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I cannot guarantee the result of any litigation or disputed matter, however, if you are able to prove that you received Hepatits from the berry mix, you will have a strong case. Remember, this requires much stronger evidence than being "pretty sure", and there are some defenses, such as whether or not the handling (particularly by the store) was within the normal and prudent practices for such a distributor. (While this is a little tougher for a food packaging service that would allow tainted food, the store may have a stronger defense).
If you think that you have a claim, I would contact a personal injury attorney to discuss your case. The type of damages that you are describing are fairly significant, and there are statutes of limitations that do apply to these types of claims.
It depends. Most personal injury attorneys will take cases on a contingency basis (they get 33 1/3 percent plus all costs and expert fees (for example) out of any recovery, but you don't pay anything up front), while others will offer the option of an hourly rate where you pay everything up front, but get a full recovery (in this scenario you are bearing the risk that if you lose, you are out of pocket everything you pay into it).
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