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|Takata’s Cover-Up of Airbag Defect Could Outpace GM’s Cover-Up|
Kevin R. Dean; Motley Rice;
November 28, 2014, previously published on November 7, 2014Apparently, 10 years is about how long it takes a manufacturer to finally acknowledge that its product is killing people. That’s 10 years too long.
|Putting on Purple this November: Recognizing Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month|
Kimberly Barone Barone Baden; Motley Rice;
November 28, 2014, previously published on November 3, 2014Pancreatic cancer might not have the same name recognition as breast or colon cancer, but of the top 25 cancer killers today, it’s the only one with a five-year survival rate at six percent. Add to this that more than 45,000 United States citizens are diagnosed with this intrusive disease...
|Lead Poisoning Prevention Week and the D.C. Screening of "MisLead"|
Fidelma L. Fitzpatrick; Motley Rice;
November 28, 2014, previously published on October 20, 2014Paint on the outside and inside of homes, a student’s brass trumpet mouthpiece, vending machine trinkets, an old children’s book and lipstick.
|Shining a Light on Lung Cancer|
Anne McGinness Kearse; Motley Rice;
November 28, 2014, previously published on November 13, 2014Throughout my career, I’ve had the opportunity to work with some truly incredible people, but unfortunately it is often under very difficult and painful circumstances. Even though some are either dealing with aggressive lung cancer or coping with the loss of a loved one from this horrible...
|Holding GM Accountable|
Joseph F. Rice; Motley Rice;
November 28, 2014, previously published on October 21, 2014The statistics of GM’s recalls this year are staggering. There are more than 70 different vehicle recalls ranging from defective ignition switches to faulty tie rods and brakes, all affecting more than 26 million cars in the U.S. alone. That basically means that one out of every 10 cars in...
|Discussing The Latest In Asbestos Lung Cancer Litigation|
V. Brian Bevon; Motley Rice;
October 20, 2014, previously published on October 10, 2014As many Americans are all too aware, lung cancer continues to be the leading cancer killerin both men and women in the United States. It is mainly seen as a disease of the elderly, with more than 82 percent of those suffering 60 years of age or older. This is due in part to aggressive cancers such...
|Mesothelioma Awareness Day 2014: Recent Headlines Highlight That Asbestos Is Still a Relevant Issue|
John E. Herrick; Motley Rice;
October 8, 2014, previously published on September 18, 2014A couple of recent articles about renovation workers encountering asbestos while working on building modifications have recently caught my attention. And, with Mesothelioma Awareness Day coming up this Friday, September 26, 2014, I wanted to share some thoughts on asbestos, mesothelioma and the...
|Taking A Cue From The SEC: Wall Street Whistleblowers Need Anonymity In Addition To Awards|
Rebecca M. Katz; Motley Rice;
September 25, 2014, previously published on September 19, 2014In a recent speech given at the New York University School of Law, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder stated that the funds awarded to Wall Street whistleblowers under the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery and Enforcement Act (FIRREA) should be raised significantly in order to encourage more...
|Only in America|
Michael E. Elsner; Motley Rice;
September 25, 2014, previously published on September 23, 2014Yesterday, Arab Bank was found liable for knowingly providing material support to Hamas which substantially assisted Hamas in carrying out 24 separate terrorist attacks killing and injuring hundreds of American citizens. This case marked the very first time a financial institution has ever been...
|TVM Plaintiffs’ Verdict: Jury Finds J&J’s Ethicon Unit Liable in Bellwether Trial|
September 23, 2014, previously published on September 5, 2014Today, a Charleston, W. Va., jury found Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon Inc. division liable for injuries plaintiff Jo Huskey sustained after being implanted in 2011 with the manufacturer’s TVT-O sling, and awarded Huskey $3.27 million.