Los Angeles Jury Finds Toyota Not Liable In Product Liability Case.

Relatives of Noriko Uno brought a wrongful death suit against another driver and Toyota for a 2009 accident that resulted in Uno’s death.  Uno was killed when a Lexus rear ended her vehicle, following which her 2009 Camry accelerated down a residential road.  The jury deliberated for a  week following a 2 month trial.  The…

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Bye Bye Buckyballs

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has suggested that the manufactures of buckyballs, recall its product as it has received approximately 50 reports of children and teens ingesting the product.  Buckyballs are sold as a an adult desktop toy to pass the boredom of the daily desk life.  However, some teens and children use them to mimic…

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Arizona Legislature Looks To Limit Collateral Source Rule

The Collateral Source Rule is a concept in common law that prohibits the admission of evidence that a injured party’s damages were or will be compensated from some source other than the damages awarded against the Defendant.  A typical example is when the injured party uses their own medical insurance to cover their doctor bills.…

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