About this office:
Motley Rice, one of the nation's largest plaintiffs' litigation firms, was founded by Ron Motley, Joe Rice and numerous other attorneys and support staff who performed pioneering work in the areas of asbestos, tobacco and other complex litigation. With more than 70 attorneys, assisted by hundreds of support personnel, Motley Rice is built upon advocacy for the rights of workers, consumers, families and investors and continues its efforts to hold responsible corporations and organizations that willfully and knowingly cause harm. Today, Motley Rice attorneys represent clients in litigation involving asbestos bankruptcy, mesothelioma and other occupational diseases, aviation disasters, catastrophic injury, medical devices and prescription drugs, environmental contamination, securities fraud, consumer protection, antitrust, qui tam, whistleblower, anti-terrorism and human rights. Visit www.motleyrice.com for detailed information about Motley Rice.
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Statement of Practice Summary:
Aged and Aging Elder Abuse; Appellate Practice; Asbestos Bankruptcy; Asbestos Litigation; Accidents; Automobile Accidents and Injuries; Aviation Law; Birth Control Side Effects; Burn Pit Litigation; Catastrophic Injury; Chemical Exposure; Chemical Products Liability; Civil Appeals; Civil Liability; Complex and Multi-District Litigation; Complex Litigation; Corporate Governance; Corporate Fiduciary Law; Corporate Finance; Corporate Law; Defective Defibrillators; Defective Hip Implants; Drug and Medical Device Defense; Elder Care; Elder Law; Elder Rights; Engineering Products Liability; Environmental Class Actions; Environmental Cleanup; Environmental Compliance; Environmental Contamination; Environmental Cost Recovery; Environmental Diseases; Environmental Health and Safety; Environmental Law; Environmental Liability; Environmental Litigation; Environmental Products Liability; Federal Civil Litigation; Groundwater Contamination; Hazardous Waste; Heart Device Litigation; Hernia Patch Defects; Human Rights; Investment Fraud; Investment Law; Lead Poisoning; Litigation; Lung Cancer; Manufacturers Liability; Mass Torts; Mesothelioma; Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries; Motorcycle Accidents; Nuclear Waste; Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect; Nursing Malpractice; Nursing Negligence; Occupational Cancer; Occupational Disease; Occupational Safety and Health; Oil Pollution; Personal Injury; Pharmaceutical Drugs; Plaintiffs Personal Injury; Pollution; Product Defects; Product Failure; Product Recall; Product Safety; Product Warning Labels; Products Liability; Qui Tam Litigation; Seat Belt Injury; Securities Class Actions; Securities Disclosure; Securities Finance; Securities Fraud; Securities Fraud Class Actions; Securities Law; Securities Litigation; Shareholder Agreements; Shareholder Derivative Actions; Shareholder Derivatives; Shareholder Disputes; Shareholder Rights; Solid Waste; Tire Defect Litigation; Tobacco Litigation; Tort Liability; Torts; Toxic Chemicals; Toxic Exposure; Toxic Substances; Toxic Tort Class Actions; Toxic Torts; Trial Practice; Water Pollution; Whistleblower Litigation; Antitrust; Antitrust Class Actions; Competition; Deceptive Trade Practices; Price-Fixing; Transportation.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
10 Seconds May Save Your Summer Vacation
Kevin R. Dean, July 14, 2014
It may take a couple extra seconds out of your summer vacation time this year, but taking a few small steps to ensure your family’s safety while on the road or during your vacation stay could save you from some mishaps down the road.
Supreme Court Allows BEL Claims to Proceed
Joseph F. Rice, June 11, 2014
Good news came today for claimants in the Deepwater Horizon litigation when the U.S. Supreme Court refused BP’s request to block payments under the Business and Economic Loss (BEL) Settlement Agreement while the Court considers whether or not it will review BP’s challenge of that...
Fifth Circuit Soundly Rules - But BP Wrench-Throwing Continues
Joseph F. Rice, June 3, 2014
Next week will mark eight months since claims payments through the Deepwater Horizon Settlement’s Business Economic Loss program were halted due to an October 2013 Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling in which Judge Barbier was instructed to craft a “narrowly-tailored injunction”...
Year Established: 2003
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