A month’s supply of diapers: $100. A month’s supply of formula: $125. Crib: $150.
When you take a look at the numbers, babies are expensive. The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates that a typical middle-income family will spend $226,920 to raise a child born in 2010 from birth to age 18. The approximation doesn’t include the cost of college, either.
Betancourt filed a wrongful pregnancy lawsuit, also called a wrongful conception lawsuit, against Qualitest. This type of suit is one of three common unintended pregnancy suits.
Pharmaceutical industry lawyers agree it’s important for drug manufacturers and other consumer products companies to establish recall plans of action.