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Mass Tort Intake Essentials

Properly executed mass tort marketing campaigns can be extremely lucrative to law firms. Due diligence goes a long way toward ensuring your success, but there are no guarantees that you will turn a profit on your investment. Dedication to smart business practices will determine your level of success in mass torts. Many items must be […]

The Jones Day Firm Data Breach

Article Provided by Ron Bush Ron Bush Consulting, Inc. 2020 was the year that was.  Was what?  It started off with a bang before the Coronavirus and COVID-19 became household words.  Marriott’s breach of 5.2 million compromised guest accounts and Twitter’s breach compromised accounts of Barack Obama, Jeff Bezos, and the like.  It ended with […]

Walden v. The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and BNY Mellon, N.A., Case No. 2:20-cv-01972 USDC (E.D. Pa.)

BANK of NEW YORK and MELLON BANK “Private Wealth Client” Fiduciary Breaches Join Feb 16, 2021″LegalCast” with lead counsel from DICELLO LEVITT GUTZLER LLC and COUNCILL GUNNEMAN. Register here: masstortnews.live/registration ____________________ The case is Walden v. The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and BNY Mellon, N.A., Case No. 2:20-cv-01972-CRE in the United States District Court for the Western District […]

Opioid Litigation Hearing

January 20th, 2021 Opioid Litigation Hearing Live from Suffolk County Court. Please follow the link below to access today’s Suffolk County New York Opioid Litigation Pre-trial hearing via MassTortNews.Live virtual streaming scheduled for Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. Live streaming of hearing password is 1105.  Click here for the LIVE feed http://wowza.nycourts.gov/VirtualCourt/st-suf.php?room=st-suf-2.

ZANTAC MDL 2924-Recent Rulings and Overall Status

Including comments by Brent Wisner, Baum Hedlund. MASS TORT NEWS January 18, 2021 Washington, DC In Re: Zantac (Ranitidine) Products Liability Litigation MDL 2924 court website JPML Initial Zantac Transfer Order, Feb. 6, 2020 By Mark A. York, Editor (MassTortNews.org) United States consumers are learning more and more that healthcare manufacturing oversight has failed to monitor […]

Traumatic Brain Injuries-A Brief Practitioner’s Guide

Article Provided by Michael Dalton Attorney at O’LEARY, SHELTON, CORRIGAN, PETERSON, DALTON & QUILLIN Traumatic Brain Injuries-A Brief Practitioner’s Guide The topic of traumatic brain injuries is so vast and expansive, one could go on for days detailing the specific ins and outs of causes, current statistics, symptoms, responses, recovery, and prevention.  This article provides […]

Surgical Stapler Recall: What You Should Know

Article Provided by Richard S. Jaffe Attorney at Cohen & Jaffe LLP Surgical staples play a critical role in many medical procedures. Skin staples are medical devices that can externally close wounds under high tension. Besides minimizing quick tissue reaction, surgical staples can also be quickly placed and pose a low risk of infection. For […]

Mass Torts vs. Class Action Lawsuits: The Real Differences

Article provided by Taylor Williams Attorney at The Advocates Injury Attorneys As an attorney whom specializes in mass tort law, one question I am frequently asked at every turn is what: exactly, is the difference between mass torts and class action lawsuits? Over the years, popular movies such as Erin Brockovich and Michael Clayton have […]