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Posted 12 months ago in Litigation Products Liability by Michele Bowman  
US Supreme Court Rejects Big Tobacco Appeal

The U.S. Supreme Court on Oct. 7 declined to hear big tobacco companies’ appeal of a Florida Supreme Court decision that makes it easier …

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Posted 12 months ago in Jury Awards Products Liability by Sylvia Hsieh  
Jawbone Death from Osteoporosis Drug Costs Novartis $1.3M

A Florida woman who took Zometa to prevent the risk of osteoporosis has won a $1.3 million jury award against drug maker Novartis for …

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Dying Worker Wins $38 Million for Asbestos Exposure

A South Carolina worker who has less than a year to live after being diagnosed with mesothelioma won a $38 million jury award against …

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Posted 1 year ago in Products Liability by Janet Raasch  
E-Cigarettes in Legal Limbo

Smokers know that they can’t light up in most public places. Kids know that they cannot purchase cigarettes if they are under 18. Cigarette …

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Newsbreak: Legal News for Small Businesses [Video]

    Betsy Kim, editorial director of Lawyers.com, provides today’s Newsbreak, a legal update for entrepreneurs.  Small businesses may have a better chance of …

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Are Bed Rails for the Elderly a Safety Measure or Hazard?

Some frail elderly have a hard time getting in and out of bed. Others may thrash around in bed while awake or sleeping, putting …

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