Court Approves $15 Million Settlement Against Shire for Paying Off Drug Rivals

Attorney Conlee S. Whiteley of Kanner & Whiteley, L.L.C. in New Orleans

After three years of contentious litigation, a Florida judge approved a nearly $15 million settlement ending a consumer class action accusing Shire U.S., Inc. of paying rival pharmaceutical companies to delay selling cheaper generic versions of its attention deficit drug, … Continue reading

Philadelphia Police Department Agrees to Major Reforms after Police Shooting

Attorney Tom Kline of Kline & Specter in Philadelphia, PA

When Philippe Holland, a 20-year-old college student delivering food in Philadelphia to make some extra money was gunned down by plainclothes police officers on the night of April 22, 2014, the incident was carried by several local media outlets. When … Continue reading

Georgia Jury Awards $15 Million to Nursing Student who Survived Deadly Crash

Attorney Robert D. Cheeley of Alpharetta, GA.

A jury in Georgia has awarded $15 million to a survivor of crash that killed five of her classmates. Former Georgia Southern University nursing student Megan Richards suffered traumatic brain injuries in the 2015 pileup. The jurors awarded damages against trucking … Continue reading

Network With Hundreds of Top Trial Attorneys at the NTL Summit Feb. 5-8

The Trial Lawyers Summit is an annual gathering of the most outstanding civil plaintiff and criminal defense attorneys in America.  It was created by The National Trial Lawyers to bring together its members to share ideas and to learn new … Continue reading

Halloween Party Host Liable for $44.8 Million After Crashers Attack Guests

An Alameda Superior Court in California found a Halloween party host liable for a total of $44,837,294 after two guests were shot and injured when the host corralled armed uninvited crashers into an enclosed parking lot with unarmed guests. The … Continue reading

Settlement Reached for Another Fatality Caused by Golf Cart Ejection

Houston Attorney Benny Agosto, Jr. Named To Nation’s Top One Percent List By The NADC

Attorney Benny Agosto of Houston, TX, announced a confidential settlement on behalf of the family of Ronald Burdick for the fatal injuries Mr. Burdick sustained after being thrown from a golf cart at the Dolce Living in Rosenberg, TX on … Continue reading

Thomas A. Demetrio Named #1 Super Lawyer in Illinois for 2017

Chicago attorney Thomas A. Demetrio

Thomas A. Demetrio, co-founder of the nationally renowned firm Corboy & Demetrio, has been named the number one Super Lawyer, ranking first out of 94,000 Illinois attorneys. Tom has been nationally recognized since 1990 when the National Law Journal named … Continue reading

Act Now to Save on the Hottest Legal Conference of 2017!

Rub elbows with top trial attorneys and learn their secrets for building powerful and profitable firms. Share ideas and learn new ways to improve your skills in the courtroom and better ways to manage and market your firm. NETWORK WITH … Continue reading

Chicago Judge Upholds $52 Million Cerebral Palsy Jury Verdict

Attorney Geoffrey Fieger

Cook County Judge John P. Kirby denied defense motions for a new trial, thus upholding a $52 million award returned by a jury to a now 12-year old boy who was born with cerebral palsy and brain damage caused by … Continue reading

Sunday PILMMA Bonus Day at NTL Summit

Attorney Ken Hardison, founder of PILMMA (Personal Injury Lawyers Marketing and Management Association)

If you’ve ever wondered why some firms seem to rise about the rest, it’s not always because they have the best lawyers. It’s often because they know the best ways to market their business and get clients in the door. … Continue reading