• Introducing the Lawyers & Leaders: Class of 2017 18 Aug 2017 13:59 West Virginia Executive   By Samantha Cart In their book, “The Lawyer Myth: A Defense of the American Legal Profession,” Rennard Strickland and Frank Read wrote, “At the most pragmatic level, lawyers are society’s professional problem solvers. Lawyers are called upon to make …
  • Why “Workers’ Comp” Are Not Dirty Words: CSR and Workplace Injuries 18 Aug 2017 09:43 Triplepundit By Hattie E. James In the business world, few phrases carry as much emotional baggage as “workers’ compensation.” Those who receive it, like most people who file personal injury claims, are often stereotyped as “lazy” or “greedy.” In an ongoing effort to …
  • 56 Miller & Martin Attorneys Listed In The Best Lawyers In America 2018 Edition 17 Aug 2017 23:12 The Chattanoogan Miller & Martin announced 56 of its attorneys have been selected by Best Lawyers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2018 edition, including 43 from Chattanooga.  Attorneys named to The Best Lawyers in America were nominated and recognized by …
  • Simmons Hanly Conroy attorneys listed in Best Lawyers 2018 edition 17 Aug 2017 22:12 Today's Advantage ALTON — Simmons Hanly Conroy, one of the nation’s largest law firms focused on consumer protection and mass tort actions, announces The Best Lawyers in America has ranked 11 of the firm’s attorneys in its 2018 edition. Best Lawyers is one of the most …
  • 2018 Best Lawyers list names 15 HeplerBroom attorneys 17 Aug 2017 19:32 Telegraph EDWARDSVILLE — Multiple attorneys from Midwest litigation firm HeplerBroom made a prestigious “best” list. Included in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America are 15 individuals from the firm. Tracing its history to 1894, HeplerBroom’s commitment …
  • Smith & Nephew Birmingham Hip Resurfacing Failure 17 Aug 2017 19:28 The Legal Examiner Smith & Nephew Birmingham Hip Resurfacing Failure. Over the past ten years, metal on metal (MOM) hip implants has come under fire over their increased risk of premature failure and other serious complications. Smith & Nephew Birmingham hip …
  • Victor resident named Best Lawyer 17 Aug 2017 16:43 MPNNow Brian Zorn, of Victor, recently was included among Best Lawyers in America 2018. Zorn practices medical malpractice law, personal injury litigation and product liability litigation with Faraci Lange LLP. He has been named to Best Lawyers since 1995. Best …
  • Papaya Salmonella Victims Increase to 141 with More Possible 17 Aug 2017 06:02 NewsInferno As of August 11, 2017, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is reporting that 141 people in nineteen states have confirmed cases of strains of salmonella traced back to papayas imported from Mexico. Victims range in age from 1 to 95 with a median age of …

Personal Injury Settlement News

  • Man run over in Balboa Park gets $1M from San Diego 18 Aug 2017 01:13 Sandiegouniontribune SAN DIEGO — A man who was run over by a Balboa Park ranger last year and suffered life-threatening injuries got a $1 million settlement on Tuesday from the city of San Diego. Derrick Marable, 52, was napping on a slope near the Sixth Avenue edge of the …
  • Car owners' lawyers accuse GM of threats in ignition switch deal 17 Aug 2017 23:53 Reuters NEW YORK (Reuters) - Lawyers for car owners suing General Motors Co (GM.N) over faulty ignition switches and other defects on Thursday accused the carmaker of meddling in settlement talks and having issued threats that led to the canceling of an agreement …
  • Simmons Hanly Conroy attorneys listed in Best Lawyers 2018 edition 17 Aug 2017 22:12 Today's Advantage ALTON — Simmons Hanly Conroy, one of the nation’s largest law firms focused on consumer protection and mass tort actions, announces The Best Lawyers in America has ranked 11 of the firm’s attorneys in its 2018 edition. Best Lawyers is one of the most …