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What to Do If Your Allergan Breast Implant is recalled?

Certain breast implants, primarily the Biocell textured breast implants, and tissue expanders, manufactured by Allergan, have been recalled as of July 2019 for posing health…

BOYK BRIEF PODCAST FEATURES: Nurse Paralegal Emma Sullivan

Not every personal injury lawyer employs a Registered Nurse/ Paralegal. At Charles Boyk Law, Emma Sullivan is a valuable resource to our team and clients.…

Study Finds 8 in 10 Americans Have Traces of Weed-Killing Chemical in Their Urine

Glyphosate, the weed-killing chemical in Roundup, is the most widely used herbicide in the country.  The use of glyphosate is 200x greater today than when…

New Fireworks Law in Ohio to Begin July 1, 2022

As the 4th of July approaches, many Ohioans are unaware that House Bill 172, which will take effect on July 1, pertains to consumers’ use…

What Are the Risk Factors for Mesothelioma?

Mesothelioma is a cancer that anyone can get. It does not discriminate in that it affects all races, genders, and ages. While anyone can get…

What Are the Symptoms of Mesothelioma?

Mesothelioma and its different types of cancers are sometimes difficult to see. The reason for this is the symptoms that someone may initially experience can…

Mesothelioma and the Risks of Exposure to Asbestos

Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer that is very often caused by someone being exposed to asbestos at some point during their lives. While…

What is Mesothelioma and Where Can it Occur?

Mesothelioma is a type of cancer that typically affects the linings that protect the organs of the chest and the abdomen. It is rare as…

Boy Dies After Falling From Drop Tower Ride at Amusement Park

Orlando, Florida: On March 24, 2022, a 14-year-old boy died at ICON theme park. The boy was on ICON’s Free Fall ride, which it bills…

Boyk Law Advantage: Nursing Paralegal

All of our legal assistants and paralegals here at Charles Boyk Law have an important role to play when it comes to handling your case,…

Similac, Enfamil Baby Formula Makers Facing Serious Lawsuits

The makers of Similac and Enfamil are facing a growing number of lawsuits alleging their popular cow-milk based baby formulas have caused pre-term infants to…

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…

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.…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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,…

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:  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…

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, 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,…

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 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…

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…

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: 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…

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…

Ohio Personal Injury Attorneys: Who Should You Choose?

When you’re involved in an accident in which you suffer personal injury, it is very crucial to have a knowledgeable and experienced attorney to represent…

Kentucky Teen Settles Lawsuit After She Loses Feet In Roller Coaster Accident

Roller coaster injuries fall from thrill rides, or injuries caused by workers’ unsafe practices can all have devastating consequences. Our Ohio amusement park injury attorneys…

Nurse Files Lawsuit For Yaz Related Injuries

A South Carolina nurse, 33, joins many others in filing suit against Bayer because of injuries related to Yaz. In March 2008 she was prescribed…

Nail Salons Can Cause Personal Injury Through Staph Infections

As Toledo, Ohio personal injury attorneys, we have seen the destructive effects that nail salon staph infections have had on women. Contracted through unclean tools…

My Personal Injury Has Worsened

After being involved in an accident and sustaining an injury, the first step is to always visit a medical professional for an assessment. The lawyers…

My Out-Of-State College Student Was Injured In An Ohio Accident

With the college school year in full swing, students are becoming settled in at their new homes, making new friends, and learning their way around…

Multiple People Injured In Hayride Crash

When the leaves start to fall and apple orchards welcome visitors, hayrides offer a fun, autumn-time pleasure ride for families and kids in Ohio. But…

Mercedes Recalls Cars For Issue With Lights

Mercedes-Benz has recalled over 284,000 C-Class cars in the United States and Canada due to an issue with the rear lights. According to 13 ABC…

Lawsuits Stack Up After DePuy Hip Replacement Recalls

                  Abdella Brown, of Virginia, filed a lawsuit against DePuy Orthopedics with the Ohio Northern District Court…

Man Loses His Leg While Saving A Life

In 2002, Sean McMahon played the role of “Good Samaritan” at the Stony Ridge truck stop in Wood County. As he was exiting his truck,…

Injured At Baseball Stadium

When fans visit a baseball stadium, they expect to watch a great game, enjoy some baseball park food, and maybe even indulge in an adult…

Injured Times Magazine: How A Personal Injury Case Works

Our office believes that knowledge is power in terms of our personal injury clients and that’s why we inform them of exactly how we plan…

How Soon Should You File Your Yaz Case?

