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Former CNN Producer Turned Child Predator
Horrifying new headlines have brought John Griffin into the public eye. Griffin, Chris Cuomo’s producer at CNN for several years, has had child trafficking charges…
Client’s Gift To Lucas County Dogs Is Matched by Boyk Law
An anonymous Boyk Law client, who shares our passion for furry canines, donated $1000 toward the care of local dogs. Our client’s generous gift inspired…
Pickup Truck Goes Over Cliff-edge, Injuring Passenger
Our client was a front seat passenger in a pickup truck traveling in Broadwater County, Montana. As they travelled along a mountain road, the driver…
Motorcyclist Dies In Intersection Collision
A father of three was operating a motorcycle on Bayshore Road in Oregon, Ohio. At the same time, a pickup truck was travelling northbound on…
Rear-end Accident Leads to Traumatic Brain Injury
Our client was travelling northbound on State Route 235 in Orange Township, Ohio. As our client slowed for traffic, the vehicle behind him failed to…
RECIPE: Mom’s “Most Requested” Cinnamon Cheesecake Squares
INGREDIENTS: Crust -2 (10-ounce) cans refrigerated crescent rolls Filling -2 (8 ounce) packages softened cream cheese -1 cup sugar -1 teaspoon vanilla extract Topping -1…
Employee Spotlight: VANNESSA WILSON
We’d like to offer a warm welcome to Vanessa Wilson, our newest Mass Tort Paralegal! Vanessa graduated from the University of Toledo, with a degree…
Boyk Law VIP Key Tag Program
Protect Yourself & Your Family by Joining Charles Boyk Law’s VIP Program It has happened to everyone, you’ve misplaced your keys. Did you leave them…
Boyk Law Gives “Bikes For The Holidays” To Deserving TPS Students
Twas the season for giving, and Charles Boyk Law was busy spreading good cheer to some deserving Toledo Public School students. On December 18, Boyk…
Michigan Looking to Pass Legislation Permitting Former Students/Athletes Sexually Assaulted by Dr. Anderson to Sue the University of Michigan
Dr. Robert Anderson worked for the University of Michigan from 1966 until 2003. During that time, he sexually abused hundreds of students and student-athletes while…
Your Rights: Ohio Slip and Fall Laws
With winter weather settling in, it is inevitable that some will slip and fall. While we hope this never happens, if it does, the attorneys…
U.S. Attorney’s Office Awards $6.4 Million in Funding to Support Sexual Assault Kit Testing, Investigations, Services and Training in Northern Ohio
The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Ohio has announced that the Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs has awarded more than…
Video Gaming Company Settles Sexual Harassment Lawsuit for $100 Million
Riot Games, Inc., a prominent video game company, is finally being held responsible for its severe mistreatment of female employees.  The company, facing a class…
Statute of Limitations Limits Survivors Ability to Seek Justice
In the state of Ohio, the statute of limitations for a sex crime is far too limited. Oftentimes when a sex crime occurs, it takes…
CPAP Users: Left to Pay Out of Pocket or Risk Death
Back in June, millions of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) machines were recalled due to a potentially dangerous defect. The issue is that pieces of…
Guilty Verdict Reached for a Historical Sex Trafficking Case
One of the biggest sex trafficking cases in history came to a close just in time for the new year. Ghislaine Maxwell was found guilty…
Ending 2021 With Believing Survivors and Seeking Justice
The “Me Too” movement sparked millions of recollections of sexual assault and abuse by prominent Hollywood figures in 2017.  The movement created a pedestal for…
Survivors Get the Settlement They Deserve
Lawrence G. Nassar sparked headlines in 2015 for his years of abuse as a doctor for the U.S.A. Gymnastics program. Nassar had abused hundreds of…
Mail Carrier Hospitalized for Several Days after a Dog Attack
Our client was working as a postal carrier and was delivering mail in Swanton, Ohio. As he was walking his normal route, a dog which…
Drunk Driver Flips Vehicle Causing Extensive Injuries to Passenger
Our client was a passenger in a vehicle traveling on a county road in Sandusky Township, Ohio. The driver had been drinking and was operating…
T-bone Accident Ejects Woman from Vehicle
Our client was a passenger in a vehicle traveling southbound in Roxand Township, Michigan. As our client’s vehicle entered an intersection, another driver traveling westbound…
Bobbi-Jo’s Famous Killer Cheese Ball
INGREDIENTS: 2 packages of cream cheese, softened 1 large jar dried beef 1 small onion or 2 to 3 green onions, minced or chopped to…
Clinical Trial Underway For Potential New Treatment Option For Patients With Mesothelioma
Mesothelioma is a rare cancer with about 3,000 new cases in the United States each year. With limited treatment options, it is nearly always fatal.…
Don’t Quit Your Medical Treatment
Getting hurt is no picnic. You may have spent hours waiting in the ER, and had to juggle doctor and therapy visits on an already…
BOYK SUPER LAWYERS ASSEMBLE!
