It is no secret that personal injury settlements in product liability cases are not exactly pennies. In many cases, injured victims who are entitled to monetary compensation have the option to decide how they would like to receive their settlement: in a lump sum or as structured payments over a period of time. Fact: If… Continue reading Lump Sum vs. Structured Settlements: The Pros And Cons Of Compensation In A Personal Injury Case
Let’s imagine for a second that you decided that you wanted to be cool like the rest of the Millennials and purchased a fancy e-cigarette to vape and blow those massive clouds of smoke. You purchased the product and decided to blow your first dense smoke cloud, but it didn’t go too well… For some… Continue reading Product Liability vs Personal Injury: Difference EXPLAINED
If you tend to rush out to the shops to get your hands on the hottest new product, you’re not alone. There’s something very satisfying about being an early adopter, whether you’re interested in the latest cellphone, car, toy or trying new foods. Shiny new things are so much fun to play with… until the… Continue reading What Were the Products That Caused the Most Injuries in 2017?
A Riverside woman injured after her e-cigarette battery exploded in the car was awarded nearly $1.9 million in a product liability lawsuit against a major electronic cigarette distributor, its wholesaler, and the store where she bought the electronic cigarette. A Riverside County Superior Court jury awarded Jennifer Ries, 31, with nearly $1.9 million after the… Continue reading E-Cigarette Product Liability Lawsuit After Explosion Receives Nearly $1.9 Million in Compensation