Judge rules discovery will proceed in GM ignition switch litigation

September 23, 2014 - U.S. District Judge Jesse M. Furman ruled on General Motors’ (GM) attempt to halt discovery efforts, which would have included the Melton v. General Motors case Read More

Erectile dysfunction drug Viagra linked to increased risk of melanoma

September 19, 2014 - A recent study published in JAMA Internal Medicine has found that men who use – or have used – Viagra have a significantly greater risk of developing melanoma compared to men who have... Read More

Jere Beasley responds to Ken Feinberg report of 19 eligible death claims in GM victim compensation fund

September 15, 2014 - The victim compensation fund established by General Motors (GM) to pay claims for injuries and deaths related to the automaker’s defective ignition switch began accepting claims August 1. Read More

Beasley Allen named to National Law Journal inaugural Elite Trial Lawyers list

September 9, 2014 - The Elite Trial Lawyers List recognizes law firms that have demonstrated the most creative and substantial work for plaintiffs, with a special focus on team effort. Read More

The defective GM ignition switch: designed and manufactured to fail?

September 8, 2014 - On this episode of The Law & You, Mike talks about the problems in how the ignition switch was designed and manufactured that can cause it to fail, and discusses some specific vehicles that... Read More

Judge rules BP’s reckless conduct and gross negligence were responsible for 2010 Gulf oil spill

September 4, 2014 - Today U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier ruled BP was guilty of reckless conduct and gross negligence in the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the largest oil spill disaster in U.S.... Read More

Actos verdict illustrates companies that co-promote drugs can be held liable for injuries, failure to warn

September 4, 2014 - A federal judge’s decision not to overturn a jury’s $9 billion verdict against Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. and Eli Lilly for withholding bladder cancer risks from doctors and patients... Read More

Rented Chevy Impala from Enterprise results in woman’s death after the “deletion” of airbags

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The discovery battle is on in the Melton case against GM for faulty ignition switch

September 3, 2014 - General Motors was ordered by the court overseeing the Melton lawsuit to produce documents related to ignition switch defect by end of September; automaker is dragging its feet on discovery Read More

Beasley Allen will help protect children with fifth annual Seat Check Saturday event

September 2, 2014 - Beasley Allen will sponsor free seat checks for parents and caregivers on Saturday, Sept. 13, to ensure children’s safety seats are properly installed in their vehicle. The event is part... Read More

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