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Medical Devices And Other Dangerous Products

After a defective product has caused you pain and suffering, it is vital that you get as much information as you can before filing a claim. Our library articles explore dangerous medical devices, metal hip implants, dangerous drugs, and other products that could lead to a successful product liability case.
New Mexico Attorney General Files JUUL Lawsuit for “Creating a Youth Vaping Epidemic”

A new lawsuit has been filed against JUUL Labs Inc. for illegally marketing their e-cigarettes and vaping products to youth in the United States. On May 8, New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas filed a lawsuit against the popular e-cigarette company, alleging JUUL intentionally targeted their products at teens, quickly addicting New Mexico’s youth to […]

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Class Action Lawsuit Filed Over Firefighting Foam Contaminating Drinking Water

Individuals from a West Virginia community filed a class action lawsuit against several firefighting foam manufactures, alleging cancer-causing chemicals in the foam contaminated local drinking water supplies. Filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia, the complaint indicates that Martinburg, WV’s drinking water was contaminated by per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances […]

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Nearly 14,000 Lawsuits Filed for Injuries Caused by PPI Heartburn Medications

A recent joint status report revealed that nearly 14,000 lawsuits have been filed against manufacturers of proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) heartburn medications like Nexium, Prilosec, and Prevacid. Each of these lawsuits, now part of a multidistrict litigation, raise similar claims that PPI heartburn medications caused individuals to develop serious side effects including kidney damage, heart attacks, […]

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Why are Polypropylene Hernia Mesh Implants Dangerous?

Hazardous Complications from Polypropylene Hernia Mesh Implants Most U.S. hernia mesh surgeries use polypropylene mesh, a surgical flesh made of flexible, synthetic materials. Polypropylene is a widely manufactured type of plastic meant to be chemically inactive in order to, ideally, minimize complications. However, researchers have found this plastic may actually be dangerous when used for […]

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What is Glyphosate in Roundup?

Roundup’s active ingredient, glyphosate, has been found as toxic and can cause severe injuries such as cancer. As thousands of lawsuits against Roundup’s manufacturer, Monsanto Company, continue to flood in, many who have been exposed to Roundup wonder what is glyphosate and what are the dangers of exposure to glyphosate? If you have been exposed […]

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Who is Responsible for PFAS in Firefighting Foam?

Thousands of firefighters and others exposed to firefighting foam are finding their cancer diagnoses and injuries were caused by toxic chemicals in firefighting foam. Aqueous film-forming foam (AFFF), or firefighting foam, has contained chemicals called perfluoroalkyl and polyfluroalkyl (PFAS) since the 1940’s. These man-made chemicals are incredibly resistant to heat, oil, grease, and water. Because […]

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What are the Dangers of Invokana?

In recent years researchers discovered new dangers of Invokana, the blockbuster prescription used to treat type 2 diabetes. Invokana, the brand-name version of canagliflozin, belongs to a drug class known as sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 (SGLT-2) inhibitors. SGLT-2 inhibitors, like Invokana, are used to treat type 2 diabetes in adults by improving blood sugar levels. Currently […]

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Johnson & Johnson to pay $750 Million for Asbestos in Talcum Powder

A New Jersey jury ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay hundreds of millions in damages to four individuals claiming they developed mesothelioma from asbestos in baby powder created by J&J. This landmark ruling indicates the infamous medical device company should be punished for failing to warn consumers about the asbestos risks from using talcum powder. […]

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Nearly 140,000 3M Military Earplugs Claims Brought Forward by Injured Veterans

According to a recent pretrial order, nearly 140,000 veterans have presented claims alleging hearing loss and other injuries due to defective 3M military earplugs. 3M Company’s Dual-sided Combat Arms earplugs have been the source of severe allegations over the last few years. Servicemembers claim 3M not only made dangerously defective military earplugs but sold them […]

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First Bellwether Trial Scheduled Over Nexium, Prilosec, and Other PPI Kidney Injury Lawsuits

The U.S. District Judge presiding over the PPI Product Liability Litigation recently scheduled the first bellwether trial in this litigation to address common complaints of proton pump inhibitor (PPI) heartburn drugs causing kidney problems. Individuals filing injury lawsuit against PPI manufacturers allege heartburn drugs like Nexium, Prilosec, and others caused them to endure severe kidney […]

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