1336 ABA Journal Injury & Accident Law articles.
A lawyer whose medical malpractice client claimed paralysis, then was caught on videotape walking with a cane, questions why defense lawyers waited almost two years to disclose the tape.
Apr 26, 2007 12:33 PM CDT
A jury awarded only $42,000 in punitive damages yesterday in an SUV rollover case after finding Ford Motor Co. liable for millions of dollars in compensatory damages.
Plaintiff Rebekah Zakrocki,…
Apr 19, 2007 12:50 PM CDT
The first trial against the maker of acne drug Accutane opens today in Madison County, Ill., the National Law Journal reports.
Jason Christopher Peipert claims Accutane…
Apr 16, 2007 3:09 PM CDT
One of three defendants has settled a lawsuit that claimed an agricultural pesticide caused sterility in workers at Nicaraguan banana plantations, the Los Angeles Times reports.
Apr 16, 2007 2:24 PM CDT
Houston plaintiffs lawyer John O’Quinn has settled a case against the makers of a diet drug that originally resulted in a $1 billion verdict, Texas Lawyer reports.
Apr 16, 2007 12:50 PM CDT
A Texas judge is expected to dismiss a Vioxx case on Monday, an action that could affect 1,000 cases filed against the painkiller’s manufacturer in the state, the Wall Street Journal reports.
Apr 13, 2007 4:26 PM CDT
The estates of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman both seek the rights to O.J. Simpson’s book, If I Did It.
The book, which has not been published, describes how…
Apr 13, 2007 3:41 PM CDT
A federal lawsuit claims the body of an airline passenger who died in the restroom during a flight wasn’t found until the Chicago cleaning crew began work.
The passenger, 66-year-old…
Apr 12, 2007 3:15 PM CDT
A New Jersey judge has approved a $101 million settlement of a lawsuit filed in the collapse of a parking garage at an Atlantic City casino.
Four workers were killed…
Apr 12, 2007 2:07 PM CDT
A report by the Roman Catholic Church says sex abuse claims against clergy dropped in 2006 for the second consecutive year.
Last year the church had 714 abuse claims, down…
Apr 11, 2007 2:44 PM CDT
New Laws and Med-Mal Damage Caps Devastate Plaintiff and Defense Firms Alike
Oct 24, 2006 9:38 AM CDT
Bare-Faced Barkeep Battles Bosses After Customers Call for Cosmetics
Oct 29, 2005 10:59 AM CDT
Forging a Congressional Trust Fund Is as Complex as, Well, Asbestos Litigation Itself
Jun 28, 2005 3:52 PM CDT
A Physician Battles Against Colleagues He Considers Rogue Expert Witnesses
Aug 1, 2004 9:25 PM CDT
For Some, It’s the No. 1 Choice in Fakery for the Court-Ordered No. 1
Jan 1, 2004 8:42 AM CST
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