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Ensuring that your business litigation is handled with professionalism and sophistication is key to protecting your business’s most sensitive information.

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Blind Uber Passenger Wins Legal Case

Blind Uber Passenger Wins Legal Case

| Commercial Litigation & Class Actions
An arbitror ordered the ridesharing company to pay Lisa Irving $1.1 million to compensate her for the economic and noneconomic damages she sustained when drivers repeatedly refused to give her rides. After about a dozen Uber drivers either refused to pick her up or otherwise harassed her, Irving said she felt “demeaned, humiliated, devalued, embarrassed,…Read the article
How a Class-Action Lawsuit Works

How a Class-Action Lawsuit Works

| Commercial Litigation & Class Actions
Class-action lawsuits seek justice for a group of individuals or entities against a single defendant. If people suffer damage from an organization, corporation, or a single person, they can file a case. The affected persons may hire an attorney to file a single legal action as a group. This legal action is known as a…Read the article
Trial Date Set in 3M Earplug Mass Tort Case

Trial Date Set in 3M Earplug Mass Tort Case

| Commercial Litigation & Class Actions
In March 2021, a federal jury in Florida will hear opening arguments in a case involving allegedly defective earplugs supplied to members of the United States Armed Forces. The earplug manufacturer, 3M Corporation, has already settled False Claims Act allegations regarding its earplugs for over $9 million. However, legal experts have pointed out that this…Read the article
Telehealth Tools and Privacy Concerns

Telehealth Tools and Privacy Concerns

| Commercial Litigation & Class Actions
Telehealth, or offering and using medical services remotely via electronic devices, is not new. But because of the global pandemic caused by the COVID-19 coronavirus and technological advances, telehealth practices are becoming increasingly popular. Virtual medical services might be convenient and cost-effective. But could they also pose potential problems, including security worries? How can telehealth…Read the article
Ikea To Pay $46 Million in Wrongful Death Claim

Ikea To Pay $46 Million in Wrongful Death Claim

| Commercial Litigation & Class Actions
The home furniture giant agreed to pay the record amount to resolve a claim that its dresser tipped over, killing a 2-year-old boy. The settlement is almost three times greater than a similar one the company reached with three families in 2016. Although the dresser was only thirty inches high, it fell onto Jozef Dudek…Read the article
3M Military Earplugs Lawsuit

3M Military Earplugs Lawsuit

| Commercial Litigation & Class Actions
The men and women who serve in the military make many sacrifices for the sake of keeping their fellow Americans safe. During times of war there are many dangers that these brave men and women face, and many affects that will follow them for the rest of their lives once they return home. One side…Read the article
Huge Class Action Filed Against United Behavioral Health

Huge Class Action Filed Against United Behavioral Health

| Commercial Litigation & Class Actions
Napoli Shkolnik PLLC Files Groundbreaking Class Action Lawsuit Against United Behavioral Health on Behalf of Providers Filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, the class action complaint alleges that the nation’s largest health insurer, United Behavioral Health, wrongfully denied mental health and substance use disorder claims by putting profits…Read the article
Firm Files $40 Million Lawsuit Against BCBS of Michigan

Firm Files $40 Million Lawsuit Against BCBS of Michigan

| Commercial Litigation & Class Actions
Filed in the United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan, the complaint alleges that the state’s largest health insurer has been underpaying and wrongfully denying claims related to treatment for substance abuse and other behavioral health disorders. Napoli Shkolnik PLLC filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Western District…Read the article
Common Tax Related Scams You Should Avoid

Common Tax Related Scams You Should Avoid

| Commercial Litigation & Class Actions
Far too many people have lost millions of dollars as well as their personal information because thy have become victims of the common tax scams that run rampant around this time of the year. Scammers use the regular mail, telephone, or email to set up individuals, businesses, payroll and tax professionals and to get personal information…Read the article
Attune Knee Implants & Complications

Attune Knee Implants & Complications

| Commercial Litigation & Class Actions
An estimated 4.4 million Americans currently rely on artificial knee implants. These implants can be used to improve mobility and joint function, especially in the elderly.  Knee replacement is one of the most common medical procedures in the U.S., and the DePuy knee replacement system has been one of the more popular options. However, after…Read the article
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