On Social Media, Legal Risks Go Viral

  Social media has become an integral part of our personal and professional lives. It is nearly impossible to find an individual or organization without a corresponding Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram or Snapchat account. While the benefits of social media are readily apparent, the legal risks that accompany it are often overlooked. At the touch …Read More

Talcum Powder Link to Ovarian Cancer Lawsuits

JOHNSON & JOHNSON is now facing more than 1,200 lawsuits, filed by women with ovarian cancer, who have used Johnson’s baby powder or Johnson’s Shower to Shower talcum powder product for feminine hygiene. In 1971, British researchers analyzed 13 ovarian tumors under a microscope and found talc particles deeply embedded in 10 of them. In …Read More

Investigation Into Limits on Benefits for Treatment of Autism in Kentucky      

Strauss Troy is investigating potential claims against Anthem Health Plans of Kentucky, Inc., which relate to the limits it imposes on coverage for the treatment of autism in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.  The Kentucky Autism Mandate requires that every individual health insurance policy issued in Kentucky after January 1, 2011, include coverage for the treatment …Read More

Strauss Troy Wins VW Jurisdiction Battle For Three Greater Cincinnati Volkswagen Diesel Owners To Help Recover Losses

Strauss Troy Attorney Ron Parry

Strauss Troy, a leading local litigation firm based in downtown Cincinnati and Covington, KY, has successfully blocked Volkswagen’s attempt to transfer three locally filed Volkswagen Diesel lawsuits to Federal Court in California. Earlier today, a German Newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung reported that Volkswagen AG (VOWG_p.DE) is likely to buy back 115,000 cars in the U.S.

Defamation Opinion or Fact: How You Say It Can Be Just As Important As What You Say

But how you say something can be just as important as what you say.

Ohio’s defamation law recognizes that context, and circumstances in which you say something, matters.

Patient Sues Anthem Health Plans of Kentucky Over Alleged Life-Threatening Denial of Coverage for Hepatitis C Drug Harvoni®

Strauss Troy Sues Anthem Health Plans of Kentucky For Denial of Coverage for Hepatitis C Drug Harvoni®

A Bowling Green, Kentucky, resident has filed a lawsuit against Anthem Health Plans of Kentucky, alleging that the insurance carrier is refusing to cover the prescription drug Harvoni® — an FDA-approved medication that could save his life. The Anthem decision is contrary to recommendations from the patient’s doctors. The Plaintiff is represented by Bowling Green-based Attorney Mike Breen and Covington-based Strauss Troy Attorney Ron Parry.

Strauss Troy Files Additional Individual Lawsuits For Deceived Volkswagen Diesel Owners

Strauss Troy, a leading litigation firm, continues to file individual lawsuits in both Ohio and Kentucky against Volkswagen [VOWe3.DE], alleging that the automotive manufacturer intentionally installed software in diesel vehicles designed to cheat emissions tests.