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Legal Update: Regulation of E - Cigarettes

On May 5, 2016, the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced new regulations governing the sale of e-cigarettes, hookahs, dissolvable tobacco, pipe tobacco, cigars and other tobacco products (ENDS). The new rule...more

Silly chocolate milk ‘study’ leaves Terps looking like health information twerps

The University of Maryland has taken a hit to its credibility as a major research institution-and for one of the silliest reasons possible: The Terps, officials have conceded, showed almost no internal rigor nor basic...more

Must Playground Equipment & Surfaces Comply with CPSC Lead Limits for Children’s Products?

Over the past few months, numerous national media outlets have published stories about the potential health risks of a material commonly used on playground surfaces—crumb rubber. Crumb rubber is a granule material typically...more

Junk Food Junk Science Exposed

Much of the litigation our clients confront on a daily basis seems predicated on the philosophy that all predicaments, all injuries, must be the fault of someone else. There is no such thing as personal responsibility;...more

A 'Masterly' Opinion on Expert Testimony

A recent federal appellate opinion overturned a $21 million jury verdict in a product liability case based on the inadmissibility of expert testimony under Federal Rule of Evidence 702....more

Squeeze Money from Insurance Adjustors

The law offices of Mark S. Cornwall have specialized in squeezing as much money as possible for clients out of Insurance Companies for the last 28 years. Our motto is, “Make the client happy.” This is sometimes...more

Recall of the DePuy Hip Replacement Device: Know Your Rights

RECALL OF THE DePUY ASR HIP REPLACEMENT DEVICE: KNOW YOUR RIGHTS WARNING This alert is to help those persons who have been victimized, or will be victimized, by a failed hip surgery replacement implant between the years...more

Consumer Alert: Is your child’s booster seat doing its job?

Every year approximately 350 children, ages 4-7 die in car accidents in the United States. An additional 50,000 are injured. As a parent and long time member of the Coral Springs community, I am concerned about a recent...more

Foresight in Hindsight: An Insight into Ahmed v. Stefaniu and De-Biasing Legal Evaluations of Reasonable Care

Abstract: The recent Ontario Court of Appeal decision in Ahmed v. Stefaniu, [2006] O.J. No. 4185 (C.A.) is considered in detail. This case involved a jury verdict of negligence against a psychiatrist who had previously...more

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