Exposure to AFFF may harm firefighters, as well as damage the environment into which it is discharged. Firefighting foams commonly contain polyfluoroalkyl compounds (PFAS), or perflourinated chemicals, which are alleged to be toxic.
Alexion Securities Class Action Lawsuit - Proposed Settlement
Motley Rice, as co-lead counsel, has negotiated a $125 million settlement to resolve securities class action claims brought on behalf of certain investors in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The action, which was commenced in late 2016 in the U. S. District Court for the District of Connecticut, alleged Alexion and certain of its executives made materially false and misleading statements and omissions with respect to the source of Alexion’s reported revenues and Alexion’s sales and marketing practices for its flagship drug, Soliris® (eculizumab).
Allergan Breast Implant Lawsuit
The FDA is reviewing claims that some women developed breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL), a rare form of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma that may have been caused by certain breast implants.
ARC Airbag Inflator Lawsuit
When the worst happens on the road, an airbag can mean the difference between life and death. What no driver expects, however, is that a faulty airbag may actually worsen their injuries or even end their life.
Artificial Tears Lawsuit
A voluntary nationwide recall was issued for EzriCare® Artificial Tears and Delsam Pharma® Artificial Tears Lubricant Eye Drops at the recommendation of the FDA due to suspected bacterial contamination.
Asbestos in Canada
Canada’s long history of asbestos mining, import and export has resulted in a rapidly increasing number of asbestos-related diseases. If you have questions or would like to explore your legal rights regarding a potential mesothelioma or asbestos lawsuit, please contact us.
Asbestos in Talcum Powder
Asbestos fibers may contaminate talc-based products, posing a potential deadly threat to you and your family. If you or a loved one developed mesothelioma or another asbestos-related disease after using a talc-based product, such as baby powder, you may be eligible.
We are committed to advocating for the rights of those suffering from the many chronic and deadly diseases such as mesothelioma and other cancers caused by asbestos exposure.
Audi Timing Chain Tensioner Lawsuits
Allegations have been raised that Audi, a Volkswagen subsidiary, withheld information from customers about timing chain tensioner defects in certain 2011-2015, 3.0 Liter TFSI models that may cause rattling and other engine damage.
Baby Formula Lawsuit
If your baby developed necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) after consuming certain cow milk-based formulas, you may have a claim.
Belviq (lorcaserin) Lawsuit
A prescription that’s supposed to help manage your weight shouldn’t worsen your overall health. But concerns that weight-loss drugs Belviq® and the extended-release version, Belviq XR®, may cause an increased risk of cancer prompted manufacturer Eisai to voluntarily withdraw them from the U.S. market in February 2020.
Birth Defects and Prescription Drugs
A number of drugs, including antidepressants, have been linked to a risk of birth defects when taken during pregnancy. If you or a loved one had a child born with a birth defect and took one of the following medications while pregnant, contact our medical birth defect lawyers to learn about your legal options.