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November 19, 2015

$10.1 Million Verdict in Mother of Child in Delayed Diagnosis Suit

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  On December 21, 2009, 11-month-old Shamir Tillery was taken to the emergency room at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia for respiratory […]
November 17, 2015

$1.75 Million Awarded to Young Man in Risperdal Trial

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  On November 11, 2015, a Philadelphia jury returned a $1.75 million verdict in favor of 21-year-old Nicholas Murray who claimed that […]
November 11, 2015

GM Liable for Punitive Damages in Defective Ignition Cases

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  On November 9, 2015, New York federal bankruptcy Judge Robert Gerber ruled that plaintiffs with claims against General Motors over faulty […]
November 10, 2015

$16.3 Million Verdict for Severely Burned Repairman

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  On October 23, 2015, a Texas jury awarded air conditioner repairman Clarence Johnson $16.3 million after a defective compressor sprayed extremely […]
November 6, 2015

$70 Million Fine for Japanese Manufacturer over Exploding Airbags

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  On November 3, 2015, U.S. auto safety regulators fined Japanese company, Takata Corp., $70 million for concealing evidence that safety airbag […]
November 4, 2015

$6.6 Million Asbestos Award Reinstated by the Florida Supreme Court

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  On October 29, 2015, the Florida Supreme Court reinstated a 2010 judgment in favor of plaintiff William Aubin, which awarded the […]
October 30, 2015

$9.1 Million to Auto Mechanic in Medical Malpractice Suit

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  On October 17, 2015, 51-year-old auto mechanic Joseph Lakoskey was awarded a $9.1 million verdict for a 2012 spinal cord injury […]
October 21, 2015

Potential Mass Tort Brewing Against Monsanto Co.

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  A potential mass tort action may be in the works against Monsanto Co. over the company’s herbicide, Roundup. In the last […]
October 16, 2015

Five-Judge Panel Denies Class Action for Insulin-Injected Patients

Helen Jones Executive Vice President  In January, 2013, Olean General Hospital located in Western New York notified 1,915 patients that they were at a very low […]