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Exophiala Dermatitidis Outbreak at Oncology Clinic in New York City

At least 15 cancer patients contracted Exophiala dermatitidis fungal infections after receiving port implants and IV medications from one New York City oncology clinic, according to an article in this week’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, a CDC publication. From…

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SM Fish Corp. Listeria Recall Lawsuit

Our law firm is investigating an outbreak of Listeria infections (listeriosis) linked to products made by SM Fish Corporation (“SM Fish”) of Far Rockaway, New York. The FDA suspended the food facility registration of SM Fish  after finding Listeria monocytogenes,…

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Foster Farms Salmonella Lawsuit on Behalf of Boy With Bacterial Meningitis

The morning of December 21, 2015 attorneys Fred Pritzker and Brendan Flaherty filed a lawsuit on behalf of an Arizona toddler, who suffered from a massive brain abscess caused by a Salmonella Heidelberg bacterial meningitis infection. The suit was in the United…

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FDA Finds Listeria in Central Valley Cheese Plant

A listeriosis outbreak has been associated with soft cheese products distributed by Karoun Dairies, Inc. of San Fernando, California, according to the CDC. The FDA has now found the outbreak strain of Listeria in the facility that made the cheese, which…

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Blue Bell Lawsuit Filed by Attorney Fred Pritzker

Our law firm, led by attorney Fred Pritzker, filed a lawsuit on behalf of a man who contracted a severe Listeria infection (listeriosis) manifesting in Listeria meningitis after eating Blue Bell ice cream products. The complaint asserts that the Plaintiff suffered…

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Is Listeria Meningitis Death of Baby Linked to Recall?

A newborn girl died of Listeria meningitis. She was only 6 days old. This tragedy may have been caused by food contaminated with Listeria bacteria. “Listeria is particularly dangerous for newborns,” said food safety attorney Fred Pritzker, who has helped…

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Lawyers for Meningitis, Osteomyelitis and Abscess Lawsuits

Attorneys Fred Pritzker and Ryan Osterholm are representing several people in Minnesota injured by tainted steroid injections manufactured by New England Compounding Center (NECC). To date, there are 10 CDC-confirmed cases of fungal meningitis in Minnesota and 2 confirmed cases…