Category Archives: News

Many of the events that lead to the most devastating accidents and catastrophic injuries become local, national and even worldwide news.

Eisenberg Rothweiler Proudly Supports Ms. Wheelchair USA and the MossRehab Aphasia Center

At Eisenberg Rothweiler, we are not shy about giving back to the communities and people we serve. Two of the charitable organizations we proudly support are Ms. Wheelchair USA and the MossRehab Aphasia Center. Our firm’s support of the Ohio-based Ms. Wheelchair USA organization began thanks to Katie Matelan. Katie’s family retained Eisenberg Rothweiler after Katie was paralyzed in a car accident in 1994 when she was a toddler. Katie’s…
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800 Boy Scouts of America Victims Allege Sexual Abuse Since Start of 2019

Since the start of the year, an estimated 800 men have come forward to allege they were sexually abused as children while participating in Boy Scouts of America. The news was recently announced at a conference in Washington, only one day after attorney Stewart Eisenberg, the founder of Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck, P.C., and a second attorney filed a lawsuit in Philadelphia on behalf of a 57-year-old man….
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Spotlight on Eisenberg Rothweiler Attorneys at the Pennsylvania Association for Justice’s 2019 Annual Retreat

Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck attorneys were in the spotlight earlier this month at the Pennsylvania Association for Justice’s Annual Retreat in Hershey, Pennsylvania. On July 18, Ken Rothweiler received the prestigious Milton D. Rosenberg Award from the PAJ. The award recognizes the “trial lawyer whose devotion to injured victims, qualities of leadership, and service to the organization best represent the life of the late and revered past PAJ…
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Eisenberg Rothweiler Attorneys Successfully Fight Back Against Johnson & Johnson’s Efforts to Keep our Client’s Talc Case Out of Philadelphia Court

Last week, U.S. District Judge Mark Kearney of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania agreed with arguments made by our Nancy Winkler and Todd Schoenhaus and rejected Johnson & Johnson’s attempts to move our client’s Talc-related lawsuit to a federal bankruptcy court in Delaware. With Judge Kearney’s ruling, our client’s case will head back to state court in Philadelphia. This means that the case will almost certainly be the first talc-related…
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Philadelphia Daycare Owner Charged with Sexually Assaulting Children

The owner of Sprouts Philly Kids Daycare & Gym faces several criminal charges related to the sexual assault of a 5-year-old girl and 5-year-old boy. According to an article in the Philadelphia Inquirer, police became aware of the alleged assaults in late July after complaints were levied with the Philadelphia Department of Human Services. After the Special Victims Unit and Philadelphia Children’s Alliance interviewed the victims, it was determined the…
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How Severe Is the Red Cross Blood Shortage?

With the recent series of railroad disasters that have hit our region, including the Hoboken train crash and Long Island train derailment, the last thing we need is a blood shortage. Therefore, if you are able, we encourage you to donate blood as soon as possible, because as this video about the Red Cross blood shortage reveals, many of our fellow Americans desperately need our help.

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How Did a Two-Year-Old Boy Save His Brother from a Falling Dresser?

A two-year-old boy in Utah had to come to his twin brother’s rescue recently when he was the victim of a falling dresser. While the two boys were playing, one of them tried to climb the dresser, causing it to tilt forward and fall. As the video below shows, that’s when the boy’s brother shot into action, pushing the dresser off his brother and freeing him. The boys’ parents released…
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This Veterans Day, Greenlight A Vet

Greenlight A Vet is a campaign to show unified support for our men and women in the military. To participate, all you have to do is change one of the visible lightbulbs at your home or office to green. Once you do, go to the Greenlight A Vet website and map your light. Our country’s veterans do so much for us. Please take the time to thank them this Veterans…
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Amtrak to Pay Out Historic $265 Million Settlement for 2015 Derailment

Multiple news outlets, including AP, CBS News, NPR, KYW, Legal Intelligencer, and the Philadelphia Business Journal, are reporting that a historic settlement has been reached in the May 2015 Amtrak derailment that happened in Philadelphia. The settlement, which is reportedly $265 million, was approved by a federal judge in Philadelphia yesterday morning. The Amtrak settlement will cover all pending claims that resulted from the deadly train crash involving Amtrak Train…
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Eisenberg, Rothweiler Appointed to Plaintiffs’ Management Committee for Amtrak Train Derailment MDL

On May 24, 2016, the law firm of Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck, P.C. was appointed by the Honorable Legrome D. Davis of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania to serve on the Plaintiffs’ Management Committee in the In Re: Amtrak Train Derailment Multidistrict Litigation. The Litigation, stemming from a May 12, 2015 derailment of an Amtrak train in Philadelphia with 253 people on…
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