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  • University Settles Football Concussion Lawsuits for $712,500
    University Settles Football Concussion Lawsuits for $712,500

    By: Allan M. Siegel Bowling Green State University will pay $712,500 to settle claims made by a former football player who alleged the school’s football staff failed to remove him from practice after ...

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  • CSCS Partners Named in Washington, DC Super Lawyers® List for 2016
    CSCS Partners Named in Washington, DC Super Lawyers® List for 2016

    Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. is pleased to announce that Ira Sherman , Joseph Cammarata , and Allan M. Siegel have all been honored with inclusion in the 2016 Washington, DC Super ...

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  • CSCS Now Investigating Ovarian Cancer Cases Linked to Talcum Powder
    CSCS Now Investigating Ovarian Cancer Cases Linked to Talcum Powder

    Johnson & Johnson is currently facing lawsuits from all over the country for failing to warn consumers that use of talcum powder on or near the genitals substantially increases a woman’s risk of ...

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  • Landmark $1B Concussion Settlement Upheld by Appeals Court
    Landmark $1B Concussion Settlement Upheld by Appeals Court

    By: Allan M. Siegel An estimated $1 billion plan to settle numerous concussion lawsuits filed by former NFL players has been upheld in a federal appeals court. This decision comes only weeks after an ...

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  • D.C. Court of Appeals Holds Metro Accountable for Slippery Station Floors
    D.C. Court of Appeals Holds Metro Accountable for Slippery Station Floors

    By: Allan M. Siegel We are all familiar with the tiled surfaces of Metro stations. What may be less familiar is the fact that, over time, the force of people’s shoes on the tiles scuffs and wears down ...

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  • Uber Settles with California, Massachusetts Drivers for up to $100 Million
    Uber Settles with California, Massachusetts Drivers for up to $100 Million

    By: Allan M. Siegel Uber, the maker of the popular ride-hailing app, recently settled a pair of lawsuits in Massachusetts and California that challenged the San Francisco-based company’s legal ...

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