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Store for Napa fire victims open until Nov 26

A pop-up storefront for Napa County residents affected by Northern California wildfires, which offers free clothing and other household goods, is set to close on Nov 26th. The store opened inventory to those in Santa Rosa and Sonoma County residents as well as those from Napa County, as these regions suffered heavily in the wildfires.… Read More

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Verdict: $247 Million Awarded to Six Plaintiffs for DePuy Pinnacle

November 15, 2017:  A jury awarded six plaintiffs a combined $247 million for their injuries due to defectively designed DePuy Pinnacle metal on metal hip implants.  The six plaintiffs had to undergo revision surgery to revise their metal on metal Ultamet liner Pinnacle devices, a device Johnson and Johnson and DePuy pulled off the market but… Read More

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Protections utilities must offer wildfire victims

The California Public Utilities Commissions has issued a fact sheet explaining the many consumer protections that are in place for those affected by the wildfires. PG&E must discontinue billing to those affected who are not capable of receiving gas or electric due to fire damage, deposits must be waived, utilities must expedite move-in and move-out… Read More

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Upcoming Nov 14 Santa Rosa Town Hall Meeting

Levin Simes LLP would like to invite you, your family, friends and neighbors, to a Town Hall meeting on Tuesday, November 14th from 5:30 to 6:30pm at the Santa Rosa Veterans Memorial Hall located at 1351 Maple Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95404. Please see the flyer below for details. Drinks and snacks will be provided.… Read More

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