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Was your child diagnosed with Necrotizing Enterocolitis because of baby formula? People for Law will fight for the compensation your family deserves!
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“People for Law turned my life around! Their expertise in handling my mass tort case in Florida resulted in a significant settlement” – John Lee

People for Law: A Lifeline for Mass Tort Victims
As a legal firm focused on Mass Tort cases, People for Law strives tirelessly toward upholding justice and bringing light to the unethical and negligent practices of corporations designing, manufacturing, marketing, and selling dangerous products and drugs.

We specialize in representing clients in a variety of personal injury cases, such as those involving bicycle, car, truck, slip-and-fall, and workplace accidents. If you have been injured or suffered harm because of the negligence of another person or entity, we are here to help you seek justice and obtain the compensation that you rightfully deserve. With our experienced legal representation and well-founded compensation claims, we fight for superior awards on your behalf.

If your baby has developed Necrotizing Enterocolitis after consuming baby formula,

It’s easy to get started.


Submit your claim

Submit your claim by filling out the consultation form. Make sure to provide ample details about your circumstances.


We take action

We will take action by determining the feasibility of your case and advising on your next course of action.


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If we take on your case, we will fight for your rightful compensation and help you redress your grievances.

If you believe you are eligible to file an NEC case, schedule your consultation today!


If you believe you are eligible to file an NEC case, schedule your consultation today!


People for Law helps NEC victims get the compensation they deserve

We’re here for you, to fight for you, and win for you.

Causes of NEC
  • Necrotizing enterocolitis is a severe and sometimes fatal illness that primarily affects premature or underweight infants.
  • NEC causes the colon to get inflamed and damaged, often due to bacterial infections.
  • Studies have established a direct link between bovine milk-based baby formula and an increased risk of necrotizing enterocolitis.
Compensation for NEC Lawsuit
  • Medical expenses
  • Loss of income if you had to take time off to care for your child
  • Other expenses related to your infant’s condition
  • Pain and suffering, including emotional and mental anguish
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder   
Here to Help
  • At People for Law, your case isn’t just a number. It is a huge step forward in ensuring that the negligence and unethical practices of corporate giants doesn’t go unchecked.
  • Our dedicated team of attorneys approach each case with the respect and compassion it deserves.
  • We value every case we take on, and give it our all.
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  • If your baby is exhibiting symptoms such as a swollen or tender belly, red, blue, or gray discoloration of the belly, trouble feeding, or keeping food down, first consult a doctor.
  • Second, contact People for Law. With a mortality rate ranging from 10% to 50%, NEC can have life altering consequences.
  • Get a free case consultation at People for Law today!

Our Attorneys

Find the best attorneys in Florida, Yulric Abercrombie, Joseph Osborne, and Gregorio (Greg) Antonio Francis at People for Law. The attorneys knowledgeably deal with class action, medical malpractice, product liability, medical device litigation, pharmaceutical litigation, and personal injury cases with a special focus on mass tort cases and successfully represent numerous clients.

With a collective experience of 30+ years, they have established themselves as trusted attorneys for those who have suffered harm due to the negligence of others. Their commitment to obtaining justice for their clients is clear in their history of successful cases and the numerous awards they have received while practicing personal injury law.

Attorney Joseph Osborne

Practice Area – Class Action & mass tort , Personal Injury
Medical Malpractice

Attorney Gregorio Francis

Practice Area – Product liability, Medical device litigation, Pharmaceutical litigation, Medical malpractice , Personal injury litigation

Attorney Yulric Abercrombie

Practice Area – Car Accidents / MVA – Plaintiff, Personal Injury, Slip and Fall Accidents, Commercial Truck Accidents..

What is NEC?

(NEC) Necrotizing enterocolitis is a gastrointestinal disease primarily affecting prematurely born infants. It causes intestinal inflammation, resulting in the death of intestinal cells and perforation. Deadly bacteria can get into the abdomen or bloodstream through these perforations and cause severe illness or deadly infections.

