Request for injunction filed on behalf of purchasers of Ford vehicles with alleged defects that cause sudden unintended acceleration; plaintiffs seek to have Ford issue customer guide on how to handle acceleration event while driving; proposed class actions expanded to include plaintiffs from 30 states
CHICAGO/HUNTINGTON, W.VA. (November 18, 2013) – In the latest development in an ongoing consumer lawsuit against Ford Motor Company over sudden acceleration of the company’s cars, attorneys for plaintiffs filed a motion for preliminary injunction, requesting that the court order Ford to issue a customer service advisory to purchasers and lessees of certain Ford, Lincoln, and Mercury vehicles on how to handle a sudden unintended acceleration event should it occur… Read full Press Release
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New app – available for Apple and Android devices – is valuable, portable resource on whistleblower rights and protections, with key checklists and overview of state and federal laws; app provides extra privacy and discretion for individuals reporting illegal activity.
WASHINGTON, DC (September 25, 2013) – Leading whistleblower law firm Grant & Eisenhofer P.A. has released a new mobile application for Apple and Android devices, “Whistleblower Laws: Know Your Rights”… Read full Press Release
The free app can be downloaded here for Android (requires v. 2.2 and up), and here for Apple.
Pfizer subsidiary pleads guilty to off-label marketing of powerful immunosuppresent Rapamune; settlement latest in series of major off-label whistleblower cases by G&E against Abbott, GlaxoSmithKline and Amgen
WASHINGTON, DC (July 30, 2013) – Leading whistleblower law firm Grant & Eisenhofer P.A. represented two key whistleblowers behind a $257.4 million settlement announced today between drugmaker Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Pfizer, and the U.S. Department of Justice stemming from alleged marketing abuses of Wyeth’s powerful immunosuppressant drug Rapamune… Read full Press Release
Jay Eisenhofer “continues to develop a leading reputation at both a national and international level.” He is described as a “smart and formidable securities litigator” and a “great strategist.”
Stuart Grant is described as “the best in the business” who “does a terrific job” on any case in which he is involved. “Enormously respected by the judges,” he is “the reigning king” of plaintiff lawyers in Delaware.
…from www.chambersandpartners.com May 24, 2013
U.S. wheat markets were roiled by reports in May that unauthorized genetically modified wheat developed by Monsanto Corp had been discovered growing in a field in Oregon.
With GMOs back in the news, Adam Levitt, who leads G&E’s consumer practice group, spoke with Reuters about what has changed in the decade since he began litigating crop contamination cases… Read the full June 19 Reuters interview