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Johnson & Johnson to Pay 20M in Landmark Transvaginal Case in Indiana

Most people are skeptical about their ability to be compensated by a medical device manufacturer should a medical procedure they’ve undergone cause them significant physical and mental anguish. On March 12, 2018, an Indiana woman accomplished just that. The jury presiding over the case awarded her a combined verdict of 35M in compensation, with $10M […]

Risperdal Breast Enlargement Lawsuit In Chicago

Most of us rely on medications daily to help us achieve and maintain our optimal functioning. Most of the time, there’s nothing out of the ordinary to report when it comes to taking our meds. We pop a pill and trust that medical science did its due diligence before allowing the drug to go to […]

New Developments Involving Breast Implant Litigation

Cosmetic modifications often come in the way of tummy tucks, lip injections, and breast implants. Breast implants are a hot topic today as the world of breast implant litigation is changing quite rapidly. Not all surgeries go as planned, and sometimes it is directly the fault of the surgeon present or the manufacturers of the […]

When You Should Seek Damages for Birth-Related Injuries

There is a reason they call it the miracle of life; there’s simply something magical about bringing a living, breathing human into this world. Things don’t always go to plan, however. Giving birth is a very medically involved procedure where a team of professionals is on hand to make sure that the baby is brought […]

Newborns With Cerebral Palsy: Is the Doctor Liable?

Cerebral palsy is a condition affecting motor control in humans with a worldwide incidence between 1.5 to 4 live births per 1000. Cerebral palsy is a lifelong condition that often results in sufferers not walking properly, and even affecting how well they can operate their organs within their body. Primarily, CP is caused by inflammation […]

Cerebral Palsy Medical Malpractice

Cerebral Palsy is a dangerous medical condition that occurs when oxygen cannot reach an infant’s brain during delivery.  the birth injury can range from mild to severe and will be affected for the rest of their lives. Specifically, Cerebral Palsy is a neurological disorder that effects body movement and muscle coordination. There are three main […]

Stryker hip implant lawsuits

Stryker hip lawsuits claim faulty hip implants caused severe pain and other complications that required surgery to repair. Over 3,400 people sued Stryker after problems with its Rejuvenate and ABG II hip implants led to recalls. Stryker Corporation is a major manufacturer of medical devices including hip implant systems. They published a release about “higher […]

Mirena IUD

Millions of women choose Mirena IUD for birth control because it requires no surgical procedure, and you do not have to remember to take it every day like you do with the pill.   But thousands of women nationwide sued Bayer Pharmaceuticals over Mirena. The first Mirena lawsuits claimed the birth control device perforated organs, […]

Defective DePuy Attune Knee System

Lawsuits are being filed over the DePuy Attune Knee System. David Love received the DePuy Attune Knee System, including a fixed tibial insert and a fixed tibial baseplate, in December 2015. He filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri, on September 4th. (Case No. 4:18-cv-00695-BP) After the procedure, Love experienced […]

Zimmer hip implant manufacturing subject to FDA action

Zimmer Holdings Inc. has a documented history of releasing flawed hip replacement implants onto the U.S. market. Two of its products, the Zimmer M/L Taper Prosthesis and the Zimmer Durom Acetabular Component, have been linked to health problems and the need for additional surgeries in some patients. According to the FDA notice, the Zimmer devices […]