In the state of Ohio, if you have suffered an injury or illness induced by taking Yaz or Yasmin, you only have a certain amount…

Hotel Pool Fatally Electrocutes Swimmer

A Missouri City family was visiting a Hilton Hotel in West Houston for Labor Day weekend when the unimaginable happened. The family was at the…

Government Warns Parents Not To Use Baby Sleep Positioners

Baby sleep positioners, a popular product for safety-conscious parents, were suppose to save lives by keeping infants from rolling onto their stomachs. Instead, these products…

Graco®-Branded Drop-Side Cribs Recalled

LaJobi Inc., of Cranbury, New Jersey, has recalled Graco®-branded drop-side cribs made by LaJobi. The drop-side hardware can break or fail, allowing the drop-side to…

Good Samaritan Turns Into Accident Victim

Clinton Johnson was playing the role of Good Samaritan one cold and snowy Tuesday night on his way home from work. He was driving northbound…

Ford Recalls Almost 435,000 Vehicles

Ford has recalled almost 435,000 cars that require fixing due to a rusting frame or faulty seats. The 435,000 total includes two recalls: Ford Escapes…

Ford Recalls Vehicles For Faulty Child Locks

Ford Motor Co. has stated that the child locks in certain 2013 models were improperly made, forcing the carmaker to recall the vehicles. The locks…

Former Bengals Cheerleader Pleads Not Guilty

                  Recent charges against a teacher and cheerleader has gained much media attention surrounding the facts of…

GE Dishwashers Pose Unsafe Fire Risk

PR Newswire, The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, and GE Appliances would like to educate consumers on the following recalled products: The GE, GE Eterna,…

Firework Safety Tips And Injury Statistics

With July 4th less than a week away, fireworks are flying off of the shelves as people prepare for their Independence Day celebrations. What many…

FDA Has Approved New Generic Form Of Yaz

The FDA has approved a new generic form of Yaz called Zarah. this product is made by Watson Laboratories, Inc. Watson pharmaceuticals had benn sued…

FDA Recall Updates: Week Of September 24

                    The Charles E. Boyk Law Offices would like to keep you informed about the recall…

Dangerous Homeowner Appliances

Many people don’t realize there are certain appliances in their homes that can create real hazards. This is because appliances, such as ovens that are…

Fan Sues Axl Rose For Concert Injury

Concert Injury A Guns N’Roses fan is pursuing legal action against Axl Rose due to an injury the fan suffered while at a concert in…

Efforts Being Made To Include New Warnings On Yaz Labels

New safety information revealing the increased risk of blood clots in women has been added to the labels of Yaz and Yasmin. Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceutics…

Education Needed On Vaginal Mesh Implants

While transvaginal mesh implants are meant to prevent incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse, many have caused women multiple health problems. Originally thought to be a…

E. Coli Outbreak Causes Personal Injury In Toledo, Ohio, And Parts Of Michigan

More than 35 people have suffered personal injury from a recent E. coli outbreak linked to beef sold at Ohio and Michigan Kroger stores, according…

E. Coli Fears Result In Beef Recall

The USDA has recalled 22,737 pounds of meat after a possible E. coli contamination. The meat that is at risk was shipped from National Beef…

Dippin’ Stix And Armour’s Cheese Pizza Lunch Kits Recalled

Reichel Foods has announced a voluntary recall of two of their products: Dippin Stix Sliced Apples & Caramel with Peanuts and also Armour Active Packs…

Types Of Personal Injury Cases

Cases that are considered to be personal injuries can be from a variety of causes. This area of law includes everything from car accidents to…

Deer Gun Season Rules Help Improve Safety

If you are taking part in Deer Gun season, remember the important rules that will help you and other hunters remain safe. The Lancaster Eagle Gazette  highlighted…

Library of Firm Newsletters

Browse through our comprehensive database of articles, cases of interest, newsletters, and legal opinions for a better understanding of the world of personal injury claims…

Deer Crash Season At Its Peak In Autumn

Now is the time when drivers should be most cautious of deer running in front of their cars. The Ohio Department of Transportation says that,…

Injured By A Defective Foreign-Made Product? Pursue The Importer!

