CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) - Plaintiffs in bellwether trials blaming the opioid industry for the nation's addiction crisis have allowed a Monday deadline to pass, apparently without turning over any proof of specific prescriptions that were made in error.
A mechanic's death from alleged asbestos exposure prompted a recent lawsuit.
Several manufacturing companies face litigation over a woman's death allegedly connected to asbestos inhalation.
The widow of a laborer blames several manfucturing companies for the death of her husband.
The fighting in Pennsylvania among plaintiffs lawyers working on contingency fees has escalated this summer
A pipefitter's death has led to allegations of negligent asbestos exposure against a host of well-known companies.
A former welder claims several manufacturers hid the dangers of asbestos exposure.
A former machine builder and millwright claims several companies' products exposed him to asbestos fibers.
Several Pennsylvania counties are fighting to keep control of their opioid lawsuits as the national law firm Simmons Hanly Conroy, with the active support of the companies it is suing, seeks to create what a rival attorney calls a litigation "cesspool."
A couple from Chambersburg say several manufacturers exposed the husband to asbestos fibers.
A. St. Clair County mechanic accuses several companies of exposing him to asbestos during his employment.
BELLEVILLE – A husband and wife allege the man's lung cancer was caused by exposure to asbestos during his life and employment.
BELLEVILLE – A widow alleges her husband's lung cancer was caused by asbestos exposure during his career.
Two individual are suing Dana Companies, Genuine Parts Co., Maremont Corp. and several other companies for alleged negligence.
Trial lawyer panel: Plaintiffs' lawyers adapting strategies to fit post-BristolMyersSquibb legal landscape
While the U.S. Supreme Court's Bristol Myers Squibb ruling has resulted in some big wins for businesses targeted by the plaintiffs' bar, new strategies and theories deployed by plaintiffs' lawyers may be blunting the further impact of that decision, despite high hopes from some it would largely thwart the ability of out-of-state plaintiffs to sue out-of-state defendants in a favorable court forum.
BELLEVILLE — A former mechanic claims he developed mesothelioma and that it is an asbestos-induced disease.
BELLEVILLE — A lawsuit alleges a man's lung cancer was a result of asbestos exposure.
BELLEVILLE — A couple have filed a lawsuit claiming the husband's lung cancer was wrongfully caused.
The Metro East city of Alton is growing. Businesses are expanding or buying new locations. The local hospital is expanding. Alton has been selected as the site for a new reality show that will invest in small businesses there.