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How to Order Military Medical Records for 3M and Camp Lejeune Claims

The large number of claims being made against 3M earplugs and water contamination from Camp Lejeune means that a lot of law firms are having to request medical records for their clients at the same time. But if your firm...
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Future of 3M Earplug Lawsuit in the Balance as Lawyers Decry ‘Corrosive’ Bankruptcy Tactic

In back-to-back hearings on July 27, the federal judge overseeing more than 230,000 consolidated lawsuits against 3M Company and its subsidiary questioned whether 3M was using bankruptcy to halt the suits; while later that day in bankruptcy court, 3M's subsidiary...
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Juul E-Cigarette Market Up in Smoke After FDA Orders Them Out of U.S.

Citing its role in the rise of teen vaping, The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday, June 23, 2022, banned Juul Labs from marketing its e-cigarettes and tobacco and menthol cartridges in the U.S. On June 24, the U.S....
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U.S. Supreme Court Allows Bayer Weedkiller Cases to Continue

On June 13, the U.S. Supreme Court took no action to uphold or reject a $25 million appeals court damages award linking a popular weedkiller to cancer. The decades that Edwin Hardeman and his wife spent nurturing 56 acres of...
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How to Use the National Record Retrieval System

Click the links below to download a helpful guide on how to order medical records on our site and use our unique Dashboard.   NRR Ordering Records Dashboard Phase 1 Dashboard Phase 2
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Massive Class Certification in PFAS Case Could Have Ripple Effect Across the Country

When Kevin D. Hardwick joined the fire service, his mission was to serve his community. Forty-six years later, the Glendale, Ohio fire chief is reaching beyond smoke and deadly blazes to force companies responsible for manufacturing ‘forever chemicals’ to pay...
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Millions Awarded in Massive 3M Defective Earplug Case

Bellwether trials involving the company 3M and accusations of negligence over its earplugs continue as plaintiffs are awarded millions, but only if they prove that 3M was responsible for their hearing loss. So far, six plaintiffs have been awarded a...
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NRR’s Integration with Litify Will Simplify Your Record-Gathering Process

Litify and National Record Retrieval have integrated a two-way system that can aid a user in streamlining a medical record request. Additionally, you will also be able to access NRR’s portal to see the status of your request and can...
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Paraquat Claims Advance After Federal Judge’s Milestone Ruling

If you represent a client who was harmed by the toxic herbicide paraquat, you should be aware that a bellwether trial is anticipated for this November. Agricultural workers and farmers were handed a milestone victory in February when a federal...
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Victims of J&J Talc Powder Claims Get Crucial Backup from Washington

Attorneys for clients who were injured by talc products alleged to cause cancer will find valuable allies in Congress, where members are accusing Johnson & Johnson of nefarious trickery for an illicit dance known as the Texas Two-Step. U.S. Senate...
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