Defective Product

Sep 23 2019

CALIFORNIA JOINS OTHER STATES IN EFFORTS TO PROTECT AGAINST THE DANGERS OF VAPING

California Gov. Gavin Newson announced that he plans to begin a public awareness campaign next month related to vaping and e-cigarettes. The $20 million campaign focuses on the dangers associated with using these products. The governor also announced that he intends to crack down on the sale and distribution of counterfeit e-cigarettes. These actions follow… Read More

Defective Product

May 23 2019

CALIFORNIA JURY AWARDS COUPLE MORE THAN $2 BILLION IN ROUNDUP WEED KILLER LAWSUIT

A California jury delivered another strong rebuke to the manufacturer of Roundup weed killer when it awarded a couple $2 billion for punitive damages sustained after using the weed killer for years. The jury also awarded the couple $55 million in compensatory damages. This lawsuit was the third jury verdict against the manufacturer of Roundup,… Read More

Defective Product

Dec 22 2017

Sacramento Product Liability Attorneys

With regular news coverage of product recalls people often hear the phrase “products liability case” but very few people know what it actually means. A products liability case in California is a case that is brought against the manufacturer, distributor and/or seller of a dangerous product after someone is injured or killed. In order to… Read More

Defective Product

Oct 9 2015

PRODUCT LIABILITY & DEFECTIVE MEDICAL DEVICE LAW IN CALIFORNIA

Product Liability Law in California If you or a family member has been injured or even killed by a defective product—such as a dangerous drug or defective medical device—you may be able to recover financial compensation for your damages as a result in a personal injury lawsuit. This type of lawsuit is referred to as… Read More

Defective Product

Aug 28 2015

Keyless Ignitions could be Included in Defective Product Lawsuit

Defective Product Claim Points to Death of 13 People In Major Automaker Cover-up of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Hazards 10 of the world’s largest car makers should have recalled millions of keyless ignition switches that did not turn off when the drivers failed to manually push the stop button before exiting the vehicles. The defective product lawsuit… Read More

Defective Product

Jul 15 2015

PRODUCT LIABILITY DAMAGE AWARDS ARE HIGHER THAN EVER

Very Large Damage Awards for Defective Products Make a Come Back Last year enormously large jury awards against defective products made a very strong comeback. It has been almost 10 years since any billion-dollar product defect verdicts have been awarded. The biggest award was for over $23 billion going to a family who lost their loved one… Read More

Defective Product

Jun 10 2015

ZIMMER KNEE REPLACEMENT DEFECTIVE MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL

U.S. FDA Recalls Defective Medical Device Zimmer Knee Persona® Tibial Plate The FDA has recalled the defective medical device known as the Zimmer knee replacement which is very likely to fail. The Zimmer Persona® Trabecular Metal™ Tibial Plate is an individual part of three primary components of the knee replacement that has a tendency to… Read More