Oftentimes plaintiff’s lawyers in the United States will shy away from taking cases involving defective products because they do not want to become caught in…

Common Causes Of Jobsite Injuries

A worker who has been injured on a construction site might find this hard to believe, but the responsibility for his safety on the job…

Keep Your Children Safe: Leading Causes Of Child Poisoning

The statistics are in and it is estimated that every year 60,000 children in America are rushed to the emergency room after getting into medication.…

Johnson & Johnson Recalls

Our Toledo, Ohio products liability lawyers are always on the lookout for recalled medications in order to warn the community of their possible dangers.  For the second…

Did Bayer False Advertise Yaz Birth Control?

Our Yaz birth control injury lawyers were interested to read in a recent article from the Jere Beasley Report that in the United States, at least 48…

DePuy Hip Replacement Recall

As of August of 2010, the hip replacement DePuy made by Johnson & Johnson’s subsidiary has been recalled. The reason for the recall is because…

DePuy’s Hip Recall Update

Immediately after the recall DePuy and J & J began a “medical bill reimbursement program. This program allows DePuy to pay for all medical bills…

Pharmaceutical Drug For Diabetes Causes Bladder Cancer

Another lawsuit has been filed against Takeda Pharmaceuticals alleging that the Type 2 Diabetes drug Actos caused a Florida man to develop bladder cancer. This…

Revisions To Treasured Harvest Pistachio Recall

Western Mixers Products & Nut Company recalled their Treasured Harvest Pistachios due to a potential salmonella contamination. We released a blog post with information regarding…

Rolaids Recalled By The Millions

Another medicine recall has been announced: 13 million packages of Rolaids are being recalled by Johnson & Johnson’s McNeil division. The Rolaids have been recalled…

Work Injury: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

There were three individuals taken to the hospital on Thursday for carbon monoxide poisoning. The three people that were taken to the hospital were working…

Crosman Air Pistols Recall: Exploding BB Guns

Mom was right – you really can lose an eye shooting your BB gun. On September 6, 2013, Crosman Corporation, a designer, manufacturer and supplier…

Crash On U.S. 224 Injures Four

An accident that took place last Tuesday night sent 4 people to the hospital. The Ohio State Highway Patrol has reported that around 6:20 pm…

Children’s Toys Recalled

There are many different reasons as to why children’s toys get recalled. It is not very uncommon for a toy to be found in violation…

Chrysler Recalls Older Model Jeeps

Chrysler has recalled 2.7 million older model Jeeps due to a fuel tank issue. This recall comes after a near-public relations nightmare with government safety…

Children’s Water Bottles Pose Severe Choking Hazard

The Charles E. Boyk Law Offices would like to keep you informed about the recall of children’s water bottles. Consumers should stop using recalled products…

Child Car Seats Have Expiration Date

You may have heard that car seats have expiration dates. It’s true, they do. There are concrete and important reasons why we must retire our…

Chicago Woman Sues Over Yaz Related Injuries

Another case against Bayer has been filed in relation to medical problems that occured while taking Yaz. A chicago woman says that as a direct…

Certain Medications Under Investigation

Recently there has been an investigation regarding a couple of medications that are available out in the market right now. There is a potential litigation…

Certain Jeep Grand Cherokees Asked To Be Recalled

Our Toledo, Ohio car accident injury lawyers are always on the lookout for vehicle recalls that could affect consumers. According to the Jere Beasley Report…

Slip And Fall Claims: Do I Have One?

What makes a slip and fall case in Ohio? Many residents of our region have been wondering whether or not they have a slip and…

Caution! Social Media Can Demolish A Case!

It’s a fact of life that social media is here to stay. Many individuals see fit to post just about every detail of their life…

Contaminated Steroids And Meningitis: What You NEED To Know

The highly rated Ohio attorneys at the Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC are representing individuals affected by the contaminated steroids which are causing meningitis…

Captain Cutlass Toy Pirate Pistols Recalled For Lead Poisoning Risk

The Charles E. Boyk Law Offices would like to keep you informed about the recall on “Captain Cutlass Toy Pirate Pistols.” Consumers should stop using…

California Boy Seriously Burned By Propane Heater

In December of 2005, seven-year-old Trevor Dennis was severely burned by a Coleman propane heater inside the trailer where he was camping with his family.…

Cost Of Healthcare Sure To Increase With Hip Implants Failure

Medical experts estimate that failed metal-on-metal hip implants may end up costing taxpayers, insurers and other involved parties billions of dollars. Although no hard data…

Counterfeit Airbags Found In Nearly 250,000 U.S. Cars

You wouldn’t know you had counterfeit airbags until the event of an accident. The Obama administration warned Wednesday that many motorists may be driving cars…

Bigen Hair Products: What Are My Legal Options?

