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Joseph H. Saunders

New Tampa Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit

    In June, troubled pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson was found guilty and ordered to pay $127 million in compensatory damage after it was found that their famous cosmetic products containing talcum powder can cause cancer.   Since then, […]

Joseph H. Saunders

First Chinese Drywall Lawsuit Ends in $2.4 Million Verdict

Armin and Lisa Seifert, a Florida couple whose house was contaminated with Chinese drywall, has been awarded a $2.4 million verdict by a jury. The first ever Chinese Drywall lawsuit ended in a…

Joseph H. Saunders

Oil Hits Florida Beaches

The Florida Panhandle is now experiencing the nightmare scenario of oily tar balls washing up on its pristine, white beaches. While workers have been busy collecting the tar balls, more oil is…

Joseph H. Saunders

Sarasota Bracing for Economic Fallout from BP Oil Spill

While the remnants of the BP oil spill have not hit Sarasota beaches, the potential economic fallout has local businesses worried that the devastating effects of the Gulf oil spill may have a…

Joseph H. Saunders

BP Oil Spill

As the BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill continues to seep toward the US coastline, Sarasota County officials have declared a state of emergency. As of Tuesday, the oil spill was 325 miles west of the…

Joseph H. Saunders

Chinese Drywall Homes Should be Gutted

The Consumer Product Safety Commission is recommending that homes affected by corrosive Chinese drywall should be gutted in order to protect the safety and welfare of residents. According to the…

Joseph H. Saunders

Cancer Spike Leads to Radon Testing in Palm Beach County

Residents of The Acreage, a semi-rural community in Palm Beach County have experienced an unusual and alarming spike in the diagnoses of cancer, especially in children. The spike has led Palm Beach…

Joseph H. Saunders

Time Running Out on Chinese Drywall Class Action Lawsuit

The deadline for inclusion in the Chinese drywall class lawsuit against defendant Knauf is only a few weeks away. If your home has been affected by Chinese drywall and you’d like to participate in…

Joseph H. Saunders

Chinese Drywall Class Action Lawsuit Deadline Looming Against Defendant Knauf

The class action lawsuit against one of the largest Chinese drywall defendants, Knauf Tianjin, has a very tight deadline for those to join the omnibus class action lawsuit, December 2, 2009. Knauf,…

Joseph H. Saunders

Chinese Drywall Homeowners Receive Property Value Reduction in Lee County

Homes that have been affected by the Chinese Drywall debacle in Lee County will receive a 50% reduction in their market value according to Ken Wilkinson, Lee County property appraiser. According to…