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Our Clients Speak Out in Support of New Food Legislation and the Civil Justice System

Today the American Association of Justice (AAJ) published a report detailing the need for civil legislation to change food safety policy and the role litigation plays in changing the food industry. Link to report can be found at the bottom…

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Eric Hageman Seeks Accountability for E. coli Wrongful Death

Attorney Eric Hageman says the parents of the 2-year-old who died from E. coli linked to The Learning Vine daycare facility want answers and accountability.  The Learning Vine is located in Greenwood, South Carolina. We are a Minnesota law firm…

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Lawsuit against The Learning Vine for E. coli-HUS Death

The family of a 2-year old boy who tragically died after developing complications from an E. coli infection filed a wrongful death lawsuit today in the State of South Carolina Court of Common Pleas (2015-CP-24-00794). The child attended The Learning…

Fred Pritzker Chairs Inaugural AZ Desert Produce Safety Conference

Last week, Attorney Fred Pritzker served as the keynote speaker at the 1st Annual Desert Produce Safety Collaborative Field Conference in Yuma, Arizona. The day long summit brought together food safety professionals from a variety of Arizona institutions, with the…

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Caramel Apple Listeria Lawsuit Filed in Minnesota

Today, attorney Brendan Flaherty filed a lawsuit on behalf of a man who contracted a Listeria infection (listeriosis) after eating a caramel apple purchased at Cub Foods in Cottage Grove, Minnesota. His wife is also a plaintiff. The named defendants…

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Eric Hageman and Brendan Flaherty to Chair Negligent Entrustment Seminar

Attorneys Eric Hageman and Brendan Flaherty are to co-chair a legal seminar, put on by the National Business Institute, titled “Negligent Entrustment in Auto and Trucking Injury Cases” on the 13th of April. The seminar is designed to educate attorneys…

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Fred Pritzker and Brendan Flaherty Receive “Attorneys of the Year” Awards

Attorneys Fred Pritzker and Brendan Flaherty were named “Attorneys of the Year” by Minnesota Lawyer, a legal publication. They attended the banquet yesterday and received their awards. Fred also received the Minnesota Lawyer Circle of Excellence award for winning Attorney…

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Scientific Evidence and Working with Experts

Attorneys Fred Pritzker and Brendan Flaherty participated in the Minnesota Association for Justice 2015 wrongful death seminar. Fred’s and Brendan’s presentation was entitled, “Scientific Evidence and Working with Experts.” They discussed legal issues regarding expert witness testimony and lessons they…

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Eric Hageman Named Top 100 Lawyer

Eric Hageman was named a “Top 100 Lawyer” in Minnesota by the American Society of Legal Advocates (ASLA), “an invitation-only, nationwide organization of elite lawyers.” ASLA’s exclusive membership comprises less than 1.5% of all licensed lawyers nationwide. ASLA’s Top 100…

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Attorney Eric Hageman Speaks at Truck Litigation Seminar

Attorney Eric Hageman was a faculty member for a legal seminar put on by the National Business Institute entitled “Truck Accident Litigation 101.″ His presentation gave attorneys attending the seminar some guidance on providing the best possible representation to people…

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Attorney Brendan Flaherty Presents at ABA Roundtable

Attorney Brendan Flaherty held a roundtable discussion about current trends and issues in foodborne illness litigation.  He presented with Chris Lee, a well-known and experienced lawyer who represents restaurants and other food producers. “I’ve faced Chris in litigation many times,”…

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Attorneys of the Year 2014

Attorneys Fred Pritzker and Brendan Flaherty were recognized as 2014 Attorneys of the Year by the Minnesota Lawyer newspaper. In addition, Pritzker will receive the newspaper’s Circle of Excellence award for winning Attorney of the Year award for the second…