And there’s a reason why clients choose Waters Kraus & Paul to fight their tough fights again and again. We are proven trial lawyers with an impressive track record of tangible results for our clients. When you need to ask the tough questions, contact WKP.

Benzene Cleanup Underway in Lake Erie

December 14, 2015 The U.S. Coast Guard has begun salvage operations to offload 4,700 barrels of benzene and other toxic chemicals from a sunken barge that went down in Lake Erie in 1937. Benzene is one of the top twenty chemicals used most often by American industry. When exposed to benzene over a long period of time, workers…

FDA Responds to Power Morcellator Inquiry

December 11, 2015 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a partial response to an inquiry from a Pennsylvania congressman concerning hazards surrounding the use of power morcellators in gynecological surgeries. A power morcellator uses small rotating blades to cut up fibroid tumors, allowing the growths to be removed laparoscopically through small incisions in the abdomen. Unfortunately, many women undergoing surgery via power morcellation were unaware that the medical device could spray undetected cancer cells throughout the body. Because of the substantial risk of harm to women patients, the FDA has cautioned that power morcellators should not be used in most hysterectomy and myomectomy procedures. Pennsylvania Congressmen Focus on Harm to Women From Power Morcellators In February, U.S. Representative Mike Fitzpatrick reportedly wrote a letter of inquiry to the FDA commissioner asking how power morcellator manufacturers had been allowed to market…

Gary Paul Talks to CAOC About Asbestos Naval Case

December 21, 2015 Gary Paul, a partner in the Los Angeles office of Waters Kraus & Paul, talks to the Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC) about the case regarding Davis v. American Standard, et. al. In this 2008 video clip, Gary discusses the challenges of representing the asbestos plaintiffs, like the Davis family, in naval asbestos-mesothelioma case. This video was shown at the CAOC’s Annual Installation and Awards Dinner in November 2008. That year Gary was selected as an Attorney of the Year finalist and honored with induction into the CAOC Hall of Fame. About Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC) CAOC is an organization…

What are my chances?

That’s the first question everyone asks. The truth is it’s impossible to know. But we can tell you this. Waters Kraus & Paul has what it takes to fight against big corporate interests and win. That’s why we’ve taken more mesothelioma trials to verdict than any other firm. And that’s why we’ve recovered more than $1.3 billion for clients like you. Do you think you have a case? Contact us now to speak with an attorney.

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