Look out Justice League, there is a new super team in town. Boyk Law attorneys Mike Bruno, Sam Bolotin, and Chuck Boyk have all been…
Ring Doorbell, Great for Homeowners – Bad for Criminals
The ring doorbell has become an increasingly popular houseware, for what is essentially a doorbell with a camera. However, homeowners and renters alike have bought…
Recipient of the 2021 Veterans Scholarship
Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC is committed to supporting the servicemen and women who help make this country so great. In order to help…
Cleveland Schools Pay $3.5 Million in Sexual Abuse Case Involving Teacher
CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Cleveland School District has agreed to pay $3.25 million to settle a lawsuit that alleged one of its instructors sexually abused…
Man Loses Part of His Hand That Got Stuck In Machine At Work
Our client was working for an electric supply store when the glove on his left hand got stuck in a machine and pulled his hand…
Passenger Seriously Injured From Vehicle Which Failed To Stop
Our client, a 42 year old male, was a passenger in a vehicle traveling on Ayers Pleasant Bend in Highland Township, Ohio. As our client…
Man Struck By Car While Waiting On Bike At Intersection
Our client was riding his bike on Robinwood Avenue in Toledo, Ohio. As he waited for traffic, a T-bone accident occurred at the intersection of…
Save the Day with Andi’s Superhero Muffins
      INGREDIENTS: 2 C almond flour/meal, Bob’s Red Mill  1 C rolled oats (old-fashioned rolled)  1/2 C walnuts (chopped)  1 C whole cranberries (Or…
Toledo Trucker Overcoming Adversity
Brian Eck, a lifelong resident of Northwest Ohio, was driving a truck on July 15, 2020, near Gary, Indiana. Another smaller truck hit him from…
Word of Warning: Delivery Drivers
In an ever-changing world, do not expect insurance companies to stand still. This is especially true for anyone who drives his/her own vehicle delivering food…
Family Dog Lost and Found After Accident
Here at Charles E. Boyk Law, we know how devastating car accidents can be, from the injuries to the insurance battles and repairs. We also…
Ronald Stevens Receives Life Sentence After Decades of Abuse at Ottawa Hills
A former Ottawa Hills employee has just been sentenced to life in prison, with a minimum sentence of 101 years for over 30 charges. Presently,…
Operation Ohio Knows: Largest Human Trafficking Sting in Ohio History
Operation “Ohio Knows” On Monday, October 4, the Ohio Attorney General announced the progress made by “Operation ‘Ohio Knows’”. The operation was a collaborative sting…
Cases of Interest
DISABLED MAN GRIEVOUSLY WOUNDED DURING TRANSPORT Our client, who lives with physical disabilities, used the services of a transport healthcare van to drive him and…
Veo Scooters Take Over Downtown Toledo
In August 2021, The City of Toledo unveiled a new bike and scooter sharing program in downtown Toledo. The city says the electric scooters and…
Recipe: Grandma Borton’s Peanut Butter Streusel Pie
My Grandma Borton was amazing. She was the absolute picture of grace and beauty, with a merciless streak when it came to board games. I…
Our Favorite Fall Events 2021
Our Favorite Fall Events Fall is here and with it comes fun events for the entire family to enjoy! Post this guide up in your…
BGSU Professor Indicted on three counts of first-degree rape
Timothy Davis was indicted on Sept. 8, 2021, by Lucas County deputies on three counts of first-degree rape. The adjunct professor at Bowling Green State…
Soren’s “Best Ranch Beef Stew Known to Man”
The name may sound like hyperbole, but this recipe is so flavorful, rich, and hearty. As we head into fall, it is the perfect meal…
Ask an Attorney: A Closer Look at Compensatory Damages
Last month we looked at what punitive damages are and how they are used. This month let’s take a closer look at compensatory damages. When…
September is Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness Month
September is Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness Month Approximately 1.3 million people in the U.S. are either being treated for or are in remission from, a…
CareGivers360: August Winner!