Bigen hair products are at the center of many lawsuits at this time. The hair dye has been known to give a host of allergic…

Berry Mix Causes Hepatitis Outbreak

The Food and Drug Administration is investigating a hepatitis outbreak, with the cause suspected to be an organic berry mix sold by Townsend Farms, an…

Wal-Mart To Limit Toxic CadmiumIn Products For Children

It appears that Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., the world’s largest retailer, has really started to crack down on the use of the toxic metal cadmium in…

WARNING: Applegate Naturals Gluten-Free Chicken Nugget Recall

Applegate Naturals Gluten-Free Chicken Nuggets have been recalled, due to a mislabeled batch of gluten-free nuggets. It is estimated that 3,144 packages of Applegate’s gluten-free…

BelVita Breakfast Biscuits Recalled Due To Possible Metal Mesh Presence

Mondelez Global LLC announced on Thursday that they would be recalling their belVita Breakfast Biscuit products in 2 different flavors – apple cinnamon and chocolate. The recall was issued…

Bayer Sets Aside Funds For Lawsuit Settlements

With approximately 4,800 cases against Bayer, the company will be paying out more than $1 billion to those that claim injuries from Yaz and Yasmin…

WARNING: Bike Helmets Sold At Toys R Us Have Been Recalled

Bell Full Throttle Bike Helmets, sold at Toys R Us stores nationwide and online, have been recalled. The helmets are hazardous due to a buckle…

Bayer Promoted Non FDA Approved Benefits Of Yaz

It appears that sales representatives for Bayer were encouraged to promote Yaz for Premenstrual Syndrome even though this is not something that the FDA had…

WARNING: Dymatize Nutrition’s Elite Gourmet Bars Recall

Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Bars, in both Cookies & Cream and Fudge Brownie flavors, have been recalled. The bars may contain undeclared peanuts, which could…

WARNING: Honda Vehicle Brake Recall

Honda has recalled over 18,000 vehicles due to issues with the braking system. In certain Honda models, the brake booster parts were made incorrectly, affecting…

Assisted Living Wrongful Death Case Filed

On April 9th Erik Kuentzel brought his mother to the Sunshine Villa Assisted Living facility. Among some of the fees that he paid, one of…

WARNING: Infant Forks And Spoons Recalled

Gingham Bunny forks and spoons have been recalled due to the pink coloring on the bunny’s ears. The infant utensils’ coloring can come off, creating…

WARNING: Kellogg Recalls Special K Cereal

voluntarily recalled certain packages of its Special K Red Berries cereal because they may contain fragments of glass. The packages affected by the recall are…

WARNING: Lightlife Farmer’s Market Veggie Burgers Recalled

A number of Lightlife Farmer’s Market Veggie Burgers have been recalled due to an undeclared milk allergen. Some packages of the Farmer’s Market Veggie burgers…

Warning: Maxiloss Weight Advanced Softgels Recalled

On Tuesday, Olaax Corp. announced a voluntarily recall of the Maxiloss Weight Advanced softgels due to an undeclared ingredient. Sibutramine, a substance used for treating…

Anti-Texting Documentary Aims To Reach Drivers Before New Year’s

The Charles E. Boyk Law Office would like to pass along a documentary that was released by AT&T. A powerful anti-texting documentary aimed at reaching…

WARNING: Nesquik Recall

Nestle has issued a voluntary recall limited to the NESQUIK Chocolate Powder.  The limited quantities were announced by Nestle as the 10.9, 21.8 and 40.7…

Warning: Ohio Company Recalls Candy

Seville, Ohio candy maker, Island Delights Inc., has recalled 492 bags of its Coconut Haystack candy. Earlier this week, the company recalled its product due…

WARNING: Orville Redenbacher’s Kettle Korn Recall: Undeclared Milk Allergen

ConAgra Foods, Inc. has voluntarily recalled packages of Orville Redenbacher’s Classic Kettle Korn flavor ready-to-eat popcorn due to an undeclared allergen, milk. Some of the…

