Blog: Products Liability

Personal Injury Damages: What You Need to Know

In a personal injury case, the complaint alleges that the defendant engaged in conduct--or failed to take actions--that caused injuries and other damages to the plaintiff. The defendant's behavior is typically described as negligent, reckless, careless, or illegal. The lawsuit’s ...

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XARELTO-Related Injuries Lead to Lawsuits

As of November 2016, more than 9,000 lawsuits have been filed against the makers and distributers of Xarelto, a prescription blood thinner. Xarelto is manufactured by Bayer AG and distributed in the U.S. by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Johnson ...

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IKEA Settles Wrongful Death Suits

In the summer of 2016, IKEA and the Consumer Product Safety Commission recalled more than 29 million Malm dressers. The dressers were top-heavy and prone to tipping over. IKEA had received 41 complaints about tip-over incidents, including 17 that caused ...

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