Congratulations to Hanna McLaughlin from St. Luke’s Hospital on her selection as the winner of August’s Caregivers360 giveaway! We are very appreciative of all of…
Employee Spotlight: Molly Siedlecki
Meet Molly Siedlecki, our new Intake Specialist! When potential clients call the office, chances are good Molly is the first person they talk with. She…
Cases of Interest: September 2021
15-YEAR-OLD GIRL SEXUALLY ASSAULTED BY BUS DRIVER Our office represents a fifteen-year-old girl who suffered a sexual assault by her bus driver. As the young…
Employee Spotlight: Soren Genot
Soren Genot started as an intern at Boyk Law and was offered a full-time position this spring after completing her Paralegal Studies degree from Stautzenberger…
Cases of Interest: August 2021
Cases of Interest: August 2021 COUPLE ENDURES CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING WHILE LIVING IN RENTAL PROPERTY Our clients, a young husband and wife, began having health…
RECIPE: Katie’s Mom’s Legendary Zucchini Bread
RECIPE: Katie’s Mom’s Legendary Zucchini Bread INGREDIENTS: 3 eggs 2 cups granulated sugar 1 cup vegetable oil 2 cups grated, peeled raw zucchini 3 tsp…
Mass Tort Update: CPAP RECALL ANNOUNCED
CPAP RECALL ANNOUNCED Millions of people rely on CPAP, BiPAP, or other mechanical ventilators to help treat sleep apnea. Tragically, the very machine they rely…
Ask an Attorney: How Do Compensatory Differ from Punitive Damages?
We are often asked about the difference between Compensatory Damages and Punitive Damages. In a typical personal injury case, compensatory damages are the standard damages…
The Rules of Road: Client Spotlight with Janet Bielefeld
To say Janet and Jack Bielefeld are avid cyclists would be a major understatement. Though in their 70s, they put an average of 25-50 miles…
James Franco Settles Sexual Abuse Cases for $2.2 Million
Recently, a set of lawsuits have been settled between James Franco and former students at his school, Studio 4. The lawsuits allege that Franco abused…
11th Annual Boyk Bikes for Kids Giveaway
11th Annual Boyk Bikes for Kids Giveaway We believe all children deserve to experience the joy of riding a bicycle, regardless of their situation or…
Cases of Interest: July 2021
Cases of Interest: July 2021 ASBESTOS EXPOSURE LEADS TO MESOTHELIOMA FOR EX-NAVAL MAN While serving his country in the Navy, our client was exposed to…
Ridiculously Easy Salsa Soup – July 2021 Recipe
Ridiculously Easy Salsa Soup INGREDIENTS: 2 16 oz jars of your favorite salsa 2 15 oz cans of chili beans in sauce 1 15 oz.…
Employee Spotlight: Caroline Bartholomew
Employee Spotlight: Caroline Bartholomew Caroline has been with Boyk Law since 2019, when she started as an intern. She now works as a legal assistant,…
Boyk Law Files Suit Over Roller Coaster Brain Injury
Boyk Law Files Suit Over Roller Coaster Brain Injury We recently filed suit for a client who sustained a brain injury while a passenger on…
Andrea Young Now Licensed to Practice in Michigan
We are very excited to announce that Attorney Andrea Young is now licensed to practice law in Michigan! On Tuesday, March 23, Andrea was sworn…
Copycat Chick Fil A Sauce
INGREDIENTS: 2 tablespoons honey 1 tablespoon yellow prepared mustard 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard 1/4 cup mayonnaise 2 tablespoons barbecue sauce 2 teaspoons lemon juice INSTRUCTIONS:…
Mass Torts In the News – June 2021
Paraquat Paraquat is a chemical herbicide that has been linked to Parkinson’s disease.  The manufacturers are facing a growing number of lawsuits brought by people who were…
Katie Harris Takes on State-Wide Roles
After serving on the Board of Trustees since 2019, Attorney Katie Harris is proud to have been selected to be the 2021-2022 Chair of the…
Cases of Interest – June 2021
Drunk driver smashes woman head-on causing extensive injuries  Our client was traveling northbound on Stone Street in Fremont, Ohio when a drunk driver traveling southbound…
Cases of Interest: April 2021
Employee Has Fingers Amputated on the Job Our client was on the job when a piece of wood got stuck in the machine he was…
Katie’s Favorite Indulgent Brownies
Brownies are one of those desserts that will unfailingly bring a smile to (almost) everyone’s face. Serve them warm with ice cream, stick one in…
Employee Spotlight: Greg Tye
Greg Tye is the newest member of the Charles E. Boyk Law team and a fantastic addition to our staff. Greg grew up in West…
Sexual Assault Awareness Month 2021
In the past year, the bulk of our attention and energy as a nation has been focused on addressing the COVID-19 crisis. But while COVID…
FDA ISSUES PARAQUAT WARNING
Powerful Herbicide Linked to Parkinson’s Disease First introduced in 1962, paraquat dichloride, commonly referred to as “paraquat,” is a toxic, highly poisonous, and fast-acting herbicide…
Boyk Law Helps Man Rear-Ended By Semi Truck
Two years ago, Tony Reino came to Boyk Law looking for help. On August 3, 2018, Tony was traveling southbound on Interstate 280 in stop-and-go…
Monster Cookie Recipe
Boyk Law Marketing Director Desmond says he vividly remembers the first time he had a Monster Cookie. On a frosty winter day 17 years ago,…
CASES OF INTEREST MARCH 2021
AT-FAULT DRIVER CROSSES LEFT OF CENTER, SMASHING INTO OUR CLIENT’S VEHICLE HEAD-ON Our client was traveling northbound on Jerome Road in Monclova Township, Ohio when…
Bayer Proposes $2 Billion Settlement
Bayer Proposes Settling “Future” Roundup Cancer Claims for $2 Billion To continue to contain its liability over claims that Roundup weedkiller causes cancer, Bayer has…
Employee Spotlight Kelly Pawloski
