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Skechers Lawsuit on Behalf an Ohio Woman Who Sustained Serious Ankle Injury Allegedly Due to Shape-Ups’ Defective Design Filed by Wright & Schulte LLC

January 22, 2013

Wright & Schulte has filed another Skechers lawsuit on behalf of an Ohio woman who sustained a tear in her Achilles tendon. She required surgery after allegedly wearing Skechers Shape-Ups on a regular basis for three months.

Columbus, OH (PRWEB) January 22, 2013

The product liability attorneys at Wright & Schulte, LLC have filed a Skechers Shape-Ups’ lawsuit on behalf of a woman from Springfield, Ohio. Court documents allege that she wore Skechers Shape-Ups for about three months, which resulted in her sustaining a painful tear in her Achilles tendon. The plaintiff’s severe ankle injury required her to undergo one year of physical therapy, take steroids and ultimately have to undergo surgery for her alleged Skechers injuries. This Skechers Injury Lawsuit (Case No. 3:12-cv-00837-TBR), which was filed on December 15, 2012, names the defendants to be Skechers, U.S.A., Inc., Skechers, U.S.A., Inc., II and Skechers Fitness Group, all based in Manhattan Beach, California. As with previous Wright & Schulte Skechers lawsuits, this case has been filed in the U.S. District Court of the Western District of Kentucky, Louisville Division (MDL 2308).

Wright & Schulte, LLC continues to defend the rights of those who have been afflicted with serious injuries after using products that have turned out to be defective or dangerous designs. Our knowledgeable Skechers lawyers are accomplished at successfully going up against large corporations. We welcome inquiries from those who think that they have been injured due to Skechers toning shoes and urge you to speak with our Skechers lawyers by visiting yourlegalhelp.com or by calling 1-800-399-0795.

According to documents filed with the Kentucky District Court, the plaintiff purchased Skechers Shape-Ups in 2010. Soon thereafter, the plaintiff allegedly began wearing these toning shoes on a day-to-day basis she started to feel extreme pain in her left ankle, she consulted her doctor who advised the plaintiff’ that she had a tear in her left Achilles tendon. After one year of physical therapy and steroid treatments, the plaintiff was informed that she would have to under go surgery for her alleged Skechers toning shoes injuries.

As part of the documents filed with the court, allegations against Skechers charge that the alleged defective design of the rocker-bottom design of Skechers Shape-Ups caused the plaintiff’s injuries. They accuse the manufacturers of failing to perform any safety testing after the public had suffered from Skechers injuries and that the Skechers corporations never warned the consumers about the risks associated with Skechers toning shoes injuries. Evidence Skechers lawsuit documents point out include reports filed with the Consumer Product Safety Commission’s (CPSC) database. The CPSC database has more reports of injuries associated with Skechers toning shoes than it has with any other product in its database (as of May 2011).

http://news.consumerreports.org/safety/2011/05/are-toning-shoes-unsafe-reports-of-injuries-raise-concern.html

About Wright & Schulte LLC Wright & Schulte LLC is committed to the ideal that America´s legal system should work for its people. The attorneys of Wright & Schulte LLC stand up for the rights of the injured or wronged, and we will fight tirelessly to ensure that even the most largest corporations take responsibility for their actions. If you´re looking for a law firm that will guarantee the aggressive and personal representation you deserve, you are encouraged to contact Wright & Schulte LLC today. Free case evaluations are available through yourlegalhelp.com or by calling 1-800-399-0795.

Contact:

Wright & Schulte LLC

812 East National Road

Vandalia, Ohio 45377

1-800-399-0795

http://www.yourlegalhelp.com

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