Press Releases


Browse Marler Clark press releases dating back to 1998. Topics cover a broad range of topics including announcements that lawsuits have been filed or settlements reached, and calls on food industry groups and government to improve the safety of our food supply.


Salmonella Outbreak on Mother’s Day Results in Lawsuit Against On The Border Mexican Grill

Marietta residents Amanda and Jason Cureton have filed a lawsuit against On The Border Mexican Grill. The lawsuit is being filed over a severe case...

First Lawsuit filed after Listeria-contaminated cheese leads to death of Vermont man

Vulto Creamery faces lawsuit from the outbreak that originated from their New York facility.Vermont resident Veronica Friedman, widow of Richard Friedman, has filed suit against...

First Lawsuit Filed in SoyNut E. coli Outbreak

A lawsuit is being filed against The SoyNut Butter Company of Illinois. The minor child. T.S., of Plaintiffs Mosby and Erin Simmons, residents of Santa...

Listeria Lawsuit Filed Against Dole After Two Dozen Sickened

Dole Fresh Vegetables faces first lawsuit from victims of Listeria outbreak originating from Springfield, Ohio processing plant.Ohio resident Constance Georgosta this has filed suit against...

Shigella Lawsuit Filed against Salsarita's Restaurant in Wal-Mart

Attorneys Bill Marler and Drew Falkenstein of Marler Clark, the nation’s only law firm dedicated to representing victims of foodborne illness, have filed a lawsuit...

Foster Farms Recall Of Over One Million Pounds of Fresh Chicken

Well-known poultry company Foster Farms announced late last Thursday that a recall has been issued for over one million pounds of contaminated chicken products. Epidemiologic...

1,000,000 Pounds of Salmonella Chicken Recalled

1,000,000 Pounds of Salmonella Chicken Recalled - “Good on ya,” Foster Farms and FSIS too http://www.marlerblog.com/lega... ...

Trader Joe’s Listeria Lawsuit Filed in Chicago

Plaintiff, a leukemia patient, developed meningitis after consuming recalled product...

Time for a Warning Label on Sprouts

Another sprout-related E. coli outbreak earlier this month has prompted the attorneys of the Seattle law firm, Marler Clark, to call on the Food and...

E. coli Outbreak in Michigan and Ohio Sickens Ten

The Michigan Departments of Community Health (MDCH) and Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) along with local health departments in Kent, Livingston, Oakland, Ottawa, and Washtenaw...

Trader Joe’s Faces E. coli Lawsuits Brought by Marler Clark

Marler Clark, the nation’s leading law firm representing victims of E. coli outbreaks, sued Trader Joe’s today on behalf of California and Washington residents who...

Plaintiffs Join Salmonella Lawsuit Against Iguana Joe’s

Iguana Joe’s now faces litigation brought by 10 people who allege they suffered Salmonella infections after eating at the restaurant’s Humble, Texas location....

Marler Clark, San Francisco Woman File E. coli Lawsuit Against Salad Manufacturer

Marler Clark, the nation’s leading law firm representing victims of foodborne illness, filed an E. coli lawsuit against Artherstone Foods, an organic salad and sandwich...

Hawai’i Woman Sues Supplement Manufacturer and Retailer Over Liver Injury

A lawsuit was filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii against USPlabs LLC and GNC Holdings, Inc., the manufacturer and retailer...

First E. coli Case Against Glass Onion Filed By Marler Clark, Sonoma County Woman

In an E. coli lawsuit filed Thursday, the Marler Clark attorneys allege a Sonoma County woman fell ill with an E. coli infection after eating...

William Marler offers Pittsburgh residents his Top 10 Tips for dining out during an E. coli outbreak

Attorney Bill Marler responds to reports that an E. coli outbreak has been linked to an Oakland neighborhood restaurant with his top 10 tips for...

William Marler, Attorney for E. coli Victims, Reacts to Federico’s Announcement

William Marler, the Seattle-based attorney who represents over a dozen victims of the E. coli O157:H7 outbreak among customers of the Litchfield Park, Arizona Federico’s...

Marler Clark Files Second E. coli Lawsuit Against Federico’s Mexican Restaurant

In a lawsuit filed late yesterday, a mother alleges her 16-year-old daughter fell ill with an E. coli infection and was hospitalized after eating tacos...

First Lawsuit filed Against Federico’s Restaurant by Marler Clark

Marler Clark, the nation’s leading law firm representing victims of foodborne illness, filed an E. coli lawsuit today against the owners of the Litchfield Park...

Marler Clark Calls on Public Health Agencies to Name Names Linked to Cyclospora Outbreak

On Tuesday, the Iowa Department of Public Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other public health agencies announced in an outbreak update that...

Marler Clark Files Lawsuit Against Iguana Joe’s on Behalf of Alleged Salmonella Outbreak Victim

Marler Clark, the nation’s leading law firm representing victims of foodborne illness outbreaks, filed a lawsuit today against Iguana Joe’s on behalf of a child...

Marler Clark Files Second Lawsuit Against Lombard Mexican Restaurant

Seattle-based Marler Clark and Chicago-based Newland & Newland filed a second E. coli lawsuit yesterday against Los Burritos Mexicanos on behalf of a man who...

E. coli Lawsuit Filed Against Lombard Restaurant Connected to E. coli Outbreak

Seattle-based Marler Clark, the nation’s leading law firm representing victims of foodborne illness, filed a lawsuit today against Los Burritos Mexicanos. The lawsuit was filed...

Marler Clark, Washington Resident Sue Townsend Farms Over Hepatitis A

Marler Clark filed a hepatitis A lawsuit against Townsend Farms on behalf of a Snohomish County man who became ill with a hepatitis A infection...

Second Arizona Woman Files Lawsuit Against Townsend Farms Over Hepatitis A

The law offices of Seattle-based Marler Clark and Phoenix-based O’Steen & Harrison filed a lawsuit late last week against Townsend Farms, the company whose frozen...