Meet Kelly! Kelly Pawloski joined Boyk Law as a Worker’s Compensation Legal Assistant in February of 2019. Having worked for 18 years as a workers’…
Understanding Uninsured Motorist Coverage
Understanding Uninsured Motorist Coverage While Ohio drivers are required to carry liability insurance, terrible accidents are often caused by uninsured drivers. For those whose lives…
Mass Tort Update December 2020 – Paragard
Paragard IUDs Pose Risk To Women’s Health Any woman experiencing adverse side effects after using the Paragard Intrauterine Device (IUD) for contraception should consult with…
Cases of Interest December 2020
Cases of Interest: December 2020 Farm Machinery Extending Into Oncoming Lane Of Travel Causes Two Separate Accidents In December 2019, sometime after dusk, our client…
December Newsletter Recipe
Jo’s Honey Butter & Pecan Sweet Potatoes These are not your grandma’s sweet potatoes! INGREDIENTS: 6 large sweet potatoes 1/2 + 1/4 C honey 1/2…
Employee Spotlight December 2020
Employee Spotlight: Come On, Eileen! In November, we were thrilled to add Eileen Mikolajzcyk to the team as our Client Specialist. Eileen grew up in…
Toy Safety Tips
Keep The Holidays Fun With Proper Toy Safety Whether you are making your list for Santa, or planning gifts for your family, toy safety is…
2020 Boyk Veteran Scholarship Winner
Boyk Veteran Scholarship Winner Announced Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC is pleased to announce Jackson F. Leonard, of Indianapolis, Indiana, is the winner of…
October 2020 Recipe
Zeke & JJ’s Spoiled Dog Birthday Cake This Recipe makes one 8” round cake. This recipe can be doubled to make a layer cake, as…
Employee Feature – Oct 2020
Welcome Myanna Evans We are delighted to introduce a new member of the Boyk Law Family: Myanna Evans. Myanna joined Boyk Law as the receptionist…
Cases of Interest – October Newsletter
Husband/Father’s Cancer Goes Undiagnosed Leading to Medical Malpractice Claim When our 40-year-old client’s bloodwork showed a high red blood cell count, his family doctor referred…
Increase To Insurance Requirements Proposed For Commercial Motor Carriers
In June of this year, Illinois Rep. Chuy Garcia introduced an amendment to the Moving Forward Act that would increase the minimum insurance requirements for…
What to Do After a Car Accident
What To Do When You Are In a Car Accident If you’ve ever been involved in a car crash, you know those moments right after…
The FBI Arrests Findlay Priest Michael Zacharias
Findlay, Ohio – The FBI and the United States Attorney’s Office announced the federal arrest of Father Michael Zacharias, age 53, of Findlay, Ohio. Father…
Johnson and Johnson to End Sales of Talc-Based Baby Powder in North America
Johnson & Johnson has announced it will stop selling its talc Baby Powder in the United States and Canada. J&J has been the target of…
Alopecia from Taxotere
One of the most difficult side-effects for women undergoing chemotherapy is Alopecia – the loss of hair. Alopecia is fairly common during the course of…
Child Sex Abuse: Identifying the Signs and Taking the Right Steps
Child sexual abuse occurs at alarming numbers. About one in ten children will be sexually abused before the age of 18[1]. Child sexual abuse typically…
Pedestrian Hurt After Vehicle Strikes
Around October 9, 2019, our client was walking to her car from The Toledo Academy of Beauty, in Oregon, Ohio. While traveling from the sidewalk…
Mother Pursues Claim After Daycare Worker Hits Her Son
In Toledo, a former daycare worker has been charged with assault after surveillance footage showed her hitting a three-year-old child in the face. Our client…
3M Litigation Complaint Filed in District Court
Charles Boyk Law Offices officially filed a complaint today on behalf of a client who suffered injuries due to 3M Combat Arms Earplug Products. Within…
13 injured in bus crash Friday morning in Sylvania Township
13 individuals were hospitalized late Friday morning after a car collided with a transportation bus operated by Networking Equal Care Opportunities in Sylvania Township. The…
Toledo Clinic Botox Misconduct Affects Hundreds in the Toledo and Surrounding Areas
The Toledo Clinic is a staple in medical care in the Toledo and surrounding areas. However, over the last few years, Toledo Clinic has come…
Pedestrian Hit & Killed by Syracuse Head Coach Jim Boeheim
A tragedy occurred on February 20, 2019 when a 51-year-old pedestrian named Jorge Jimenez was hit and killed by the storied Syracuse basketball head coach…
Military Personnel File Civil Claims Against 3M for Defective Earplugs
The 3M company is one of the largest corporations in the world, with operations in more than 70 countries and more than $30 billion in…
Noise-Induced Hearing Damage in the Military
Military personnel, especially those in areas of combat, are frequently exposed to high-intensity noise. Loud noises generated from helicopters, heavy equipment, and weapons exceed safe…
Ohio’s Firefighter Cancer Presumption in Workers’ Compensation Claims
Every day, firefighters put their lives on the line to protect the people in their communities. Far beyond the immediate dangers posed by the blazes…
Charles Boyk Law Offices Fights On – Appeals to the Supreme Court
The legal battle involving the traumatic death of Lorri Riehm, caused at the hands of a private volunteer firefighter continues on. On December 21, 2018,…
Veterinarians May Be Contributing to Opioid Epidemic
The United States is in the midst of an opioid crisis. Approximately 4 of 5 people who have turned to heroin use did so only…
What Types of Opioids are Harmful During Pregnancy?
