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Fake bike helmets

With summer right around the corner, many people, including many children, are getting their bikes ready to ride. Most people know about the importance of wearing a helmet, and about the law requiring it for kids under 16 years old, but did you know that …

Injured on the Job? Workers’ Compensation Help

Workers’ Compensation Claims Have you ever been injured on the job? Have your benefits been denied? At Johnson Johnson Lucas & Middleton we want to help people navigate the complicated world of workers’ compensation. Whether you have questions about how to file a claim or …

3M Combat Earplugs Lawsuit

In 2018 3M agreed to pay the U.S. Government $9.1 million in a False Claims Act lawsuit for knowingly supplying the military with defective earplugs. From 2003 through 2015, 3M made and sold dual-ended earplugs to the U.S. military for hearing protection from close range …

Texas Man Awarded $4.8 From Ford Window Glass Lawsuit

Car accidents can change lives in an instant when they result in catastrophic or permanent injuries. Sometimes, regardless of who caused the accident, auto manufacturers can be held liable when their designs fail. In 2018, a McAllen, Texas man was awarded $4.8 million because the …

Catastrophic Injuries From Car Accidents

Have you or someone you know been in a car wreck resulting in catastrophic or very serious injuries? Even if the crash was your fault, if safety systems failed you may still be able to bring a claim against and sue the automaker based on …

Gadolinium Deposition Disease from MRI Contrast Dye

MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) is a common test to diagnose injuries to soft tissues such as muscles and organs. The contrast agent or “dye” may contain gadolinium, which is a rare earth metal. Gadolinium exposure has been linked to a serious disease called Gadolinium Deposition …

Koch Foods Paying $3.75 million to Settle Two Discrimination Suits

Koch Foods has agreed to pay $3.75 million in a class employment discrimination lawsuit filed by 11 employees and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). This ends an eight-year legal battle over claims that the poultry processing company subjected its Hispanic plant workers to harassment …

Massage Envy Sued for Sexual Battery and Gender Violence

Johnson Johnson Lucas & Middleton has handled cases in which massage therapists have sexually assaulted clients. If you or someone you know has been a victim of this outrageous conduct, please contact us. Read more about the current lawsuit