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March 2014 Archives

FDA report reveals startling increase in medical device recalls

We rely on medical professionals to provide us with the best possible care in order to ensure that we live long and healthy lives. We also rely on medical device manufacturers to build products that are both safe and reliable in order to ensure the exact same result.

Defective kids' products: Grumpy Cat toys pose choking risk

One of the most common defects among children's toys is that they pose a choking hazard. As parents know, young children can put foreign objects in their mouths in the blink of an eye, and toy manufacturers and retailers are legally obliged to follow regulations meant to prevent dangerous toys from getting into the hands of children.

Los Angeles police officer killed in truck accident

The Los Angeles Police Department is mourning the loss of one its own. The officer died in a truck accident on March 7. The officer had been with the department for 16 years, and his most recent assignment was in the Hollywood division. The LAPD also reports the man was a respected officer and family man.

Charges filed in motor vehicle accident on the California 101

Last year a man fell from a party bus on to California's 101 Freeway. Recently, a grand jury indicted the owner of the bus company on charges of vehicular manslaughter and involuntary manslaughter. The grand jury went on to say the owner was negligent in the motor vehicle accident for failing to maintain the bus.

IN THE NEWS

The Soto Verdict

Girardi | Keese attorneys have won a $2.3M verdict for a Long Beach resident run over by a Parks & Rec truck. Read more here.

The Madero Verdict

Attorney Christopher T. Aumais persuaded a San Bernardino County jury to deliver an  exceptionally high verdict in an area known for low jury awards.

A Champion of Justice

Partner Amy Fisch Solomon was a Champion of Justice in 2015, proving that success in law isn't just about the size of your verdict or settlement.

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Read about VW's emissions scandal and 
our class action against the automaker.

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