TheProductLawyers.com reports on a recent delay issued by the FDA for a possible antidote to Xarelto, a blood-thinning drug that has allegedly caused a number of adverse side effects for patients.
After over a decade of intense advocacy, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has finalized a rule that will ban nursing homes and long term care facilities from requiring their residents to “agree to” pre-dispute arbitration as a […]
A New Jersey Transit train crashed into a platform in Hoboken during this morning’s rush-hour commute, leaving multiple people injured at one of the busiest stations in the New York metropolitan area. Social media images are showing severe structural damage […]
One of the main safety concerns associated with the blood-thinner Xarelto (rivaroxaban) and other similar anticoagulant drugs is that there is no readily available antidote. Patients taking warfarin, the leading anticoagulant for decades, who experience excessive bleeding events, can be […]
An interesting railroad worker cancer lawsuit is currently under way in Illinois. The plaintiff, who began working on tracks and in rail yards during the late 1970s for a company that was later purchased by Union Pacific, is now dying […]
TheProductLawyers.com reports on litigation issues plaguing Johnson & Johnson dealing with their talcum powder products.
Imagine driving down the road, glancing into the vehicle next to you, and noticing that the other driver is not paying attention. Unfortunately, this happens everyday. Distracted driving is a dangerous reality. Drivers get distracted by texting, talking, or eating […]
The Senate voted overwhelmingly today to override President Obama’s veto of JASTA. Senators voted 97-1 to override the veto. The lone “no” vote was cast by Harry Reid. The House vote on the president’s veto is expected later today. If […]
Young, inexperienced drivers are at a high risk for crashing at night. This, according to a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Not really surprising news, but to address the issue and prevent more injuries, […]
A tragic story out of Plymouth, Michigan, reports that two teens, ages 14 and 15, caused a fatal car crash over the weekend. The Livonia Police Department said they received multiple 911 calls about 9:00 p.m. Saturday stating that a […]