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Pam Cooking Spray Cans Explode, Causing Injury

By Alan Goldfarb |

Pam Cooking Spray and the company that manufactures it, Conagra Brands, has been hit with 17 lawsuits alleging that the cans exploded causing severe injuries. These include severe burn injuries. Also named as a defendant is the company responsible for manufacturing the cans. These allegations are similar to six other lawsuits that were filed… Read More »

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Woman Has Toes Amputated After Pedicure

By Alan Goldfarb |

A Florida woman’s toes and part of her feet had to be amputated after a pedicure a Florida nail salon. The woman went into shock after she was cut by a pair of scissors. A judge ruled that the nail salon was at fault for the accident, but also ruled that the nail salon’s… Read More »

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Lawsuits Emerge From Boat Fire That Killed 34

By Alan Goldfarb |

Thirty-four people lost their lives on the California diving boat Conception. Could a law limiting the liability of the boat owners prevent them from successfully filing claims against the boat’s owners? According to one maritime legal expert, claims against boat owners and companies fail about 50% of the time due to regulatory limitations of… Read More »

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Purdue in Bankruptcy Amid Opioid Deaths

By Alan Goldfarb |

Purdue Pharmaceutical stands accused of falsely advertising their opioid-based medications such as OxyContin as “less addictive” than older alternatives. Doctors handed out this medication to millions of Americans who believed that they were receiving a safer alternative. However, nothing could be further from the truth. And in the midst of one of the worst… Read More »

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Train Derailment Victims Square Off Against Amtrak

By Alan Goldfarb |

Earlier in September Amtrak faced the first set of victims in the DuPont train derailment in court. Two years earlier, an Amtrak train flew off the tracks while taking a dangerous turn at twice the speed limit. While this may not be apparent to those who don’t understand how commuter or delivery trains operate,… Read More »

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Coal Workers Face Cancers and Illness After Cleanup

By Alan Goldfarb |

A Knoxville jury recently ruled that Jacob’s Engineering breached its duty of care to its workers exposing them to carcinogenic ash. The incident began a decade ago when a massive coal ash spill required cleanup crews to work round the clock to fix the environmental problems created by the ash. Now, these workers are… Read More »

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Lawsuits Begin Against the Epstein Estate

By Alan Goldfarb |

Executors managing Jeffrey Epstein’s multi-billion-dollar estate that includes private islands are now fighting civil lawsuits against the alleged pedophile and sex trafficker. These claims are being made against Epstein’s estate after the hedge fund manager died of an apparent (though suspicious) suicide. The woman, identified as Victim-1, alleges that the abuse began when she… Read More »

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Mother Sues Accused Murderer

By Alan Goldfarb |

A mother has filed a lawsuit against the man accused of killing her daughter and her daughter’s toddler for $2 million. When we think of a typical personal injury lawsuit, we think of lawsuits involving some form of negligence. However, lawsuits can be filed for acts of malice as well. One of the most… Read More »

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New Bill Proposed Will Give Minors More Time to File Sex Abuse Lawsuits

By Alan Goldfarb |

Few demographics are more vulnerable than children. When they are sexually abused by those in positions of power, the harm caused can last for the rest of their lives. Personality changes develop. Depression, anxiety, PTSD and an overall reduced quality of life are common. Now, a proposed bill, HB 53, will pass legislation allowing… Read More »

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Self-Driving Cars Pose Interesting Liability Questions

By Alan Goldfarb |

Ninety-nine out of every hundred car accidents involve operator error. The other 1% constitutes all other possible factors. Within that 1%, one of the most common reasons for accidents is a defective auto part. These cases tend to be complex insofar as they require expert testimony from engineers and others technically proficient in the… Read More »

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