Bad Bug Law Team Pritzker
Fayette Mall Food Poisoning Outbreak Sickens 150 in Lexington, KY

The Fayette Mall in Lexington, KY has been closed for a deep cleaning after 150 people got food poisoning after eating there. Health officials have not yet pinpointed what type of bug has caused the outbreak but believe it is…

Cyclospora
McDonald’s Cyclospora Outbreak Grows, Lawsuits Mount

The Cyclospora outbreak linked to salads sold at McDonald’s has grown to include 507 people (updated 8/23/2018), according to the latest update from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). As the outbreak grows, so does the number of…

Del Monte Vegetable Tray Cyclospora Outbreak Sickens 237

The Cyclospora outbreak linked to Del Monte vegetable trays has sickened 237 people, according to the latest update from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). A recall for the trays was issued June 15, 2018,  so retailers should…

Drug-Resistant Salmonella in Raw Turkey Sickens 90

Ninety people have been sickened by a drug-resistant strain of Salmonella linked to raw turkey products from multiple sources, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Illnesses have been reported from 26 states, 40 people have been hospitalized.…

Cyclospora Lawsuit
First Iowa McDonald’s Cyclospora Lawsuit Filed by Pritzker Hageman Attorneys

The first McDonald’s Cyclospora lawsuit in Iowa has been filed by attorneys at the national food safety law firm of Pritzker Hageman. The lawsuit, case number 05201LACV012551, was filed July 18, 2018, in Iowa District Court in Clarke County on behalf of an…

Cyclospora Outbreak
McDonald’s Cyclospora Lawsuit Filed by Pritzker Hageman Lawyers

Cyclospora lawyers at the national food safety law firm Pritzker Hageman have filed suit on behalf of an Illinois woman who was diagnosed with a Cyclospora infection after eating a salad at a McDonald’s restaurant. The lawsuit, stemming from the…

Legionella and Fatal Legionnaires Pneumonia
Washington Heights Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak in NYC: 18 Sick, 1 Dead

A Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in the Washington Heights neighborhood of New York City has sickened 18 people, killing one of them, according to city health officials. Seven people remain hospitalized. The Legionnaires’ disease attorneys at Pritzker Hageman represent clients nationwide…

Vibrio Crab Outbreak in MD, LA, PA, DC 2018
Crab in Maryland Causing Vibrio, Lawyer Investigating

Eating fresh crab meat has sickened 8 people in Maryland. Vibrio lawyer Fred Pritzker and his team are investigating. This outbreak has also sickened 4 people in Louisiana (2), Pennsylvania (1), and the District of Coloumbia (1). We are a…

E. coli Bacteria CDC Illustration
Kids Place Daycare E. coli Outbreak in Mascot, Tennessee; Law Firm Reports Update

Five children were sickened in an E. coli outbreak linked to Kids Place, Inc., in Mascon, Tennessee. Our law firm is investigating. All 5 children sickened in the outbreak attended the same daycare facility, Kids Place, Inc., Mascot, Tenn., where…

Cyclosporiasis Lawsuits Mount as Del Monte Outbreak Grows

Lawsuits stemming from the Cyclospora outbreak linked to Del Monte vegetable trays are mounting as the official case count tops 200. The outbreak now includes 212 laboratory-confirmed cases of cyclosporiasis in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa and Michigan, according to the Centers…

Hepatitis A Virus
Will Lawsuits Follow Charlotte Hardee’s Hepatitis A Outbreak?

As many as 4,000 people who visited a Hardee’s restaurant in Charlotte, NC between June 13 and 23 were potentially exposed to the hepatitis A virus, according to Mecklenburg County health officials. There are ten confirmed cases of hepatitis A among…

Legionella Bacteria
Four Seasons Palm Springs Legionnaires’ Outbreak, Lawyers Investigate

The Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at the Four Seasons 55+ community in Palm Springs, California is being investigated by noted Legionnaires’ disease lawyer Fred Pritzker. Pritzker is founding partner of Pritzker Hageman which, as one of the few law firms in…