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Ikea Offers Free Fixes for Drawers Following Death of Two Children

Ikea is providing free anchors for its Malm drawers and chests after two children were killed when the furniture pieces fell on top of them. The furniture pieces are approximately 23 to 29.5 inches tall, which leaves toddlers and babies in danger should… Read More

Salmonella Cases Tied to Winery Events

Numerous guests became ill after attending two catered events at a winery in Florence, Arizona, this March, according to a recent article from Phoenix New Times. The newspaper wrote that the illnesses were thought to be from Salmonella poisoning and… Read More

Stryker Recall Deadline Extended

Patients who have been injured by Stryker Corporations orthopedic hip systems have until March 30, 2015 to enroll in the settlement program. The hip devices, including the Rejuvenate Hip System and the ABG II have injured patients by becoming corroded. Since… Read More

FTC Issues Warning to Deceptive Advertisers

The Federal Trade Commission announced today that it sent out a warning letter to more than 60 companies warning them of their failures to make adequate disclosures about their products in television and print ads. These letters went to companies who… Read More

Power Morcellators Linked to Serious Cancer Risk

Johnson & Johnson has requested that doctors and hospitals return all of its power morcellators after reports that the devices can spread cancer in women who have had hysterectomies or myomectomies. The Phillips Law Group is also investigating these reports,… Read More

Toyota Recalls More than 6 Million Vehicles in Europe, Asia and the U.S.

Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling more than 6 million vehicles spanning nearly 30 models in the U.S., Japan and Europe for a variety of problems, ranging from air bags not deploying to driver's seats not locking properly. The top-selling RAV4 SUV, Corolla,… Read More

J&J Settles $5.9 Million Risperdal Lawsuit Over Marketing Practices

Johnson & Johnson and Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a division of J&J, have agreed to pay $5.9 million to settle a Risperdal lawsuit that alleged the companies of improperly marketing the medication, which is primarily used to treat atypical psychological… Read More

Arizona Prisoners' Class Action Expanding?

The AP reported today that a federal appellate court will be considering whether to expand litigation in an unusual case: a class-action being brought by 13 Arizona inmates. The lawsuit challenges the quality of healthcare provided by AZ state prisons,… Read More

TARGET JANITORS CLASS ACTION SETTLED

Twin Cities janitors contracted to clean various Target stores will receive back overtime pay and damages as part of a class-action settlement reached this week with their employer, Diversified Maintenance Systems (DMS). DMS has denied any wrongdoing. The… Read More

Mobile Home Manufacturers Settle Lawsuit

According to Reuters, 21 mobile home manufacturers have agreed to pay $14.8 million to thousands of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita victims who claimed they were harmed by formaldehyde in the trailers. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) provided… Read More

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