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Paul Napoli: Leadership Appointment in CO PFOA Litigation

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Napoli Shkolnik PLLC is proud to announce that Paul Napoli was named Liaison Counsel in the Colorado PFOA / PFOS Toxic Tort Litigation (Bell, et al. v. The 3M Company, et al., No. 1:16-cv-02351-RBJ) by the Honorable Judge R. Brooke Jackson of the United States District Court for the District of Colorado. Mr. Napoli was
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Opioid Crisis Costs: Is There a Cause of Action?

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This article is written by Paul Napoli and Marie Napoli; it was published in the November 16, 2017 issue of The New York Law Journal. This article discusses whether New York municipalities can bring claims against the manufacturers and distributors of opioids to recover money spent on health care and related costs. Part I provides
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Federal Regulators Approve Smart Pill

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MyCite tablets from Abilify may help doctors give better care to their patients, and they also has some interesting legal implications for dangerous drug cases. The aripiprazole tablets, which the Food and Drug Administration has approved for treatment of manic depression and schizophrenia, have tiny ingestible sensors. When the patient swallows the tablet, the sensor
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What Is The Difference Between Reasonable Care And Standard

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In personal injury law, in order to be negligent, you either have to do something to cause harm to someone else or fail to act to do something that causes their injury. This is a gray area since accidents happen all the time; finding fault and liability are not always as clear-cut as you would
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Buying Safe Holiday Gifts

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With the holidays just around the corner, chances are that you are about to start your holiday shopping (if you haven’t already done so!). However, before you hit the stores, it is important to remember that not all gifts are safe, and when purchasing presents especially for kids it is smart to keep safety in mind. Here’s
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How Safe Is Your Private Information?

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Today, the majority of people’s private information is stored in computer, or in “the cloud.” Indeed, even if you personally do not use online banking or make online purchases, a party that carries your information like Equifax could be subject to a data breach. When this happens, your personal information, including things like your name, birthday, Social
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Organic vs. Natural: What’s the Difference?

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As a consumer in the United States, you have the right to know what you are consuming. However, you may be confused by food product labels, and unsure of the difference between claims of “organic” vs “natural.” Here’s what you need to know about all-natural vs. organic in the United States What Is Organic? In
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