Firm News

Jury Awards $25.7 Million Verdict in Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder Mesothelioma Lawsuit

On May 24th, a California jury  delivered a $25.7 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson linking use of their baby powder to mesothelioma, a deadly asbestos-based cancer. This is the second trial in as many months that has gone in favor of the plaintiff, suggesting that Johnson & Johnson’s baby powder products may be contaminated… read more

What to Do After a Hit and Run in New York City

Hit-and-runs are the very worst types of accidents for victims. Hit-and-run drivers cause injuries or even kill people and then take off – often without ever having to face consequences for their actions. Meanwhile, victims are left picking up the pieces and figuring out liability on their own. As a driver or pedestrian involved in… read more

What You Should Know About Uber and Lyft Accidents

Uber and Lyft accidents can and do happen on the streets of New York each year. With ridership constantly increasing on both apps, the prevalence of rideshare accidents is growing. Should you find yourself the victim of an Uber or Lyft accident, as a driver or passenger, speak with a qualified New York City car… read more

Who Can Be Held Responsible for Constructions Accidents in NYC?

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) investigate reports of workplace hazards, injuries, and fatalities. Additionally, OSHA also provides employers with rules and guidance to prevent employee injuries. Construction is one of the most vital and most dangerous industries in the country, and the construction industry demands a great deal of attention from OSHA officials… read more

What Could Get Your Car Accident Claim Denied?

After a car accident in New York City, drivers have several concerns including vehicle repairs, insurance claims, medical care for injuries, and possibly a lawsuit against a negligent driver. One of the most difficult aspects of dealing with any car accident is handling insurance concerns, and there are several factors that could complicate your claim… read more

Conference Season

I suppose it can be said that the month of March is the official kickoff of conference season. This month I attended two very important conferences: the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation’s (“MARF”) Mesothelioma Symposium at the National Institute of Health (“NIH”) in Bethesda Maryland and Perrin Conferences’ Cutting Edge Issues in Asbestos Litigation at the… read more

Remembering the Victims, Recognizing Survivors

Whether we are talking about Big Tobacco, the Vietnam War, Hurricane Katrina, or the hundreds of thousands of asbestos induced deaths in the United States alone, it is so important to remember the victims and recognize the survivors. On the evening of March 2nd, I attended the awards dinner presented by the Mesothelioma Applied Research… read more