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    • Ovarian Cancer and Talcum Powder Update

      Ovarian Cancer and Talcum Powder Update

      More than one thousand lawsuits have been filed by women who have suffered ovarian cancer as a result of using talcum powder on their genital area. Talc is a mineral found in personal care products, often in the form of […]

    • Xarelto Injury Update

      Xarelto Injury Update

      To date, more than 9,000 lawsuits have been filed across the country against the makers and distributors of Xarelto. Currently, more than 7,000 cases are pending in New Orleans, Louisiana in the multi-district  (MDL) overseen by U.S. District Court Judge […]

    • Stryker LFIT V40 Femoral Head Prone to Dislocation

      Stryker LFIT V40 Femoral Head Prone to Dislocation

      Lawsuits have been filed against the maker of the Stryker LFIT V40 femoral head, alleging patients were harmed by use of the hip implant component. Issues associated with the Stryker LFIT V40 femoral head reportedly result in failure of the […]

    • Stockert 3T Heater-Cooler FDA Warning

      Stockert 3T Heater-Cooler FDA Warning

      Stockert 3T Heater-Cooler FDA Warning Stockert 3T Heater-Cooler safety warnings have been issued by both the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) alleging that the devices are linked to serious and potentially […]

    • Invokana and Kidney Injury

      Invokana and Kidney Injury

      Lawsuits filed in both the US and Canada allege the use of Invokana caused damage to patients’ kidneys but that the makers of Invokana (known generically as canagliflozin) failed to warn patients about that risk. According to reports, in the […]

    • Viagra®, or its twin drug, Revatio® and increased risk of Melanoma

      Viagra®, or its twin drug, Revatio® and increased risk of Melanoma

      If you have taken Viagra®, or its twin drug, Revatio®, for a high blood pressure condition known as pulmonary arterial hypertension, then you should also be aware that this medication may be associated with a significantly increased risk for developing […]

    • INFERIOR VENA CAVA (IVC) FILTER DEFECTS MAY CAUSE LIFE-THREATENING COMPLICATIONS

      INFERIOR VENA CAVA (IVC) FILTER DEFECTS MAY CAUSE LIFE-THREATENING COMPLICATIONS

      Sheller, P.C. is investigating injury lawsuits on behalf of patients who have sustained injuries as a result of a defective inferior vena cava (IVC) filter.  An IVC filter is a small medical device that is implanted deep inside the body to […]

    • Whistleblower Lawsuit Alleges Duke University Scientific Fraud

      Whistleblower Lawsuit Alleges Duke University Scientific Fraud

      A whistleblower lawsuit brought against Duke University by a former Duke researcher accuses other former researchers of falsifying data to reap government grants totaling more than $200M. The suit, by Joseph M. Thomas, was brought on behalf of the U.S. government […]

    • Raytheon Whistleblower Claims Fraudulent Time Cards Encouraged

      Raytheon Whistleblower Claims Fraudulent Time Cards Encouraged

      Major defense contractor Raytheon is accused of encouraging workers in Afghanistan to report working ten hours per day – six days a week, when in reality most workers worked as few as only two hours per day. The whistleblower case […]

    • Xarelto Bleeding Antidote Not Approved by FDA

      Xarelto Bleeding Antidote Not Approved by FDA

      An antidote intended for uncontrolled bleeding linked to blood thinners was not approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), according to Portola Pharmaceuticals, the maker. At the current time there is no reversal agent for uncontrolled bleeding linked […]