Symptoms of NEC

  • A swollen or tender belly
  • Red, blue, or gray discoloration of the belly
  • Trouble feeding
  • Food staying in the stomach longer than expected
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea and/or dark or bloody stools
  • Lethargy
  • A low or unstable body temperature
  • green vomit, containing bile
  • Apnea, pauses in breathing
  • Bradycardia, slowed heart rate
  • Hypotension, low blood pressure

Products included in NEC Baby Formula Litigation

Abbott Laboratories and Mead Johnson & Company marketed their bovine milk-based baby formula products as safe and beneficial for premature infants despite significant risks associated with its use. The products included in NEC baby formula litigation are listed below.

Abbott Laboratories

  • Similac
  • Similac NeoSure
  • Similac Alimentum
  • Similac Alimentum Expert Care
  • Similac Human Milk Fortifier
  • Similac Human Milk Fortifier Concentrated Liquid
  • Similac Human Milk Fortifier Hydrolyzed Protein Concentrated Liquid
  • Similac Human Milk Fortifier Powder
  • Similac Special Care
  • Similac Special Care 20
  • Similac Special Care 24
  • Similac Special Care 24 High Protein
  • Similac Special Care 30
  • Similac Liquid Protein Fortifier

Mead Johnson & Company

  • Enfamil
  • Enfacare Powder
  • Enfamil Premature 20 Cal
  • Enfamil Premature 24 Cal
  • Enfamil Premature 24 Cal/fl oz HP
  • Enfamil Premature 30 Cal
  • Enfamil Human Milk Fortifier Acidified Liquid
  • Enfamil Human Milk Fortifier Powder
  • Enfamil Human Milk Fortifier Liquid High Protein
  • Enfamil Milk Fortifier Liquid Standard Protein
  • Enfamil NeuroPro Enfacare
  • Enfamil 24 and DHA & ARA Supplement

Statute of Limitations

NEC cases are classified under product liability. The statute of limitations for product liability cases is generally two years from the date of injury or discovery. However, it can differ depending on the state where you are filling your toxic baby formula lawsuit. Accommodations may be made in light of extraordinary circumstances. Consult an attorney for more information regarding filing deadlines for your claim.

How do I file an NEC lawsuit?

If you wish to file a claim in the NEC lawsuit, consult a qualified attorney who can assess your eligibility and guide you through the claims process.

If you believe you may qualify for the Toxic Baby Formula Lawsuit, contact People for Law for a free consultation.

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    Client Reviews

    Minh Nguyen

    I am writing this review with immense gratitude and satisfaction for the outstanding legal representation provided by People for Law in our mass tort case. Facing a challenging situation, we sought the expertise of this law firm. The attorneys at PFL are not only knowledgeable but also empathetic. Their approach set the foundation for a solid attorney-client relationship built on trust and collaboration.
    What truly makes them stand out is the level of support we received during what was undoubtedly a challenging period. Thanks to People for Law for its dedication and genuine concern.

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    Isabella Marquina

    I can’t express enough gratitude for the exceptional legal support I and my family received from the attorneys at People for Law Group. We found ourselves trapped in a complex mass tort case, and the legal team proved to be our beacon of hope. The attorneys meticulously examined every aspect of our situation, leaving no stone unturned. Their commitment to justice was evident from their in-depth knowledge of mass tort laws.
    Thanks to People for Law, we not only won our case but also felt supported throughout the process. If you’re seeking a law firm dealing with mass tort cases, look no further than People for Law.

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    John Lee

    People for Law turned my life around! Their expertise in handling my mass tort case in Florida resulted in a significant settlement. I did not even imagine I would get any compensation for my losses. I got. They did it for me. They are just incredible. I highly recommend them to anyone seeking justice and compensation for a mass tort case.

    John Lee

    Sarah Jones

    I can’t express how grateful I am to the dedicated lawyers’ team at People for Law. After a traumatic personal injury, I felt lost and overwhelmed. Their expertise and compassion guided me through the entire process, from the initial consultation to the fair settlement. Thanks to their hard work, I received the compensation I deserved, allowing me to get back on my feet and regain control of my life. I highly recommend PFL to anyone seeking justice and support during challenging times.

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    I can’t express how relieved and thankful I am to have had the incredible legal team at People for Law on my side during my personal injury case in Florida. From the moment I walked into their office, they made me feel like family. It was a moment of pure relief when we finally won the case and secured the compensation I deserved. The financial burden was lifted, and I could focus on healing. I highly recommend them to anyone seeking legal representation in personal injury cases in Florida. Their dedication, expertise, and genuine care for their clients make them the best.

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