Costco Shopper Hit by Falling Steel, Sues for Brain Damage

A Costco customer was hit by a steel rod while reaching for a package of paper towels, prompting a host of medical interventions. The 62-year-old North Salem, New York resident suffered irreversible brain damage at a Brookfield Costco in 2016, and has filed a federal lawsuit against the wholesale chain for monetary damages claiming unsafe, …

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College Student Injured in ‘Scumbag of the Week’ Hazing Ritual Sues Frat

During Florida State University’s Alpha Epsilon Pi chapter meetings, members select a “brother of the week” and a “scumbag of the week.” Members would then spin a game-show style wheel to determine the latter’s punishment, ranging from cleaning the frat’s house alone, licking the chapter room floor, a free pass, or being slapped. Unfortunately for …

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Top 5 Legal Facts About Football Injuries

Football season kicked off nationwide this month, but the focus hasn’t solely been between the lines. Off-the-field controversies — from political protests to paying college players — have garnered just as much attention as teams’ on-field clashes. And one issue that’s been in football fans’ and players’ minds recently have been concussions, and the role …

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