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Jamie Sheller

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 […]

Jamie Sheller

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 […]

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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 […]

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MTDs recalled exploding tire still causing injuries

As winter temperatures drop, many people bring out the snow blower and snow throwers for seasonal maintenance. But beware before pumping up flat tires: Defective wheel-rims may explode and turn routine maintenance into a trip to the emergency room for […]

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Hedge Fund Manager Claims Wayfair Selling Furniture with Toxic Formaldehyde Levels

The company Wayfair has been under fire from short seller Whitney Tilson with allegations that select products contain formaldehyde levels exceeding California Air Resource Board (CARB) standards. Tilson said he had five items of Wayfair’s furniture tested for formaldehyde and, […]

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E-Cigarette Explosions Causing Burns & Other Injuries

E-cigarettes and vaporizers seem to be all the rage right now for those seeking a “healthier alternative” to cigarettes. However, more and more studies are showing that E-cigarettes and vaporizers are not safe alternatives to regular cigarettes. And now, the […]

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Plaintiff Verdict of $1.75M in Risperdal Gynecomastia Suit

A $1.75 million verdict was recently awarded in the third case against Janssen Pharmaceuticals of Johnson & Johnson for allegedly failing to warn patients of the risks of gynecomastia in connection with the antipsychotic drug Risperdal. Gynecomastia is the development […]

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Emissions Test Scandal Leads to Resignation of Volkswagen CEO

Martin Winterkorn, CEO for Volkswagen the last eight years, resigned last week in the wake of a growing scandal over falsified emissions tests estimated to affect 11 million vehicles worldwide. “I am doing this in the interests of the company […]

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Alleged Mitsubishi Fuso Defective Emissions Being Investigated

A nationwide investigation into Mitsubishi Fuso trucks equipped with BlueTec® technology emission control is underway after a federal court denied the truck maker’s motions to strike class action allegations and breach of warranty claims brought by a grocery store chain. […]

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FDA Warns Noven’s ADHD Patch Can Cause Skin Disfiguration

The U.S. Administration on Thursday said Noven Pharmaceuticals Inc.’s patch used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder could cause permanent loss of skin color. Noven’s methylphenidate transdermal system, sold as the Daytrana Patch, can cause the discolorations, which are disfiguring […]