Notable Cases

Defective Firework Causes Loss of Eye

Beyer v. Hop Kee Pyrotechnics, Ltd et al. CT-006503-02 (Shelby Co. Cir. Court 2002) In this action, our client’s left eye was blown out by a defective firework manufactured in China and sold at a fireworks stand in Shelby County, Tennessee. Specifically, our client lit a fuse on a cylindrical “artillery Learn More »

Defective Plastic Stool Causes Femur Break and Permanent Limp

Shaw v. Kennedy International, Inc., No. 2:11-cv-02552-JPM (W.D. Tenn. 2012) We had the privilege of representing a housewife who suffered a life-long injury when a plastic stool broke and caused her to fall. She had purchased a plastic folding stool from TJ Max and has used it one or two times Learn More »

Defective Countertop Class Action

Babb v. Wilsonart International, Inc., Case No. CT-02-01818- Div. 4 (Circuit Court of Tennessee, 30th Judicial District for Shelby County Tennessee at Memphis 2004) This case involved a kitchen countertop known as “solid surface veneer” (SSV) which was designed, manufactured and distributed Learn More »