Category: Financial News

20 More Victims File Sexual Assault Lawsuit Against Lyft

20 More Victims File Sexual Assault Lawsuit Against Lyft

Twenty more people have filed sexual assault lawsuits against Lyft, accusing the ride-sharing app of hiding a "sexual predator crisis."

/ December 5, 2019
Quest Beef Cat Food Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk

Quest Beef Cat Food Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk

A recall was issued for 2-pound frozen bags of Quest Beef Cat Food due to concerns that it may be contaminated with Salmonella, which poses a risk to pets and humans who handle the food.

/ November 20, 2019
IVC Filter Trial Ends in $33 Million Jury Verdict in Philadelphia

IVC Filter Trial Ends in $33 Million Jury Verdict in Philadelphia

A jury in Philadelphia has ordered Rex Medical to pay $33 million to a woman who was injured by an Option® retrievable vena cava filter.

/ November 1, 2019
Michaels Recalls Tassel Keychain Power Banks for Fire Hazard

Michaels Recalls Tassel Keychain Power Banks for Fire Hazard

Michaels recalled 14,000 tassel keychain power banks because the lithium-ion batteries can catch on fire.

/ October 31, 2019
Lawsuit Blames Doctor's Fiery Death on Tesla Door Handles

Lawsuit Blames Doctor’s Fiery Death on Tesla Door Handles

A lawsuit blames the death of a Florida doctor on the inaccessible door handles of the Tesla Model S, which render the car a "death trap" if the batteries catch on fire after an accident.

/ October 25, 2019
Over 50,000 School Buses Recalled for Safety Hazard

Over 50,000 School Buses Recalled for Safety Hazard

More than 50,000 Thomas Built school buses were recalled because the seat backs do not have enough material to absorb an impact in a crash, which increases the risk of a child suffering a knee injury.

/ October 22, 2019
First Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against JUUL Labs

First Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against JUUL Labs

A grieving mother has filed the first wrongful death lawsuit against JUUL after her teenage son died of breathing complications that she blames on a vaping addiction that began when he was 15 years old.

/ October 18, 2019
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