How to legally pass your assets to your loved ones after you die

Dayna DePerro, an Associate Partner at Kelley & Ferraro, joined the America’s Work Force Union Podcast to discuss a somewhat uncomfortable yet crucial topic: What people should do to ensure their possessions and assets go to their loved ones after they pass away. Continue reading

Zantac users diagnosed with cancer may be entitled to compensation

Zantac was pulled from store shelves two years ago because its use was linked to various forms of cancer due to the medication containing a product used in the manufacturing of jet fuel.

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has labeled N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) as a probable carcinogen. Furthermore, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) found the heartburn medication’s use of NDMA could lead to cancer in humans, if taken in a high doses. Sanofi, the manufacturer of the brand-name version of Zantac, recalled its product in 2019. Since then, the company reformulated its recipe, as new versions of the drug sold on shelves today do not contain the cancer-causing chemical.

Brian Kelley, an Associate with Kelley & Ferraro, joined the America’s Work Force Union Podcast to discuss the lawsuits filed against Sanofi by people who used Zantac and developed cancer, as well as other lawsuits by relatives of people who passed away after using Zantac and developing cancer. Continue reading

Kelley & Ferraro lawyer discusses Zantac and Philips CPAP recalls

Joyce Reichard, an Associate at Kelley & Ferraro, joined the America’s Work Force Union Podcast to discuss the Zantac and Philips CPAP recalls, both of which have spurred numerous lawsuits because of their potentially cancer causing effects. Continue reading

Financially preparing yourself for the end of your life with legal counsel

Nobody wants to plan for the end of their life, but it is necessary. It is important the right people are in place to make sure your assets are properly distributed as you desire.

Kelley and Ferraro Attorney Dayna DePerro is an expert on the matter. DePerro provided AWF Union Podcast listeners with some valuable insight on the end of life process when she appeared on today’s episode of the show. Continue reading

How to properly handle compensation when suffering personal injuries

Personal injuries leave many Americans wondering how they will be compensated if injured and unable to work. There are actions that can be taken to protect yourself from assuming full liability.

Brian Herberth, an attorney with Kelley and Ferraro, discussed how Americans should be handling their personal injury cases so they are properly compensated on America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading

Zantac case carries on despite ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

For years, Americans were taking the heartburn medication, Zantac. Only years later would they find out that the medication could harm them, potentially causing cancer.

Kelley and Ferraro attorney Nick DiCioccio joined America’s Work Force Union Podcast to explain how their class action lawsuit began, where it is at now and where they hope it ends up when the dust is settled. Continue reading

Zantac lawsuit slows down as claims continue to be filed virtually

Over the counter medications have been tied to many illnesses and deaths. However, there are people working to gain financial compensation for those affected and their families.

Kelley & Ferraro Attorney Joyce Chambers Reichard joined America’s Work Force Union Podcast to discuss the class action lawsuit involving Zantac and mesothelioma cases linked to asbestos exposure. Continue reading

3M is in a legal battle after selling defective PPE to the U.S. military

The U.S. military is one of the world’s best equipped militaries. However, service members nationwide have suffered damages after using ear protection bought from 3M.

Kelly and Ferraro attorney Brian Schall discussed this case and the legal steps being taken to benefit current service members and affected veterans on America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading

Kelley & Ferraro partner details the differences and importance of probate and estate planning

For many people death is scary and taboo, making it difficult for some families to plan for the time that inevitably comes. There is legal action needed to ensure your property and finances end up in the right hands.

Kelley and Ferraro Partner Dayna DePerro explained the various probate processes and how to plan to ensure your property and money go to the proper place on America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading