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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 […]
April 10, 2017

Twitter Sues Trump For Alleged 1st Amendment Violation

Donnett Hickson, Legal Staff Writer On April 6, 2017 social media giant Twitter Inc. sued the Trump Administration in California Federal Court to block a government […]
April 3, 2017

Volkswagen Agrees to $157 Million Deal with Ten States

Donnett Hickson, Legal Staff Writer On March 30, 2017, Volkswagen AG (“VW”), Audi AG and Porsche AG agreed to pay $157.45 million in penalties as part […]
March 29, 2017

Increasing Reports of IVC Filter Complications

Helen Jones, Executive Vice President Four additional IVC Filter lawsuits have reportedly been filed in March 2017, in addition to the over 3,000 suits filed against […]