Cab guard case prompts warning labels on products

February 17, 2017 - If “heavy truck cab guard” is searched on Google, more than 1.5 million results appear. And, at least on the first page, none of those results will tell you that many of them—if not... Read More

J&J and Jansen Pharmaceuticals look to expand uses for Invokana despite growing lawsuits

February 16, 2017 - Researchers have tracked additional data about patients’ renal outcomes as a result of Invokana's link to a number of serious renal-impairing side effects including diabetic ketoacidosis... Read More

False Claims Act civil penalties increased

February 15, 2017 - Earlier this month, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced the penalties under the False Claims Act would once again increase. The increases are pursuant to The Bipartisan Budget Act of... Read More

Beasley Allen welcomes new attorney, Dr. Margaret M. Thompson

February 13, 2017 - Beasley Allen is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Margaret M. Thompson, Of Counsel in the firm’s Mass Torts Section, where she primarily focuses on the talcum powder litigation. Read More

California clear to place health warning label on Roundup

February 10, 2017 - At the end of last month, California’s Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA) cleared a major hurdle in its quest to list glyphosate as a human carcinogen, according to U.S. News &... Read More

FERA expands conspiracy liability under the False Claims Act

February 8, 2017 - Before the FERA, a person was liable under the conspiracy provision of the FCA only if that person conspired to defraud the Government by getting a false or fraudulent claim allowed or... Read More

Employment law explained by Beasley Allen lawyer Larry Golston

February 3, 2017 - Beasley Allen lawyer Larry Golston, a member of the firm’s Consumer Fraud Section, joins guest host and firm attorney Kendall Dunson to discuss employment law. Read More

More exploding devices reinforce the need to improve lithium-ion battery safety

February 2, 2017 - Only one month into the New Year and already the U.S. has witnessed recalls of products powered by exploding lithium-ion batteries. Such mounting evidence only reinforces the need to... Read More

Volkswagen 3.0-liter settlement explained

February 2, 2017 - Based on the type of car and model year, vehicle owners will be able to redeem their cars for payouts ranging from $7,000 to $14,000. The settlements, which are still subject to court... Read More

$55 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme Discovered at Two Brooklyn Medical Clinics

February 1, 2017 - Brooklyn, New York, based medical clinics Prime Care on the Bay (Prime Care) and Bensonhurst Mega Medical Care, P.C. (Bensonhurst) have pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit health care... Read More

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