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Harbor worker injured on construction site – $2.7 Million Settlement (access required)

A harbor worker’s product liability claim recently settled for $2,700,000. The claimant sustained serious facial, foot and spine injuries while working at a construction work site. Other terms are confidential.   [17-T-186]   Type of action: Product Liability Injuries alleged: ...

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Gross Negligence Claim Survives for Tainted Salad (access required)

Three plaintiffs who alleged they became ill after eating two bags of “Asian Chopped Salad” purchased from defendant Sam’s Club and produced by defendant Taylor Farms, have stated claims for willful and wanton negligence and gross negligence with allegations that ...

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Suit claimed suture device broke during surgery – Confidential Settlement (access required)

This hybrid medi­cal malpractice/prod­ucts liability case was filed against Ethicon Endo-Surgery Inc. (Ethicon) and several of plaintiff’s treating physicians. Plaintiff had a pre-operative EKG prior to an elec­tive laparoscopic Nis­sen fundoplication hia­tal hernia surgery. The EKG was returned substantially abnor­mal ...

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