WARNING: Recall Of Uncle Eddies Vegan Oatmeal Chocolate Cookies

International Desserts Uncle Eddies Vegan Oatmeal Chocolate Cookies have been recalled due to an undeclared allergen of walnuts in the cookies. The Glendale, California company…

Another Drugmaker Pays Millions Due To Patient Injuries

The drugmaker Hoffman LaRoche has been found by a New Jersey jury to pay over $1.5 million to a woman who suffered injury due to…

An Update On Yaz And Yasmin Litigation In Ohio

The Ohio injury lawyers at the Charles Boyk Law Offices currently represent clients who have sustained injuries due to Yaz and Yasmin birth control pills…

Amusement Park Ride Case; Settlement Finally Reached

Some amusement park rides are safe but others can be “dangerous”. There is a recent case where a 13-year-old Florida girl who was seriously injured…

Actress Suffers Stroke After Taking Yasmin

Brenda Hamilton, a stage actress who is in the Broadway musical Wicked, took Yasmin for a little over two years when she suffered a stroke…

International Paper Co. Employee Rear-Ended A Woman While On Her Phone

A $5.2 million verdict was recently reached in Fulton County, GA, in a personal injury case involving a car accident caused by cell phone use…

Whole Foods Recalls Cheese Due To Health Risk

Whole Foods Market has announced a recall of Crave Brothers Les Freres cheese due to a possibility that it may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.…

Woman Shot By Neighbor In Hunting Accident

Cheryl Blair was walking her dogs in the woods behind her home on New Year’s Eve when a hunter shot her Saturday night, allegedly mistaking…

Yaz Labels May Include More Blood Cot Information

In documents released on Tuesday, the FDA said that there is conflicting evidence about the risk of Yaz, but that the information should appear in…

Yaz Settlements Amount To Over $1 Billion For 2012

With nearly five thousand settlements and more than $1 billion paid out, Bayer’s revenue report for 2012 is probably not what they want it to…

Yaz Should Be Removed From The Market

Studies done by the British Medical Journal have found that contain drospirenone and desogestrel, which are hormones, have twice the risk of potentially fatal injuries.…

Young Woman Has GallbladderRemoved While Taking Yaz

Our Ohio Yaz lawsuit attorneys have been approached by young, healthy women who have been taking Yaz birth control pills, then have suffered gallstones ultimately…

Zoloft Causes Birth Defects

, the second most prescribed antidepressant drug in 2011, has been proven to cause birth defects during the first trimester of pregnancy. The problem with…

Injured Due To Another Person’s Fault

There are several different types of accidents that are considered to be personal injury. A personal injury accident is one that is caused by another…

Reasons You May Need To Read “Injured Worker’s Guide”

Why you may need Injured Worker’s Guide: Ohio Construction Accidents The reality is that if you thinking about reading Injured Worker’s Guide: Ohio Construction Accidents,…

3 Important Things You Must Do When Filing A Personal Injury Claim

If you are filing a personal injury claim and have hired a lawyer to represent you, there are some important things that you should remember.…

18 Year Old Killed By Yaz Side Effect

Michelle Pfleger was a healthy 18-year-old college freshman at Elon University in North Carolina. On September 24th she was walking to class when she collapsed.…

Injured At A Crosswalk In Sandusky?

Pedestrian injuries in crosswalks can be very serious at times and can result from a variety of different things. Whether it is a lack of…

What Is The Difference Between Hypogonadism And “Low T”

The testosterone drugs that we have mentioned on this site are approved treatments for hypogonadism resulting from the insufficient production and secretion of testosterone.  Hypogonadism in…

The FDA: Whatever Happened To Due Dilligence?

A cardiologist from Cleveland recently published a report in which he linked the diabetes drug Avandia with an increased likelihood of heart attacks for those…

Insurance Companies Should Be Part Of The Debate

The Congress must also expand health savings accounts, create Association Health Plans for small businesses, promote health information technology, and confront the epidemic of junk…

Suffering From Personal Injury: What Do I Do?

