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HCA healthcare faces class action lawsuit

When you’ve received medical care, you expect to pay a bill, even if you have health insurance. However, once you receive that bill, can you trust that you’re being charged accurately? A new class-action lawsuit filed earlier this year against HCA Healthcare in Florida alleges that many patients were charged exorbitant surprise fees after visiting […]

Do I Need a Personal Injury Attorney

If you’ve been injured due to someone else’s negligence, you may be wondering whether you should hire a personal injury attorney to help you with your claim. The decision to hire an attorney is a personal one, but there are some circumstances where it may be wise to do so to protect your interests. Serious […]

Roundup Case Reaches Settlement

In January 2020, the latest trial in St. Louis regarding allegations that Bayer’s popular weed killer, Roundup, caused cancer was postponed. The postponement was indefinite and was for the purpose of allowing settlement talks between the parties to continue. Another case in Contra Costa County in California was also postponed due to hopes that settlement […]

retailers continue to sell recalled products

If it is discovered that a product is unsafe for consumers, then the manufacturer or the government will issue a product recall. A product recall calls for consumers to return the product to the manufacturer. As a part of a recall, stores also have an obligation to remove the product from their shelves and return […]

understanding spinal cord injury

Spinal cord injuries can be devastating and life-altering for a victim. They are commonly the result of auto accidents but can also occur as the result of a serious fall. If you have suffered an injury to the spinal cord, it is likely that your life has been forever changed. These injuries can impact a […]

FAQs about 3M earplugs

Hundreds of military veterans have filed lawsuits against 3M alleging that their Combat Arms earplugs caused hearing loss and/or tinnitus. These products were defectively designed and manufactured and resulted in injury to potentially thousands of victims. What are 3M Combat Arms Earplugs? Combat Arms earplugs are two-sided earplugs that were manufactured for use by all […]

The connection between roundup and cancer

Bayer-owned Monsanto has been facing over a billion dollars in verdicts in lawsuits alleging that their weed killer, Roundup, has caused cancer in users. The allegations are that Roundup contains a carcinogen that can lead to the development of non-Hodgkins lymphoma. Glyphosate Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, is the world’s most widely used broad-spectrum […]

Understanding Traumatic Brain Injury

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), traumatic brain injury is a public health crisis in the United States that results in death or disability to thousands of people every year. The CDC notes that traumatic brain injury results in 30% of all injury deaths. A traumatic brain injury is devastating and […]

retailers continue to sell recalled products

Sometimes a product is placed on the market that is dangerous or defective. It may have been designed in an unsafe manner, marketed improperly, or manufactured incorrectly. When this is the case, it is the responsibility of the product’s manufacturer and the government to protect consumers by removing the product from the market. What is […]

Can In-vehicle Technology Lead to Distracted Driving

Cars have come a long way in the last 100+ years. Now many new vehicles come with information and entertainment systems such as Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, or Toyota’s Entune system. These infotainment systems can help drivers and passengers play music, read and send text messages, check the weather, and program navigation systems. While this […]