Category: Financial News

Cyclospora Parasite Outbreak Linked to Basil from Mexico

First Cyclospora Lawsuit Filed Against Florida Restaurants

The first lawsuit has been filed against two popular restaurants in Jacksonville, Florida, after an outbreak of Cyclospora parasite infections were traced to fresh basil imported from Mexico.

/ October 12, 2019
Jury Awards $40 Million in California Talc Cancer Trial

Jury Awards $40 Million in California Talc Cancer Trial

A jury awarded $40 million to a woman with mesothelioma who used Johnson's Baby Powder and other asbestos-tainted talcum powder products.

/ October 1, 2019
Instant Pot Lawsuit Filed by Woman Burned in Pressure Cooker Explosion

Instant Pot Lawsuit Filed by Woman Burned in Pressure Cooker Explosion

A lawsuit was filed by a woman who suffered 2nd-degree burns when her Instant Pot® pressure cooker exploded.

/ September 27, 2019
Pressure Cooker

Pressure Cooker Explodes, Causing “Serious and Substantial Burns” to Ohio Woman

A woman from Lewis Center, Ohio, who claims she suffered extreme burn injuries to 25% of her body when the lid of a pressure cooker she was using blew off unexpectedly has filed a products liability lawsuit against the appliance's...

/ September 26, 2019
Air Rifles Recalled for Risk of Firing Unexpectedly

Air Rifles Recalled for Risk of Firing Unexpectedly

A recall has been issued for certain air rifles because they can fire unexpectedly, even if the safety is on.

/ September 11, 2019
MSU Fined $4.5M for Sex Abuse Scandal; Will USC Face Similar Crackdown?

MSU Fined $4.5M for Sex Abuse Scandal; Will USC Face Similar Crackdown?

After a $4.5M fine against Michigan State University for the sex abuse scandal involving Larry Nassar, will the government punish the University of Southern California for a similar scandal involving gynecologist George Tyndall?

/ September 6, 2019
Lawsuit Claims Exploding Phone Battery Ended Basketball Career

Lawsuit Claims Exploding Phone Battery Ended Basketball Career

A lawsuit was filed by a man who claims that an exploding LG phone battery caused injuries that ended his basketball career.

/ September 5, 2019
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
Breast Implant Cancer Class Action Lawsuit Filed in California

Breast Implant Cancer Class Action Lawsuit Filed in California

Two women with cancer linked to their recalled breast implants have filed a class action lawsuit in California.

/ August 30, 2019
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