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April 29, 2019

CAN I SUE MY EMPLOYER FOR EXPOSING ME TO ASBESTOS?

So, you have worked with a specific employer for some time, maybe as a plumber, shipbuilder, or home builder, or whatever it may have been. The job exposed you to asbestos, not just once but many times over a period…
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March 26, 2019

US Jury Rules Against Bayer in 2nd Roundup California Cancer Case

The first case against Bayer AG was decided in August 2018 in the San Francisco County Superior Court. A California man, Dewayne Johnson, proved his cancer was caused by Monsanto’s glyphosate-based herbicide called Ranger Pro, which is a highly concentrated…
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Mesothelioma News
March 26, 2019

Who’s getting compensated for Mesothelioma and Why

Mesothelioma impacts a wide range of people. It is cancer caused by inhaling and ingesting asbestos or asbestos-containing products over long periods of time. Here’s an overview of who is getting compensated for their pain and suffering involving mesothelioma and…
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March 25, 2019

What Must I Prove in a Mesothelioma Case?

Mesothelioma is cancer, a rare type that causes unmeasurable pain and suffering. It is cancer that is preventable but for exposure to certain chemicals, like asbestos. Over time, asbestos fibers, when inhaled or ingested, inflame internal tissue and disrupts an…
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March 20, 2019

Can I get compensation for Mesothelioma?

Mesothelioma is cancer that older people usually experience, and they experience it often because of a chemical they used at work or at home. Mesothelioma is expensive to treat. It's hard both on your finances, your body, and your mind, not…
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October 18, 2018

How Much Is a Mesothelioma Wrongful Death Claim Worth?

If you are a family member or a close loved one of a mesothelioma patient who passed away after a mesothelioma diagnosis, there is simply no amount of financial compensation that can undo such a heart-wrenching loss. Sadly, losing a loved…
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Mesothelioma News
October 18, 2018

Can I File a Lawsuit for a Testicular Mesothelioma Diagnosis?

Testicular mesothelioma is an extremely rare form of mesothelioma cancer that comprises less than one percent of all mesothelioma diagnoses. If you have been diagnosed with this rare cancer, you may be wondering whether you can file a legal claim to…
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Mesothelioma News
October 11, 2018

Asbestos Liability Case Picked Up by Supreme Court

It is something of a grand understatement to simply say that the Supreme Court has been a heavy focus of national attention in recent weeks and months. While the confirmation process of Brett Kavanaugh has justifiably dominated the headlines and…
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Mesothelioma News
September 29, 2018

Asbestos Is a Major Risk for Residents of Low-Income Housing

In recent weeks, we have covered the ongoing talc powder lawsuits claiming that Johnson & Johnson's baby powder products cause mesothelioma. This case, notably, involves one of the most influential and wealthy companies in the world. As a result, these types…
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Mesothelioma News
September 27, 2018

Latest Johnson & Johnson Mesothelioma Case Results in Mistrial

In recent weeks, The Ledger Law Firm has covered the California lawsuit filed by school counselor Carolyn Weirick, who claimed Johnson & Johnson's baby powder product caused her mesothelioma diagnosis. The plaintiff in the lawsuit argued that her diagnosis was…
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September 26, 2018

Lawsuit Argues San Diego City Officials Exposed City Employees to Asbestos for Months

In a shocking lawsuit, San Diego City officials filed a legal claim arguing that San Diego City officials exposed the employees to the harms of asbestos. Worse, these harms, the lawsuit claims, were allowed to take place for months before…
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September 26, 2018

4 Key Facts to Know on Mesothelioma Awareness Day

September 26th is Mesothelioma Awareness Day in the United States, a day meant to raise awareness for the thousands of people who are affected by this rare form of cancer every year. This annual day of awareness has been used to…
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