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November 30, 2022

Allen Smith Recognized as a Super Lawyer

Congratulations to Allen Smith, who was recognized as a Super Lawyer by his peers in the Mid-South region, according to the Super…

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Madison Keyes Recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers®

Congratulations to Madison Keyes, who was recognized as a Rising Star by her peers in the Mid-South region, according to the Super…

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September 29, 2022

October 2022 Talc Update

Johnson & Johnson continues its quest to block lawsuits from approximately 40,000 ovarian cancer patients through its bankruptcy filing. On Monday, September…

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September 28, 2022

October 2022 Paraquat Update

Exposure to the dangerous herbicide Paraquat can cause Parkinson’s Disease. The Smith Law Firm is at the forefront of this litigation, having…

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September 26, 2022

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month; Risk Factors for Ovarian Cancer

September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month! The Smith Law Firm supports those who have fought or are currently fighting this terrible disease. Approximately 23,000…

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September 19, 2022

The Smith Law Firm Featured in the September issue of The New Yorker

Check out the September issue of The New Yorker, featuring The Smith Law Firm. https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2022/09/19/johnson-johnson-and-a-new-war-on-consumer-protection Allen Smith, on behalf of Deane Berg, was…

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Class Action Lawsuits Versus Multidistrict Litigation 

Class action lawsuits and Multidistrict Litigation (“MDL”) are closely linked, but have critical differences. Both class actions and MDLs are case aggregation…

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Understanding Multidistrict Litigation

What is an MDL?  Legal proceedings related to consumer products often involve thousands of plaintiffs from all over the country. This can…

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July 26, 2022

U.S. Supreme Court Denies Consideration of Monsanto Appeal

GREAT NEWS! The U.S. Supreme Court denied consideration of Monsanto’s appeal of a jury’s $25 million award over claims that Roundup causes cancer….

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