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Crayons, colored and organized

A consumer advocacy group is calling on Dollar Tree and other retailers to pull a popular brand of crayons they say contains toxic levels of asbestos, a material found to cause mesothelioma and other deadly types of lung…

Lake Michigan

3 killed, 1 injured after boat sinks following mechanical failure

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Nursing home patient, holding coffee

The decision to move a loved one into a nursing home or assisted living community can be one of the most difficult and stressful ones that a family can make. The most important factors when considering a facility are the security, safety, and well-being of the residents. It is your right and…

Outside view of a nursing home

It's a scary and unfortunate reality that elderly people in nursing homes sometimes suffer abuse at the hands of those who are supposed to care for them. There are different types of abuse that can be found in nursing homes, including physical, psychological/emotional, sexual, and financial…

Maritime pipes

Cooney & Conway has resolved a multi-million-dollar maritime asbestos case on behalf of a Michigan man who contracted mesothelioma more than 50 years after working on ore boats for two summers in his…

Asbestos, roof

VA hospital logo

Veterans and VA employees at the Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital in Bedford, MA, were put at risk of…

Asbestos warning sign

Nearly a quarter of the construction workers in the United Kingdom believe they could have been exposed to asbestos while on the job, according to a survey released by the Institution of Occupational Safety and…

Law scale

Cooney & Conway attorney Judy Conway participated in a panel discussion at a “Lunch and Learn” forum hosted by the Illinois State Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division on Wednesday, March 28, at the ISBA Chicago Regional office.

Conway was one of four panelists in a question-and-…

Welcome to Illinois sign

Cooney & Conway trial attorney Kathy Byrne traveled to Springfield last week for an Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA) Women’s Trial Lawyers Caucus lobbying trip to…