Prescription opioids are painkillers that a doctor may prescribe after someone has had an injury. As the dangers of opioids become more well-known, women who…
What is Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS)?
Neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is a condition affecting newborns that were exposed to addictive opiate or opioid drugs while in the mother’s womb. When a…
The Statistics of Opioid Addiction and Child Birth
There is no doubt that the statistics for opioid addiction and deaths have been increasing in Ohio and around the entire country for the past…
Is it Safe to Take Opioids While Pregnant?
Women take opioids for a number of different reasons. There are cases in which the woman is suffering from severe pain, and has been prescribed…
Can Taking Opioids During Pregnancy Cause Birth Defects?
There is always a certain level of risk associated with taking opioids. However, when a woman is pregnant and taking these drugs, those risks greatly…
Severely Injured Prison Guard Fights for Fair Compensation
The personal injury lawyers at the Charles Boyk Law Offices are currently representing a prison guard who was attacked by several inmates while working at…
Family Sues Napoleon Junkyard After Fatal Explosion
In November of 2017, an unspeakable tragedy struck a contractor who was servicing a vehicle at Hogrefe Auto Parts in Henry County. Following the incident,…
Daughter of Man Killed in Horrific Junk Yard Explosion Files Lawsuit
Suit claims Junk Yard caused the explosion and fire by failing to remove or drain a gas-tank and failing to take necessary safety precautions Click…
Caring for a Baby Born to an Opioid-Addicted Mother
The number of babies born to opioid-addicted mothers in the country is on the rise. With no sign of the epidemic dwindling, this is likely…
Does a Mother who was Addicted to Opioids During Pregnancy Have a Case?
Just as tobacco companies were once sued for causing undue harm to smokers, those in the healthcare industry are now being sued for pushing addictive…
Is There Treatment for Babies Born to Opioid-Addicted Mothers?
Many of those addicted to opioids are pregnant women. Some of these women are taking drugs they have been prescribed for pain, while others are…
I Know Someone Who is Pregnant and Addicted to Opioids. What can I do to Help?
Mothers-to-be who are addicted to opioids are in a difficult situation as they are not only threatening their lives but also the lives of their…
Dangers of Opioid Use During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding
As the opioid epidemic continues to sweep across the country, more people are becoming aware of the potential dangers these drugs pose. Women that are…
Insurance Defense is Watching You
Did you know that if you’re the plaintiff in a personal injury case, you might be under surveillance? It’s true. Sometimes – usually if the…
Pursuing a Collectible Defendant
Sometimes, people do not have enough insurance to cover the damages they caused another person in a car crash. Hopefully, the person hurt will have…
VTech Defective Infant Mobile Recalled Due to Injury Hazard
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 37,000 “Lights & Lullabies” mobiles.  An additional 4,800 units have been recalled…
 Vyaire Recalls AirLife Humidification Chamber & Heated Breathing Circuit Kits
January 30, 2018: Vyaire Medical is a Chicago-based medical device company that focuses on manufacturing respiratory products.  The FDA has announced a Class I recall of Vyaire’s “AirLife Humification…
Diabetes Drugs Linked to Heart Failure
Saxagliptin, a diabetes drug sold under the brand names of Onglyza (saxagliptin) and Kombiglyze XR are the focus of a growing number of lawsuits that…
Recall: Bicycle Brake Pads Recalled Due to Fall Hazard
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 750 SwissStop ExoTherm cycling disc pads. It has been reported that the…
Attention Dog Owners: Growing Number of Companies Recalling Contaminated Pet Food
February 2018: Pet owners should run check their pet foods immediately. The Food and Drug Administration has issued a string of massive recalls on contaminated…
Radio Flyer Recalls Electric Wagons Due to Injury Hazard
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 5,000 “Radio Flyer eWagons”.   These children wagons are battery-operated. When force is…
Spoliation Can Spoil Everything
Over the past few weeks, I have written about how social media can negatively impact a personal injury claim. When I discuss this with people…
Confessions of a Former Insurance Defense Attorney
My name is Katie Harris, and I’m a former insurance defense attorney. If you are on our personal injury attorney website and blog, you may…
Court Upholds $18.5 Million Verdict in Boston Scientific Mesh Case
CHARLESTON, W. Va. – A federal appeals court has upheld an $18.5 million jury verdict in a Boston Scientific Obtryx Sling transvaginal mesh device case.…
A Tentative Settlement Reached in Zimmer NexGen Knee Cases
**We are no longer accepting Zimmer NexGen Knee Claims** In 2010, Zimmer issued a recall of a component in its NexGen Knee implants due to…
Recall: Envi Recalls Electric Panel Heaters Due to Burn Hazard
