Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer
Posted in Firm News, Product Liability on May 5, 2016
The Desvastating Truth Behind Johnson & Johnson Talcum Powder For decades the trusted Johnson and Johnson brand of talcum powder has been used by consumers around the world. Mothers use it on their infants starting at birth, adults use it to treat discomfort, athletes use ...
Takata Airbag Recall
Posted in Firm News, Personal Injury on May 4, 2016
The Takata airbags remain the largest automotive recall in history. There are currently over two dozen brands affected by the recall. In short, Takata engineered an airbag containing ammonium nitrate. In the event of an accident, the air bag could potentially explode. Many incidents have ...
At Volkswagen, A Disastrous Dieselgate Week Promises to Become the New Normal
Posted in Firm News, Volkswagen Recall on March 14, 2016
Volkswagen experienced one of the worst weeks in its history. This past week top managers were pulled in to the scandal, Volkswagen engineers were caught improving cheat codes, CEO Michael Horn resigned, Volkswagen's home state and largest shareholder brutally criticized Volkswagen's communication strategy, American dealers ...
Mercedes-Benz Owners: Is Your Vehicle Cheating Emissions Standards?
Posted in Firm News, Product Liability on February 24, 2016
Attention Mercedes-Benz owners: contrary to the claims of the automaker, your vehicle may be producing illegal nitrogen oxide emissions. That is what is alleged in a new lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court of New Jersey. As reported by AutoBlog, the alleged fraud closely ...
Maloney & Campolo Pursuing Zofran, Invokava, and Other Dangerous Product Claims
Posted in Firm News, Product Liability on February 8, 2016
At Maloney & Campolo, we keep a vigilant eye on the on the pharmaceutical and medical device markets. While modern advances have improved the quality of life of countless people around the world, every year there are patients who are hurt by these products—patients who ...
Driver Safety: Identifying Worn Tires
Posted in Car Accident, Personal Injury on January 26, 2016
Worn tires go unnoticed as one of the biggest dangers to driver safety on the road. When tires get old and worn out, getting a flat or shredding a tire is the least of your concerns. In San Antonio, TX, poor tire care results in ...
Change Allows Texas To Handle Volkswagen Lawsuits More Efficiently
Posted in Firm News, In the News, Preserve Your Rights, Volkswagen Recall on January 19, 2016
The Volkswagen scandal rocked the headlines in 2015, as it was discovered that the world’s largest automaker had installed “defeat device” software designed to cheat U.S. emissions tests. Volkswagen now faces more than 60 lawsuits in Texas alone, and the Texas Supreme Court has issued ...
Medical Company Fails to Recall Dangerous IVC Filters
Posted in Firm News, Personal Injury, Product Liability on January 5, 2016
Manufacturers of medical devices have an obligation to make sure that the products they produce are as safe as possible. If a dangerous issue is discovered, they should work promptly to fix the problem or remove the product from the market. Unfortunately, these manufacturers often ...
New DiCaprio Movie About Volkswagen Emissions Scandal
Posted in Firm News, In the News, Volkswagen Recall on December 11, 2015
The interim report on the Volkswagen investigation is in. Investigators state the emission cheating took place because Volkswagen simply couldn’t find a solution to meet EPA regulations. Multiple representatives from VW are suspended for participating in the act of installing the devices. A New Movie ...
This Week In Car Recalls
Posted in Car Accident, In the News, Volkswagen Recall on November 11, 2015
Between defective airbags, cheating emissions standards, and a wide variety of other issues, the last few months have been particularly busy for federal auto industry regulators. In this blog, our San Antonio personal injury attorneys take a brief look at some of the biggest stories ...