Keefe Law Firm - New Jersey Injury Lawyer

Can Consumers File Lawsuits Over Fiat Chrysler’s Leaking Sunroofs?

Keefe Law Firm is representing plaintiffs in a class action lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler. The lawsuit involves a vehicle design flaw affecting several Jeep and Chrysler models. Due to a defect with the drainage tubes, moisture accumulates and water leaks into the cabin. Leaks cause damage to upholstery and electronics. Complaints involved the Jeep Patriot, Jeep Liberty, Jeep Compass, Jeep…
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Can a Senate Investigation Hold Opioid Makers Accountable for America’s Drug Epidemic?

Senator Claire McCaskill (D-Missouri) announced she is launching an investigation into five of America’s largest opioid makers. Companies like Purdue Pharma, Mylan NV, Johnson & Johnson, Insys Therapeutics and Depomed could be required to turn over internal documents to the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. If the companies refuse the request, Senator McCaskill will need bipartisan support from…
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Is There a Difference Between Opioids and Opiates?

At one point in history, opioids and opiates were not used interchangeably. The differences between these two terms can help you better understand this class of drugs. Opioids may refer to prescription drugs like OxyContin, Vicodin and fentanyl. These are synthetic drugs that operate on the opioid receptors and reward center of the brain. Opiates may refer to alkaloids that…
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