Defendants prevailed in two bellwether cases involving polypropylene mesh used in pelvic mesh implants. Secant Medical LLC was dismissed from mass tort litigation underway in Pennsylvania’s Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas. A Massachusetts jury sided with Boston Scientific Corp. on August 29, … Continue reading
A Florida jury found Palmetto General Hospital in Hialeah, FL, negligent for clearing a woman for kidney stone surgery even though she had a bleeding disorder, awarding $2 million as compensation to her estate. Olga Sanchez died at the hospital on … Continue reading
The first Labor Day took place on September 5, 1882, as a creation of the labor movement. In this video, which I recorded when I was Editor-in-Chief of Lawyers.com, it’s good to remember how the law has grown since then … Continue reading
An employer must defend a wrongful death lawsuit alleging that it should have investigated death threats sent by an employee from his work computer — which resulted in several deaths.