Latest Personal Injury Law News

Court: No new environmental requirements for Henoko project
Tuesday March 05th 2013, 10:25 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A lawsuit filed by Okinawa residents seeking a new environmental impact assessment to block or slow the process for a new military airfield at Henoko has been tossed out by the Naha District Court. [News Source]

Should teen’s wrongful death suit move to Colorado from Hawaii?
Tuesday March 05th 2013, 9:51 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The father of a New York teenager swept to sea off Kona during a tour last summer returned to the islands for the first time since his son's death to hear lawyers argue over whether his wrongful death lawsuit should move from Honolulu federal court to state court in Colorado. [News Source]

Attorneys argue whether teen’s wrongful death suit should move to Colorado from Honolulu
Tuesday March 05th 2013, 9:47 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The father of a New York teenager swept to sea off Kona during a tour last summer returned to the islands for the first time since his son's death to hear lawyers argue over whether his wrongful death lawsuit should move from Honolulu federal court to state court in Colorado. [News Source]

Settlement conference set in Winfield lawsuit
Tuesday March 05th 2013, 8:57 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

A federal judge has scheduled a settlement conference in a sexual harassment lawsuit against the city of Vicksburg and Mayor Paul Winfield. [News Source]

Lawsuit filed against area nursing home
Tuesday March 05th 2013, 7:37 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The family of a former nursing home resident has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the nursing home. The lawsuit alleges that Health & Hospital Corporation (HHC) of Marion County and... Read more at www.WISHTV.com [News Source]

Lawsuit filed: S.A. woman struck by VIA bus has faced a dozen surgeries
Tuesday March 05th 2013, 6:22 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

A San Antonio woman has filed a lawsuit against VIA Metropolitan Transit after she was reportedly run over by a bus while at a crosswalk at the Ingram Transit Center. The accident happened in early November. Oralia Chavira, 65, was hospitalized for more than 80 days, and has undergone a dozen surgeries as a result of the accident . Doctors have performed several skin graft procedures and were ... [News Source]

In Light of Upcoming Fosamax Litigation, Parker Waichman LLP Discusses Risk of Femur Fractures Associated with …
Tuesday March 05th 2013, 5:50 pm Filed under Fosamax lawsuit

Merck is set to face Fosamax (alendronate) lawsuits later this month in New Jersey, according to Parker Waichman LLP. Fosamax, which is used to fight bone loss from conditions such as osteoporosis, has sparked a number of lawsuits after being associated with an increased risk of femur fractures. (PRWeb March 05, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/fosamax_lawsuits/032013 ... [News Source]