March 29 The Ruth Law Team

This week, a San Francisco jury awarded a man $80 million in damages in his Roundup Weed Killer case. The plaintiff, Edwin Hardman, argued that the popular herbicide was a substantial factor in causing his non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. He used the glyphosate-based weed killer for more than two decades on his own property. The award came…

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February 18 The Ruth Law Team

Last year, 11 children died from drowning in Hillsborough County. That is more than any other county in Florida. In an effort to reduce this number, the Tampa Metropolitan YMCA is offering FREE swimming lessons to families. Swim lessons run from March 18-21 and are open to children ages 3-12. In a state where children…

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December 21 The Ruth Law Team

Jus·tice (ˈjəstəs) n: the maintenance or administration of what is just especially by the impartial adjustment of conflicting claims or the assignment of merited awards or punishments. The quality of being just, impartial, or fair Merriam-Webster has selected the word justice as its Word of the Year for 2018. It beat out other notable words…

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November 13 The Ruth Law Team

It’s that time of year again! The Ruth Law Team is an official drop-off site for the Marine Toys For Tots program. The toys will be donated to children right here in Pinellas County, and we anticipate the need being greater than ever this year. With your help, we have the potential to donate hundreds…

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August 2 The Ruth Law Team

Medical devices are a way of life in our society, used from the time we are born often until the day we die. Technology in the medical field has changed tremendously over the years, and it both improves and saves lives daily. However, there is a darker side to the ever changing medical device industry,…

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June 22 The Ruth Law Team

Managing Attorney Steven Ruth of The Ruth Law Team has been selected as a member of the Nation’s Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel, or NADC. This organization promotes the highest standards of legal excellence. Its mission is to objectively recognize the attorneys who elevate the standards of the Bar and…

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April 24 The Ruth Law Team

Whistleblowers are the most essential element to discovering and exposing fraudulent government activity. Over the years, whistleblowers have been awarded millions for their efforts in revealing fraud. Also known as qui tam pro actions, whistleblowers may sue on behalf of the US government after witnessing fraud, waste or abuse within government programs. They must have…

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April 12 The Ruth Law Team

This week we presented our FIRST Teaming Up With Teachers Award to…Ms. Kelly Czarnecki at Sexton Elementary!  We send a huge thanks to Sexton Elementary and Principal Mrs. Burns for allowing us to present this award. More than one person nominated Ms. Czarnecki, stating: “Kelly Czarnecki is truly passionate about providing the best education for…

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December 20 The Ruth Law Team

DECEMBER 20, 2017 UPDATE: THANK YOU, TAMPA BAY! We had another very successful toy drive this year. So many of you stopped by to generously donate to this wonderful organization, and we sincerely appreciate it from the bottom of our hearts. Hundreds of toys toys will be distributed to children right here in Pinellas County,…

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