Ventura, Ribeiro & Smith, is pleased to announce that U.S. District Judge Richard Seeborg of the Northern District of California has appointed Kelly A. Fitzpatrick to the Plaintiff Steering Committee in the multidistrict litigation, In re: Viagra (Sildenafil Citrate) Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2691. Ms. Fitzpatrick was appointed along with fourteen other attorneys from … CONTINUE READING "Connecticut Attorney Appointed To Plaintiffs Steering Committee"
Important Legal Win for Immigrants in Connecticut
Litchfield Superior Court rules to prohibit questioning of immigration status of plaintiff injured in motor vehicle accident, in a recent court ruling received by Ventura, Ribeiro & Smith. Immigrants in Connecticut had an important legal win when the Superior Court in Litchfield ruled that in a personal injury claim the defense was prohibited in asking … CONTINUE READING "Important Legal Win for Immigrants in Connecticut"
Second suit filed in fatal Metro-North crash
A 39-year-old Danbury man who was injured in the Metro-North train collision that killed six people last month in Valhalla. N.Y., plans to sue the commuter railroad, his lawyer confirmed Monday. Julio Gonzalo Loja Mendoza, a construction worker who lives in downtown Danbury, was riding in the middle of the first car of a northbound … CONTINUE READING "Second suit filed in fatal Metro-North crash"