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Children of Flint and the Flint Victim Compensation Fund

Children of Flint and the Flint Victim Compensation Fund

| Environmental Litigation
The Flint Water crisis has resulted in the widespread lead poisoning of thousands of children and adults in Flint, Michigan. The failure of the government in this situation was preventable and will not impact Flint families for generations to come. One of the best ways to deal with the serious health and developmental impacts facing…Read the article
NS Attorney Jennifer Liakos Featured in the Northern California Record

NS Attorney Jennifer Liakos Featured in the Northern California Record

| Pharmaceutical Litigation
“Pfizer should educate physicians, consumers about Viagra risks, ” says Napoli Shkolnik attorney Jennifer Liakos during a recent in-depth interview with the Northern California Record. Ms. Liakos, who recently named as a member of the Plaintiffs’ Executive Steering Committee in Viagra Products Liability Litigation (MDL 2), also said that “the best results would include fair and…Read the article
Congress Leads Inquiry into Hoosick Falls Water Contamination

Congress Leads Inquiry into Hoosick Falls Water Contamination

| Environmental Litigation
Recent controversial discoveries regarding the Hoosick Falls, NY public water contamination law suit have brought to question the manner in which the state and federal government chose to deal with rectifying the issue. The U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform sent letters Wednesday to Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency…Read the article
Napoli Shkolnik and the NAACP File A Class Action Lawsuit in Flint, Michigan

Napoli Shkolnik and the NAACP File A Class Action Lawsuit in Flint, Michigan

| Environmental Litigation
The law firm of Napoli Shkolnik PLLC, on behalf of 8 Flint residents, along with the NAACP and other attorneys, have filed a class action lawsuit in the Circuit Court in Genesee County on behalf of four families and all other people and businesses of Flint, Michigan who have been harmed by exposure to toxic…Read the article
Napoli Shkolnik Files Class Action Against Quest Diagnostics and ExamOne

Napoli Shkolnik Files Class Action Against Quest Diagnostics and ExamOne

| Napoli Shkolnik News
Napoli Shkolnik PLLC has filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of Maria Vecchio in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York against Quest Diagnostics, Inc., ExamOne World Wide Inc., and ExamOne LLC (Case No. 1:16-cv05165), alleging violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and New York State Labor…Read the article
Marie Napoli Appears on Fox Business Coast to Coast

Marie Napoli Appears on Fox Business Coast to Coast

| Napoli Shkolnik News
Marie Napoli was recently invited to appear on Fox Business Coast to Coast to discuss “Are social media companies liable for terror threats?” given how the Islamic State and other extremist groups use social media to spread their message. All of the social media companies condemn attacks. Is this a question of Free Speech? Marie…Read the article
Distracted Driving as Dangerous as Drunk Driving

Distracted Driving as Dangerous as Drunk Driving

| Personal Injury
New York’s texting while driving law is one of the toughest in the nation, with a license suspension of 120 days for the first offense. Subsequent offenses may result in a license suspension of a year, depending on how long it has been since the first offense. The state justifiably believes that texting while driving…Read the article
SCE’s Powerlines — Pilots Cannot Avoid What They Cannot See

SCE’s Powerlines — Pilots Cannot Avoid What They Cannot See

| Aviation Accidents
This latest tragic and fatal aircraft wire strike crash killed both souls on board the Rutan Varieze light aircraft, registration number N80681, on May 28, 2016 in Santa Paula County. This latest event and the previous three very likely would not have happened if Southern California Edison (“SCE”) spent a fraction of the money it…Read the article
Hunter Shkolnik Press Coverage Regarding Uber

Hunter Shkolnik Press Coverage Regarding Uber

| Commercial Litigation & Class Actions
In the midst of a heated court hearing regarding lawsuits between Uber Technologies Inc. and its drivers, Hunter Shkolnik has been actively involved in the outcome of the settlement. Recently mentioned in The Recorder as the lead for the efforts taken against Uber and its many lawsuits, Hunter Shkolnik remains determined and confident to see this class…Read the article
Federal Tort Claims Act

Federal Tort Claims Act

| Personal Injury
Accidents and injuries can happen anywhere at any time. Slip and falls at the post office, the local museum, or any other similar location happen just as often as at the movie theater or the local bank. If you happen to have an accident at a property owned and maintained by the federal government, you…Read the article

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