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.


Camp Bournedale-South Shore Meats E. coli Outbreak Litigation - Rhode Island, Massachusetts (2009)

Marler Clark represented three victims of an E. coli outbreak at Camp Bournedale in October of 2009. The children were visiting Camp Bournedale from Lincoln...

Cargill E. coli Outbreak Lawsuits - Minnesota, Tennessee (2007)

In 2007, Cargill Meat Solutions Corporation recalled 845,000 pounds of frozen ground beef patties after Minnesota health officials traced Cargill ground beef patties as the...

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...

Cargill Ground Beef Salmonella Newport Outbreak - Nationwide (2009)

In July and August of 2009, at least 40 Salmonella Newport cases that could be traced to the consumption of ground beef produced by Beef...

Cargill Ground Turkey Salmonella Heidelberg Outbreak Lawsuits - Nationwide (2011)

Marler Clark represented several victims of a 2011 Salmonella Heidelberg outbreak that was traced to Cargill ground turkey products. The law firm filed two Salmonella...

Carl’s Jr. Hepatitis A Outbreak Lawsuits - Washington (2000)

Marler Clark represented a number of victims of a 2000 hepatitis A outbreak traced to a Carl's Jr. restaurant in Spokane, Washington. The outbreak was...

Carneco / Sam’s Club E. coli Outbreak Lawsuits - Wisconsin & Minnesota (2004)

Carneco Foods recalled 497,000 pounds of frozen ground beef patties after its products were identified as the source of a 2004 E. coli outbreak among...

Carrabba’s Norovirus Outbreak Lawsuit - Michigan (2006)

Marler Clark represented several people who became ill with norovirus after eating at a Carrabba's Italian Restaurant in Lansing, Michigan, in 2006. During its investigation...

Casa Lopez Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuits - Ohio (2010)

Marler Clark's attorneys represented 8 people who became ill with Salmonella infections after eating food purchased from the Casa Lopez restaurant located in Athens, Ohio...

Castleberry's Food Company Botulism Outbreak Litigation - Nationwide (2007)

In 2007, Castleberry's Food Company announced that it was recalling millions of pounds of canned chili products for potential contamination with Clostridium botulinum, the bacterium...

Caudill Alfalfa Sprouts Salmonella Outbreak lawsuits - Multistate (2009)

Marler Clark's Salmonella lawyers represented several people who became ill with Salmonella infections after consuming Salmonella-contaminated alfalfa sprouts in 2009. Caudill Seed recalled its sprouts...

CCC Alternative Learning Daycare E. coli Outbreak lawsuit - Texas (2002)

Marler Clark represented the family of a child who became ill with E. coli O157:H7 and hemolytic uremic syndrome while attending CCC Alternative Learning Daycare...

Chamberlain Farms Cantaloupe Salmonella Outbreak - Multistate (2012)

Marler Clark's Salmonella attorneys represented victims of a 2012 Salmonella outbreak traced to cantaloupes grown by Chamberlain Farms and sold at Walmart. On August 22...

Chi-Chi’s Hepatitis A Outbreak Lawsuits - Pennsylvania (2003)

Marler Clark represented 78 individuals in claims against Chi-Chi's Mexican Restaurant after its Beaver Valley Mall location near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was identified as the source...

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...

Chili’s Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuits - Illinois (2003)

In 2003, a Chili's restaurant in a Chicago suburb was identified as the source of a Salmonella outbreak that ultimately resulted in over 300 illnesses...

China Buffet E. coli Outbreak Lawsuit - Minnesota (2001)

In 2001, the Minnesota Department of Health identified a China Buffet restaurant in Alexandria as the source of an E. coli outbreak. Five people were...

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...

Chipotle Grill Hepatitis A Outbreak Lawsuits - California (2008)

In late April 2008, San Diego County health officials announced that a number of Hepatitis A Virus (HAV ) infections had been traced to a...

City of Alamosa Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuit - Colorado (2010)

In 2008, the municipal water system for the City of Alamosa, Colorado, was identified as the source of a Salmonella outbreak. The Colorado Department of...

City of Seattle: Terlicker v. Pang and the City of Seattle - Washington (1995)

In 1995, Randall Terlicker was one of four firefighters killed in a warehouse blaze in Seattle. Bill Marler represented his family in a wrongful death...

Cleveland County Fair E. coli Outbreak - North Carolina (2012)

Marler Clark represents victims of a 2012 E. coli outbreak traced to a petting zoo at the Cleveland County Fair in North Carolina. At least...

ConAgra Ground Beef E. coli Outbreak Lawsuits - Nationwide (2002)

In 2002, ConAgra Beef Company recalled nearly 19 million pounds of ground beef for possible E. coli O157:H7 contamination after the company's products were identified...

ConAgra Peter Pan & Great Value Peanut Butter Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuit - Nationwide (2006-2007)

Marler Clark represented thousands of victims of the 2006-2007 Salmonella outbreak that was traced to the consumption of contaminated Peter Pan and Great Value peanut...

ConAgra Pot Pie Salmonella Outbreak Lawsuits - Nationwide (2007)

In 2007, public health officials from the CDC and several states collaborated on an outbreak investigation that lead to the discovery that ConAgra's Banquet and...