Mass Torts

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…

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…

 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…

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.…

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