February 18 Katie Ragsdale

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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January 30 The Ruth Law Team

Between 2003 and 2015, 3M Corporation supplied the U.S. military its Combat Arms dual-ended earplugs, knowing the earplugs could loosen and fail to prevent hearing damage. Defective Earplugs Fail to Prevent Hearing Loss 3M, a Minneapolis-based manufacturer, supplied the defectively designed CAEv2 earplugs to our U.S. military for more than a decade. Not only did…

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January 21 The Ruth Law Team

Twelve patients have been hospitalized after receiving stem cell therapies contaminated with E. coli and other bacteria. People in Florida, Texas and Arizona received the treatments for varying reasons, including degenerative joint disease, back pain and a rotator cuff tear. The illnesses resulted in multiple hospitalizations, some for at least 30 days and another for…

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December 13 The Ruth Law Team

Top All Children’s Hospital executives, including the CEO, have resigned amidst the release of a Tampa Bay Times investigation into the transparency and care its Heart Institute has provided over the past few years. The Times spent a year examining the Johns Hopkins All Children’s Heart Institute, uncovering an alarming amount of concerning issues. The…

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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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May 24 The Ruth Law Team

The upcoming Memorial Day weekend has been designated to honor the lives taken while bravely serving our country. As we remember the fallen, many will take the next few days to relax while spending time with family and friends. Some might head to our nearby beaches, others may hit the road for a weekend getaway,…

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May 2 The Ruth Law Team

The Ruth Law Team’s Eric Roslansky along with Attorney Brent Bigger of Paul | Knopf | Bigger earned one of the 20 largest wrongful death jury awards in Florida in 2017 for their work on the Brown v. Philip Morris, et. al. trial. The $5.8 million total verdict was also one of the Top 50…

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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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November 21 The Ruth Law Team

Ford Motor Company is facing scrutiny after failing to issue a recall for certain Explorer SUVs that may be leaking exhaust containing carbon monoxide into the interior of the vehicles. Instead, the auto giant is offering to fix the issue for free, but only until December 2018. According to CBS News, 1.3 million letters went…

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