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Curtis Weyant

Managing Editor

Credentials and Publications

  • Roberts Wesleyan College (B.A.)
  • Signum University (M.A.)

About Curtis Weyant

Curtis Weyant has more than 20 years as a writer, editor, and communicator, publishing on a wide variety of topics, especially in the financial, legal, and medical fields. At ConsumerSafety.org, Curtis oversees the day-to-day publication of all content, ensuring its relevance with the mission of the site and adherence to the strict Editorial Guidelines we have adopted.

Curtis has been published in peer-reviewed journals, print books, and on a variety of websites and blogs, and he has presented at a number of conferences across the country. His work has appeared or been cited in Salon, PopMatters, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, and elsewhere. Curtis holds a BA in English Literature from Roberts Wesleyan College and an MA in Language & Literature from Signum University.

Stories by Curtis Weyant

Legal
Legal Look: $3 Million Verdicts, Juul Nicotine Levels, and More 3M Earplug Problems
In this issue of the Legal Look we review two separate $3 million verdicts – one in an IVC filter bellwether trial and another […]
February 19, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Legal
New York Extends Statute of Limitations for Child Sexual Abuse Victims
Yesterday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the Child Victims Act, a bill that revises the statute of limitations for victims who were sexually […]
February 15, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Legal
Top Personal Injury Lawsuits to Watch in 2019
A month into 2019, there are already some interesting lawsuits shaping up that could dominate the year’s legal news, the way that talcum powder […]
February 6, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Drugs
Legal Look: Valsartan Recalls, Prostate Cancer Misdiagnosis, J&J Talc Asbestos Lawsuits and Roundup Class Actions
In this issue of the Legal Look, we are covering a would-be Roundup class action lawsuit in Wisconsin that was denied certification, the expansion […]
January 16, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Safety
Legal Look: DePuy Hip Settlements, FTC v AbbVie, Lax Clinical Trials, and Why Juries Matter
This week the Legal Look takes on the DePuy hip settlement, the continuation of the FTC’s fight against Abbvie’s anticompetition practices, a new lawsuit […]
December 12, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Products
How to Report Dangerous Products
Have you ever run across a product that hurt you or someone under your care, but were unsure about how to report it? Then […]
December 6, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Legal
Legal Look: Stryker Hip Settlement and Catholic Sexual Abuse Lawsuits
Today in the Legal Look, we are sharing news about a recent settlement in the Stryker LFIT V40 multidistrict litigation and two new class […]
November 20, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Legal
Legal Look: Roundup, Valsartan, and Vegan Butter
In today’s Legal Look, we’re reviewing the acceptance of a revised $78 million verdict in the first Roundup lawsuit, the dismissal of a class […]
November 1, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Health
Roundup Verdict: No New Trial for Monsanto; Judge Cuts $289 Million Award
The Roundup verdict is in: Monsanto will not get a new trial according to a late ruling yesterday by San Francisco Judge Suzanne Bolanos. […]
October 23, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Drugs
Jardiance vs Invokana vs Farxiga
In 2013, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first medication in a new class of drugs to fight type 2 diabetes […]
September 24, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Health
UPDATE: Man Receives $289 Million for Roundup Lawsuit; Monsanto Faces 8,000 More Cases
Update 2 – October 23, 2018: On Monday, October 22, 2018, a San Francisco Superior Court judge denied Monsanto’s request for a new trial, […]
August 28, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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Drugs
2018 National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
Do you have some old prescriptions that you never finished in the back of your medicine cabinet? Perhaps a parent or other older family […]
August 22, 2018
Author Curtis Weyant
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