Taurus Revolver Settlement

$39 Million Settlement Approved in Taurus Guns Class Action Lawsuit

A federal judge in Florida has granted approval to a class action settlement that would put an end to claims that certain handguns manufactured by Taurus USA were made with multiple defects that could cause them to discharge when dropped.

Butterball Everyday Fresh Ground Turkey

Butterball Ground Turkey Class Action Lawsuit

The USDA Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS) has announced the recall of more than 78,000 pounds of Butterball ground turkey products that may be contaminated with Salmonella Schwarzengrund, a bacterium that causes severe foodborne illness.

Roundup

Experts Conflicted on Toxicity of Roundup Herbicide

March 14, 2019 - With nearly 11,000 lawsuits alleging that Monsanto’s controversial weed killer Roundup “significantly contributes” to the development of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and Monsanto denying these claims across the board, the consensus is still out as to just how...

Roundup

Roundup Bellwether Trial Heads to Jury Phase

March 13, 2019 - A trial in which a California man alleged his use of Roundup weed killer caused his cancer was turned over to the jury on Tuesday, as both sides delivered their closing arguments in a federal court...

Pillsbury Unbleached All Purpose Flour

Pillsbury Flour Recall Class Action Lawsuit

March 12, 2019 - More than 12,000 cases of Pillsbury Unbleached All-Purpose Flour are being recalled across the U.S. by Hometown Food Company after tests revealed some samples positive for contamination with salmonella, a bacterium that causes severe cases of...

Canada Dry Ginger Ale

Canada Dry Ginger Ale Settlement

Two settlements have been reached in a class action lawsuit alleging false advertising claims by Keurig Dr Pepper that its Canada Dry Ginger Ale is “Made from Real Ginger,” and that consumers paid a premium for the soft drink.

Valsartan Recall Class Action Lawsuit

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has issued at least 3 recent nationwide recalls for the widely-prescribed blood pressure medication valsartan over concerns it may be contaminated with an impurity considered to be a “likely human carcinogen” (cancer-causing substance).

3M Combat Arms Earplugs

MDL Sought for Federal 3M Earplug Lawsuits

March 5, 2019 - Minnesota has been requested as the potential venue of a federal multidistrict litigation (MDL) for lawsuits alleging hearing loss, tinnitus, and other ear damage from 3M Combat Arms Earplugs.

Roundup

Judge Rules Monsanto Cancer Report Allowed as Evidence in California Roundup Lawsuit

March 6, 2019 - A federal judge in California on Friday ruled that the prosecution in a lawsuit alleging that Monsanto Roundup caused cancer can use an internal company report from 1999 which concluded that glyphosate, the weed killer’s active...

Kratom Pills

Sunstone Organics Recalls Kratom for Salmonella Contamination

March 4, 2019 - Springfield, Oregon-based Sunstone Organics is recalling 2 types of kratom after routine testing identified the presence of salmonella bacteria in the product, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) warned on Friday.