multi-district litigation

Many adults are impacted by Type 2 diabetes (sometimes referred to as adult-onset diabetes or non insulin-dependent diabetes).  Type 2 diabetes is a chronic condition that affects the way your body metabolizes sugar.  Left untreated it can be life-threatening.  However, the condition can be managed.  Often, it can be managed through diet and exercise.  Unfortunately,

Previously, I wrote about legislation introduced into the U.S. House of Representatives to protect American consumers from dangerous and defective imported products.  The statistics are very troubling.  In 2009, 83% of the recalls announced by The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) were from foreign manufacturers.  Statistics from recent prior years are similar.

Last week,

A study by The American Association for Justice shows that eighty-three percent (83%) of the recalls announced by The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) in 2009 were from foreign manufacturers.  The results for 2008 were similar.  What happens when one of these defective foreign-made products injures someone?

The recent litigation concerning defective Chinese drywall highlights