California Jury Deadlocked In Latest Talc-Mesothelioma Trial

A panel of California jurors judging the merit of allegations that Johnson & Johnson sold asbestos-contaminated talcum powder have failed to reach a verdict, Salon reports. Mistrial Declared In Major Talcum Powder Case On October [...]

By |October 9th, 2018|Categories: Talcum Powder|0 Comments

Cuisinart Class Action Filed Over Allegedly Defective Pressure Cooker

A new class action lawsuit filed in Connecticut federal court accuses kitchen appliance giant Cuisinart of manufacturing and marketing a defective pressure cooker, Fox 19 reports. Pressure Cooker Explosion Leads To Cuisinart Class Action Cuisinart's [...]

By |September 24th, 2018|Categories: Pressure Cooker Explosion|0 Comments

Has Big Tobacco Captured The Vape Market?

Last month, the FDA announced a set of long-awaited electronic cigarette regulations, hoping to rein in product inconsistencies and investigate pressing safety concerns. In part, the new federal rules require that every company manufacturing an "electronic nicotine [...]

By |September 14th, 2018|Categories: E-Cig Explosion|0 Comments

Invokana, SGLT2 Inhibitors May Cause Fournier’s Gangrene In Diabetes Patients

The US Food & Drug Administration has warned patients and physicians that some of the country's most popular type 2 diabetes drugs can, in rare cases, cause a flesh-eating bacterial infection of the genitals. FDA [...]

By |September 10th, 2018|Categories: Invokana|0 Comments

California Jury Awards Cancer Patient $289M In First Roundup Trial

In a landmark verdict that could usher thousands more Roundup lawsuits in court, a California jury has awarded one non-Hodgkin's lymphoma patient a total of $289 million in compensation, CNN reports. Historic Roundup Lawsuit Trial [...]

By |August 16th, 2018|Categories: Roundup|0 Comments

California Judge Approves Expert Testimony For Roundup Lawsuits

A federal judge in San Francisco has given the green light to Roundup lawsuits, allowing hundreds of lawsuits filed over the best-selling weedkiller's link to non-Hodgkin's lymphoma to proceed to trial, NBC News reports. The [...]

By |August 2nd, 2018|Categories: Roundup|0 Comments