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.


A & R Bar-be-que Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuit - Tennessee (2009)

Marler Clark filed a lawsuit against A & R Bar-be-que of Memphis, Tennessee, on July 30, 2009 on behalf of a father and son who...

Abbott Cheese Listeria Litigation - British Columbia (2002)

Marler Clark represented a woman who became ill with Listeriosis and suffered a miscarriage after consuming Listeria-contaminated cheese while on vacation in Victoria, British Columbia...

Adrift Restaurant Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuits – Washington (2005)

Marler Clark represented two women who became ill with Salmonella infections after eating contaminated crab cakes at Adrift restaurant in Anacortes, Washington. The public health...

AFG / Supervalu E. coli Outbreak Lawsuits - Minnesota (2000)

In December of 2000, the Minnesota Department of Health announced that an E. coli O157:H7 outbreak had been traced to the consumption of ground beef...

AgVenture Farms Petting Zoo E. coli O157:H7 Outbreak Lawsuits - Florida (2005)

In 2005, over a dozen children were hospitalized with hemolytic uremic syndrome after visiting the Central Florida Fair, the Florida Strawberry Festival, or the Florida...

Alejandro's Taqueria Campylobacter Outbreak Lawsuits - California (2016)

In June 2016, Solano County Public Health (SCPH) and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) investigated an outbreak of Campylobacter jejuni linked to consumption...

Alexandre EcoDairy Raw Milk Campylobacter Outbreak Lawsuit - California (2008)

In the summer of 2008, an outbreak of Campylobacter jejuni in Del Norte County, California (near the Oregon border) that sickened 16 people was traced...

Alta Restaurant Hepatitis A Exposure Class Action lawsuit - New York (2013)

Marler Clark filed a class action lawsuit against Alta Restaurant. The lawsuit was filed in New York County Superior Court on behalf of Alta Restaurant...

Ambassel Ethiopian Restaurant E. coli Outbreak Lawsuit - Washington (2013)

Marler Clark filed a lawsuit against Ambassel Ethiopian restaurant in Seattle's Central District that was found to be the source of an E. coli O157:H...

Andrew and Williamson Fresh Produce Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuits - Multistate (2015)

On September 4, 2015, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that it was investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Poona infections. DNA fingerprinting...

Antioch Farms' Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuit - Minnesota (2014)

In September 2014, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) investigated a cluster of six patients diagnosed with Salmonella Enteriditis. Four of five case-patients reported eating...

Aunt Mid's Lettuce E. coli Outbreak Lawsuits - Michigan, Illinois, and Ontario (2008)

At least 45 people became ill with E. coli O157:H7 infections after eating iceberg lettuce distributed in industrial-sized packages by Aunt Mid's Produce Company of...

Baker Street Restaurant Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuit - Wisconsin (2010)

An outbreak of Salmonella at the Baker Street Restaurant and Pub in Kenosha, Wisconsin was linked to a nationwide outbreak of Salmonella in eggs in...

Bauer Meat E. coli Litigation - Georgia (1998)

Marler Clark represented the family of an 11-year-old Georgia boy who spent four days in the hospital after becoming ill with E. coli O157:H7 after...

Baugher's Apple Cider E. coli Outbreak Lawsuit - Maryland (2010)

Marler Clark represented victims of the E. coli O157:H7 outbreak that has been traced to the consumption of E. coli-contaminated apple cider produced by Baugher's...

Beaches Sandy Bay Resort Salmonella Outbreak Litigation – Jamaica (2005)

Marler Clark represented tourists who became ill with Salmonella infections after eating foods prepared at the Beaches Sandy Bay resort in Jamaica in January and...

Bella Blu Restaurant Norovirus Outbreak Lawsuit - New York (2016)

On January 11, 2016, the New York Office of Environmental Investigations (OEI) received a complaint about a party of four people who became ill after...

Big Fresno Fair E. coli Outbreak Lawsuit - California (2005)

Six children were infected with E. coli O157:H7 at the 2005 Big Fresno Fair petting zoo. The most seriously injured child was hospitalized for several...

BJ's Wholesale Club E. coli Litigation - New York and New Jersey (2002)

In 2002, a public health investigation showed that two ill children in Rockland County, New York, a third child in Bergen County, New Jersey, had...

Black Forest Bakery Salmonella Outbreak lawsuits - Michigan (2002)

Marler Clark represented 30 people who became ill with Salmonella infections after eating cannolis and cassata cake from the Black Forest bakery in Macomb, Michigan...

Blimpie’s Subs Norovirus Outbreak Litigation- Michigan (2005)

In 2005 a large norovirus outbreak was traced to a Blimpie's restaurant in Kent County, Michigan. Groups of people who attended functions catered by Blimpie's...

Bogey’s Restaurant / Quality Inn Salmonella Lawsuits - Washington (2003)

In 2003, dozens of people became ill with Salmonella infections after eating food prepared at Bogey's restaurant in the Clarkston, Washington, Quality Inn hotel. Marler...

Boise Co-Op Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuits - Idaho (2015)

On June 8-9, 2015 the Central District Health Department (CDHD) started receiving reports from Boise area health care providers about patients diagnosed with Salmonella. Laboratory...

Bolthouse Farms Carrot Juice Botulism Outbreak Lawsuit - Florida (2006)

Marler Clark represented the sons of a Florida woman who suffered botulism and died after drinking contaminated Bolthouse Farms carrot juice in 2006. She was...

Bravo Farms Gouda Cheese E. coli Outbreak Lawsuits - Southwestern US (2010)

Marler Clark represented several victims of the 2010 E. coli O157:H7 outbreak that was traced to Bravo Farms Dutch Style Gouda Cheese sold and sampled...