Ed Wallace Discusses Dryer Safety on NBC 5 News

November 02, 2016

  Wexler Wallace partner Ed Wallace recently sat down with NBC 5 News in Chicago to discuss dryer safety and the potential risks related to them.  [...]

Gotta Catch ‘Em All: A Look at the Pokémon Go Lawsuits

November 02, 2016

When game developer Niantic Labs released the highly-anticipated mobile app Pokémon Go this past July, it became an overnight hit. People’s social media feeds were filled with screenshots proudly showing off their latest catch, and it was hard to walk[...]

RICO Lawsuit Alleging State Farm Bankrolled Illinois Judge Gains Class Action Status

October 31, 2016

On September 16, 2016 an Illinois federal judge certified a class of State Farm policyholders who had filed a Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) lawsuit, alleging that State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. and others defrauded policyholders of[...]

Imminent Stryker Hip Implant Recall Expected?

October 06, 2016

The Stryker Corporation is expected to announce yet another Stryker hip implant recall in the wake of numerous complaints over its LFIT V40 chrome/cobalt femoral heads. According to the complaints, these femoral heads are reported to be associated with serious[...]

How Do We Stop Big Banks Like Wells Fargo from Avoiding Liability for Fraud?

September 23, 2016

  Over the past five years, Wells Fargo opened more than 2 million bogus deposit and credit card accounts in its customers’ names without their knowledge or consent.  The practice let the company reap millions by charging its customers unwanted[...]

Keep the Sun Shining In

August 18, 2016

Open Payments—a program created by the Affordable Care Act—aims to provide transparency in the health care industry by publishing data on payments made to physicians and teaching hospitals by drug and medical device manufacturers for things such as meals, gifts,[...]