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Red Bull wins ruling against suit claiming improper training led to woman's injury from falling product at C-store

By Shanice Harris | Mar 22, 2019

The U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida has ruled in favor of Red Bull Distribution Company after it filed a motion to dismiss a woman's allegations that she was struck in the head by a container of the energy drink after it fell from a Florida convenience store shelf.

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Servicemembers with alleged hearing loss are suing 3M over earplugs; Six cases recently filed in Philadelphia

By Nicholas Malfitano | Mar 19, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – Minnesota-based 3M finds itself the target of litigation from U.S. military veterans nationwide, who claim the company’s Combat-Arms Earplugs, worn by troops from 2003-2015, were the proximate cause of hearing damage and deafness to countless military service members.

RJ Reynolds and Philip Morris hit with a $37 million smoker's verdict

By Glenn Minnis | Mar 11, 2019

FORT LAUDERDALE - Rita Mahfuz never had a chance to fend off her nearly two pack a day cigarette addiction, a Broward County jury ruled in rewarding her estate $37 million in damages on Feb. 28, in a suit that found both R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris liable.

Mistrial declared in Florida bar trial; Plaintiff had sought more than $46 million

By Glenn Minnis | Mar 2, 2019

After three days and more than 10 hours of deliberations failed to produce a consensus verdict, Florida Circuit Court Judge Kevin Carroll declared a mistrial in a hit-and-run case involving a local woman now left “a prisoner in her own body.”

Trial lawyer: Design flaw makes e-cigarettes dangerous

By Florida Record Submission | Feb 28, 2019

Though e-cigarettes are being marketed as a safer alternative to tobacco smoking, design flaws in the products can cause severe injuries or even kill their users, an attorney representing several plaintiffs in personal-injury cases said.

Guest alleges Madeira Beach motel/resort's negligence led to injures

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 26, 2019

CLEARWATER — A guest is suing a Madeira Beach motel/resort owner, alleging negligence and premises liability led to injuries for the plaintiff.

Customer alleges Aldi's negligence led to fall at Oldsmar store

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 26, 2019

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County woman is suing Aldi, alleging negligence led to a fall in the defendant's Oldsmar grocery store..

Visitor alleges Largo condominium complex owner's negligence caused fall

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 26, 2019

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County woman is suing a Largo condominium complex owner, alleging negligence and premises liability.

Customer alleges Aldi's negligence caused fall, injuries

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 25, 2019

ORLANDO — An Orange County woman is suing Aldi. alleging negligence and premises liability led to injuries for the plaintiff.

Electrical power line operator accused of negligently injuring man

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 25, 2019

ORLANDO — An Orange County man is suing an electrical power line operator, alleging negligence caused the plaintiff to be shocked.

Jurors award plaintiff $2.5 million in lung cancer death; Plaintiff sought $8 million from Philip Morris

By John Sammon | Feb 22, 2019

MIAMI - Jurors on Friday hit cigarette maker Philp Morris with a $2.5 million damage award to the family of Ulysee Holliman finding the company liable for Holliman’s death from lung cancer in 1993.

Orlando motorist alleges another driver's negligence caused rear-end crash

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 21, 2019

ORLANDO — An Orlando woman is suing a motorist, alleging his negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff.

Orlando motorist alleges transit authority vehicle caused crash

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 21, 2019

ORLANDO — An Orlando motorist is suing a regional transit authority, alleging negligent entrustment led to a crash that injured the plaintiff.

Motorist alleges another driver's negligence caused St. Petersburg crash

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 21, 2019

CLEARWATER — A motorist is suing another driver, alleging negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff.

Couple alleges negligence of driver, employer caused turnpike crash

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 21, 2019

ORLANDO — A Florida couple is suing a driver and employer, alleging negligence led to a Florida Turnpike crash that injured the plaintiffs.

Orange County motorist alleges another driver caused crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 20, 2019

ORLANDO — An Orange County motorist is suing a Polk County driver, alleging negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff.

Orange County motorist alleges another driver's negligence caused Orlando crash

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 19, 2019

ORLANDO — An Orange County motorist is suing another driver, alleging negligence caused a crash.

Resident alleges nursing home operators' negligence caused fall

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 19, 2019

CLEARWATER — A resident is suing Pinellas Park nursing home operators, alleging breach of duty and negligence.

Epcot patron alleges malfunctioning ride caused injuries

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 19, 2019

ORLANDO — An Epcot patron is suing Walt Disney, alleging negligence caused a ride to malfunction and cause injuries.

Visitor alleges Walt Disney theme park negligence led to monorail injuries

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 19, 2019

ORLANDO — A tourist is suing Walt Disney, alleging negligence led to monorail injuries to the plaintiff.

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