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 35,000 Envi high-efficiency electric panel heaters. It has been reported that improper…
Recall: Harley-Davidson Recalls 175,000 Bikes Over Fears of Brake Failure
Harley-Davidson has issued a major recall involving nearly 175,000 bikes over fears of brake failure. The recall involves over 30 different models produced between 2006…
Recall: Carrier Recalls HVAC Units Due to Fire Hazard
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 530 Carrier Commercial HVAC systems. It has been reported that the HVAC’s…
Recall: Bicycle Helmets Recalled Due to Risk of Head Injury
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 650 Louis Garneau Course Bike Helmets. The helmets have model number LG1261…
Recall: Children’s Tents Recalled Due to Laceration Hazard
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 84,000 “Playtime Pals Pop-Up Hideaway Hut” children’s tents.   The tents come in…
Recall: Dr. Brown’s Lovey Pacifier & Teething Holders Recalled Due to Choking Hazard
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 590,000 “Dr. Brown Lovey Pacifiers & Teether Holders”.  The products come in…
Bayer – Company is Recalling Alka-Seltzer Due to Labelling Error
Bayer is voluntarily recalling Alka-Seltzer Plus packages that: Were sold only in the US at Walmart, CVS, Walgreens and Kroger (including Dillons Food Stores, Fred…
Beanworthy Recalls Combination Battery Chargers/Hand Warmers Due to Fire and Burn Hazard
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 12,700 “Beanworthy Human Creations” combination battery charges and hand warmers.  The devices…
Recall:  Specialized Allez Bikes Recalled Due to Crash Hazard
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 5,550 “Specialized Allez” bikes. An additional 390 units have been recalled in…
Federal Government Takes Action Against Britax for Stroller Defects
February 16, 2018: The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has filed an administrative complaint against Britax Child Safety, Inc., alleging that certain models of…
Scientists Link Kidney Complications Proton Pump Inhibitors Use
Every year, millions of Americans use Nexium, Prilosec, Prevacid, or other proton pump inhibitors to eliminate heartburn symptoms associated with GERD and other acid-related digestive…
Safety Alerts: Nexium
If taking Nexium has caused injury to you or a family member, consider reaching out to a dedicated Nexium lawyer who could review your case,…
Lenovo ThinkPad Laptops Recalled Due to Fire Hazard
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 78,000 Lenovo ThinkPad x1 Carbon Laptops.   They were sold in silver and…
Just For Men Hair Dye Users Suffer Allergic Reactions
Just For Men, the leading men’s hair dye product, promises to reduce or even eliminate grey hair. For the past 30 years, the product has…
Recall: Limbrel – Arthritis Product Tied to Liver and Respiratory Injury
January 26, 2018: Limbrel, a prescription medical food marketed and sold as a treatment for arthritis, has come under FDA investigation. Supplements and medical foods are…
Recall:  VTech Defective Infant Rattle Recalled Due to Choking Hazard
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 280,000 Shake &Sing Elephant Rattles.   The rattle has a purple elephant with…
Recall Notice: Worldwide Recall of 12 Million Boxes of Powdered Baby Milk
Lactalis, the world’s largest dairy corporation, is removing 12 million boxes of powdered baby formula from more than 80 countries in response to an outbreak…
FDA Orders Label Changes to Opioid-Containing Cold Medications to Protect Kids
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an order directing the makers of cough and cold medications containing opioids such as hydrocodone and codeine…
Recall: Airbag Recalls Explode to Nearly 50 Million
Japanese automotive parts maker Takata has issued yet another massive airbag recall.  In early January, Takata issued recalls for an additional 3.3 million defective air…
Bigen Hair Dye Reactions
Our firm regularly receives calls from individuals who have experienced serious allergic reactions to hair dyes, particularly those who use darker colored dyes. It is…
Recall: Bassinet Maker Violates Safety Standards
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 1000 units of “Multipro Baby Cradle N Swings” bassinets. In 2014, the…
Beware of the Attorney with a Quick Solution to a Complex Problem
The goal of a personal injury settlement is to maximize recovery, eliminate all risk to the client, and get the best medical result possible. I…
Recall Notice: First Medical Device Recall of 2018- A Johnson & Johnson Heart Device
January 2, 2018:  The first FDA medical device recall of 2018 is in already.  The FDA hit Sterilmed, Inc., a Johnson & Johnson company, with…
Jury Hits J&J With Another Million Dollar Verdict in Mesh Case
December 2017:  A New Jersey jury awarded plaintiffs $15 million in a transvaginal mesh action.  The suit involved Ethicon Inc., and its parent Johnson &…
Did Boyk Law’s injury accident pothole lawsuit result in $500k in road repairs?
