The powder baby formula brand Enfamil has undergone a recent recall because of concerns around cross-contamination involving harmful bacteria. However, there hasn't been a recall for the product regarding the formula's potential risk of causing necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) in infants, which has been the drive behind multiple lawsuits against Enfamil's manufacturers, Reckitt.
Category: Mass Torts & Class Actions
As of November 2023, there are 1,920 pending cases in a multidistrict litigation (MDL) lawsuit against Elmiron manufacturers. However, no recent cases have come up within the last two months, meaning this number is likely to stay the same for the rest of the year.
If you believe you or a loved one suffered exposure to Paraquat and want to file a lawsuit in Illinois, you must prove Paraquat exposure to succeed with a case.
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- If you are injured at work you may be able to recover compensation through a workers’ compensation claim as well as by filing a personal injury claim against responsible third parties.
- A signed liability waiver may not be enough to bar your personal injury claim if willful acts or negligence caused your injuries.
- Some SSDI claims qualify for expedited processing, allowing claimants to obtain approval in a matter of days or weeks.
If you want to file a per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) lawsuit in Illinois, you may be able to do so if you are or were a firefighter using PFAS-containing foam, an airport worker exposed to PFAS-containing foam or water, or another individual with a cancer diagnosis potentially resulting from PFAS-contaminated drinking water.
The average settlement for mesothelioma victims in Illinois and across the U.S. is around $1 million to $1.4 million, but the specific amount will depend on numerous factors affecting each case, including the severity of the plaintiff's health condition and the damages sustained.
Manufacturer Mead Johnson is facing legal repercussions because of Enfamil lawsuits, which parents and caregivers began with the claim that the baby formula has caused health issues and death through necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), a serious and potentially fatal gastrointestinal illness.
The average payout for the Camp Lejeune lawsuit is currently unclear, but plaintiffs in these cases may recover settlement amounts of anywhere from tens of thousands of dollars to over a million dollars. The specific amount your claim is worth in Illinois will depend on various influencing factors that pertain to your case, including the severity of your injuries or
U.S. military service members, civilian workers, and family members of service members may be able to file Camp Lejeune lawsuits if they or a loved one has developed a medical condition related to exposure to contaminated water in Camp Lejeune. Specifically, you may be able to file a lawsuit if you or a family member lived and worked in Camp
Who qualifies for the paraquat lawsuit depends on the impact on the exposed victim's life. People in Illinois who have endured exposure to or used Paraquat and have officially received a diagnosis of Parkinson's Disease may be able to file a claim as part of the Paraquat class action lawsuit.