March 20, 2016

Distraction Causes Crashes, Technology May Help

A jury in Mobile recently assigned guilt to a man behind the wheel of a pickup truck involved in a fatal crash in 2014. The collision killed a 24-year-old Mississippi woman. Defendant, 23, reportedly looked down at his phone for ...

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March 15, 2016

Report: Airbag Maker Faked Safety Tests After Recall

Even after their defective airbags resulted in a series of recalls and several deaths, officials at Japanese manufacturer Takata reportedly falsified testing information to representatives at Honda, the company’s largest buyer. That’s according to internal documents obtained recently by  The New York ...

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February 25, 2016

Alabama Product Liability Costs Drugmaker $40M

An Alabama-based pharmaceutical company is slated to pay almost $40 million to 47 states over allegations that it improperly labeled multivitamin fluoride tablets. The tablets made by the company, Qualitest Pharmaceuticals Inc., reportedly contained less than half of the fluoride ...

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February 20, 2016

Gores v. Miller – Car Accident Settlement Release

The vast majority of car accident lawsuits settle out-of-court. That means before the case goes to trial, both sides collaborate to reach a fair conclusion. The defendant(s) agree to pay a certain amount, and plaintiffs agree to release those defendants ...

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