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Pennsylvania lawsuit claims Ryobi table saw is “unreasonably dangerous”
A products liability lawsuit has been filed by a Pennsylvania man who suffered severe permanent injuries while working with what he claims is an “unreasonably dangerous” Ryobi table saw.
Astellas Pharma settles whistleblower lawsuit for $7.3 million
Astellas Pharma US Inc., which manufactures and sells pharmaceutical drugs, agreed to pay $7.3 million to the federal government to resolve claims it violated the False Claims Act. The drugmaker was charged with marketing and promoting the drug Mycamine for
Federal government intervenes in whistleblower lawsuit filed against Orbit Medical, Inc.
A False Claims Act whistleblower lawsuit against Orbit Medical Inc. and its former executive Jake Kilgore now has the government involved due to the seriousness of what may have taken place.
Bayer files motion to dismiss some of its Mirena IUD lawsuits
Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals is hoping to ditch some of the 450 lawsuits it faces over inadequate warnings for possible complications with its Mirena intrauterine device on the grounds that the cases have exceeded the statute of limitations. The Mirena IUD is
The death of a University of Alabama student at a party spurs $10 million wrongful death lawsuit
Days before the statute of limitations would have barred the complaint from the court system, a $10 million wrongful death lawsuit was filed by the family of a University of Alabama student who drowned in the Black Warrior River in
GM continues to ignore NHTSA’s questioning deadline, penalized $7,000 for each day overdue
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) this Tuesday, General Motors (GM) has missed an April 3 deadline to release information regarding its recent defective ignition switch recall of 2.6 million vehicles. Due to its tardiness, a fine
Evenflo announces recall of around 1.3 million child safety seat buckles due to stuck harnesses
Nearly 1.3 million child safety seat buckles are currently under recall by the company Evenflo. The company has found that the seat buckles have the potential to become stuck, therefore putting the child at risk in case of an emergency
Teachers file whistleblower lawsuit against Minnesota school
ST. PAUL, MINN. — A Minnesota private school faces a whistleblower suit filed by two teachers who claim they were subjected to discrimination and retaliation when they raised concerns about an allegedly unsafe field trip to Thailand, wrongly claimed and
Anadarko agrees to pay record $5.15 billion for toxic waste cleanup costs
Anadarko Petroleum Corp. has agreed to pay $5.15 billion to clean up radioactive uranium, thorium, and other hazardous waste that was dumped throughout the United States, the U.S. Justice Department announced Thursday. The settlement is the largest recovery for environmental
Frustrated families of GM ignition switch victims seek real answers, action
General Motors Co. Chief Executive Mary Barra testified before a Congressional panel Tuesday in an effort to provide lawmakers with an understanding of the company’s failure to recall defective ignition switches and allowing six of its models to remain on