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$610 Million Asbestos Trust Established for Claims Against Owens-Illinois

Owens-Illinois manufactured asbestos-containing products commonly known under the brand name “Kylo” from 1940-1958, including asbestos-containing insulation, pipe covering, and pipe insulation. Exposure to these asbestos products can cause mesothelioma, cancer, and asbestosis, among other lung and pleural diseases. Due to…

Final Approval Granted for $2.67 Billion Antitrust Settlement Against BCBS

On August 9, 2022, U.S. District Judge R. David Proctor in the Northern District of Alabama issued an order granting final approval of the $2.67 billion Blue Cross Blue Shield antitrust settlement for the Subscriber Plaintiffs. This is the final approval…

Simplifying Motorcycle or Car Injury Lawyer Contingency Fees

We've all heard the television commercials from injury firms with tag lines such as it's free (with the caveat unless we win) or guaranteeing that they don't get paid unless the victim gets paid. This is true, but what does…