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Types of Defective Product Liability Claims

If you've been injured by a product you used, you may have a product liability claim. Such claims typically come in three varieties: claims based on a...

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Tobacco Litigation: Claims Involving Light Cigarettes

The most recent wave of tobacco litigation involves light cigarettes. These class action lawsuits are typically based on state unfair business practic...

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Tobacco Litigation: History & Recent Developments

It wasn't until the 1950s, when the first reports emerged linking cigarettes to cancer, that plaintiffs began suing cigarette manufacturers. For the m...

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Time Limits for Filing a Defective Product Liability Claim

If you've been injured by a defective product and wish to sue to recover for your injuries, you must file your claim within a certain period of time. ...

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Risperdal, Seroquel, Symbyax, Zyprexa, and Other Antipsychotic Drugs

In recent years, there have been numerous reports of serious side effects experienced by people who have taken atypical antipsychotic drugs (used to t...

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Proving a Defective Product Liability Claim

If you have been injured by a product you used, you may have a defective product liability claim. In evaluating the strength of your potential claim a...

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Product Liability Claims Involving Pharmaceutical Drugs

If youve been injured by a drug you used, you may have a defective product liability claim if the drugs were defectively manufactured, had dangerous s...

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Products Liability vs. Medical Malpractice

If youve been injured by a drug you used, you may have a defective product liability claim if the drugs were defectively manufactured, had dangerous s...

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Product Liability Claims Involving Medical Devices

Many people have used a medical device (such as a defibrillator) to improve their health, only to suffer injuries from that same device. Sometimes, th...

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Is It Products Liability or Medical Malpractice?

Many people have used a medical device (such as a defibrillator) to improve their health, only to suffer injuries from that same device. Sometimes, th...

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Theories of Liability in Defective Motor Vehicle Cases

If you've been injured or suffered other kinds of damages because of a defective motor vehicle, you may have a defective product liability claim.  E...

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Lawsuits Involving Food Poisoning

If you have been made ill by food poisoning, you may be wondering if you can sue someone. The answer will depend on the particular circumstances of yo...

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Fosamax Litigation and ONJ

Fosamax, also known as alendronate sodium, is a prescription drug that is used to treat osteoporosis.

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Food Poisoning and Foodborne Illnesses

Millions of people each year get sick from food poisoning, also called foodborne illness. In some cases of food poisoning, the sick person may have a ...

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Effexor, Lexapro, Prozac, Zoloft, and Other Antidepressant Drugs

In recent years, reports of serious side effects from taking antidepressant drugs have increased, and many lawsuits have been filed against drug manuf...

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Defective Product Liability Claims: Who to Sue?

If you've been injured by a defective product and wish to sue to recover for your injuries, one of the first things you'll need to do is identify whic...

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Defective Product Claims: Theories of Liability

If you have been injured by a product you used, you may have a defective liability products claim. Defective product claims are typically based on bre...

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Damages in Defective Products Cases

If you have been injured or suffered other damages because of a product you used, you may have a defective products claim. Before you file a lawsuit, ...

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Defective Product Cases: Punitive Damages

If you have been injured or suffered other damages because of a product you used, you may have a defective products claim. Before you file a lawsuit, ...

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Crestor, Lipitor, and Other Cholesterol Drugs (Statins)

In recent years, there have been numerous reports of serious side effects experienced by people who have taken cholesterol drugs (called "statins"). A...

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Cialis, Levitra, Viagra, and Other Erectile Dysfunction (ED) Drugs

In recent years, people who have taken drugs for erectile dysfunction have reported experiencing serious side effects. And several lawsuits have been ...

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Bextra, Celebrex, Vioxx, and Other Arthritis Drugs (NSAIDs)

In recent years, many people have experienced serious side effects from taking non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs ("NSAIDs") to treat arthritis or ...

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Avandia Litigation and FDA Developments

Avandia, or rosiglitazone maleate, is a prescription drug used to control blood sugar in adults with type 2 diabetes.

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Accutane (Isotretinoin) Litigation

Accutane (isotretinoin) is a popular prescription acne medication manufactured by Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd.

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