$500,000 Damages For Missed Melanoma

A jury in the Palm Beach Circuit Court has ruled that a pathologist from the West Palm Beach area was liable to pay $500,000 in in damages after failing to detect melanoma (a cancer of the skin) in a patient…law.com, Patient Claims Pathologist Missed Melanoma Diagnosis, 2020 James Clyde, a resident of WPB, underwent a… Continue reading $500,000 Damages For Missed Melanoma

Psychiatric Facility Not Liable for Sexual Assault On Counselor By Patient

The Pennsylvania Superior Court has ruled that a psychiatric facility is not liable for negligence for a sexual assault on one of its counselors by a patient…law.com, Psychiatric Facility Not Liable for Patient’s Sexual Assault of Counselor, Court Rules, P.J. D’Annunzio, 2020 Plaintiff Michelle Grabowski filed a negligence suit against the company, Carelink Community Support Services,… Continue reading Psychiatric Facility Not Liable for Sexual Assault On Counselor By Patient

Juul Feels The Heat As E-Cigarette Probe Expands

Trouble may be mounting for the e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc. as Florida and 38 other states join the expand their probes into whether the company willfully targeted minors and misled its customers about the nicotine content in its cigarettes. The probe will also look into the potentially false claims of Juul as a smoking-cessation… Continue reading Juul Feels The Heat As E-Cigarette Probe Expands

Breast Cancer Drugmaker Wins Bellwether Trial

A Louisiana jury rejected a cancer patient’s claim that the chemotherapy drug Taxotere® used in her treatment for breast cancer had caused her to suffer from disfiguring permanent hair loss. The jury ruled that the patient failed to prove by a preponderance of evidence that the chemotherapy drug was the reason for her permanent hair… Continue reading Breast Cancer Drugmaker Wins Bellwether Trial

China Gets Sued Over Covid-19 Outbreak

Attorney Matthew Moore, of Boca Raton, Florida has filed a nationwide class action suite against the People’s Republic of Chine for failing to report and contain the coronavirus outbreak that led to it become a global pandemic. The complaint alleges that the China and other related defendants were aware that COVID-19 was contagious and capable… Continue reading China Gets Sued Over Covid-19 Outbreak