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Thursday, June 27, 2013

Suit Filed over Fatal Ski Accident in Wyoming 959

Wrongful death is another area of
A lawsuit has been filed against the city of Casper, Wyo., and local ski patrol over the death of a five-year-old girl in a ski accident in 2010.  San-Diego-Auto-Accident-lawyer The girl and her mother had stopped in the middle of a black-diamond run to put the girl's skis back on when a snowboarder crashed into them, killing himself and the girl. The suit claims ski patrolmen had witnessed the snowboarder skiing recklessly all day and failing to stop or warn him, making them responsible for the girl's death.  San Diego personal injury attorney

2,500 Top Hatch Incubators Recalled 958

Product liability is another area of
The Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced a recall of more than 2,500 Top Hatch egg incubators by Brower due to a fire hazard. San-Diego-Auto-Accident-lawyer The company said the base of the incubator can ignite, posing a fire hazard to users. There have been three reports of fires that caused property damage, but no injuries occurred.  San Diego personal injury attorney

Pediatrician Files Suit Against Certification Exam 957

Discrimination is another area of
A pediatrician in Philadelphia has filed a discrimination lawsuit against the American Board of Pediatrics over a certification exam he failed five times. San-Diego-Auto-Accident-lawyer The suit claims that the exam fails to "adequately accommodate a cognitive disability he suffers due to a brain tumor" that prevented him from passing the exam. His five failing attempts cost him his job at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia despite a nearly spotless record, the suit says. San Diego personal injury attorney

Suit Filed over 'False' Ford Hybrid MPG Claims 955

Product liability is another area of
Ford Motors has been hit with a federal lawsuit over the MPG claims of its Fusion Hybrid. San-Diego-Auto-Accident-lawyer The suit says the company's marketing of the car's fuel economy is "false and misleading" and that it is almost impossible to maintain the 47 MPG advertised for the hybrids. Recently, automakers Hyundai and Kia have faced similar claims and were eventually ordered by the EPA to correct their advertised figures. San Diego personal injury attorney

Pennsylvania Files Suit over Penn State Sanctions 954

Premises liability is another area of
Pennsylvania governor Tom Corbett has announced that the state will file a lawsuit against the NCAA over sanctions filed against Penn State University in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky scandal.  San-Diego-Auto-Accident-lawyer Part of the sanctions include a $60 million fine, which Corbett says in the suit should be distributed to causes around the state. NCAA President Mark Emmert has been criticized for "bypassing typical investigative protocols to punish the university" in the issuance of the unprecedented sanctions. San Diego personal injury attorney