Elaine de Valle

September 4, 2018
legal process outsourcing

Legal process outsourcing – An industry in growth.

Legal process outsourcing – An industry in growth. Legal outsourcing, also known as legal process outsourcing (LPO), is one of the largest growing fields of outsourcing in the United States and the world, according to a couple of new reports published by different organizations but reaching the same general conclusion: […]
August 20, 2018
personal injury claims

Payouts for personal injury claims are getting bigger, setting records

Payouts for personal injury claims are getting bigger, setting records Large awards in personal injury claims have been a trend for several months now as juries are apparently feeling more sympathetic for victims whose lives are turned upside down through no fault of their own after accidents, bad drugs or […]
July 16, 2018
talcum powder lawsuit

$4.7 billion talcum powder lawsuit verdict against Johnson & Johnson

$4.7 billion talcum powder lawsuit verdict against Johnson & Johnson may echo for more ovarian cancer plaintiffs Johnson & Johnson lost a major talcum powder lawsuit last week when a Missouri jury awarded $4.69 billion – including $4.14 solely in punitive damages — to 22 women who claimed their ovarian […]
June 26, 2018
hernia mesh

PA judge denies appeal on pelvic mesh medical liability award

Bristol-Myers Supreme Court case does not apply to pelvic mesh lawsuit A woman who won a $12.8 million verdict two years ago in a medical product liability case over transvaginal mesh – a pelvic mesh lawsuit – will get to keep her jury-awarded claims and damages. That’s because a Pennsylvania […]