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What Everyone Ought to Know About E-Cigarettes

Electronic Cigarettes Are Dangerous
Their Exploding Batteries Have Hurt At Least 158 People
A man in Muskogee, Okla., was permanently disfigured when his electronic cigarette, or e-cigarette, exploded while he was using it. A man in Berlin, N.J., needed skin grafts for a leg that was burned when an e-cigarette battery exploded in his pocket. A […]

$2.7 Million Jury Verdict for Veteran Police Officer

AGE DISCRIMINATION:

After a ten (10) day jury trial, our attorneys obtained a jury verdict of $2.7 million, in an age discrimination case against the Kansas City Missouri Police Department.

The firm’s client was an experienced and well-respected officer with over 24 years on the force. When the officer was given an ultimatum to transfer out […]

Case Settled Against Local Health Enhancement Facility

SLIP & FALL:
Our attorneys settled a case involving the dangerous condition of a bathroom in a local hospital’s health enhancement center. Plaintiff, an active elderly woman, participated in several classes including aqua aerobatics. As she was walking into the bathroom from the pool plaintiff slipped on the flooring, and suffered serious injuries when she […]

Employee’s FMLA Case Settled for $100,000

FMLA:
Our attorneys settled a case brought by an employee against his employer for violating the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). Plaintiff claimed that the employer failed to give him his job back when he returned from a hospitalization and recovery from heart bypass surgery. The employee was fired the day he returned […]

Case Settled Against VA Hospital for $85,000

SLIP & FALL:
Our attorneys settled a case involving the dangerous condition of a sidewalk at the VA Hospital. Plaintiff, an active elderly woman, was bringing her husband to his doctor’s appointment when the fall occurred. As she was walking on the sidewalk near the flagpole she stepped into a hole and suffered serious […]