How many slip and fall lawsuits are filed each year?
There are a great many civil lawsuits that are filed each year. These numbers are in the thousands in the US.
In 2006, there were over 16 million employment lawsuits that have been filed. Most of these cases were due to discrimination.
Surprisingly, almost 16 million lawsuits are filed in the United States every year. Many, of course, are frivolous, but all must be heard in some way.
There are approximately 16 million civil lawsuits filed in the United States every year. This is more than double the amount of civil cases heard in courts in other industrialized countries.
It's hard to know exactly how many lawsuits are currently pending against tobacco companies because they are on different levels, i.e., state and federal. Generally, there are around 5,000 to 10,000 lawsuits filed against tobacco companies each year.
1263 law suits.
An American Bar Association study over 10 years ago put the number at 20 million.
How many mesothelioma lawsuits have there been relating to the nuclear power plants in Eastern Canada?
According to research there have been thousands of lawsuits filed on behalf of people affected by mesothlioma which is a rare type of cancer, believed to be caused by exposure to asbestos. There have been thousands of lawsuits filed, however it is unclear how many were related to nucear power plants in Eastern Canada.
7 that i know of now.
I believe Judicial Watch may have the answer.
many have filed lawsuits like recently viacom, but its very hard with their agreements and stuff where only you would be responsible for what you upload.
There is no definitive answer to the question as there are multiple venues for lawsuits to be active in at any given time. One would need to research the statistics for the state they are interested in and the type of lawsuit that one is referring to, ( civil suit for debt, personal injury, etc.).
Many people sued the White Star Line, the company that owned the Titanic. Over 650 individuals were awarded damages amounting to over $600,000.
The vast majority of civil suits of all types are settled out of court. The estimate is 85% to 95% depending upon the nature of the litigation.
Typically, most lawsuits must be filed within 3 years of the time of the incident. Check your state guidelines on statute of limitations.
There have been several lawsuits filed over collapsing bunk beds. However, most companies issue recalls before many serious injuries with defective beds can occur. Any person being injured or killed from a defective bunk bed can file a legitimate lawsuit.
Many lawsuits were filed. Claims against the White Star Line totaled $17M (over twice what it cost to build Titanic) but the total payout was $664k. The highest claimant against the White Star Line of any other passenger was Charlotte Drake Cardeza (rescued on lifeboat 3) at $177,352.75. Her claim contains the most pages of any. Cardeza filed a claim for the lost contents of her 14 trunks, 4 suitcases, and 3 crates of baggage… Read More
How many pending employee lawsuits for Travelers Insurance Company
my landlord files too many lawsuits in retailiation against person(s) that have filed HUD complaints against it company. Is there a law against how many claims a company can bring to court, especially if they are fraudalent claims?
There are thousands of cases filed in the United States court system each year. This number could even reach the millions on any given year.
It's impossible to say how many people died from side effects of taking Yaz, but there have been a great deal of lawsuits filed, some of which were wrongful death suits, against Bayer. Below is a link to an article discussing those side effects.
It's unhealthy, addictive, many lawsuits have been filed against McDonald's, and they have lied about ingredients of their products. Also, when you eat at McDonald's you are supporting a huge chain around the world as opposed to if you eat at a local restaurant that helps your community.
Yes. I think many people have actually filed lawsuits against Disney because of their offense, but really it's how you take on the Disney movie. From what I grew up believing, Disney movies were a way to inspire not to offend.
There is no limit as long as each complaint is legitimate and not intended for purposes of harassment. If you file frivolous lawsuits you may become liable for the defendant's legal costs and punitive damages.
If the decedent owned any property the will must be filed for probate as soon as possible. Each jurisdiction has its own rule, many require a will be filed with the proper authority within 30 days.
I am not sure what you mean by "lawsuits." There is an internet rumor that the president filed lawsuits to keep his records (college transcripts, birth certificate) private, but this is untrue. He did not need to file any lawsuits, since every American has the right to keep certain documents (like medical records or college transcripts) private, and many presidents have chosen to do so. Further, the president has already released many personal documents. It… Read More
1222000 each year
Can you be sued for the balance owed to the lender after car has been repo'd and then sold that was included in bankruptcy by the co-signor in civil court?
In the United States, it is possible for anyone to file a lawsuit for almost any reason so long as they pay the filing fee. Once the replies to the lawsuits are filed, judges throw out a bunch. Many retail establishments have lawsuits filed against them constantly. The retailers' lawyers claim they have film from hidden cameras. Usually, such lawsuits are then dropped by the plaintiffs' lawyers. The plaintiffs are out lawyer's fees and court… Read More
It depends. Many people who just filed for compensation with Depuy have not even received enough back to cover the additional medical expenses. Some of these people have had to partake in separate lawsuits related to this. That payout varies according to the case.
Panama's average rain fall, is about 130''.
No one really knows...
The average pieces of hair fall out of a persons head a day is about 80 pieces.
20.000.00 law suit walmart has.
Sure they can, as many as can be filed. There is no limitation as to how many liens can be filed against one piece of property.
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Over half of the population
Yes, several. The Attorney General of Minnesota filed a suit, as did the Attorney General of California. There is also a class action suit in federal court through Hagens, Berman, Sobol and Shapiro. I imagine there are currently more and many more to come.
The bachelor in science degree is a general degree type from which many specific programs of study (majors) fall. Each have course requirements particular to themselves. The bachelor in science degree is a general degree type from which many specific programs of study (majors) fall. Each have course requirements particular to themselves. The bachelor in science degree is a general degree type from which many specific programs of study (majors) fall. Each have course requirements… Read More
Once: they meet for the first time and fall for each other immediately after.
On average about 12.7 inches.
11 days earlier
You would have to define "Windows problem." There have been many lawsuits against Microsoft for various reasons, such as anti-competitive business practices.
Around six people fall into the water every year but it could possibly be more.
States establish laws relating to SOL's for lawsuits therefore a specific answer is not possible without knowing the state in which the suit is to be filed. State statute of limitations also applies when a lawsuit is brought in a federal court, as does the right for the court to "toll" the SOL at either a state or federal level.
Maybe millions. There have been many lawsuits about the vuvuzela in the past years.
It depends on the degree type and major. The associates degree is a general degree type from which many specific programs (majors) of study fall. This is the associate of arts (AA), associate in science (AS), and the associate in applied science (AAS). Each have specific program of study that fall under them, with each having their own course requirements. It depends on the degree type and major. The associates degree is a general degree… Read More
You never know how many people are facing the same problem with a product or service. The ones who start a Class Action usually get the bigger chunk of the settlement. Came across this: SueEasy.com Apparently you can start a Class Action and if others join.. A class action lawsuit can easily be formed.
To give you a brief overview, what isn't bad about food? The incredible amount of deaths around the world directly caused by food is worrying enough. Many have tried to eat unsuccessfully and not lived long enough to tell the tale. Lawsuits have filed against supermarkets and local eateries. Our world as we know it will cease to exist if we do not stop eating.
Each season lasts for 3 months.
Roughly 235 people.