Press Room

Ingerman & Horwitz, LLP Announces Attorney Promotions

Ingerman & Horwitz, LLP announced today that David Jackson and Aaron Schwartz have been promoted to Partners effective immediately. The announcement was made today by Bruce Ingerman and Alan Horwitz, on behalf the Maryland personal injury law [...]

Ingerman & Horwitz, LLP Announces Attorney Promotions2013-07-10T10:16:11+00:00

Vaginal Mesh Jury Verdict: $11.1 Million

The first Johnson & Johnson vaginal mesh case has gone to trial, and the manufacturer lost big—the jury came back with a $3.35 million verdict.  Making things worse for Johnson & Johnson, that was only the compensatory damages [...]

Vaginal Mesh Jury Verdict: $11.1 Million2014-08-12T19:03:03+00:00

Johns Hopkins Steps Up To Right A Wrong

Like other Marylanders, we were shocked to hear about allegations against former Johns Hopkins physician Nikita Levy, a gynecologist who may have been photographing and videotaping patients.  Levy worked at the East Baltimore Medical Center, and had [...]

Johns Hopkins Steps Up To Right A Wrong2013-08-19T10:00:02+00:00

Johnson & Johnson: First Defective DePuy Hip Trial

  The first trial of about 10,000 cases over Johnson & Johnson’s defective DePuy hip replacement devices has started in Los Angeles, California.  These hip devices are from a time when Johnson & Johnson and other hip [...]

Johnson & Johnson: First Defective DePuy Hip Trial2014-08-12T18:30:37+00:00

Five Dollar Footlong Lawsuits

  A pair of New Jersey residents and their lawyer have filed what they hope will be a class action lawsuit against fast-food chain Subway.  The allegation is simple—the $5 dollar foot-long subway sandwiches are actually missing a [...]

Five Dollar Footlong Lawsuits2014-08-11T18:23:11+00:00

Consumer Alert: Deadly “Monster” Energy Drinks

  More and more reports are coming to light about dangerous highly caffeinated beverages like Monster Energy Drinks.  These are beverages that contain high amounts of caffeine, additives, and sometimes even alcohol.  The manufacturers market them directly [...]

Consumer Alert: Deadly “Monster” Energy Drinks2014-08-13T14:00:46+00:00

Nursing Home Injuries & Fraud

  A Georgia nursing home has settled fraud claims with the Department of Justice for over half a million dollars.  The settlement of $613,300.00 was made possible by the efforts of a physician whistleblower who informed the federal [...]

Nursing Home Injuries & Fraud2014-08-12T18:27:23+00:00

Subaru Recalls some 634,000 Vehicles

Subaru announced late last week that it would recall 633,842 vehicles, including Forester models made between 2009-2012, Legacy and Outback models made between 2010-2011, and Tribeca models made between 2006-2012. The reason behind the recall is to [...]

Subaru Recalls some 634,000 Vehicles2014-08-12T19:01:03+00:00

Florida Wrongful Death Case: Hit-And-Run

A lawsuit was filed in Oregon for a fatal December 2010 hit-and-run.  Mr. Toner was walking his dog in the grass when a truck swerved off the road and hit him.  Fortunately, Florida State Police tracked the [...]

Florida Wrongful Death Case: Hit-And-Run2013-08-19T11:17:26+00:00

Meningitis Outbreak Information

Between May 21 and September 26, people in Maryland and throughout the United States receiving epidural steroid injections were at risk of contracting potentially deadly fungal meningitis.  We all know the story—a compounding pharmacy in Massachusetts, which [...]

Meningitis Outbreak Information2014-08-13T13:59:46+00:00

Hot Tea: Can I File A Claim In Maryland For Burn Injuries?

The news is reporting a new beverage-spill lawsuit, this time in a Nashville, Tennessee case against Southwest Airlines.  The all-to-familiar story goes like this: Woman boards plane. Woman orders tea. Stewardess brings cup of hot water and tea [...]

Hot Tea: Can I File A Claim In Maryland For Burn Injuries?2014-08-11T18:27:32+00:00

Joint US, Canadian recall of Toro Riding Mowers

Toro Rider Mowers Recall Toro Riding Mowers issued a voluntary recall of its Toro Z® Master Riding Mowers due to fire hazard. The hazard can be caused when the traction belt wears through the mower’s fuel tank, [...]

Joint US, Canadian recall of Toro Riding Mowers2013-08-19T11:39:49+00:00

Disaster-racked Americans are finding out the insurance deck is stacked

Even before the official start of hurricane season last week, two named storms have already hit the East Coast. It’s time ask – does your homeowners insurance policy really have you covered? Last year, Hurricane Irene caused [...]

Disaster-racked Americans are finding out the insurance deck is stacked2012-05-22T18:00:48+00:00