Panish Shea & Boyle LLP partner Rahul Ravipudi has been appointed to serve as Public Entity Plaintiffs' Co-Lead Counsel representing public entities, including school districts, in the Judicial Council Coordination Proceeding against electronic cigarette maker Juul Labs. The leadership appointment is detailed in a Case Management Order signed by Los Angeles County Superior Court...Read Article
Los Angeles Unified School District Files Class Action Lawsuit Against E-Cigarette Manufacturer JUUL Labs, Inc.
The Los Angeles Unified School District (Los Angeles Unified) and Panish Shea & Boyle LLP held a joint press conference in downtown Los Angeles today to announce the filing of a class action lawsuit against JUUL Labs, Inc., the leading e-cigarette manufacturer, for creating an epidemic of youth vaping that has infiltrated the second-largest...Read Article
Plaintiff David Bakos, who suffered severe injuries following a surgical procedure involving a defective Ethicon surgical stapler, has filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles County Superior Court against Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary, Ethicon, Inc., among others, for failing to manufacture a stapler free of defects as well as fraudulently marketing and selling the...Read Article
ABC News Reports On PSB Case Against Intoxicated Firefighter and the City and County of San Francisco
On November 19, 2015, ABC7 Bay Area broadcast a story on Panish Shea & Boyle LLP's lawsuit against firefighter Michael Quinn and the City and County of San Francisco. In June 2013, plaintiff Jack Frazier was riding his motorcycle facing a green light on 5th Avenue in San Francisco when he was struck by...Read Article