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Brooks Law Office Recognized for Case of the Week

By Cassandra Crisp on April 7, 2017 at 12:05 pm

LexisNexis selects Brooks Law Office as Case of the Week. Read more about the case in the link below. https://www.lexisnexis.com/jvsubmission/b/case_of_week/archive/2017/04/06/georgia-state-jury-hits-pizza-hut-with-1-5-million-verdict-after-delivery-driver-runs-stop-sign-pulls-into-path-of-moped.aspx Congratulations!!!! You can also follow Brooks Law Office on Facebook (Brooks Law Office and Eugene Brooks) and on Twitter (@EugeneCBrooks)

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The Impact of Roundup

By Cassandra Crisp on April 7, 2017 at 10:08 am

Attorney Brooks discusses the impact of Roundup use and its affect on the body with prolong use.

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California Judge Rules on Roundup

By Cassandra Crisp on March 16, 2017 at 9:28 am

March 10, 2017, California Judge Kristi Kapetan ruled on the popular weed killer Roundup. Judge Kapetan ruling requires Monsanto to label Roundup as possible carcinogen and list glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, as a chemical to cause cancer. Read…

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ROUNDUP - The Herbicide

By Cassandra Crisp on March 1, 2017 at 10:02 am

The International Agency for Research on Cancer has reported that Roundup’s active ingredient, Glyphosate is a probable carcinogen and may cause environmental cancers such as: NON-HODGKINS LYMPHOMA. The World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) monograph on…

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GA. Woman Wins $40K in State Farm Bad-Faith Auto Body ‘Prevailing Prices’ Dispute

By Cassandra Crisp on December 14, 2016 at 3:38 pm

Collision repairers and policyholders might have an easier time collecting and being made whole for necessary repair procedures following court actions this year against State Farm in a bad-faith contract case. The Georgia Supreme Court awarded a major victory to Attorney…

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Johnson & Johnson's DePuy Orthopaedics Hit With $1Billion Verdict

By Cassandra Crisp on December 7, 2016 at 1:31 pm

A Texas federal jury found Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy Orthopaedics Inc. liable for more than $1.04 billion in a six-plaintiff bellwether trial targeting metal-shedding artificial hips that are part of its Pinnacle line. More than $30 million was awarded in…

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Turbulent History of Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics

By Cassandra Crisp on November 8, 2016 at 3:33 pm

Fluoroquinolone antibiotics (Avelox, Cipro and Levaquin) have had an turbulent history. These antibiotics have been associated with increased risk of severe permanent cartilage, tendon and muscle injury. More recently, they have been associated with peripheral nerve injury. See FDA Announcement …..…

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Georgia Watch

By Cassandra Crisp on October 20, 2016 at 2:23 pm

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ABOTA Update

By Cassandra Crisp on October 19, 2016 at 9:48 am

abota-logo As the ABOTA national board member for the Southeast Georgia ABOTA Chapter, Gene Brooks attended the national board meeting in Lake Tahoe, California. At this meeting, ABOTA committees met and discussed its civic educational initiatives being conducted around the country.…

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Georgia Supreme Court Rejects State Farm's Appeal

By Cassandra Crisp on September 9, 2016 at 11:29 am

Lady-of-Justice The Georgia Supreme Court has rejected State Farm’s Mutual Automobile Insurance Company appeal, making the verdict against State Farm FINAL and opening the way for payment of repair costs, penalty payments and attorney fees by State Farm. SUPREME COURT OF…

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