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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


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


Ovarian cancer patients appeal ruling in J&J talc lawsuits in New Jersey

January 31, 2017 - Attorneys for two women battling ovarian cancer have filed an appeal in the Superior Court of New Jersey, arguing that a trial judge erred when he excluded expert testimony about links... Read More


Samsung: Lithium-ion batteries caused Galaxy Note 7 terrifying failures

January 26, 2017 - Samsung announced this week that its internal investigation revealed lithium-ion batteries, in fact, caused overheating, fires and explosions of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones and their... Read More


Missouri Supreme Court denies requests to delay talc-related cancer trials

January 26, 2017 - The Missouri Supreme Court has denied requests by Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) and its supplier of baby powder talc to delay upcoming trials over allegations that the company's talc-based... Read More


Beasley Allen lawyer Danielle Mason selected to help lead Invokana MDL

January 25, 2017 - Danielle Ward Mason, the firm’s leading Invokana attorney, has been appointed to serve on the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee for Invokana multidistrict litigation. Read More


Amid growing concerns, FDA heightens regulatory efforts, U.S. airlines called to act on e-cigarettes’ safety risks

January 12, 2017 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will hold a two-day public workshop in April to discuss the potential safety risks of e-cigarettes, according to The Hill. The announcement comes... Read More


Missouri court denies J&J request to delay talc-related cancer trials

January 5, 2017 - The Missouri Court of Appeals has denied a request by Johnson & Johnson to delay upcoming trials of ovarian cancer claims brought by individuals and families who allege that use of the... Read More


FDA confirms electronic smoking device explosions continue to rise

December 22, 2016 - Recent data released by the FDA confirms what Beasley Allen attorneys have been reporting for months – explosions related to electronic smoking devices are growing more frequent. Read More


E-cigs, lithium-ion batteries: explosions continue causing pain

December 16, 2016 - E-cigs and their lithium-ion batteries continue exploding and leaving consumers with serious injuries and excruciating pain. Our firm is hearing increasing reports about lithium-ion... Read More


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