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Scott R. Marshall

TORT DEFORM: Tort Reform and the Absurdity of Caps on Damages

I am a trial lawyer. I know our tort system well. I cannot stand frivolous claims, nor can I stand frivolous defenses. They have no place in our Civil Justice System. I also have no patience for disingenuousness. The assault […]

Mark Bello

Woman Wins Wrongful Death Lawsuit against Brand Name Drug Company

By law, generic drug makers are not permitted to change the labels produced by brand name makers. They have to duplicate the language word for word. When a consumer alleges harm by a generic drug, they are in a tough […]

Kendra Goldhirsch

Texas Man Blames Eliquis for His Wife’s Death

A Texas man filed a new lawsuit against Bristol-Myers Squibb and Pfizer, Inc., manufacturers of the blood-thinning drug Eliquis. He filed as Personal Representative of his wife’s Estate, whom he claims passed away as a result of taking Eliquis. The […]

Roopal Luhana

FDA Announces Mylan’s Recall of EpiPen Auto-Injectors Shortly After Class Action Filed

The FDA has announced Mylan’s expanded recall of select lots of its EpiPen Auto-Injector and EpiPen Jr. Auto-Injector. This follows the original recall that the company announced in March 2017. Initially, they recalled units sold only in Australia, due to […]

Kendra Goldhirsch

Nevada Woman Files Zostavax Lawsuit After Suffering Eye Problems

If you’re over the age of 60, you’ve probably been told that it’s time to start thinking about the shingles vaccine, Zostavax. This vaccine is intended to help reduce the risk of shingles. For those who develop the condition despite […]

Tor Hoerman

Calling Hyland’s Teething Tablets a “serious health risk” FDA Finally Drops Hammer

A stunning FDA recall letter dated April 7, 2017 to Jay Borneman, CEO of Hyland’s, lays out shockingly strong warnings and statements about Hyland’s dangerous teething products. The FDA stated a recall was necessary because “there is a reasonable probability that the use [of teething tablets]…will cause serious adverse event health consequences or death.”

Andrew D'Arcy

DRUG GIANT MYLAN GETS FDA WARNING LETTER

The U.S. Food  and Drug Administration has cited  local generic drug giant Mylan for “significant violations” of manufacturing regulations at a plant in Nashik, India, according to a warning letter released by the agency Tuesday.  The FDA conducted inspections at […]

Kendra Goldhirsch

FDA Warns Patients Without a Gallbladder to Beware Viberzi

According to the FDA, if you have gone through a surgical procedure to remove your gallbladder, you shouldn’t be using Viberzi (eluxadoline), a prescription drug treatment for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). In a recent drug safety communication, the FDA warned […]

Craig Kelley

Erectile Dysfunction Medications Linked to Blindness

Erectile dysfunction drugs have become big sellers since the first one, Viagra, was approved in 1998.  Viagra, Cialis, and Levitra are enormous money makers for the drug companies that manufacture them.  What many people may not realize is that Dr. […]

Roopal Luhana

AbbVie Seeks to Dismiss Plaintiffs’ Expert Testimony in Testosterone Litigation

Testosterone replacement manufacturer AbbVie wants to dismiss testimony from plaintiffs’ experts in consolidated testosterone litigation. In a motion filed on February 20, 2017, the defendants requested that U.S. District Judge Matthew F. Kennelly, who is overseeing centralized proceedings in the […]