When involved in an injury accident, there are a few steps that are important to take. When the personal injury is caused by a car…

Can I Sue The Police? Personal Injury Actions Against Municipalities: Challenges For Plaintiffs

When police officers or firefighters respond to an emergency call their use of excessive speed and aggressive driving on the public roadways can, and frequently…

Vehicle Accidents And Neck Injuries-Gibsonburg, Ohio

The neck is an important part of the body.  It holds up your head, contains blood vessels that allow blood to reach the brain, contains…

13abc Reports: Miss The Small Smiles Lawsuit Deadline? There May Still Be Hope

Boyk Law would like to thank 13abc for once again helping us to provide parents of children abused at Small Smiles with other options if…

13abc Interviews Small Smiles Dental Abuse Survivors, Child Injury Attorney Wes Merillat

Charles Boyk Law Offices would like to thank 13abc and reporter Brigette Burnette for helping us tell the stories of children who suffered at the…

What Do I Do If I Ate Meat Contaminated With E. Coli?

Contaminated meat from Wolverine Packing Co. in Detroit could put many local residents at risk for severe and permanent kidney damage, after reports of an…

Small Smiles Dental Abuse Settlement Helps To Bring Some Closure To Families

Happier days are nowhere for children who were abused as patients of the Small Smiles dental clinics. After years of battling in court, the Small…

Tips For A Safe Holiday Season

With all the shopping, cooking, wrapping, decorating and spending time with friends and loved ones, it’s safe to say that the holidays are one of…

Scared Of Going To The Dentist? Don’t Be!

For patients who were abused at Small Smiles dental clinics, going to the dentist can seem scary. That is why Charles E. Boyk Law Offices,…

Have You Been Injured By Bigen?

Swelling of the face and neck, sores on the scalp, blisters, and black eyes are the most commonly reported adverse reactions by Bigen users. With the…

Mirena Side Effects Cause More Lawsuits To Be Filed

It has been alleged that the intrauterine device, Mirena, causes women side effects that they were not warned of. This has caused many to file…

Stryker Hip Recall

In July of 2012 Stryker Corporation announced that they were recalling two of their hip implants, both the Rejuvenate Modular and the ABG II Modular-Neck…

Stryker Hip Replacements Gone Wrong

Yet another hip replacement fail is on the rise. Stryker Rejuvenate and AGB II hip stems have been recalled, with lawsuits popping up across the…

Takeda Pharmaceutical Loses Lawsuit

Takeda Pharmaceuticals, makers of the Type 2 Diabetes drug Actos, has lost their lawsuit against a California man, Jack Cooper. Actos allegedly causes bladder cancer…

Economics 101: How Insurers Are Making Billions

It has probably occurred to many of you that we aren’t exactly fond of massive insurance companies. This comes from decades of being in naturally…

Insurance Company Software

https://video.fosterwebmarketing.com/charlesboyk-law.com/httpdocs/evm/Umbrella_policy_h264_764x430.mp4 A little over 15 years ago, your insurance claim would have been evaluated by an insurance adjuster without the involvement of any software or…

Personal Injury Actions Against Municipalities: Challenges For Plaintiffs

When police officers or firefighters respond to an emergency call their use of excessive speed and aggressive driving on the public roadways can, and frequently…

Tips For Ohio Deer Gun Season

Ohio Deer Gun season opening day is today, December 2 and lasts until December 8. Hunters are able to hunt 30 minutes before sunrise and…

Yaz Injury Lawyers

In 2008, the FDA has determined that Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals, Inc., in a glossy, slick television campaign overstated the therapeutic benefits of YAZ while minimizing…

Yaz Blood Clots Can Cause Pain And Suffering

  https://video.fosterwebmarketing.com/charlesboyk-law.com/httpdocs/evm/Passion___Good_lawyer_criteria.mp4   Our Yaz blood clot injury lawyers are often asked the question, “What is pain and suffering?”Pain and suffering are just that. The…

Yaz Blood Clot Lawyer

https://video.fosterwebmarketing.com/charlesboyk-law.com/httpdocs/evm/WARNING__Call_800_h264_764x430.mp4 Our Yaz injury lawsuit lawyers have been approached by young, healthy women who have suffered serious health problems while taking Yaz birth control.Take for…

Yaz Birth Control Pulmonary Embolism

https://video.fosterwebmarketing.com/charlesboyk-law.com/httpdocs/evm/Experience___Good_lawyer_criteria.mp4 For those readers out there who are not sure if they need to contact a lawyer because of the health problems they are having…

