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Drug and device lawsuits: Things you need to know

Under U.S. law, all drug and medical device companies are required to test for safety and efficacy as well as provide clear warnings about the potential risks and side effects of their products. While drugs and medical devices are subject t...

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The impact of COVID-19 on Whistleblower Lawsuits

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted various aspects of our day-to-day lives, not to mention every facet of US law. There has been a multitude of ways workers have been affected by the coronavirus. As a result, there’s been an increase in r...

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Protecting your rights against workplace retaliation

Most people are already aware of the laws protecting employees from harassment and discrimination in the workplace. Many, however, do not know that these laws also exist to protect employees from retaliation. This means that it’s illeg...

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Your basic rights as an employee

All rights and obligations existing within an employer-employee relationship are covered by employment law. This includes not only current employees but job applicants and former employees as well. Federal labor law in the US safeguard...

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Know your rights as a job applicant

A job applicant is protected by legal rights even before they officially become an employee. Under state, federal, and some local laws, all employers are required to conduct a hiring process that does not in any way discriminate based on an...

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Legal actions to take if sold defective products

It can be frustrating to purchase a product that does not meet expectations. Some may break down unexpectedly after a few days while others may even cause injury to the user.  Less expensive items with defects are rarely a concern for m...

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