Jury awards $1.9 million to man fired after suffering amputation on the job

October 10, 2017 - The jury awarded plaintiff Leon Battle $1.9 million for retaliatory discharge and for an amputation injury he suffered on the job – he was fired for hiring a lawyer. Read More

A wake-up call: more horror stories from inside nursing homes

October 10, 2017 - The absence of a national database about elder abuse intensifies the difficulty of assessing the full extent of abuse and neglect in America’s nursing homes. Read More

Seeking justice after tragedy

October 9, 2017 - Thousands of newly licensed attorneys set up their law practices every year. Beasley Allen’s managing partner Tom Methvin advises new attorneys on the importance of creating a... Read More

Lung-related awareness days highlight environmental and occupational toxic exposure issues

October 9, 2017 - Unfortunately, our lungs carry a heavy burden when it comes to toxic exposure – often carrying the brunt of the issues it causes. Read More

Monopoly Man appears at Equifax, Wells Fargo hearings

October 6, 2017 - Senate hearings on the Equifax data breach and Wells Fargo scams were photobombed by a woman dressed as the “Get out of Jail Free” Banker Man that appears on the corner of the classic... Read More

Recent natural disasters heighten fraud awareness

October 6, 2017 - In the case of disasters, federal emergency relief funds are established with taxpayer’s dollars. Therefore, any fraudulent claims for disaster relief funds would be in direct violation... Read More

Jury awards $140 million to Plaintiff in testosterone replacement therapy litigation

October 5, 2017 - A jury in Illinois federal court awarded Plaintiff Jeffrey Konrad $140 million in litigation involving testosterone replacement therapy (TRT). Read More

Nursing home arbitration rule in limbo, leaving victims without justice

October 5, 2017 - A rule announced last year by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) would have blocked federally funded nursing homes from demanding residents and their families sign... Read More

Dietary changes provide better, safer alternative than PPIs in treating acid-related disorders

October 4, 2017 - Dietary intervention may have as much benefit as PPIs in reducing laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) – a condition that occurs in a person who has gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Read More

Smoke alarms save lives, but the type of alarm matters

October 3, 2017 - Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 8-14, focuses on steps consumers nationwide can take to prevent fires, and to stay safe if one occurs. Read More

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