New Jersey Covid Business Interruption Claim Proceeds
A second judge ruled recently that a policyholder’s Covid-19 business-interruption claim could proceed in New Jersey. At least six other state and federal judges have dismissed similar lawsuits. Bergen County Superior Court Judge Michael
Zantac Cancer Lawsuits Update – November 2020
Hundreds of Zantac cancer lawsuits have now been filed in state courts across the country or in federal multi-district litigation court (MDL) set up in Florida. Hundreds more, or even thousands of Zantac lawsuits
Boy Scouts of America Lawsuits Highlight Brutal Negligence
Boy Scouts of America lawsuits highlight the BSA’s brutal negligence. Legal discovery in the suits filed show that the Boy Scouts of America not only covered up crimes against children, but also allowed known
Florida Covid Business Interruption Case Survives Dismissal
Gynecologist's Insurance Suit Survives A federal judge in Florida last week denied an insurer's bid to dismiss a lawsuit by a gynecologist's office which alleged an insurance company wrongfully denied coverage of losses caused
Boy Scouts Lawsuits Deadline Approaches
(September 17, 2020) – A deadline for filing lawsuits against Boy Scouts USA for sex abuse fast approaches. Nov. 16, 2020 is the deadline set for filing a new case against BSA. Boy Scouts abuse
Monsanto Appeals Verdict in First Roundup Trial
(September 2, 2020) – Monsanto is once again attempting to appeal a jury verdict in the first Roundup trial. Monsanto – now owned by Bayer – has asked the California Supreme Court to overturn
Missouri Business Interruption Cases advance, Judge rules
(August 17, 2020) Missouri business interruption cases filed against an insurance company advance, a U.S. federal judge ruled last week. Presiding over the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri Southern
Zantac Makers Being Investigated by Department of Justice
Zantac makers are being investigated by the U.S. Department of Justice. New commission filings reveal that the DOJ is investigating Sanofi-Aventis US LLC and GlaxoSmithKline LLC over allegations that Zantac, a heartburn drug, causes
3M Must Face Plaintiffs in Military Ear Plug Cases, Judge Rules
A federal judge ruled last week that 3M must face plaintiffs – current and former U.S. military soldiers – in 3M ear plug cases. U.S. District Court Judge M. Casey Rodgers ruled in a
Boy Scouts accused of 100+ Years of Hiding Sex Abuse
New lawsuits filed last week against the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) accuse the organization of hiding sex abuse for 100+ years. The petitions allege that the systemic abuse of boys by scoutmasters has
Anti-Pornography Crusading Priest named in Sex Abuse Lawsuits
An anti-pornography crusading priest was named in two sex abuse lawsuits filed July 29 in state Supreme Court in Chautauqua County in New York state. The former pastor, who now stands accused of violating
Boy Scouts Lawsuit could allow sex abuse victims to file claims even if their states’ limitations expired
A lawsuit filed in Jan. 2020 in federal court in Washington, D.C. seeks to establish that venue for men across the U.S. who wish to sue the Boy Scouts of America for failing to
Boy Scouts Lawsuit Deadline Extended
(July 24, 2020) A Boy Scouts lawsuits deadline was extended this last spring for filing claims against the Boy Scouts of America for sex abuse. BSA filed for bankruptcy protection last year in Delaware
The Roman Catholic Church received Billions in Taxpayer Funded Coronavirus Aid  
(July 14, 2020) -- AP News has reported that the U.S. Roman Catholic Church used an unprecedented exemption from federal rules to collect at least $1.4 billion in U.S. taxpayer-backed coronavirus aid. Many millions
Zantac Lawsuit filed for Woman with Leukemia Cancer
(July 15, 2020) A New Orleans woman filed a lawsuit last month against the makers of Zantac over her leukemia cancer diagnosis.  Her lawsuit petition says that she was exposed to high levels of