California Personal Injury Law Blog

September 21, 2021

Paraquat and its Link to Parkinson’s Disease

Paraquat manufacturers have known for years that there has been a link between paraquat and Parkinson’s disease. Unfortunately, these manufacturers continue to sell this harmful product, despite the serious health […]

September 21, 2021

What Pesticides are Linked to Parkinson’s Disease?

The pesticide most linked to an increased risk of Parkinson’s disease is paraquat. Several studies have shown that a person’s genetic makeup can make them more vulnerable to the effects […]

September 20, 2021

California’s Driver’s License Points System Explained

Drivers in California can see their driver’s license suspended for six months if they accumulate too many Negligent Operator Points. These points are assigned when you are convicted of a […]

September 14, 2021

Chevron, Syngenta Could Face Billions In Paraquat Claims

Chevron Corp. and Syngenta AG could face billions of dollars worth of lawsuits alleging that the herbicide paraquat caused Americans to develop Parkinson’s disease. Lawsuits have been filed almost daily […]

September 13, 2021

Fresno Diocese: Abuse Claims Against Former Bakersfield Priest ‘Credible’

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Fresno, in a letter read aloud at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Bakersfield on September 5, has said that, in their opinion, allegations of […]

September 6, 2021

AFFF Firefighting Foam Banned In Illinois, Connecticut

Aqueous film forming foam (AFFF), a type of firefighting foam which contains chemicals linked to cancer, has been banned in Illinois and Connecticut. The PFAS Reduction Act was passed unanimously […]

August 31, 2021

Dixie Fire Recovery Options: How You Can Obtain Dixie Fire Compensation

The financial recovery options for those who have suffered Dixie Fire losses can be broken down into two categories: short-term options and long-term options. Short-Term Options There are two primary […]

August 26, 2021

Millions Looking For Substitutes After Philips CPAP Recall

Millions of Americans with sleep apnea and other conditions are dealing with long delays in receiving replacements for their recently recalled Philips CPAP, BiPAP and ventilator machines. The FDA, in […]

August 26, 2021

The Paraquat Vending Machine Murders

In recent years, popular weed killer products that contain the harmful herbicide paraquat have resulted in several pending lawsuits, with the claim that exposure to paraquat has caused victims to […]

August 1, 2021

What Is The Difference Between An MDL And A Class Action?

Mass torts and class action lawsuits are similar in many ways: Many people are suing because they were harmed The people are suing the same defendant(s) The lawsuits are grouped […]