City votes to spend half-million dollars one week after Boyk Law lawsuit Toledo City Council finally voted to spend $500,000 to repair the potholes in…
Important next steps for victims & families of the Ohio State Fair ride malfunction tragedy
The opening day of the Ohio State Fair in Columbus took a tragic turn when one of the rides malfunctioned and caused some passengers to…
Clyde Cancer Cluster Results and Findings
The families and attorneys for the Clyde, Ohio cancer cluster spoke at a press conference on April 8, 2013, about the new Clyde Cancer Cluster…
Permanent Partial Disability In An Ohio Work Injury Accident
There are work injury accidents that occur more often than many people realize. Our Ohio work injury lawyers have seen hard-working individuals suffer from both…
St. Patrick’s Day In Toledo
St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Sunday this year, which means that celebrations will consume the entire weekend here in Toledo. Irish or not, area…
Erie County Motorcycle Accident Attorney
Several injuries can stem from a motorcycle accident, most of which can be quite severe. Trauma to the brain, spinal cord, and internal organs can…
Fostoria, Ohio Funeral Home Negligence
It may be difficult to imagine, but some people in the funeral home industry have taken advantage of those that are going through the difficult…
Suffered Nerve Damage After Toledo Surgery
In Toledo, Ohio an area of medical malpractice that has been seen is when a patient who has underwent surgery suffers from permanent nerve damage…
Yamaha Rhino Has Defective Design
According to the Jere Beasley Report, the issue of ATV safety has become a growing concern nationwide. In a November 2007, Consumer Reports publisehd findings…
Ohio Child Accident Lawyers: Pool Safety
As summer approaches, more families are headed to the pool. But all pools, from small backyard inflatables to commercial water parks, are dangerous and tempting…
More Alcohol Myths That Can Prevent A Drunk Driving Car Accident
Our Toledo, Ohio car accident lawyers would like to remind drivers about some of the alcohol myths that can lead to a drunk-driving car accident.…
Dog Bites Cause Serious Injury & Fatality
When many people think of dog bites, a mail carrier comes to mind, or possibly a paper boy, being chased by a neighborhood dog. While…
Ohio Fatal Car Accidents Caused By Teenage Driver Texting
Key2safedriving is an invention developed by researchers at the University of Utah and was developed to help prevent the number of deaths that result from…
Clyde, Ohio Funeral Home Negligence
When someone is dealing with the loss of a loved one, there are numerous things to take care of, such as their estate, financial status,…
Ohio Is Number Four For Dog Bites
In May, the U.S. Postal Service released their statistics for the 2012 U.S. Postal Service Dog Attack City Rankings.State Farm also released their report that…
Cincinnati College Student Injured In Accident
There are many college students that decide to venture out of their home state to receive an education. This is a great life experience for…
Ohio Lawsuits Asking For “An Amount In Excess Of $25,000”
In Ohio, every county has a court of common pleas. The Ohio courts of common pleas have the authority to hear cases where the amount…
Who You Should Call If Injured In An Ohio Car Accident
Are you wondering who to call after you were injured in an Ohio car accident? With all of the lawyer television advertising, telephone book ads,…
Ohio Lawyers Discusses Match.Com Lawsuit
Mary Kay Beckman of Phoenix, Arizona is suing Match.com for a relationship gone awry. Specifically, after breaking up with the man she met online, he…
Injured In Ohio Car Accident
Car accident injuries can be very serious. Some injuries can change a person’s life forever, whether they keep them from returning to their job again,…
Personal Injury Case: Signing Documents
Our Ohio personal injury attorneys provide clients with helpful tips to reference throughout the course of their personal injury claim. We have decided to post…
What Employers Need To Know About Workers Compensation Part Two
What benefits does workers compensation coverage offer? After the BWC approves the claim for a work injury, the policy then covers the payment of medical…
Injured Due To Fall From A Hospital Bed?
