2017-06-22T20:12:09+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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First E.coli Chipotle Lawsuit Filed

National food safety attorneys Brendan Flaherty and Ryan Osterholm filed the first lawsuit in the E.coli O26 outbreak linked to Chipotle restaurants. To date (updated December 4) there have been 52 confirmed cases of E.coli 19 in 9 states: California (3),…

2017-10-03T19:48:08+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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E. coli Outbreak at Worthy Burger in Vermont Sickens 11

The E. coli outbreak linked to Worthy Burger restaurant in South Royalton Vermont has sickened at least 11 people in three states. That is an increase of two cases from last week. The patients live in Rhode Island, New Hampshire, and…

2017-06-22T20:13:27+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Nine People Sick with E. coli Infections at VT Worthy Burger

At least nine people are sick with E. coli infections after eating at the Worthy Burger restaurant in South Royalton, Vermont. While some of those people have recovered, health officials state that there is an ongoing risk of infections. Those sickened…

2017-09-20T13:42:32+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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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…

2017-06-19T13:53:02+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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E. coli Lawyers Probe Outbreak at South Carolina Childcare Unit

Our firm has begun an E. coli lawsuit investigation in the wake of an outbreak at The Learning Vine childcare center in Greenwood County, South Carolina. The basis of litigation is rooted in findings related to 14 children and family…

2017-06-26T13:41:48+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Learning Vine E. coli Outbreak Lawsuit

Update: Attorney Eric Hageman won a wrongful death settlement for a family in this outbreak. The Learning Vine daycare facility in Greenwood, South Carolina, has been associated with 4 laboratory-confirmed cases and 3 suspected cases of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli…

2017-06-19T13:35:14+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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CRE Super Bug Infections at Virginia Mason Medical Center

UPDATE: Automated Endoscope Reprocessors (AERs) May Have Contributed to Recent CRE Outbreaks. Duodenoscopes, a specific type of GI-endoscope, have been linked to recent super bug CRE outbreaks across the US, one of the most severe of which occurred at Seattle’s…

2018-01-04T11:30:58+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Can a Child Sue for E. coli and Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome?

If a child develops hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) from E. coli food poisoning, the child’s parents have the legal right to seek compensation on behalf of the child from the companies responsible. This is important because these children develop kidney…

2017-09-05T10:50:50+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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E. coli-HUS | Renal and Brain Damage

Some of the information in this post is from an article entitled, “Renal and neurological involvement in typical Shiga toxin-associated HUS” (see the citation below).  Hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) is a complication of an E. coli infection, usually E. coli…