Latest Personal Injury Law News

Family accuses Houston pharmacy in morphine death of 6-year-old girl
Tuesday August 20th 2013, 11:48 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

The mother of a deceased child who struggled with sickle cell disease has sued a Houston pharmacy for allegedly dispensing a painkiller at 10 times the strength prescribed. A medical malpractice lawsuit filed Tuesday by Simone Allen accuses Cullen Care Pharmacy of causing her daughter's death by dispensing 150 milligrams of morphine sulfate instead of the 15 milligrams prescribed. Allen seeks ... [News Source]

Jury to decide whether insurer must defend man responsible for fatal Burlington crash
Tuesday August 20th 2013, 9:48 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A wrongful death lawsuit is on hold until a federal court jury can decide whether an insurance company must defend a Hinesburg man responsible for a fatal Burlington crash that occured December 2010. [News Source]

Glancy Binkow & Goldberg Announces Lead Plaintiff Deadline in the Class Action Lawsuit against ECOtality, Inc.
Tuesday August 20th 2013, 9:44 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Purchasers of ECOtality, Inc. securities between April 16, 2013 and August 9, 2013 have until October 14, 2013 to file a motion to be appointed as lead plaintiff in the shareholder lawsuit. [News Source]

San Diego mayor back in lawsuit settlement talks
Tuesday August 20th 2013, 6:52 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego's embattled mayor on Tuesday spent a second day in settlement talks over a sexual harassment lawsuit against him, as petitions circulated to recall the former Democratic congressman who has been besieged by allegations from more than a dozen women. [News Source]

San Diego mayor out of sight as talks to settle sex harassment suit proceed
Tuesday August 20th 2013, 5:28 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

By Marty Graham SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - Embattled San Diego Mayor Bob Filner dropped out of sight on Tuesday as settlement talks mediated by a former federal judge continued for a second day in the sexual harassment lawsuit brought against him and the city by his one-time press secretary. Discussions aimed at reaching a settlement of the litigation began on Monday at a downtown San Diego office ... [News Source]

SHERIFF'S OFFICIAL: Georgia school gunman had assault rifle
Tuesday August 20th 2013, 5:01 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

School officials say all students have been accounted for. [News Source]

"iCarly" lawsuit relocated
Tuesday August 20th 2013, 4:11 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

A lawsuit linked to a two-vehicle accident that injured teen pop star Miranda Cosgrove has been removed from Madison County, and will now be heard in U.S. District Court in East St. Louis. [News Source]