Our Ohio medical malpractice lawyers often pursue cases on behalf of patients who suffer serious injuries from falls out bed in hospitals. These injuries are…
Gastric Bypass Errors
Gastric bypass has become an increasingly popular choice for those wishing to lose weight and to become healthier. During the weight loss surgery a small…
Ohio Gastric Bypass Medical Malpractice
Thousands of people every year opt to have gastric bypass surgery in order to lose weight and to become healthier. During the gastric bypass surgery…
Why Is The Number Of Fatal Crashes In Area Increasing?
Both Sandusky and Seneca counties experienced an increase in the number of fatalitiesthat resulted from crashes in 2013. There was a total of 20 fatalities from…
Ohio Medical Malpractice Lawyer For Nerve Damage During Surgery
One area of medical malpractice that our office has seen is from clients who have suffered nerve damage as a result of their surgery. Although…
Sue Emergency Room Doctor For Medical Malpractice In Ohio
Our Ohio emergency room doctor malpractice lawyers at The Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC handle lawsuits against emergency room doctors. Emergency room physicians, also…
Drug Allergy Medical Malpractice In Oregon
An allergic reaction is an overreaction of the immune system that can end in side effects that put one’s health at risk. Allergic reactions can…
Sue Neurosurgeon For Medical Malpractice In Ohio
Our Ohio neurosurgeon malpractice lawyers at Charles Boyk Law Offices, LLC handle lawsuits against neurosurgeons. Neurosurgeons are physicians specializing in brain and spinal surgery. A…
Sue Plastic Surgeon For Medical Malpractice In Ohio
Our Ohio plastic surgeon malpractice lawyers at Charles Boyk Law Offices, LLC handle lawsuits against plastic surgeons. Plastic surgery is defined as surgery concerned with…
Neck Injuries From A Car Accident In Perrysburg
Some of the specific issues related to neck injuries are herniated or ruptured discs, fractured vertebrae, and serious strains and sprains. The first step in…
Who Is Responsible For An Accident Involving A Disabled Vehicle?
When driving on area roadways and highways, it is very common to see a disabled car on the side of the road. Whether it is…
Hit By Car In Pearson Park
During the summer months in the Toledo area, many people enjoy the local metroparks. There are a handful of parks to choose from when going…
Perrysburg, Ohio Funeral Home Negligence
When an individual is mourning the death of a loved one, they have a handful of issues to take care of. From funeral arrangements to…
Injured In A Car Accident While Attending An Ohio College Or University?
If an out-of-state college student is injured while living in Ohio, it can be confusing when trying to determine their rights. The first question they…
Swanton, Ohio Funeral Home Negligence
When dealing with the loss of a loved one and having to arrange their funeral or memorial service, the last thing one would hope is…
Swimming Pool Accidents & Drownings In Perrysburg
Parents may be surprised at the disturbing statistics released by the Ohio Department of Public Safety regarding pool drownings. There are several children that drown or nearly…
Suffered Nerve Damage During Sylvania Surgery
If you have suffered nerve damage after surgery, you may want to look into the cause. One area of medical malpractice lawsuits that our office…
Training In Safety Can Help Prevent Ohio Bus Accidents In Port Clinton
Who would think that most school bus accidents occur when the bus isn’t even moving? Well, it is true. Most of the time when children…
Wes Merillat Deemed Rising Star By Super Lawyers!
Super Lawyers is a rating service that includes more than 70 practices areas of those lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and…
Unidentified Man Buried In Corn Cobs
The Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC is hoping for a speedy recovery for the man that somehow got buried in some corn cobs at…
Personal Injury Cases Of Interest: May 2014
There are several types of cases that personal injury lawyers handle. From car accidents to premises liability, a personal injury lawyer can help injured victims.…
Personal Injury Cases Of Interest: January 2014
Our personal injury office handles a variety of cases on a regular basis. To allow our readers to understand some of the different cases we…
Personal Injury Cases: July 2014
Our office handles a variety of personal injury cases, from car accidents to premises liability. Every month we highlight cases of interest in our Boyk…
Personal Injury Cases: Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC
Personal Injury Cases of Interest: February 2014 Our law office makes it a point to share personal injury cases of interest in our monthly newsletters.…
Pelvic Organ Prolapse And Transvaginal Mesh Complications
Pelvic Organ Prolapse (POP) is a common condition that affects some post-menopausal women. To combat pelvic organ prolapse, surgical devices were recommended as a treatment.…
Pelvic Mesh Products: Injury Claims
Pelvic mesh products have been the subject of thousands of lawsuits due to the injuries that the mesh products have resulted in. Our office has…
Peer Review Rating™ From LexisNexis® Martindale-Hubbell®
Toledo, Ohio – August 6, 2011 – The Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC today announced it has received notification from LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell that Charles…

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