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Product Liability

Pain medication relief is prescribed throughout the world after surgeries, for chronic conditions such as cancer, and in terminal illnesses. But the physician follow-up is often what makes the difference between these prescription medications being used as directed or turning into dangerous addictions for the user. Opioids like Oxycontin and Vicodin, two of the most […]

We’ve all heard the story that started the nation’s product liability lawsuit train rolling full speed ahead. 79-year-old Stella Liebeck’s take-out coffee spill drew attention to the fact that not every product has enough warnings and that those deficiencies can be dangerous. Liebeck’s lawsuit alleged that McDonald’s coffee was hot enough to cause serious third-degree […]

When a company releases a product to be sold on the market, consumers who purchase the product have an underlying assumption that it will do its job. They know that there is a chance that they may have a defect that does not work, but most of the time they do not expect the product […]