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    • FDA warns of foot, leg amputations with Invokana

      FDA warns of foot, leg amputations with Invokana

         The Food and Drug Administration recently required Johnson & Johnson to add new warnings to its diabetes drug, Invokana, about the risk of foot and leg amputations. Final results from two clinical trials showed leg and foot amputations occurred […]

    • J&J Slammed With $110M Verdict After Jury Finds Talc Powder Caused Woman’s Cancer

      J&J Slammed With $110M Verdict After Jury Finds Talc Powder Caused Woman’s Cancer

        St. Louis — A Missouri state court jury on Thursday awarded over $110 million to a woman claiming she developed ovarian cancer after using Johnson & Johnson’s talcum powder-based products on her genitals for decades, marking the largest verdict […]

    • BREAST IMPLANT-ASSOCIATED ANAPLASTIC LARGE CELL LYMPHOMA LAWSUIT

      BREAST IMPLANT-ASSOCIATED ANAPLASTIC LARGE CELL LYMPHOMA LAWSUIT

      Were you or a family member diagnosed with BIA ALCL or breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma?  If so, you may be legally entitled to receive financial compensation from the manufacturer of the breast implant. The FDA’s recent finding indicate […]

    • IVC filter complication and Injuries

      IVC filter complication and Injuries

      Sheller PC is currently reviewing potential lawsuits stemming from inferior vena cava or IVC filters, small wire devices used to treat and prevent blood clots. Patients from all over the United States, including Pennsylvania, are suing manufacturers of IVC filters […]

    • Study-XARELTO MAY CAUSE MORE BLEEDING THAN PRADAXA

      Study-XARELTO MAY CAUSE MORE BLEEDING THAN PRADAXA

      According to an observational study published in JAMA Internal Medicine, people taking Xarelto (rivaroxaban) may be more likely to have a serious bleeding event than those taking Pradaxa (dabigatran). Johnson and Johnson (J&J) is facing more the 15,000 Xarelto lawsuits. […]

    • Stryker LFIT V40 Femoral Head Hip Implant Recall

      Stryker LFIT V40 Femoral Head Hip Implant Recall

      On September 27, 2016, Australian health authorities issued a “Hazard Alert” over the risk of injuries relating to the Stryker LFIT V40 femoral head hip implant components citing the same dangers and warning consumers and health professionals about the higher […]

    • Stöckert 3T Heater-Cooler Devices (LivaNova)

      Stöckert 3T Heater-Cooler Devices (LivaNova)

      In October of 2016 the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) sent a letter to hospitals in the United States to alert them that a device used for heating and cooling blood during open-chest cardiac surgery had the potential for contamination […]

    • Do You Have a Hernia Mesh Lawsuit?

      Do You Have a Hernia Mesh Lawsuit?

      Hernias are routinely repaired through the use of a laparoscopic procedure to implant a mesh to reinforce or strengthen the affected area.  Ethicon Physiomesh product and Atrium C-Qur have a higher rate of recurrence/reoperation compared to the average rates of […]

    • Why Are Essure Lawsuits Being Filed ?

      Why Are Essure Lawsuits Being Filed ?

      Hundreds of claims have been filed against Bayer and Conceptus Inc. (the manufacturers of Essure) by women who have suffered severe abdominal damage when the birth control device moves and punctures the uterus and fallopian tubes. Attorneys state that if […]

    • MTD Snow Thrower Tire Injury

      MTD Snow Thrower Tire Injury

      As the temperatures start to drop, engaging in routine maintenance of snow blower tires could be like playing with a live grenade in your garage. In 2006, MTD Products, Inc. recalled a series of 130,000 snow blowers with wheel rims […]