Category: Financial News

GMO Corn Class Action

Kansas Corn Farmers Awarded $218 Million in GMO Class Action Lawsuit

A federal jury in Kansas City, Kansas ordered the Swiss agricultural giant Syngenta AG to pay $217.7 million for causing catastrophic economic damage in 2013, when China rejected imports of American corn because it was tainted with an unapproved genetically...

/ June 26, 2017
Dodge Caravan 2012

Dodge Minivans Recalled for Unintentional Airbag Deployment

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV has issued a recall for 297,000 Dodge Grand Caravan minivans from model year 2011-2012 over a wiring problem that can lead to accidental airbag deployments.

/ June 23, 2017
Britax Car Seat

Britax Recalls Infant Car Seats Over Choking Hazard

Childcare products manufacturer Britax is recalling more than 200,000 infant seats for a potentially defective chest clip that may present a choking hazard.

/ June 22, 2017
Deja Vu Strip Club Lawsuit Settlement

Déjà Vu Nude Dancers Get $6.5M Wage-and-Hour Settlement

Federal judges have approved a $6.5 million wage-and-hour settlement for nearly 30,000 of Déjà Vu nude dancers who worked at 64 strip clubs where they had to pay to work and share tips.

/ June 20, 2017
The fork leg can crack or become damaged, posing a fall hazard.

Advanced Composites Recalls “Wound Up” Bike Forks for Fall Hazard

The fork leg can crack or become damaged, posing a fall hazard.

/ June 19, 2017
Depakote Birth Defect Lawsuit Settlement $15 Million

Jury Awards $15 Million in Depakote Birth Defect Lawsuit

A jury awarded $15 million to a 10 year-old boy who was born with severe birth defects after his mother took the medication Depakote during pregnancy, in the sixth trial out of hundreds of lawsuits.

/ June 12, 2017
Dallas Uber Car Accident Lawyer

Paralyzed Woman Files Uber Car Crash Lawsuit

A woman from Dallas, Texas who was paralyzed in a car accident has filed a multi-million dollar lawsuit against Uber and Honda.

/ June 9, 2017
A woman who lost over $10,000 in four months as a result of a gambling addiction while taking the medication Abilify has filed a lawsuit against Bristol-Myers Squibb for failing to warn about the risk.

Gambling Addict Who Lost $10,000 Files Abilify Lawsuit

A woman who lost over $10,000 in a 4-month gambling spree while taking the medication Abilify has filed a lawsuit against Bristol-Myers Squibb for failing to warn about the risk.

/ June 8, 2017
Farmer with Cancer Files Roundup Lawsuit

North Carolina Farmer Files Roundup Lymphoma Lawsuit

A farmer with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma who used Roundup for decades has filed a lawsuit accusing Monsanto of failing to warn about the risk of cancer from weed-killing chemicals.

/ June 6, 2017
New Jersey Abilfy Lawsuit

Abilify Lawsuit Filed Over Gambling & Shopping Addiction

A woman who became addicted to gambling and shopping after taking Abilify (aripiprazole) has filed a lawsuit against Bristol-Myer Squibb for downplaying the risk, joining nearly 200 other lawsuits nationwide.

/ June 5, 2017