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Paul Jacquart

Imprelis Killing Trees – Full Extent of Harm Still Unclear

The once highly-praised DuPont Herbicide Imprelis has proven to be nothing more than a nightmare for landscapers and homeowners. Instead of killing unwanted weeds and growth, the herbicide…

Paul Jacquart

Imprelis Herbicide Endangers Wisconsin Pines

Plant herbicides are supposed to be effective at killing unwanted plant growth. But a relatively new herbicide produced and sold by DuPont is causing problems across the country for also killing…

Paul Jacquart

Harley Recalls 250,000 Motorcycles for Defective Brake Lamps

On October 19, Harley-Davidson issued a recall of over 250,000 bikes due to issues with the rear brake light. The recall included certain bikes from model years 2009-2012 including Touring, CVO…

Paul Jacquart

Zicam Products Recalled – May Damage Sense of Smell

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced yesterday that it has recalled three Zicam over-the-counter cold remedy products because they may cause consumers to lose their sense of smell. The…

David Lowe

Biomet Settling Bone Stimulator Lawsuits

Biomet, Inc. has agreed to settle 24 bone stimulator lawsuits of patients who sued the medical device maker as part of their medical malpractice suits against osteopath John King, who practiced in…

Paul Jacquart

FDA: Hydroxycut Recall – May Cause Liver Damage, Other Injuries

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today issued a warning for consumers to stop using Hydroxycut products because they have been associated with liver damage, seizures, cardiovascular events, and…

David Lowe

Spring Has Arrived: Remember Riding Lawn Mower Safety

I just concluded settlement of a case in which a child had his legs run over by a riding lawn mower operated by a teenage neighbor. The substantial compensation will certainly help the child move…

Paul Jacquart

Fischer-Price Rainforest Play Yards Recalled – Dangerous

The Chicago Tribune reports that the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has recalled 200,000 Fischer-Price Rainforest Play Yards because they are dangerous to children. There were reportedly…

David Lowe

Sales of Durom Cup Hip Socket Suspended

Zimmer Holdings has suspended sales of its Durom cup hip socket, used in hip replacement surgery. Orthopedic surgeons have reportedly complained that the component fails at a high rate, while Zimmer…

Paul Jacquart

Nail Gun Dangers Persist

Our office successfully handled a nail gun injury claim over a decade ago that arose from a manufacturer’s failure to utilize certain safety features. A worker on scaffolding above our client put…