Yaz Birth Control Health Problems | YazInjury Lawsuit Attorneys

  https://video.fosterwebmarketing.com/charlesboyk-law.com/httpdocs/evm/WARNING__Call_800_h264_764x430.mp4   According to the Jere Beasley Report, Yaz is a combination birth control pill containing drospirenone and Ethinyl estradiol. It is marketed not…

Yaz Birth Control Pills Lawsuit | Yaz Health Problems Lawyers

  https://video.fosterwebmarketing.com/charlesboyk-law.com/httpdocs/evm/WARNING__Call_800_h264_764x430.mp4   Our Yaz health problem lawsuit attorneys are always trying to provide readers with more information about the recent lawsuits surrounding the birth…

Why Do I Need A Personal Injury Lawyer?

If you have recently been injured due to another party’s negligence or even reckless behavior, then you need to consult with a personal injury lawyer…

What To Do If Your Family Member Was Killed In Deer Gun Season

There was a total of three fatalities of Ohio deer hunters during this year’s Deer Gun Season. This is the first time that hunters have…

What Injuries Are Caused By NuvaRing Birth Control?

We are continuing to investigate the link between the use of NuvaRing and the development of serious injuries. Women from across the country have reported the…

What Can I Expect At The Initial Meeting With My Small Smiles Lawsuit Attorney?

  https://video.fosterwebmarketing.com/charlesboyk-law.com/httpdocs/evm/New_Small_smiles_h264_764x430.mp4   So you saw the news reports about the Small Smiles child abuse, called an attorney and the person on the other end…

Top 5 Ways To Receive The Most Money In An Injury Claim

https://video.fosterwebmarketing.com/charlesboyk-law.com/httpdocs/evm/Free_Law_Book___The_Ohio_Accident_Book___Free_Law_Book___YouTube_h264_764x430.mp4 If you were involved in a car accident and sustained injuries that you are now pursuing a personal injury claim for, there are five…

Top 5 Reasons To Hire An Attorney For An Accident Injury

An attorney specializes in a certain area of law for their career. While you may have just had a little exposure to the legal side…

Tips For Storing Medications

Keep any medications out of your children’s sight and reach. Do not leave any medicines in your purse, in an unlocked kitchen or bathroom cabinet,…

The Dangers Of Actos

The oral diabetes prescription drug Actos (pioglitazone) has been linked to an increased risk of bladder cancer, heart attack, congestive heart failure, heart disease, and…

Ten Tips To Maximize Your Recovery

Part One Accidents are devastating and can result in injuries and financial burdens. They happen everyday and are a common occurrence in Ohio. Using statistics…

Summer Barbecue Safety Tips

It is likely that most of us will be involved in some sort of barbecuing over the Fourth of July holiday or sometime this summer.…

Stryker Rejuvenate Modular Recall

  https://video.fosterwebmarketing.com/charlesboyk-law.com/httpdocs/evm/boyk_17_caseevaluation_h264_764x430.mp4 The hip replacement lawyers at the Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC are investigating continuing claims associated with the Stryker hip replacement recall that…

School Bus Safety Tips For Parents

As another school year begins, the reminder of the importance of bus safety hits the minds of parents. This reminder was even greater this year…

Safety Inspections Reduce Injuries Without Hurting Profits

A new government study recently released states that the enforcement of workplace safety and health rules can save lives without ruining a company’s bottom line.…

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.…

Darvocet: 10 Things You Need To Know

Darvocet was an analgesic medication that was used to relieve pain. It was commonly prescribed as part of treatment plan to manage powerful conditions such…

Christmas Trees And Fire Hazards

Around the holiday season decorations go up all around us. Homes and offices are transformed into winter wonderlands. Unfortunately, these decorations can often increase your…

Can You Go To Jail For Leaving The Scene Of An Accident In Ohio?

Hit and Run Accident If a motorist fled the scene of an accident in Ohio, they may be charged with a misdemeanor of the first…

Can You Go To Jail For Accidentally Killing Someone In Ohio?

In Ohio, if an accident of any type results in the death of another person, there is a strong chance that the person who caused…

Booster Seat Safety

Many booster seats have been recalled over the years due to the harm they cause children in the event of a car accident. Our Ohio…

Blender Recall

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has recently announced a voluntary recall of the Chefmate 6 Speed Blender, model BL-10. This product was sold n…

Children’s Bunk Bed Recall; Is My Child At Risk?

