Latest Personal Injury Law News

New report singles out most litigious Illinois counties
Tuesday April 14th 2015, 7:55 pm Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

While lawsuit-filing rates in most of Illinois are at a 40-year low, they remain high in Cook and Madison counties due, in part, to asbestos cases brought by out-of-staters, a report released Tuesday by ... [News Source]

The Dust is Blowing Once Again…..this time in Arizona!
Tuesday April 14th 2015, 1:02 pm Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

On the heels of National Asbestos Awareness Week, Governor Doug Ducey of Arizona signed House Bill 2603 limiting victims’ ability to recover losses. “While victims are entitled to compensation, we must prevent double recovery from occurring in the process. I want to ensure we’re doing everything possible to create an environment of transparency and fairness […] [News Source]

Modernist gem or eyesore? NY building again stirs debate
Sunday April 12th 2015, 11:50 am Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

GOSHEN, N.Y. (AP) — From the time it was built in this quaint village 45 years ago, the county building has stirred strong opinions for its modernism-meets-Mayberry look: a geometric jumble of irregularly stacked concrete-and-glass boxes. [News Source]

Editorial: Time for straight talk from Kilgore College
Saturday April 11th 2015, 8:47 pm Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

By Longview News-Journal April 7, 2015 at 11:55 p.m. When exactly does evidence become evidence? [News Source]

Ridesharing for money now legal in AZ
Friday April 10th 2015, 8:00 am Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

Come July 3, ridesharing for money will finally be legal. [News Source]

Lynch says firefighters at fault for building fire
Thursday April 09th 2015, 8:34 pm Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

The owner of the collapsed Uptown building that burned in a recent fire says Butte-Silver Bow firefighters let it smolder until it “turned into an inferno” instead of extinguishing it beforehand. [News Source]

Baron & Budd Overtime Lawyers File Lawsuit Against DXP Enterprises, Inc. Alleging Violations of the Fair Labor …
Wednesday April 08th 2015, 4:25 pm Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

The national law firm of Baron & Budd has filed a lawsuit against DXP Enterprises, Inc. alleging that the company failed to provide workers the proper amount of overtime pay in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act . [News Source]