After Fall, Roofer with Brain Injury Receives $24.8M Verdict

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While working, a roofer fell through a skylight and suffered many injuries, including fractures and a traumatic brain injury. His lawyers said that his employers should have added more safety precautions at the worksite. The worker won a verdict of nearly $25 million. Attorney Kenneth Rothweiler said he was pleased with the verdict. Video Transcript: […]

What if My Medication is Recalled?

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If a drug company realizes that their medication is causing harmful effects, it could issue a recall. Make sure to pay attention to these recalls, as it could have serious implications for your health. What Are the Different Types of Drug Recalls? When the quality or safety of a drug has been compromised in accordance […]

Interview: Emergency Room Malpractice

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Mistakes made in the emergency room can have disastrous consequences. Asked injury attorney Nancy Winkler about emergency room malpractice, doctor error, and surgical errors, and what victims can do about it. Topics covered in this video: Is emergency room medical malpractice common? What types of malpractice occur in the ER? How do errors in the […]

Interview: Boy Scouts Bankruptcy and Sexual Abuse Claims

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What’s happening with the Boy Scouts bankruptcy and sexual abuse claims? We spoke with attorney Stewart Eisenberg to learn more about the options available for Boy Scouts who have suffered abuse from scout masters. He explained how a pending bankruptcy filing by the Boy Scouts of America could affect these claims. Topics covered in this […]

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UPDATE: Bills Challenge Pennsylvania Statute of Limitations for Victims of Sexual Assault

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What happens to victims who were sexually abused as children, and wish to seek justice as adults years later? A statute of limitations presents a roadbloack for that kind of case, and advocates for justice are encouraging the Pennsylvania Senate to amend these statutes. It was reported recently that deliberation returned back to the Senate […]

Will Congress Finally Regulate Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder?

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Johnson & Johnson is still facing quite a bit of legal heat over its alleged connection to ovarian cancer. Many lawsuits a mounting pile of evidence suggests a link between ovarian cancer and the use of baby powder—or to be more exact, talcum powder. This was brought to the attention of Congress via the House […]

Update on Johnson & Johnson Ovarian Cancer Lawsuits

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Nancy Winkler can be reached at 888-644-4288. Last year, we covered the cases involving victims of ovarian cancer filing suit against Johnson & Johnson over the alleged connection between talc in their products and the development of cancer. We recently spoke to attorney Nancy Winkler to discuss new developments in these ovarian cancer lawsuits. If […]

Interview: What You Need To Do After a Tire Blowout

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Stewart Eisenberg can be reached at 888-644-4288. What happens when a tire suddenly explodes? Is it the user’s responsibility for failing to maintain the car, or could someone else be liable? As Stewart Eisenberg explains in this video interview, the tire manufacturer may at fault for tire blowouts, especially if the tread separates from the […]

Proving Liability in a Defective Seat Belt Lawsuit

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Many months and possibly years of investigation go into a defective seat belt lawsuit. An accusation against an auto manufacturer isn’t a light matter. This was the case for one lawsuit, which awarded $5,000,000 to a claimant who accused Honda Motor Company of negligence. After a low speed rollover, the man struck his head against […]

How a Lawsuit Can Change Policies

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Harmful rules, policies, and laws won’t change by themselves. Only by seeking justice through the legal system can we change things for the better. In this video, Nancy Winkler describes a tragic case of a death at an assisted living facility. After the lawsuit, the facility changed how they respond to certain emergency situations, likely […]

“Rock of the Family” Lost Due to Medical Malpractice and Myocardial Infarction

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A doctor failed to read a man’s EKG after surgery. As a result, the patient sustained a myocardial infarction. This eventually proved fatal. A failure to diagnose a condition, as well as a misdiagnosis, can have permanent and fatal effects. The family members of lost loved ones have the right to seek justice through a […]

Medical Malpractice: Radiology Errors

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When a dangerous symptom slips through the cracks of the hospital system, medical malpractice can occur. We expect our medical staff to notice these red flags and act accordingly. In this video, Nancy Winkler explains a case she handled where a radiologist misread an X-ray and failed to diagnose cancer. As a result, a cancerous […]

Johnson & Johnson Stock Drops After Called Out (Again) About Asbestos in Baby Powder

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A special report from Reuters came out on Friday, December 14, 2018, about Johnson & Johnson regarding a dangerous product they have been selling for decades—baby powder. The report is about the company’s stubborn denial that there could be asbestos in the talc that they use for this product. This has been a problem they […]

Did Talcum Powder Cause Ovarian Cancer in Women?

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Does Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder Cause Ovarian Cancer? Studies have shown a connection between talcum powder and ovarian cancer. Some women who used products containing talc, such as Johnson & Johnson baby powder, later developed ovarian cancer. Attorney Nancy Winkler has represented some of these women. In this video, she explains what you can […]

Baby Powder and Ovarian Cancer: How Can a Lawsuit Help?

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Talcum powder, also known as baby powder or talc powder, has been linked to ovarian cancer. Nancy Winkler is an injury lawyer in Philadelphia who is helping women impacted by this product seek justice. In this video, she explains how a lawsuit can help compensate for your losses and medical costs, but it does more […]

How Does Talcum Powder Pose a Threat to Women’s Health?

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A St. Louis jury awarded 22 women $4.69 billion in compensatory and punitive damages after evidence showed that Johnson & Johnson talc powder products may have caused their ovarian cancer. But how did talcum powder products cause the disease that hurt these women? Here’s more information that could help you understand why this common hygiene […]

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Pennsylvania Adoption Law Now Allows Adoptees Rights to Their Birth Certificates

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Until now, adoptees over 18 couldn’t apply for their birth records because their adoption records were sealed. Folks that have not been adopted have always had this ability, but sadly, it was not so easy for those that were released by their birth parents. For 33 years, adoptees have been required to petition the courts […]

Can you legally park or store trucks or heavy equipment in a residential area?

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Residential neighborhoods often are protected by zoning ordinances and restrictive covenants. Zoning ordinances are created by municipal governments by cities, townships and boroughs. They regulate use of land, declaring certain areas to be residential, others commercial and others industrial. Special enterprise, agricultural, educational or medical zones may exist in some municipalities. Restrictive covenants are different. […]