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Medical Malpractice Cases in California are Becoming Increasingly Alarming

By Mary Alexander & Associates, P.C. |

Few things are more disconcerting than a negligent doctor with a history of misconduct. The most alarming thing about this situation is that many patients never really know how trustworthy their doctors are. They are asked to simply take a leap of faith and hope for the best, not knowing whether certain medical professionals… Read More »

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California Sues Manufacturers of “Forever Chemicals”

California Sues Manufacturers of “Forever Chemicals”

By Mary Alexander & Associates, P.C. |

PFAS are making headlines around the world. It seems like no matter what state you find yourself in, there is a manufacturing company nearby that has been dumping toxic chemicals into the water supply with blatant disregard for the well-being of families in the area. California is no exception, and the state recently sued… Read More »

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Ebikes May Be Saving the Planet… But They are Killing Us in the Process

Ebikes May Be Saving the Planet… But They are Killing Us in the Process

By Mary Alexander & Associates, P.C. |

For years now, eBikes have been celebrated as poster children of the sustainable future – reducing our reliance on fossil fuels and lowering carbon footprints worldwide. eBikes have become common in major cities across North America and Europe. Tourists often rent eBikes by the day, allowing them to zip across Los Angeles and San… Read More »

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Suing for Injuries After Taking HIV Drugs

Suing for Injuries After Taking HIV Drugs

By Mary Alexander & Associates, P.C. |

In recent years, serious concerns have been raised about the safety of certain prescription drugs. Perhaps the most obvious example is the opioid epidemic, which swept through many neighborhoods in California. Numerous victims had their lives irrevocably altered by opioid addictions, with many losing their lives to drug overdoses. Many others spiraled into a… Read More »

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Can You Sue After Consuming Poisonous Foods

Can You Sue After Consuming Poisonous Foods?

By Mary Alexander & Associates, P.C. |

 When most residents of California head to their local supermarket and buy various items, they never expect them to be filled with poison. But when you take into account the rampant product recalls due to concerns over poison, bacteria, and other concerns, this becomes a real possibility. Often, a product is only recalled after… Read More »

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The Federal Government Finally Cracks Down on Onewheel Skateboards

The Federal Government Finally Cracks Down on Onewheel Skateboards

By Mary Alexander & Associates, P.C. |

 On November 16th, the CPSC officially warned consumers to stop using Onewheel skateboards due to the obvious risk of death and serious injury. It is something that most of us have been expecting for quite some time. In fact, some might argue that this warning should have come earlier, as the number of deaths… Read More »

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What San Jose’s New Firearm Liability Laws Mean for Injured Victims

By Mary Alexander & Associates, P.C. |

For countless years, the gun industry has enjoyed complete immunity from injury lawsuits in the United States. Regardless of how negligent gun owners have continued to become, injured victims experience considerable difficulties when attempting to sue those responsible for firearm injuries. However, things are slowly changing in the United States, and San Jose is… Read More »

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Apple Faces Lawsuits for Watch Injuries

By Mary Alexander & Associates, P.C. |

When the Apple Watch was first released several years ago, it seemed like the next big thing in the world of technology. Fast forward a few years, and the fad has faded somewhat. Not only that, but these watches have injured a tremendous number of people. Recently, Apple faced a class-action lawsuit in Oakland,… Read More »

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More School Districts Sue E-Cigarette Manufacturer for “Vaping Epidemic”

By Mary Alexander & Associates, P.C. |

In 2019, some of the biggest school districts in the entire nation filed a lawsuit against an e-cigarette manufacturer, claiming that the company targeted young children and helped spark a “vaping epidemic” among high school students. In 2021, more school districts continue to join this lawsuit, with more than 300 school districts now part… Read More »

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How a Product Liability Lawsuit Works in San Jose

By Mary Alexander & Associates, P.C. |

When people in San Jose sue companies for defective products, they file “product liability” lawsuits. Many people are becoming more familiar with this concept, as there are countless films and documentaries that have shown how massive corporations can be brought down by committed attorneys and victims who are willing to fight for their rights…. Read More »

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