Product Liability Law

Products Liability

After boy’s death from allergic reaction to cookie, family sues; says store violated labeling laws

Injury & Accident Law

Documents show GM knew of ignition-switch issue, says plaintiff’s lawyer in leading case

Legal Ethics

Hagens Berman argument ‘gives new meaning to frivolous,’ judge says; sanctions imposed

Products Liability

Suit says law student died due to faulty equipment for diabetics

Tort Law

‘Sizzling skillet’ at Applebee’s was ‘open and obvious’ danger to praying diner, court says

Products Liability

Woman sues over barbecue brush, seeks unspecified damages for surgery costs

Trials & Litigation

Feinberg OKs payment for 50 deaths from $400M GM ignition fund; compensation starts at $1M

Tort Law

Did damage caps discourage suits that could have spotlighted GM ignition defect?

Trials & Litigation

Woman sues Chick-fil-A and cherry supplier, says milkshake caused tooth damage and heart attack

Trials & Litigation

Lawmaker wins election, is convicted of lesser counts in barratry case, then wins a mistrial

Consumer Law

Feds investigate Chrysler over recall of more than 1 million trucks

Trials & Litigation

‘Vaudeville’ closing argument with pill-a-day song doesn’t warrant sanction, 2nd Circuit says

Injury & Accident Law

Over 100 died from GM ignition-switch issues, survivors claim

Tort Law

Lead-paint liability without proof of specific maker doesn’t violate due process, 7th Circuit says

Trials & Litigation

2 lawyers who rejected $9.5M attorney fee in Prempro case will get $21.8M

Product Liablity

Company co-founder is personally liable for Buckyballs recall refunds

Corporate Law

As leaders blame GM lawyers for ignition woes, lawmaker asks: Why wasn’t general counsel fired?

Consumer Law

Prove GM fraud on court, if you can, bankruptcy judge tells lawyers in ignition-switch cases

Consumer Law

GM cites ‘pattern of incompetence,’ fires 15 including legal execs, will pay ignition-switch victims

Verdicts & Settlements

Posner tosses ‘scandalous’ settlement, says judge didn’t heed danger signs