Product Liability

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On October 20, 2017, Mrs. Goodman was driving her 2004 Jeep Liberty in her hometown of Hamilton, Ohio. As she came to a stop, a truck driver who was following closely behind Mrs. Goodman’s vehicle rear-ended her. While the impact of the collision caused serious damage to her back bumper,…

A man in a suit rides an electric BIRD rental scooter along a city street in San Diego, California

Regulating Electric Scooter Use in Atlanta 20-year-old Eric Amis Jr. was a young Atlanta resident studying for his GED while working two jobs to help pay the bills. He was an active member in his church community and was dearly loved by both friends and family. On the early morning…

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The Butler Law Firm is proud to announce that Morgan Lyndall, formerly of Goodman McGuffey, will be joining the firm as an associate attorney. “We are really excited to have Morgan join us,” said principal Jeb Butler. “She’s smart, pleasant to be around, a good writer, and I think she’d going to…

Vaginal Mesh Lawsuits The Washington Post recently described the plight of a woman who needed surgery for a prolapse of the wall between her rectum and her vagina. During the operation, her surgeon lifted and reinforced her bladder with vaginal mesh. For two years after the surgery, the patient suffered from constant pain. She…

Talcum Powder Dangers Were Covered up by Johnson & Johnson A recent investigative report by Reuters concludes that Johnson & Johnson (J&J) knew for decades that its talcum powder was contaminated with asbestos but concealed that fact from consumers. To this day, J&J denies that its talc-based products, including baby…

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The Motor Trend magazine named Sergio Marchionne, the recently-deceased former CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automotive (“FCA”), their 2019 Person of the Year–even though he fought tooth and nail against protecting customer lives. In a recent article, Forbes magazine (which is normally business-friendly) noted the irony. Jeep Fires and Explosions The…

In this post, we discuss legal issues related to airbags. While airbags are designed to save your life and reduce your injuries, airbags themselves often cause injuries; sometimes airbags fail to deploy, deploy improperly, or deploy when no accident is occurring. Under any of those circumstances, you could be entitled to…