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May 16, 2016

San Diego Family Receives Largest Medical Malpractice Settlement in California History

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  In January of 2013, a San Diego mother gave birth to a baby girl five weeks prematurely. Four days later, negligence […]
April 7, 2016

$500,000 Verdict to Middle School Principal After Botched Surgery

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  Former winner of Connecticut’s “Middle School Principal of the Year” was awarded approximately $500,000 in damages in a medical malpractice suit […]
March 11, 2016

$1.1 Million Awarded to Grandmother After Slip and Fall on Cruise Ship

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  On Christmas Eve 2014, Joyce Higgs, a 67-year-old grandmother, tripped over a mop bucket while aboard a Costa Cruises ship, fracturing […]
March 10, 2016

Reports show defective IVC filters may break apart and travel through the body

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  It is estimated that more than 250,000 IVE filter devices are implanted in patients each year, however only a small percentage […]
March 1, 2016

Sisters Assaulted in Parking Garage obtain $1.79 Verdict

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  In November 2007, Samantha, Helen, and Selene Rankin, then aged 26, 24 and 20, went into a parking garage after being […]
February 18, 2016

$1.5 Million Settlement in Stevia Class Action Suit

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  The manufacturer of Stevia in the Raw (“Stevia”), Cumberland Packing Corp. (“Cumberland”), agreed to pay $1.5 million to settle class action […]
January 27, 2016

$27.5 Million Settlement for Bank of America Customers Wrongly Charged Overdraft Fees

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  On January 18, 2016, after two years of litigation, Bank of America (“BOA”) settled class action claims with BOA debit cardholders […]
January 19, 2016

Allergic Reactions Prompt Lip Balm Class Action

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  On January 12, 2016, eos Products, LLC (“EOS”) became the target of a class action suit over its colorful, pod-shaped lip […]
December 21, 2015

$500,000 Verdict to Plaintiff in Fourth Risperdal Trial

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  On December 11, 2015, a Philadelphia jury awarded a $500,000 verdict to Timothy Stange who claimed that Janssen Pharmaceutical’s antipsychotic drug, […]