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New FAA Airworthiness Directive Means Boeing Max 8s Unlikely to Fly Any Time Soon

Hundreds of Boeing 737 Max8s remain grounded all over the world following the discovery of defective flight control software that brought down two commercial aircraft in Indonesia and Ethiopia, killing a total of 346 passengers and crew. There was some indication in July that modifications Boeing had made to the aircraft might finally be approved [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:39-07:00August 28th, 2020|General|0 Comments

Roundup Manufacturer Faces Lawsuit Escalation in 2020

Herbicide manufacturer Monsanto and its German parent company, Bayer, may face an unprecedented number of separate, new lawsuits against them next year unless there is a significant resolution of current claims. There have already been three successful claims against Monsanto for the serious health effects caused by their product, Roundup. Roundup has been on the [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:41-07:00December 10th, 2019|General|0 Comments

Juul’s CEO Resigns Amidst Vaping Crisis

The CEO of America’s largest and most profitable e-cigarette company, Juul, has resigned, as the numbers of people dying from vaping continue to rise. Kevin Burns, the Juul CEO, has apologized for the rise of vaping related illness which may be related to the use of his former company’s products. According to figures from the [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:41-07:00October 2nd, 2019|General|0 Comments

OxyContin Manufacturer Purdue Pharma Goes Bust

Purdue Pharma, one of the largest of the opioid manufacturers that has been struggling with massive multi litigation lawsuits, has filed for bankruptcy in a controversial agreement to settle the claim against it, worth 10 billion dollars. Purdue claims that by going bankrupt, it allows the company to release its assets to help opioid victims. [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:41-07:00September 29th, 2019|General|0 Comments

Court Houses in Nashville Tennessee

When people talk about going to court in Nashville, they often talk as though there is a single courthouse in the area. However, there are actually numerous courts in the city, and courthouses can be found in some of the surrounding cities as well. State Courthouses In Nashville There are a number of state courthouses [...]

2019-05-14T06:31:08-07:00May 14th, 2019|General|0 Comments

7 Injured in Greyhound Bus Crash Bound for Nashville Tennessee

Multiple people were hurt after a Greyhound bus bound for Nashville was involved in a crash with multiple commercial vehicles on southbound Interstate 65 on Tuesday, January 16, 2017. The crash happened at about 8:40a.m. on Tuesday morning just south of Elizabethtown, KY.  Officials with the Kentucky State Police said the collision involved the bus, [...]

7 Questions to Ask Law Firms in Nashville TN

You got blindsided by an accident - now what? The first step is to reach out to a personal injury lawyer. Personal injury cases can be overwhelming, especially for people dealing with lawyers for the first time. The average compensation for a personal injury settlement is a little over $50,000. With so much money at [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:51-07:00November 13th, 2017|General|0 Comments

Pharmaceutical Firms Sued Amidst Tennessee’s Opioid Crisis

When pharmaceutical companies manufacture and market products that they know are addictive, yet fail to warn their customers, can this be regarded as a “product liability issue”? Are the companied liable for the addiction to the drugs they sell or the misery that follows addiction? Tennessee has certainly seen more than its fair share of [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:52-07:00October 27th, 2017|General|0 Comments