Tag Archives: product liability

January 28, 2014 4th Circuit published opinions

Drager as personal representative of Gross v Pilva USA, Inc.  Gross took a generic prescription medication manufactured and marketed by Pilva. He sued under Maryland state law alleging the medication cased him to suffer motion disorders. The district court granted … Continue reading

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June 24, 2013 United States Supreme Court opinions

Vance v Ball State Uuniversity Vance sued for face discrimination arguing her harasser was a supervisor. The district court ruled the alleged harasser did not have authority to hire, fire or otherwise make tangible employment decisions against Vance and granted … Continue reading

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August 29, 2012 South Carolina Supreme Court published opinions

Ballard v Roberson  Ballard formed a corporation to develop a marina. Roberson and other investors were brought in to provide capital. After the size of the proposed marina was cut in half, the investors removed Ballard from the board and … Continue reading

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August 8, 2012 South Carolina published opinions

Supreme Court Weston v Kim’s Dollar Store Weston bought a pair of UV resistant contact lenses from an unauthorized vendor. She developed an infection which left her blind in one eye. She sued the vendor and manufacturer alleging various theories … Continue reading

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June 27, 2012 South Carolina published opinions

Supreme Court In the Matter of Gloria Y Leevy Leevy, in a disciplinary agreement with the Bar, admitted ethics violations in eight matters which involved failure to prosecute cases, communicate with clients, communicate with substitute counsel failure to reconcile her … Continue reading

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