Dicamba is an herbicide that may be able to move offsite, damaging crops. Many farmers have filed lawsuits against manufacturers.
Paraquat’s manufacturers are facing lawsuits that allege a link between exposure to their product and an increased risk of Parkinson’s disease.
3M Combat Earplugs Lawsuit
For more than a decade, 3M sold Combat Arms earplugs to the United States military without disclosing they may have a defect that causes hearing loss and tinnitus in some users. 3M paid $9.1 million to resolve allegations that it knowingly sold defective earplugs, but this only reimbursed the government.
Product Liability Lawsuit
Product liability lawsuits are filed against manufacturers, sellers, distributors, and others for injuries caused by defective products.
Patients suffering from mesothelioma or those who have lost a loved one to the disease may be eligible to file a lawsuit against asbestos companies.
Toxic Chemical Exposure Lawsuit
When companies pollute drinking water with dangerous chemicals, communities may be able to hold them accountable by filing a lawsuit.
Juul Vaporizer Lawsuit
E-cigarette brand Juul consumers are filing lawsuits against Juul for not warning consumers about the nicotine and other potentially dangerous ingredients contained in its vaporizer oils.
Talcum Powder Lawsuit
Talc products like baby powder have been linked to ovarian cancer and mesothelioma. Thousands of women have filed lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson.
Data Breach Lawsuit
When a data breach occurs, consumers may be able to unite and file a class action lawsuit against the company that failed to protect their information.
In some cases, drone operators and manufacturers may be held liable for drone collisions that cause property damage or injuries.
When companies fail to invest in cybersecurity and are infected with a preventable strain of ransomware, they may be liable for damages suffered by those who were impacted.
Breach of Warranty Lawsuit
Breach of warranty law (or “lemon law”) allows consumers to file lawsuits against manufacturers for products that fail to live up to their warranties.