NTL member Mike Andrews investigating 737 Max 8 crashes

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At the request of one of the victim’s family, Beasley Allen is investigating the circumstances surrounding the fatal Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplane crash that took place earlier this month. We are also looking at an earlier Lion … Continue reading

FDA investigating possible breast implant-related cancer

The Food and Drug Administration is holding a second round of meetings on whether breast implants may be to blame for 457 cases of cancer that have been diagnosed in women who have undergone the procedure, CBS News reports. Some … Continue reading

Podcast: How to handle your client going viral

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Today’s attorneys are well-versed in how a client’s social media posts can and will be used against them in a court of law. But what do you do when a client goes viral for all the wrong reasons? In this … Continue reading

Michael Avenatti charged with trying to extort $20M from Nike

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Federal agents arrested attorney Michael Avenatti Monday on charges from separate cases in New York and California, including allegedly attempting to extort $20 million from Nike. Federal prosecutors in Los Angeles charged Avenatti with two felony counts of wire fraud … Continue reading

NTL member Geoffrey Fieger gets $23.5M med-mal verdict

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National Trial Lawyers member Geoffrey Fieger announced that a Cook County (Illinois) jury, sitting in the courtroom of Judge Lorna E. Propes, has awarded a verdict against Presence St. Joseph Hospital in the amount of $23.5 million dollars on behalf of a brain-damaged … Continue reading

Podcast: Trial begins for white cop who shot black teen

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Trial begins today in Pittsburgh for a white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager last year. The former policeman shot 17-year-old Antwon Rose as he ran away after the car he was in was pulled over … Continue reading

Podcast: How legal organizations and tech vendors can work together

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As advances in technology continue to disrupt the legal industry, some lawyers feel bewildered about how to form effective partnerships with legal tech vendors. In this episode of Legal Toolkit from the Legal Talk Network, host Jared Correia talks to Robert Brink … Continue reading

Veterans suing 3M over earplugs

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CBS News reports that hundreds of military veterans are expected to file lawsuits against 3M, the manufacturer of earplugs that the veterans say didn’t work as claimed and left them with damaged hearing. The Justice Department settled with 3M last … Continue reading

Video: The FDA’s hidden database of medical device injuries

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The Food and Drug Administration has a special “exemption” for medical device manufacturers that lets them file reports of malfunctions in a database that can’t be accessed by doctors or the public, reports HuffPost. Since 2016, there have been 1.1 … Continue reading

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Busy lawyers looking for legal news have a new, free place to turn to get the latest updates, developments and analysis: News.Law. Created and curated by experienced attorney-journalist Larry Bodine, News.Law is a quick, easy way to get the legal … Continue reading