Vedicts and Settlements

Accident Lawyers in Columbia, Myrtle Beach, Kingstree and Marion, South Carolina

FAMILIES OF ACTIVE DUTY MILITARY MAY SOON BE PREVENTED FROM BRINGING CLAIMS FOR MEDICAL MALPRACTICE.

January 31, 2012:  Government attorneys are seeking to expand the Supreme Court’s Feres decision to restrict not only active duty military, but also the dependents of active duty military, from seeking justice when they have been injured by the medical malpractice of military doctors.  There are

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On March 19, 2013, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in the case Mutual v. Bartlett

On Tuesday (March 19, 2013), the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case Mutual v. Bartlett, a case about generic drug liability in design defect cases.  The ruling could further extend generic drug immunity beyond the Mensing decision, rendering it almost impossible to hold a

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Claims of Local Governmental Entities Based on Out-of-State Companies Failing to Pay Local Taxes

Our attorneys, with another South Carolina law firm, represented several South Carolina governmental entities to recover a local tax against out of state sellers. 

Risperdal manufacturer Johnson Johnson is Too Big to Care about Breaking Laws

Johnson & Johnson has pushed its salespeople to promote Risperdal illegally to children and the elderly. The drug has horrible hormonal side effects for children and can be lethal for the elderly.  Johnson & Johnson's misconduct would have remained largely hidden had it not been for

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STUDY SHOWS THAT PER YEAR, BETWEEN 210,000 AND 444,000 PATIENTS SUFFER PREVENTABLE HARM AT HOSPITALS

A new study published in the Journal of Patient Safety states that between 210,000 and 444,000 patients each year who go to the hospital for care suffer some type of preventable harm that contributes to their death.  This study shows a scarry trend in medical errors at hospitals.  In 1999, the

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Failure to Monitor Positioning During Back Surgery Resulting in Blindness

Charleston, SC -- Mr. Fulda was successful in representing a twelve year-old girl who lost eyesight in her right eye after a spinal surgery for scoliosis.  He was able to show that the young girl lost her eyesight because of excessive pressure to her eye during the surgery.   He was further able

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LANDAMERICA 1031 EXCHANGE SERVICES CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT APPROVED

For information and filings concerning the class action settlement against LandAmerica officers and directors click on the documents below.

NOTE TO CLAIMANTS:  Please use Contact Form to the right to update contact information.  

COMPLAINTS

     First Amended Consol

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WHETSTONE PERKINS FULDA BOOK DRIVE A SUCCESS

February 6, 2012: Whetstone Perkins & Fulda’s winter book drive was a success, garnering 282 books that were donated to the Friends of the Richland County Public Library. 

WHETSTONE PERKINS FULDA SUPPORTS “CINDERELLA PROJECT”

March 4, 2012:  Whetstone Perkins & Fulda collected gently used formal gowns and accessories to contribute towards the SC Bar Young Lawyer Division’s annual Cinderella Project.  The project provides prom dresses to young girls who lack the financial resources to buy a gown for their high

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CAPS ON DAMAGES RUIN HEALTH CARE

Three new studies by esteemed, longtime academics in the field of medical malpractice confirm that "caps" on medical malpractice damages actually leads to more medical errors, higher health care costs and no increase in patient care physicians.  The researchrs from Northwestern University 

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