Latest Personal Injury Law News

Driver in fatal crash indicted, sued by victim’s family
Friday January 24th 2014, 10:35 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

LOCKPORT – A wrongful-death lawsuit was filed Friday against an 18-year-old woman who pleaded not guilty Thursday to a 23-count indictment accusing her of driving under the influence of alcohol and marijuana when she crashed her father’s car May 19, killing her passenger. [News Source]

San Diego Attorney Loses Twitter Libel Case Against Courtney Love
Friday January 24th 2014, 9:35 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

Above: Courtney Love's trial wasn't the first time a celebrity had been sued for libel over Twitter outbursts. But it was the first time a public figure had to defend a Tweet in court. [News Source]

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Investors Who Have Losses in Excess of $100,000 From Investment in Nu Skin …
Friday January 24th 2014, 9:22 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

STEVENSON, Md. -- Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the District of Utah on behalf of purchasers ... [News Source]

Lawyers clashing over NFL concussion deal
Friday January 24th 2014, 3:58 pm Filed under Vioxx lawsuit

One week after a federal judge refused to grant preliminary approval of the NFL concussion settlement, the lead negotiator for the players is engaged in an increasingly bitter campaign to beat back opposition to the $765 million deal. [News Source]

Suit: Woman lost fetus after mishap at store
Friday January 24th 2014, 12:27 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A Chicago woman has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the parent company of TJ Maxx, claiming that she lost her baby after a chair she was sitting in collapsed at the retailer’s Crestwood store in July 2012. Jasmine Taylor filed the lawsuit Thursday in Cook County Circuit Court against The TJX Companies Inc., as well as chair manufacturer Red Monkey LLC. Taylor was between 71/2 and eight ... [News Source]

Suit: Woman lost fetus after mishap at Crestwood store
Friday January 24th 2014, 12:27 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A Chicago woman has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the parent company of TJ Maxx, claiming that she lost her baby after a chair she was sitting in collapsed at the retailer’s Crestwood store in July 2012. Jasmine Taylor filed the suit Thursday in Cook County Circuit Court against The TJX Companies Inc., as well as chair manufacturer Red Monkey LLC. Taylor was between 71/2 and eight ... [News Source]

Suit: Pregnant woman loses child after chair collapse in Crestwood TJ Maxx store
Friday January 24th 2014, 12:27 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A Chicago woman has filed a wrongful death suit against the parent company of TJ Maxx, claiming she lost her baby after a chair she was sitting in collapsed at a Crestwood store. Jasmine Taylor filed the suit Thursday in Cook County Circuit Court against TJ Maxx parent company The TJX Companies, Inc., as well as chair manufacturer Red Monkey, LLC. Taylor was between 7 1/2 and eight months ... [News Source]