Tag Archives: personal injury


Posted 12 months ago in Class Actions Products Liability Video by Larry Bodine  
Newsbreak: Chicken Jerky Treats Poison Pets [Video]

  Larry Bodine, editor-in-chief of Lawyers.com provides today’s Newsbreak about a type of chicken jerky treats that is poisoning pets across America. The Food and Drug Administration has warned that these chicken tenders, strips or treats imported from China contain an unknown poison that has made thousands of pet dogs sick and has even killed 500 dogs, which suffered from kidney failure. Recently a class action lawsuit was allowed to proceed in a Los Angeles federal court against a California …

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Posted 1 year ago in Podcasts Your Home & The Law by Larry Bodine  
Avoid the Halloween Nightmare of a Lawsuit [WBBM Radio]

  Before trick-or-treaters can leave you with the horror of a lawsuit, clean up your lawn and patch up your sidewalks. Lawyers.com Editor-in-Chief Larry Bodine shares tips like these in a WBBM (780 AM, 105.9 FM) Newsradio interview with John Cody in Chicago, Ill. They help the grown-ups get ready for Halloween. You don’t want children coming to your property at night, falling into holes and injuring themselves. They may be dressed as witches, ghosts or goblins but they are …

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Posted 1 year ago in Video Your Personal Rights by Larry Bodine  
Newsbreak: Botox Causes Debilitating Botulism in Patient

  Larry Bodine, editor-in-chief of Lawyers.com, provides today’s Newsbreak, reporting on the dangerous side effects that can be caused by one type of Botox cosmetic treatment. The popularity of Botox treatments to get rid of wrinkles is at an all-time high. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons says that more than 6 million people received Botox facial rejuvenation treatments last year. But in one case, a woman doctor in Oklahoma got botulism, a serious illness that made her so debilitated …

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Posted 1 year ago in Video Your Personal Rights by Matt H. Mayes  
Parents Win $4.5M after Cops Beat Son to Death [Video]

  What does it take to win a civil lawsuit, alleging emotional distress? Lawyers.com videojournalist Matt H. Mayes takes you through a powerful example of this, with the family members of Jose Lucero and their attorney, Michael J. Curls. On December 18, 2010, cops beat Jose to death in front of his family members. They won a $4.5 million award for wrongful death and emotional distress. Matt reviews what happened and how the Luceros won this civil lawsuit against Kern …

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Posted 2 years ago in Personal Injury Products Liability by Michele Bowman  
Another Hip Replacement Suit Added Against Dupuy

DePuy Orthopaedics continues to be sued for its hip replacement devices. One type – the Articular Surface Replacement (ASR) – has already attracted lawsuits across the country based on allegations that it fails too soon and causes metal to enter patients’ bloodstream. Now it must defend another metal ball and socket device, the Pinnacle.   Virginia Man Struggles with Revisions Personal injury law firm Alonso Krangle on Apr. 15 announced that it had filed a new suit in the Dallas multidistrict …

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