Overloaded Tractor Trailer

The Joye Law Firm handles a number of cases involving the trucking industry. One of our current cases involves an overloaded tractor-trailer. The cargo was initially shipped from Europe to Charleston by freighter, coming through the Charleston Naval Shipyard. It was…

Prescription Drug Cases

BAYCOL® – BAYCOL® is a cholesterol-lowering medication that was initially approved by the FDA in 1997. BAYCOL® was prescribed to reduce cholesterol and to reduce the risk of heart disease. Health problems which have been attributed to BAYCOL® usage include…

Resolves California Chrysler Minivan Case

For Christmas in 1999, two sisters, Nancy Johnson and Jill Davis (the names have been changed per the families’ request), made plans for their families to go to Las Vegas. The Johnson family lived in Detroit, Michigan and the Davis…

Routine Drive Turns Into Tragedy

One moment Phillip was in his car after eating lunch at a local diner. The next he was in the hospital unable to breathe on his own after being involved in a violent motor-vehicle collision. As Phillip lay in the hospital in…

That Ship Has Sailed

Six-year-old Sergio Jimenez was riding in the backseat of his parent’s 1985 Dodge minivan when his mother turned left to exit a shopping center. An oncoming Honda Civic came through the intersection traveling at just 5 mph and hit the…