The U.S. Safety Commission has recently announced a voluntary recall of some of its beds in association with American Woodcrafters. We encourage all owners of…

Attorney Charles Boyk Shares On The Link Between Granuflo And Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Last June the New York Times posted an article stating that the nation’s largest dialysis operator and supplier had failed to tell patients that one…

Are My Kids At Risk? Pajama Recall

About 6,000 pajama sets and gowns have been recalled by Ishtex Products Inc. The Gambiano collection has failed to meet the federal flammability standards for…

Are My Children Safe? Child Sippy Cups Recalled By Target

Target has voluntarily recalled their Home Bunny Sippy Cups after noticing the ear on the bunny cup can poke children in the eyes while drinking.…

Allergic Reaction From Bigen Hair Dye? What’s Your Next Step?

Bigen Hair Dye is marketed as a safe, ammonia-free product that is offered in 11 different colors. People have been drawn to the product because…

Airbag Issue Causes Recall Of Jeeps

Our product liability injury attorneys at the Charles E. Boyk Law Offices would like to keep you informed of recent recalls that could cause injury…

Aerosol Cans – Important Safety Tips And Information

Aerosol cans are more dangerous than you may think. Go ahead, just Google some videos of cans being ignited by fire, and you will see…

40,000 Cribs Recalled For Safety Risks

Three U.S. companies recalled more than 40,000 cribs on due to safety concerns raised by six child injuries. The recalled Ethan Allen, Angel Line and…

Federal Regulators Investigating Chevy Trailblazers

While many of the collision cases handled by the Ohio auto accident attorneys at the Charles Boyk Law Offices involve one or more cars colliding…

“Buff Baby” Rattle Recalled Due To Choking Hazard

The Fred & Friends “Buff Baby” baby rattle has been recalled due to a choking hazard. The plastic rattle, shaped like a dumbbell, measures about…

Learn The Facts About Testosterone

What is Testosterone? In males, the principal sex hormones produced by the body are androgens.  There are several different types of androgens, but the primary…

What Is Metallosis & How Is It Linked To Hip Implants?

Many patients that have had the DePuy hip implant have suffered health issues as a result. There are several symptoms associated with the DePuy hip…

What Are The Different Types Of Testosterone Treatments?

How Is Hypogonadism Treated? If a man has been diagnosed with androgen deficiency, he may be a candidate for testosterone therapy (TT).  It should be…

Time Is Limited To File Yaz Injury Claim

Although the Yaz, Yasmin and Ocella lawsuits have been underway for some time now, there may still be time for you join. If you have…

There Is Still Time For Yaz Lawsuits!

The birth control drug Yaz and Yasmin, manufactured by Bayer Pharmaceuticals, has been known to cause the women who take it to suffer blood clots,…

Sexual Assault In The Workplace

In this blog we take a look at the issue of sexual harassment in the workplace. In particular a case in which a company is…

What Questions Should I Ask Before Hiring A Lawyer For A Bigen Case?

There have been countless cases of individuals suffering serious health reactions as a result of Bigen hair products. The hair dye has been the cause…

Personal Injury Claim: Medical Records

The accident attorneys at our office believe that knowledge is power. Our lawyers write books about personal injury cases, post blogs about nearly everything that…

Parents Are Furious Over What Happened At Small Smiles

Parents became furious upon being informed of the wrongful actions of the dentists at Small Smiles. When confronted by upset parents the dentists would say…

Lawsuits Filed Against Bayer Corporation For Yaz Birth Control Health Problems

A recent article by Law.com reported at there have been 129 lawsuits filed against Bayer Corporation as of October 8, 2009, that are related to…

Johnson & Johnson: Hip Implant Case

There have been several medical device and implant lawsuits. Companies have either neglected to notify patients of the risks associated with their medical devices, or…

Investigating Serious Reactions Following Use Of Bigen Hair Products

The use of hair dye is very common throughout the country and there are a variety brands and hair dyes that individuals may choose from.…

How A Personal Injury Case Works: Treatment & Fees

Our Toledo accident lawyers know how confusing the legal process can be for someone who is pursuing a personal injury claim. We will be going…

How A Personal Injury Case Works: The Beginning

Being injured in an accident is confusing, painful, and overwhelming. If you have sustained serious injuries as a result of the accident and wish to…

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