Tag: settlement

Bought Infants' Tylenol? Claim Part of $6.3 Million Settlement

Bought Infants’ Tylenol? Claim Part of $6.3 Million Settlement

Consumers who bought Infants' Tylenol after October 2014 may be eligible for a cash payment as part of a $6.3 million settlement.

/ January 13, 2020
IKEA Pays $46 Million for Child's Death in Dresser Tip-Over Accident

IKEA Pays $46 Million for Child’s Death in Dresser Tip-Over Accident

IKEA agreed to pay $46 million after a 2-year-old boy died when a recalled dresser fell on him, in the biggest settlement for the death of a child in U.S. history.

/ January 7, 2020
Man Gets Settlement in Hot Coffee Lawsuit Against Wawa

Man Gets Settlement in Hot Coffee Lawsuit Against Wawa

Wawa has paid a settlement to a man who claims he was severely burned when he spilled hot coffee into his lap due to a defective cup.

/ September 4, 2019
Dallas Uber Car Accident Lawyer

$38 Million Awarded to Woman Paralyzed in Uber Car Accident

A state jury in Texas ordered Honda to pay $37.6 million to a woman who was paralyzed when her Uber driver ran a red light, after finding that the seatbelt system in the Honda Odyssey minivan was defective.

/ February 15, 2019
Transgender Student Awarded $800K for Discrimination

Transgender Student Awarded $800K for Discrimination

A transgender student in Wisconsin was awarded $800,000 against his school district for limiting his use of the boy's restroom.

/ January 25, 2018
$28 Million Xarelto Jury Award Overturned

$28 Million Xarelto Jury Award Overturned

A state judge in Pennsylvania has overturned a $27.8 million jury award to a woman who suffered severe gastrointestinal bleeding after taking the blood-thinning drug Xarelto.

/ January 18, 2018
Allred Urges Settlement Fund for Weinstein Sex Abuse

Allred Urges Settlement Fund for Weinstein Sex Abuse

Attorney Gloria Allred urged The Weinstein Co. to establish a "substantial" settlement fund to compensate sex abuse victims of the company's co-founder, Harvey Weinstein.

/ October 26, 2017
Over 5,500 Risperdal Lawsuits Filed in Philadelphia

Risperdal Lawsuit Ends in $1 Million Jury Award

A federal jury in New York awarded $1 million to a man to developed gynecomastia after he was given Risperdal (risperidone) as a child.

/ October 18, 2017
Uber Reaches $20 Million Settlement in Text Spam Lawsuit

Uber Reaches $20 Million Settlement in Text Spam Lawsuit

Uber will pay a $20 million settlement to end a class action lawsuit accusing the ride-sharing company of violating federal law by sending illegal unsolicited text messages.

/ October 12, 2017
Endo Pays $775M Settlement in 22,000 Vaginal Mesh Lawsuits

Endo Pays $775M Settlement in 22,000 Vaginal Mesh Lawsuits

Endo International agreed to pay a $775 million settlement to resolve "virtually all known" vaginal mesh lawsuits in the United States.

/ August 22, 2017