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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: Monsanto Mediation, TVM Takedown and Talc Transfers
In this issue of the Legal Look we are examining a judge’s order for Monsanto to mediate the latest Roundup lawsuit, the FDA’s recent […]
April 25, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Legal
States Are Trying to Limit Personal Injury Damages
For decades, Republican legislators in Florida have sought to limit the amount of certain types of legal damages plaintiffs can receive. With the appointment […]
April 12, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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Legal
Legal Look: New York Priest Abuse Lawsuits, 3rd Roundup Trial and 3M Earplug MDL
In this issue of the Legal Look, we review a wave of new priest abuse lawsuits set to enter New York courts, the third […]
March 29, 2019
Author Curtis Weyant
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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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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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