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Bifolck v. Phillip Morris

United States Second Circuit
Product Liability
Remanded. The panel agreed with Bifolck that the district court misapplied the nonmutual offensive collateral estoppel standard, but the error does...
08/22/2019 17-3927

Timm v. Goodyear Dunlop Tires North America

United States Seventh Circuit
Injury & Tort Law, Product Liability, Civil Procedure
Affirmed. A lawsuit arising from a terrible motorcycle accident that alleged defects in the tires and helmets involved failed because the plaintiffs...
08/06/2019 18-2641

Nodal v. Cal-West Rain, Inc.

California Court of Appeal
Judges & Judiciary, Product Liability
Reversed for juror misconduct. In a product liability case a juror offered an opinion based on his knowledge of the irrigation equipment that was the...
07/17/2019 B285482

Echeverria v. Johnson & Johnson

California Court of Appeal
Product Liability, Injury & Tort Law
Affirmed judgment notwithstanding verdict (JNOV) in favor of Defendants in part and granted new trial. Defendants, Johnson & Johnson and Johnson &...
07/10/2019 B286283

Hernandez v. Enterprise Rent-A-Car Co.

California Court of Appeal
Product Liability, Civil Procedure, Injury & Tort Law
Affirmed. Plaintiff filed suit against Defendant for injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Plaintiff contended that Defendant was strictly...
07/08/2019 A152703

Duncan Place Owners Association v. Danze, Inc.

United States Seventh Circuit
Product Liability, Property Law & Real Estate
Revived a Seattle condominium association's claim that defective faucets in the building caused damage to the condominium property. Reversed the...
06/19/2019 17-3474

LAOSD Asbestos Cases

California Court of Appeal
Product Liability, Injury & Tort Law
Held that an automobile parts retailer was not liable for the death of both a man and his wife from complications associated with mesothelioma. He...
06/05/2019 B287831

Merck Sharp and Dohme Corp. v. Albrecht

United States Supreme Court
Product Liability, Drugs & Biotech
Clarified when federal law will preempt a state law claim that a drug manufacturer failed to warn consumers of a drug's risks. Held that this...
05/20/2019 17–290

Burch v. CertainTeed Corp.

California Court of Appeal
Product Liability, Injury & Tort Law
In a product liability case, held that a manufacturer of asbestos-cement pipe was liable to a plumber who contracted mesothelioma following many years...
04/15/2019 A151633

Gibbons v. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.

United States Second Circuit
Product Liability, Drugs & Biotech
Affirmed the dismissal of product liability claims against the maker of a blood-thinning medicine that allegedly caused patients harm. Held that the...
03/26/2019 17‐2638
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