Coffee Beans

Herbal Coffee Recalled Over Potential Contamination with Viagra-Like Drug

Bestherbs Coffee LLC has issued a recall for its “New of Kopi Jantan Tradisional Natural Herbs Coffee” after an FDA analysis identified the presence of a drug that is similar to the active ingredient in Viagra.

/ July 18, 2017
Ruby Corp., the parent company of the extramarital affair dating site Ashley Madison, has agreed to pay $11.2 million to end a class action lawsuit with 37 million users who had their personal data stolen by hackers and posted on the dark web in 2015.

Ashley Madison Affair Website Pays $11 Million Settlement

Members of Ashley Madison who paid $19 for their data to be deleted (it wasn't) are eligible for a refund, or up to $3,500 as part of a class action lawsuit settlement.

/ July 17, 2017
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has issued two recalls involving 1.33 million vehicles worldwide. The problems involve driver-side airbags that deploy inadvertently and a faulty alternator that poses a fire hazard.

Fiat Chrysler Recalls 1.3 Million Cars

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has issued two separate safety recalls involving 1.33 million vehicles worldwide. The problems involve driver-side airbags that deploy inadvertently and a faulty alternator that poses a fire hazard.

/ July 17, 2017
Hot Dogs

More Than 7 Million Pounds of Hot Dogs Recalled for Bone Fragments

Marathon Enterprises Inc. is recalling millions of pounds of hot dogs and other beef and pork products after customers reported finding pieces of bone and cartilage in some of the foods, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety...

/ July 17, 2017
Honda is recalling 2.1 million Accord vehicles worldwide because defects in the battery system can cause the engine to catch on fire.

Honda Recalls 2.1 Million Accords for Fire Risk

Honda is recalling 2.1 million Accord vehicles worldwide because defects in the battery system can cause the engine to catch on fire. There have been at least 6 fires reported in the U.S., Canada, and China, as well as nearly...

/ July 14, 2017
Louisiana Man Files Bard IVC Filter Lawsuit

Louisiana Man Files IVC Filter Lawsuit

Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) filters are supposed to prevent blood clots, but the longer they remain implanted, the higher the risk of causing blood clots or other life-threatening side effects. C.R. Bard is facing 2,000 lawsuits for allegedly downplaying safety...

/ July 14, 2017
Dallas Uber Car Accident Lawyer

Uber Driver Advances ‘Wage Theft’ Lawsuit in North Carolina

A federal judge in North Carolina ruled Wednesday in favor of an Uber driver who filed a lawsuit against the ailing ride-sharing company, paving the way for a potential notable expansion of the litigation.

/ July 14, 2017
Giti Tire (USA) Ltd. has issued a safety recall for over 394,000 Primewell tires because the sidewall can crack and lose air, increasing the risk of a crash. They were sold at Firestone stores in the U.S.

Nearly 400,000 Primewell Valera Tires Recalled; Sold at Firestone

Nearly 400,000 Primewell Valera tires for passenger cars were recalled from Firestone because the sidewalls can crack and lose air pressure, increasing the risk of a crash.

/ July 13, 2017

Alabama Woman Files IVC Filter Lawsuit

A lawsuit has been filed against C.R. Bard on behalf of a woman who died after suffering serious injuries from an IVC blood clot filter.

/ July 13, 2017
Energy Drink Hepatitis Lawsuit

How Energy Drinks Affect the Body

More and more Americans are switching from coffee to energy drinks when they need a boost, but there’s a lot going on under that pop top and few of us understand exactly how they work. Here’s a look at some...

/ July 13, 2017