Salmonella
Empire Kosher Chicken Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 17, 1 Dead

One person is dead and seven others have been hospitalized in a Salmonella outbreak linked Empire Kosher chicken that has sickened 17 people in Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania and Virginia. A recall has not been issued. Attorney Eric Hageman, who won a…

Salmonella Bacteria
Empire Chicken May Be Source of Salmonella Outbreak

Chicken made by Empire Kosher Poultry may be the source of a Salmonella outbreak on the East Coast. Health officials, and lawyers, are investigating the potential link between chicken preoduced by the company, based in Mifflintown, Pennsylvania, and the illnesses. “Any…

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McDonald’s Salad Cyclospora Outbreak Sickens More Than 500

As the number of people sickened in the Cyclospora outbreak linked to Fresh Express salads sold at McDonald’s tops 500, food safety lawyers are pushing for answers to questions weighing on consumers minds: Is Cyclospora, a parasite historically associated with travel…

Salmonella Outbreak
La Luz Salmonella Outbreak Hospitalizes 5 in Old Town Fort Collins, CO

A Salmonella outbreak at La Luz Mexican restaurant in Old Town Fort Collins, CO has sickened six people, hospitalizing five of them, according to the Larimer County health department. Additional cases are pending. Those sickened in this outbreak ate at the…

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McDonald’s Cyclospora Lawsuits Seek Settlement Money for Victims

McDonald’s and Fresh Express Cyclospora lawsuits are seeking settlement money for people sickened in a national outbreak linked to Fresh Express salad products served at certain McDonald’s restaurants. Attorney Ryan Osterholm is a lead lawyer for these cases. He is…

Cyclospora in Fresh Express Salad Sold at McDonald’s Sickens 436

Lawyers investigating the McDonald’s Cyclospora outbreak, which has now sickened 436 people (this number climbed to 507 on August 23, 2018), say before they decided to sue, many clients endured weeks of debilitating symptoms. At least 20 (24 as of August 23,…

Romaine Lettuce E coli Outbreak
FDA: Large Cattle Farm May Be Romaine Lettuce E. coli Outbreak Source

Was the source of the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak manure from a neighboring cattle operation? The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says it might be and now E. coli lawyers are examining the implications this hypothesis could have…

Cyclospora Poisoning Outbreak
Cyclospora in Fresh Express Salad Sold to McDonald’s is Key Finding, Lawyer Says

In what Cyclospora lawyer Ryan Osterholm describes as a key development in the McDonald’s outbreak investigation, the FDA says it found Cyclospora in a bag of Fresh Express brand salad sold to McDonald’s. Osterholm and his colleagues Brendan Flaherty and Lindsay…

CDC Map of HyVee Pasta Salad Outbreak
Hy Vee Pasta Salad Salmonella Outbreak Grows to 79 Sick

Fifty-eight new cases have been reported in the HyVee pasta salad outbreak and Salmonella lawsuits are likely to follow, according to Salmonella lawyer Ryan Osterholm. Eighteen people have been hospitalized in the nine-state outbreak. Hy-Vee Pasta Salad Salmonella Outbreak Since the…

Evanston Golf Club Cyclospora Outbreak Lawsuit FAQ

Cyclospora lawyers at Pritzker Hageman are investigating an outbreak at the Evanston Golf Club in Skokie, IL. They have compiled a list of frequently asked questions about Cyclospora lawsuits. What is Cyclospora and how did I get infected with it?…

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Legionnaires’ Disease Lawyers Investigate Washington Heights Outbreak in NYC

Legionnaires’ Disease lawyers at Pritzker Hageman are investigating the fatal outbreak in New York City’s Washington Heights neighborhood that has sickened 27 people. One person has died and three remain hospitalized. “Most of the people who have been sickened in…

Cut Melons
Pre-Cut Melon Outbreak Ends But Cases for Salmonella Lawyers Continue

The Salmonella outbreak linked to pre-cut melon has ended after sickening 77 people, some of whom hired Salmonella lawyers to file suit against Caito Foods and Walmart. Thirty-six people were hospitalized in the nine-state outbreak linked to pre-cut fruit produced by Indianapolis-based…