Tag: court


Court blocks bid to reinstate OSHA pandemic standard for health workers

August 29, 2022

Via: Healthcare Dive

Labor unions hoping for permanent workplace safety standards to protect healthcare staff from COVID-19 infections in the workplace were dealt a blow Friday when an appeals court denied an emergency petition they filed. Unions pushed heavily for the Occupational Safety […]


Opioid Lawyers Say Settlement May Hinge On Forcing Plaintiffs Into Class Action

September 27, 2018

Via: Forbes

A settlement binding all potential plaintiffs may be the only practical way of ending nearly 2,000 lawsuits against manufacturers, distributors and retailers of addictive opioid painkillers, said plaintiff lawyers attending a conference on opioid litigation this week. Some 1,200 lawsuits […]