Category: Financial News

Breast Implant Recall

Class Action Filed for Allergan Biocell® Breast Implants Linked to Cancer

Two women have filed a class action lawsuit accusing Allergan of selling dangerous textured breast implants that can cause cancer.

/ August 16, 2019
Child Sex Abuse Lawsuit in New York

Look-Back Law Sparks 400+ Child Sex Abuse Lawsuits in New York

Over 400 child sex abuse lawsuits were filed in New York as part of a new law that gives adult victims 1 year to file civil lawsuits against their abusers and the institutions that enabled abuse.

/ August 15, 2019
2017-2020 Toyota Sienna Recalled for Loss of Steering Risk

2017-2020 Toyota Sienna Recalled for Loss of Steering Risk

A recall has been issued for certain model year 2017-2020 Toyota Sienna vans because the steering shaft extensions can break and cause a sudden loss of steering control, which could lead to a crash.

/ August 14, 2019
Costco SunSetter Awnings Recalled After Death Reported

Costco SunSetter Awnings Recalled After Death Reported

SunSetter recalled the covers on its motorized awnings after a 73 year-old man died when the awning opened unexpectedly and hit him.

/ August 13, 2019
TVT-O Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Filed in Pennsylvania

TVT-O Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Filed in Dallas, Texas

A lawsuit has been filed by a Texas woman who was injured when a doctor left behind pieces of a vaginal mesh implant in her body.

/ August 8, 2019
Sex Abuse Lawsuit Accuses Boy Scouts of Hiding Pedophiles

Sex Abuse Lawsuit Accuses Boy Scouts of Hiding Pedophiles

A new lawsuit accuses the Boy Scouts of America of covering up a "pedophile epidemic" after naming another 350 previously-unknown men who sexually abused at least 800 boys.

/ August 7, 2019
37 Workers Injured in ExxonMobil Baytown Refinery Explosion

37 Workers Injured in ExxonMobil Baytown Refinery Explosion

A lawsuit was filed against ExxonMobil after an explosion and fire at the company's Baytown refinery injured at least 37 workers.

/ August 2, 2019
Smoke Detectors Recalled due to Risk of Alarm Failure

Smoke Detectors Recalled for Risk of Alarm Failure

Universal Security Instruments recalled 180,000 smoke detectors because they can fail to sound an alarm during a fire.

/ July 15, 2019

Thousands of Fireworks Recalled in Midwest After Boy Loses Hand

Thousands of fireworks sold in the Midwest have been recalled after an 8 year-old boy lost his hand when one of the fireworks exploded.

/ July 3, 2019
TVT-O Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Filed in Pennsylvania

TVT-O Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Filed in Pennsylvania

A lawsuit has been re-filed in Pennsylvania by a woman who was injured by an allegedly defective transvaginal mesh sling manufactured by Ethicon Inc., a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson.

/ June 13, 2019