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2014-09-10 16:26:54

First Verdict against Boston Scientific Corp. for its Plastic Mesh DALLAS, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A 12-person jury on Monday ordered Boston Scientific Corp. to pay a Texas woman $73 million after finding the company negligent in both the design and marketing of its Obtryx transvaginal mesh sling. The case, Salazar vs. Lopez, was the first to go to trial against Boston Scientific in Texas state court, and the first to render a verdict...

2014-06-10 12:26:53

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Tarrant County judge has issued a judgment of $2.9 million against a team owner in the Texas Collegiate Baseball League for taking part in an unlawful league boycott that violated antitrust laws and caused the league to fold. After a weeklong trial, jurors found that Fred "Britt" Britton of Colleyville participated in the 2007 boycott with several other team owners. The TCBL reached out-of-court settlements with the other owners...

2014-05-09 12:26:14

Oklahoma Supreme Court Affirms Botulism Verdict for McGinnis Lochridge Client Against Allergan, Inc. OKLAHOMA CITY, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An Oklahoma City doctor has prevailed in her long-running legal battle against Botox manufacturer Allergan, Inc. (NYSE: AGN) Dr. Sharla Helton, a successful Ob/Gyn and co-founder of a women's specialty hospital in Oklahoma, contracted botulism after receiving Botox Cosmetic injections in 2006. She took Allergan to trial and won, the jury...

2014-04-09 20:21:57

ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Virginia jury returned a verdict in favor of Handi-Foil Corp., a family-owned manufacturer of recyclable aluminum products, on all but one of the counts that proceeded to a week-long trial in a trademark and false advertising dispute with Reynolds Consumer Products, the maker of Reynolds Wrap aluminum foil. "Handi-Foil is gratified that the jury rejected Reynolds' false advertising claim, finding that Handi-Foil's aluminum...

2014-02-24 16:22:46

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JM Eagle, the world's largest maker of plastic pipe, has filed a libel suit against the Phillips & Cohen law firm for a false and defamatory press release the firm issued boasting of a jury verdict against the pipe maker. The November 15, 2013 press release falsely stated that a federal jury found JM Eagle (formerly J-M Manufacturing) had manufactured "faulty," "substandard," "weak," and "shoddy" pipe that it sold to public utilities,...

2014-01-02 08:20:23

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After three years of legal wrangling, the tides of justice are finally turning back in favor of the now-deceased CSX railroad switchman and his legal estate in a case against CSX railroad. The Estate of Winston Payne, a former CSX switchman who lost his life to lung cancer, obtained an 8.6 million dollar verdict from a Knoxville, Tennessee jury in November 2010. Later, the trial judge granted CSX a new trial. However, before the second...

2013-10-24 23:33:21

Court documents show details of jury award of $1.7 million but damages overturned by judge who found extensive tobacco link. Resource4thePeople will continue offer of free consultations to consumers seeking compensation over bladder cancer allegations. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivedrugs/Actos-Bladder-Cancer-Lawsuit.html Resource4thePeople today announced its analysis of a Maryland jury's award* of $1.7 million to the family of a man...

2013-10-21 23:01:18

Washington, D.C.-based personal injury and medical malpractice law firm secures seven-figure jury award for injured client. Learn more at http://www.cochranfirmdc.com. Washington, D.C (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 The Cochran Firm, D.C. today announces that David Haynes, its managing partner, secured a $1.026 million verdict on Oct. 10, 2013, in the case of Michael and Amanda Spence v. Thomas E. Shockley, et al., Case No. 22-C-11-001912 MT, in the Circuit Court for Wicomico County, Maryland....


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