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February 26, 2020

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 of 5 patients with fever and diarrhea who had all eaten at the same restaurant. Subsequent case finding revealed a total of over 190 individuals …

February 11, 2020

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 after attending a wedding and reception in Yamhill County on August 11. The wedding which took place at the Maysara Winery, was catered by a …

November 05, 2014

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. …

March 08, 2010

Subway Restaurant Shigella Outbreak Lawsuits - Illinois (2010)

At least 116 people were confirmed ill with Shigella infections traced to a Subway restaurant in Lombard, IL in March of 2010. Marler Clark represented 74 people sickened in this outbreak. The firm has resolved all 74 Shigella cases. …

April 02, 2008

Viva Mexico Shigella Outbreak Lawsuits - California (2000)

Marler Clark represented 16 families with members who became ill with Shigella infections after eating food prepared at the Viva Mexico restaurant in Redwood City, California, in 2000. The restaurant was cited for several critical violations that could have contributed to the spread of Shigella bacteria in the restaurant. …

April 01, 2008

Senor Felix 5-Layer Dip Shigella Outbreak Lawsuits - Western States (2000)

Marler Clark represented 37 people who became ill with Shigellosis after consuming seven-layer dip manufactured by Senor Felix and distributed to stores across the West Coast in 2000. The public health investigation into the outbreak led to the discovery that the dip manufacturer's food safety practices were insufficient to prevent …

April 01, 2008

Royal Fork Shigella Outbreak Lawsuits - Washington (2001)

Marler Clark represented victims of a 2002 Shigella outbreak that was traced to the Royal Fork restaurant in Mt. Vernon, Washington. The outbreak's source was an infected food worker who did not practice proper hygiene. …

April 01, 2008

Gate Gourmet Shigella Outbreak Lawsuits - Hawaii, Nationwide (2004)

Marler Clark represented over a dozen victims of a Shigella outbreak that was traced back to food provided by Gate Gourmet, an airline caterer, on flights departing from the Honolulu, Hawaii, airport. The investigation into the outbreak revealed several food handling and safety violations at the Gate Gourmet food preparation …

April 01, 2008

Filiberto’s Shigella Outbreak Lawsuit - California (2006)

Marler Clark represented several victims of a Shigella outbreak that was traced back to food served at a Filiberto's restaurant in San Diego. The outbreak resulted in 32 confirmed cases of Shigellosis. …

March 10, 2005

Woodford County Shigella outbreak sickens at least nine day care and elementary school children

Woodford County, Kentucky health officials warned parents that nine children were ill with confirmed cases of Shigellosis, the illness caused by the Shigella bacterium. Shigella causes fever, painful abdominal cramping, and diarrhea. …

March 08, 2004

Doubletree Hotel Shigella Outbreak Lawsuit - Colorado (2003)

Marler Clark's attorneys represented three victims of a Shigella outbreak linked to food served at the Doubletree Hotel in Westminster, CO, in 2003. Food handlers ill with Shigella were the suspected source of the outbreak. …

May 10, 2001

Shigella outbreak results in lawsuit against Mount Vernon Royal Fork Restaurant

Marler Clark filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Mount Vernon, Washington, woman who became ill with a Shigella infection after eating at the Royal Fork Restaurant located at 2300 Freeway Drive in Mount Vernon on January 11, 2001. At least 11 people were infected with Shigella after eating at …

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