What Should I Do If My Car Was Recalled?

We hear about vehicle recalls all the time. In some cases, we see entire vehicles facing recalls due to safety issues with the design. However, what happens much more often is that individual parts in a vehicle face recall because they are flawed. When a recall occurs, the car manufacturer will typically send notice to… read more

The Three Types of Products Liability Suits

Any time someone purchases a product for themselves or their families to use or consume, the last thing they expect is that they will be injured because the product was defective. Unfortunately, faulty products make it onto store shelves and into our households on a regular basis. Not a day goes by when there are… read more

What is a Toxic Tort?

Most people will not be familiar with the term “toxic tort.” This term refers to a lawsuit brought by a person who has been harmed due to exposure to a dangerous substance. A toxic tort lawsuit in Portland or throughout the state of Oregon can be a very complex legal situation. Here, we want to… read more

NE Portland Pileup Leaves 4 Injured | Paulson Coletti

Trek Bicycles Recalled | Portland Product Liability Attorney

Nearly one million Trek brand bicycles are being recalled over a safety hazard that resulted in one bicyclist becoming paralyzed. Trek has issued a recall of nearly one million of its bicycles for a defective component. According to reports, a quick release lever on the bicycle can get in the way of the brakes, which… read more

Jury Awards $48 Million in Motrin Injury Case | Motrin Injury Lawyer

A man who developed Stevens-Johnson syndrome after using Motrin has been awarded $48 million by a jury in Los Angeles. Stevens-Johnson syndrome is more than just a rash. At worst, it’s life threatening. At best, it’s debilitating. Christopher Trejo developed this tragic condition after using Motrin, the brand name for ibuprofen, as a teenager. The… read more

Why Cars Catch Fire After Accidents | Portland Car Accident Lawyer

If you’ve ever wondered why some cars ignite after a collision, this article will explain the different factors involved in vehicle fires. 1. Crumple Zones Two sections of any given vehicle is designated the “crumple zone” – the front and rear. These are the two sections of a car that are most prone to “crumple”… read more

OtisKnee Knee Replacement | Product Liability Attorney

Did you or someone you love undergo a knee replacement surgery that utilized OtisMed Corporation’s OtisKnee guides? Portland injury lawyers at Paulson Coletti answer some common questions about these devices. Who manufactured OtisKnee devices? OtisKnee knee replacement guides were manufactured by OtisMed Corporation or “OtisMed.” Are OtisKnee devices still being used in knee replacement surgeries?… read more

John Coletti Selected for Inclusion in the 2014 Best Lawyers in America©

John Coletti has been selected for inclusion in the 21stEdition ofThe Best Lawyers in America© in the practice areas of: Admiralty and Maritime Law, Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs and Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs. John was also named “Lawyer of the Year”Best Lawyers® 2014-15 Portland, OR Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs. This honor is… read more

Jane Paulson Selected for 21st Edition of Best Lawyers

Jane Paulson was selected for inclusion in the 21stEdition ofBest Lawyers of America© in the practice area of: Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs and Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs. Jane has been listed inBest Lawyers® since 2006. Best Lawyers® is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. With over three decades… read more