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August 10, 2017

NFL Cheerleaders Petition to Keep Wage Fight Alive in Ninth Circuit

Donnett Hickson, Legal Staff Writer In an effort to revive their wage conspiracy suit, a group of National Football League (NFL) cheerleaders appealed U.S. District Judge […]
August 7, 2017

Sixth Ethicon Pelvic Mesh Trial Underway in Philadelphia County Court

Elizabeth DiNardo, Esq. Legal Staff Writer The sixth Ethicon pelvic mesh trial to hit Philadelphia County Court is now underway. The plaintiff in the suit, Ella […]
July 6, 2017

Man Awarded $4.7M After Injuries Sustained From Defective Ladder

Donnett Hickson, Legal Staff Writer On June 30, 2017, at the end of a five-day trial in Florida federal court, jurors sided with a man who […]
June 19, 2017

Family Compensated $23.5M For Wrongful Death of Son After Being Trapped on School Bus

Donnett Hickson, Legal Staff Writer On June 12, 2017, a Los Angeles school bus company, Pupil Transportation Cooperative (“PTC”), agreed to pay the family of now […]
June 6, 2017

Dish To Pay $280 Million in Penalties for TCPA Violations

Donnett Hickson, Legal Staff Writer On Monday, June 5, 2017, U.S. District Judge Sue E. Myerscough hit Dish Network LLC (“Dish”) with $280 million in penalties […]
June 1, 2017

Workers’ Compensation Claims

Donnett Hickson, Legal Staff Writer Workers’ Compensation is a system that states use to compensate employees who experience some type of work-related injury. A work-related injury […]
May 15, 2017

Jury Awards Cancer Survivor $110M Verdict in J&J Talc Powder Case

Donnett Hickson, Legal Staff Writer On May 4, 2017, a St. Louis jury awarded plaintiff, Lois Slemp, a $110 million verdict in her suit against Johnson […]
April 28, 2017

Doctor Dragged Off United Flight Settles Out of Court

Donnett Hickson, Legal Staff Writer In a release on Thursday, April 27, 2017, David Dao’s attorneys announced that the doctor had reached a settlement with United […]
April 21, 2017

Family Awarded $41.6 Million over Infant Brain Injury

Donnett Hickson, Legal Staff Writer On Thursday April 20, 2017, a family was awarded $41.6 million in federal court for the tragic brain injuries their baby […]