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February 23rd, 2016

Out-of-State Plaintiff Scores $72 Million Talcum Powder Verdict in Missouri

Another outlier verdict in the “Show Me Your Lawsuits State” this week serves to further Missouri’s growing reputation among the nation’s worst Judicial Hellholes . . . → Read More: Out-of-State Plaintiff Scores $72 Million Talcum Powder Verdict in Missouri

April 19th, 2011

Class Action Targeting Taco Bell Withers Like Shredded Lettuce under a Heat Lamp

The Alabama law firm headed by tort kingpin Jere Beasley has withdrawn its would-be class action against Taco Bell filed in California last January. . . . → Read More: Class Action Targeting Taco Bell Withers Like Shredded Lettuce under a Heat Lamp

January 31st, 2011

Alabama’s Tort King Heads to the Border

Jere Beasley, Alabama’s infamous class-action impresario and would-be Dickie Scruggs, has headed for the border. Alleging that his own law firm’s “independent” testing indicates that Taco Bell’s beef tacos include only 35% beef, Beasley is suing the fast-food chain in – you guessed it – California, the nation’s best place to have a meritless consumer class-action certified and taken seriously by a kooky judge . . . → Read More: Alabama’s Tort King Heads to the Border