variety of manufacturing and industrial purposes could lead to serious health complications for employees. But filing… Read More »

Illinois Mesothelioma Settlements & Compensation

If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma in Illinois, you are dealing with a very serious cancer caused by asbestos exposure that is usually terminal. Most mesothelioma patients who seek compensation for their illness may want to consider filing a mesothelioma and asbestos exposure lawsuit in Illinois against the company or companies that exposed them… Read More »

Defective Tire Blowout Injury Lawsuits

When most of us think about the importance of driving safely, we focus on wearing our seatbelts, putting down our phones and making sure we’re going the speed limit. But many of us overlook one very important aspect that contributes to even more car accidents than cellphone-related distracted driving — tires. Whether underinflated, lacking tread… Read More »

J&J Baby Powder Cancer Facts

Johnson & Johnson has been under fire in the past three years over the possible cancer risks of its famous baby powder, which is made from talcum powder. In fact, there have been many successful personal injury lawsuits filed against J&J that have netted plaintiffs millions of dollars of damages. In most of the legal… Read More »

Does Talcum Powder Cause Cervical Cancer?

Cervical cancer is not as common as it once was; it is estimated that cervical cancer mortality has been reduced by almost 50% in the last 40 years. This success is due to various factors, including Pap tests, which can find the cancerous cells early when the condition can be cured. Unfortunately, it has come… Read More »

Breast Implant BIA-ALCL Lymphoma Cancer Lawsuit

Have you been diagnosed with breast implant Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL)? As the name makes clear, this form of cancer is related to certain types of breast implants that have been shown to increase the risk of developing this form of non-Hodgkins lymphoma. Three years ago, the WHO stated that BIA-ALCL is a T-cell… Read More »

RECALL: Car Airbag Shrapnel Injury & Lawsuits

Millions of drivers around the world rely on airbags to keep them safe in case of an accident. But in recent years, some airbags made by the Takata Corporation have been found to explode unexpectedly showering drivers and passengers alike with deadly shrapnel. Regardless of the accident that causes the defective Takata airbag to deploy,… Read More »

Allergan Breast Implants May Cause Cancer, FDA Orders Recall

FDA issued a recall last month of breast implants made by Allergan. The agency cited a higher risk of cancer among patients who had implants made by the pharmaceutical company. FDA discovered that people with the BIOCELL textured breast implants had a higher risk of getting breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma, also known as… Read More »

Best Lawyers for Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuits

If you have been affected by the use of talcum powder or someone you know has been, contact us for a FREE case review your case and file a claim. There may be substantial compensation available. There is no charge or obligation attached to case reviews. Lawyers have specialized training in various areas of law practice,… Read More »

Defective Airbag Lawsuits & Settlements

Have You Been Hurt by a Faulty or Defective Auto Airbag? Did it fail to deploy or explode? We can help. Complete the form to your left or call us today. ALERT: Auto Airbag maker Takata to pay $1 billion to settle US air bag probe. Source: Wall Street Journal The Japanese company Takata Corporation manufactures… Read More »

Electric Scooter Injuries & Lawsuits Piling Up in California

Over the last several years, cities across California and America have experienced a major increase in the use of shared electric scooters. They are seen on curbs, sidewalks and front yards, from Los Angeles to San Francisco and across the US. The e-scooter phenomenon has built several billion dollars startups, a new subculture in urban… Read More »

3M Defective Military Earplugs Lawsuit

The battlefield can be a noisy place. From guns firing nearby to hand grenades exploding mere feet away to anti-tank weapons striking targets in the near distance, the auditory systems of individuals deployed to active military duty take a beating over the course of a deployment. That’s why protecting the hearing of military personnel in… Read More »

Mesothelioma & Talcum Baby Powder Connection

The softest mineral in the earth is talc. It is commonly used in industrial and consumer products. The most common consumer product is talcum powder. Talcum powder that is finely crushed has long been valued for its outstanding ability to absorb moisture and to offer lubrication. People often use talcum powder products to perfume, dry… Read More »

Experts Say Johnson’s Baby Powder Contains Asbestos

Johnson & Johnson has long maintained that its baby powder products are safe and pure, and do not contain asbestos and and never did. However, in recent years, thousands of talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuits have been filed across the country alleging that its talcum powder causes cancer. During these trials, internal J&J documents reviewed… Read More »