- posted: Apr. 07, 2023
- Mass Tort
Long Island Injury Lawyers Discuss The JUUL Mass Tort Case
The JUUL mass tort lawsuit is a serious case in which many are suing JUUL Labs Inc. for damages
resulting from addiction, lung damage, and more. The plaintiffs in this case are alleging that JUUL
targeted minors with deceptive marketing practices. Their advertisements not only downplayed the risks
of using their product but claimed that it was safer than using traditional cigarettes. Additionally, JUUL
allegedly failed to warn users of the potential health risks.
Many users became highly addicted to nicotine, which is a primary ingredient in JUUL pods. A large
number of those who became addicted were minors. Addiction can lead in serious health problems,
including respiratory issues, cardiovascular problems, and even death.
Coughing, wheezing, and shortness of breath are common respiratory issues. Additionally, JUUL
products have been linked to lung damage. One resulting condition called “popcorn lung” is a serious
respiratory illness that can cause permanent lung damage. Read more information on the JUUL Lawsuit.
The aftermath of the JUUL lawsuit could be major. This lawsuit has the potential to save others by
spreading awareness. It could also result in an increase in regulations on the vaping industry. As the case
moves forward, it will be important to monitor the outcomes and the impact they may have on the
industry as a whole.
Contact an experienced NY injury lawyer
If you or a loved one used JUUL products and became addicted and/or injured as a result, you may be
able to file a claim. The Licatesi Law Group is here to point you in the right direction. Give us a call at
(516) 227-2662 and ask to speak with one of our experienced attorneys.