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Studies Show Colon Cancer in Young People is Often Misdiagnosed

We don’t typically associate cancer with young adults, but when it comes to colon cancer, diagnoses among young people are on the rise. According to the National Cancer Institute, colon cancer rates among people under 50 years of age have been steadily increasing since the 1990s. Researchers are still working to uncover why this is […]

Updates on J&J’s Proposed $8.9 billion Settlement for Talc Cancer Victims

In the latest mass tort news, Johnson & Johnson is still trying to get out of paying cancer patients who have been irreparably harmed by its deadly talc products. As of June 27, the company offered to settle thousands of lawsuits through an $8.9 billion settlement. While this may sound like good news, there’s a […]

Why Truck Accidents Are Among the Most Serious

We’ve mentioned increased dangers on the roads before on the Buttafuoco & Associates blog, including last month’s post on the sharp increase in pedestrian deaths. This month, I’ll discuss one of the most dangerous kinds of accidents on the road: truck accidents. Although large trucks account for only 5% of the vehicles on the road, […]

How to Recover Compensation When a Serious Accident Changes Your Life

Serious accidents aren’t just physically damaging–they often result in injuries and mental health symptoms that change your life in the blink of an eye. In the face of the tremendous shock that follows an accident, it can be difficult to focus on seeking compensation to pay your medical bills, but it is essential that you […]

What is Burden of Proof in a Personal Injury Case?

If you’ve ever watched a network crime drama, you have likely heard the terms like “beyond a reasonable doubt” and “burden of proof” in a courtroom scene. And if you have been injured in an accident and are wondering whether you have a personal injury case, it can be very helpful to understand what burden […]

Summer is a Time for Dangerous Water Accidents

As temperatures rise and summer arrives, people across New Jersey flock to the state’s many magnificent bodies of water to cool off. Whether it’s swimming, boating, or enjoying water sports, even amid the excitement and relaxation, it’s crucial to be aware of the potential dangers that water accidents pose. From drownings and boating mishaps to […]