Product Liability Law

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

Verdicts & Settlements

Pradaxa suits will be settled for about $650M, drugmaker says

Trials & Litigation

Did firecracker or defect cause Hyundai crash? ‘Bombshell’ evidence is suddenly noticed during trial

Bankruptcy Law

A risky move? GM heads to bankruptcy court today in effort to head off ignition class actions

Trials & Litigation

GM seeks bankruptcy court ban on class actions alleging lost value due to car ignition-switch issues