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Blog Posts in 2019

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Bay Area Restaurant Ordered to Pay $170K for Overtime Violations Aug 7, 2019

A Thai restaurant in Pleasanton, California has been ordered to pay $170,000 to its employees after federal regulators determined it violated overtime laws. The findings came from an investigation helmed by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and ...

Over 35 Injured in Baytown Exxon Plant Explosion, Refinery Fire Jul 31, 2019

Dozens of victims were injured late Wednesday morning when an explosion and fire occurred at the ExxonMobil Baytown Olefins Plant in Baytown, Texas. Although details about the incident are still being released, Baytown officials have reported that ...

New EPA Rule Permits Continued Use of Asbestos, Opens Door for More Jul 15, 2019

The devastating health hazards associated with asbestos have been recognized since the early 20 th century. Thanks to landmark publications documenting the link between asbestos exposure and cancer in the 1960s, that information became more ...

BCH Files Mesothelioma Lawsuit in Harris County Jul 2, 2019

Bailey Cowan Heckaman PLLC has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against American Gilsonite Company and others on behalf of a family whose loved one died as a result of mesothelioma. As noted in the lawsuit, the victim worked with and was exposed to ...

BCH Files Suit Against Monsanto Over Roundup Cancer Claims Jun 6, 2019

Bailey Cowan Heckaman PLLC has filed a lawsuit against global agricultural giant Monsanto over claims that its signature weed killer Roundup caused a Texas man’s fatal non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. The wrongful death lawsuit was filed in Missouri, where ...

3M Earplugs: How Can Manufacturers Be Held Liable for Faulty Products? May 30, 2019

News about veterans filing suit against Minnesota-based manufacturer 3M Company have swept the nation, and revealed the permanent and profound repercussions of injuries linked to its allegedly faulty earplugs. As we’ve discussed, 3M’s CAEv2 earplugs ...

Baylor St. Luke’s Faces List of Safety Failures in CMS Report May 21, 2019

Last week, Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center solidified its vow to correct a long list of safety lapses by submitting a corrective action plan to the federal government. The move comes in response to a scathing report from the Centers for Medicare and ...

3M Earplugs: What Is Noise-Induced Hearing Loss? May 14, 2019

Thousands of former service members across the nation have begun filing lawsuits againt 3M, the company they claim is responsible for personal injuries suffered as a result of using defective 3M CAEv2 earplugs during their time in the armed forces. ...

BCH Files Suit Against 3M Over Faulty Combat Earplugs May 6, 2019

Late last week, our legal team at Bailey Cowan Heckaman PLLC filed a personal injury lawsuit against 3M Company on behalf of a military veteran who claims his service-connected hearing loss and tinnitus were caused by the Minnesota manufacturer’s ...

What Is Tinnitus? Faulty 3M Earplugs & Ringing in the Ears May 3, 2019

Most people at one time or another have experienced what it’s like to hear ringing, buzzing, or some other type of noise in their ears without any external source of sound. If you’ve attended a concert or sporting event, or have had to use or be near ...

Bailey Cowan Heckaman Featured Among Newsweek’s Premier Law Firms Apr 26, 2019

Bailey Cowan Heckaman PLLC has been featured among Newsweek ’s Premier Law Firms for 2019! Published by Newsweek Legal Insight, the special feature discusses the important role attorneys play when protecting the rights, freedoms, and futures of their ...

Ardent Agrees to $2.3M Class Action Settlement Over Offshore Workers’ On-Call Wages Apr 16, 2019

Ardent Companies Inc. has agreed to pay $2.325 million to settle a class action lawsuit filed by oil platform workers who claimed they weren’t paid for on-call time after the end of their daily shifts. The class action settlement against the ...

Aaron Heckaman: America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators® 2019 Apr 11, 2019

Bailey Cowan Heckaman PLLC Partner Aaron Heckaman has once again been chosen among America’s top 100 High Stakes Litigators® for 2019! Our firm would like to congratulate Aaron on his continued selection to the invitation-only listing, and believe ...

Two Employers Settle Claims Over FLSA Violations, Failures to Include Shift Differentials for Overtime Pay Apr 9, 2019

Wage and overtime claims have become increasingly more common in many states across the U.S., prompting employers to perform their due diligence when calculating overtime pay for their workers. The need for compliance has been promoted by additional ...

More Than One Million Americans Eligible For Overtime Under Proposed New Labor Rule Apr 8, 2019

The federal Department of Labor announced on March 7, 2019 a proposed new rule governing eligibility for overtime pay. The new rule would make more than one million American workers eligible for overtime. The federal labor department’s rules govern ...

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