GM Sets Aside $400 Million For Victims Fund

General Motors estimates it will need at least $400 million dollars to compensate victims of an ignition switch defect and this amount could rise by an additional $200 million depending on the number of people who actually file claims.  The victims fund will be administered by an outside official. So

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Graco Car Seat Harness Buckle

  Yielding to pressure from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Graco Corporation is conducting a recall of 1.9 million rear-facing infant seats due to faulty harness buckles. The New York Times recently reported this story which followed announcements by the Graco Corporation in early 2014 regarding similar harness buckles.

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Actor Tracy Morgan Sues WalMart

Comedian Tracy Morgan was involved in a horrible accident with a Walmart Truck and has recently filed a lawsuit against Walmart citing negligence on their part. The accident occurred on the New Jersey Turnpike left several people severely injured and killed comedian James McNair, commonly known as Jimmy Mack. The

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Los Angeles Dodgers and Brian Stow

  The trial against the Los Angeles Dodgers and two named assailants ended with a verdict in favor of Bryan Stow in the amount of $18,000.000.  According to ABC News, the jury found that the Dodgers organization was 25% responsible for the attack, and the balance of the responsibility was

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How Big A Danger Are Cell Phones In Parking Lots?

I had a past client call me this morning with an interesting story.  He was walking through a parking lot and witnessed an accident.   The cause in his opinion was cell phone use and driver inattention.  Here is his story… “I got out of my car and noticed the driver

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