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Appeals Court Allows Lawsuit Against Fraudulent Conduct of AIG

A lawsuit filed against the American Insurance Group (AIG) over fraudulent handling of a workers’ compensation claim has now been given the go-ahead by an...

Alabama Jury Awards Record $9 Million in Medical Malpractice Case

An Alabama jury has recently awarded $9 million in medical malpractice case. This is the highest ever amount awarded in any medical malpractice case in...

Alabama: Man Dies of Vaping-Related Illness

Vaping and e-cigarettes like JUUL have long been touted as healthy alternatives to tobacco smoking. More recently, however, vaping has come under increased scrutiny by...

OSHA Cites Petroleum Companies for Fatal Workplace Injury

OSHA cites petroleum companies for fatal injury. The fatality occurred when an employee asphyxiated while working in a confined space at a Tuscaloosa refining facility....

Sentence in Case of Two-Year-Old’s Death Creates Scuffle at Court

On Thursday, the Jefferson County Courthouse passed judgment in a case involving the death of a two-year-old toddler. The tragic death took place in 2017....

Hit-and-Run Driver Booked for Felony in Jefferson County Jail

The Jefferson County police have booked Daniel J. Hyde, 47, for a hit-and-run accident. Hyde hit a construction worker on interstate 59/20 on Sept 29,...

Learn About Premises Liability During Fire Prevention Month

Because of increased fire hazards during the winter holiday season, October has been designated National Fire Prevention Month, in an attempt to spread awareness before...

423 Residential Homeowners File Suit Against Costello, Inc. For Faulty Design Of The Riverstone Subdivision Community

Multiple lawsuits were filed in Harris County, Texas against Costello, Inc., an engineering firm, alleging the firm’s faulty design caused severe rainwater intrusion into hundreds...