Case News


In the Marler Clark news archives we highlight some of the more high-profile cases the firm has brought on behalf of victims of food poisoning outbreaks. Here we also provide information about notable cases the firm has brought on behalf of victims of crane accidents, nursing home negligence, vehicle accidents, and other injury-situations.


Fresh Express Cyclospora Outbreak and Litigation - Multistate (2018)

On July 19, 2018, the CDC reported a total of 163 laboratory-confirmed cases of Cyclospora infection in people who had consumed salads from McDonald’s restaurants...

Del Monte Cyclospora Outbreak and Litigation - Wisconsin (2018)

As of September 5, 2018, 250 people were infected with Cyclospora reported from 4 states; Michigan (2), Iowa (9), Minnesota (62), and Wisconsin (177). ...

Morimoto Napa Salmonella Outbreak and Litigation - California (2016)

The Napa County Public Health Department (NCPHD), announced on October 20, 2016 that it was collaborating with the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) to...

I.M. Healthy and Dixie Dew Soy Nut Butter Tied to E. coli Outbreak and Litigation - Multistate (2017)

On March 3, 2017, the FDA issued a warning about the presence of E. coli O157:H7 in I.M. Healthy Creamy SoyNut Butter with a Best...

Mariscos San Juan Restaurant Shigella Outbreak and Litigation - California (2015)

According to a Public Health Warning, on Saturday afternoon, October 17, 2015, the Santa Clara County Public Health Department was notified by a local hospital...

Genki Sushi Hepatitis A Outbreak and Litigation - Hawaii (2016)

Marler Clark Hepatitis A Attorneys represented 85 people sickened by Hepatitis A tainted scallops including one person that died. On August 15, 2016, the Hawaii...

Cargill E.coli Outbreak and Litigation - Multistate (2018)

The CDC, public health and regulatory officials in several states, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA-FSIS) investigated a multistate...

Dairy Delight Raw Milk E.coli Outbreak and Litigation - Michigan (2016)

In August 2016, local and state public health and agriculture agencies investigated an outbreak of E. coli O157 linked to consumption of unpasteurized or “raw”...

El Toro Norovirus Outbreak - Washington (2018)

Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department was initially notified of a potential norovirus outbreak on January 4, 2018 when two people reported norovirus-like symptoms after eating at...

J.B.S. Tolleson Raw Beef Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuits - Mulitstate (2018)

The first lawsuit was filed on October 5, 2018, in Arizona Superior Court against JBS Tolleson Inc., on behalf of Dana Raab of Florence, Kentucky...

Pearl Catering Shigella Outbreak Lawsuits - Oregon (2018)

On August 14, 2018 the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) and Yamhill County Health and Human Services received reports of multiple people with gastrointestinal illness days...

Chincoteague Cook-Off Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuits - Mulitstate (2017)

In October 2017, Virginia Health officials announced that 150 people living in 8 states had been sickened by Salmonella after attending the Chincoteague Chili Chowder...

Homegrown E.coli Outbreak Lawsuits - Washington (2019)

King County health officials announced an E. coli (STEC) outbreak linked to multiple Homegrown restaurants. As of May 23, four people had tested positive for...

La Luz Mexican Grill Salmonella Outbreak and Litigation - Colorado (2018)

An outbreak of Salmonella Javiana occurred in August of 2018 among patrons of La Luz restaurant in Fort Collins, Colorado. Thirty-one laboratory confirmed cases were...

Fareway Chicken Salad Salmonella Outbreak and Litigation - Multistate (2018)

A total of 265 people infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Typhimurium were reported from South Dakota, Nebraska, Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana and Mississippi....

Caldwell Parish Jambalaya Salmonella Outbreak - Louisiana (2017)

In October 23, 2017, officials with the Louisiana Department of Health provided the most recent case counts of individuals who had been identified with a...

Townsend Farms Organic Frozen Berries Hepatitis A Lawsuits- Multistate (2013)

In 2013, the Marler Clark attorneys filed 55 lawsuits against Townsend Farms, the company whose Organic Anti-oxidant Blend of frozen berries and pomegranate seeds were...

Chiang Mai House Thai Salmonella Outbreak and Litigation - Idaho (2017)

On September 21, 2017, the Central District Health Department received three lab reports and one clinical diagnosis for Salmonella infections of patrons who had all...

Pho One E.coli O157:H7 Outbreak Lawsuits - Hawaii (2017)

Marler Clark represented a Canadian family whose children acquired E. coli O157 infections, and suffered the hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS), as a result of eating...

Kellogg's Honey Smacks Salmonella Lawsuits - Multistate (2018)

On June 14, the CDC announced an investigation into a nationwide Salmonella Mbandaka outbreak linked to Kellogg's Honey Smacks Cereal. To date, there were 10...

Hy-Vee Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuits - Multistate (2018)

On August 14th, Marler Clark filed a lawsuit against HyVee, Inc. on behalf of Margaret Reiner, Tyler Rogers, and Kami Rogers who were all infected...

Jewel Deli Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuit – Illinois (2014)

In June 2104 Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH) and the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) investigated an outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium among...

Red Robin Restaurant Hepatitis A Exposure Class Action lawsuit - Missouri (2014)

Springfield Missouri Health officials administered more than 5,000 doses of the hepatitis A vaccine. On May 20, 2014, health department officials learned of a food...

VR Green Farms Botulism Outbreak Lawsuit – California (2014)

California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Director and State Health Officer Dr. Ron Chapman warned consumers today not to eat VR Green Farms jarred food...

Salsarita Shigella Outbreak Lawsuit – Arkansas (2014)

Salsarita’s Restaurant in the Walmart Home Office Café in Bentonville has reopened following a Shigella outbreak that made 275 sick in nine states....