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17 06, 2022

The Camp Lejeune Act of 2022 to Provide Legal Remedy to Families Harmed by Water Contamination

2022-06-17T17:45:03+00:00June 17th, 2022|

The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed the Camp Lejeune Justice Act of 2022 (the “Act”) which allows servicemembers who have been exposed to contaminated water at the Marine Corps [...]

15 05, 2022

States Settle with Opioid Manufacturers and Distributors

2022-05-16T18:03:13+00:00May 15th, 2022|

Prescriptions for opioids skyrocketed in the 1990s as pharmaceutical companies maintained that patients would not become addicted to opioid pain relievers. Healthcare providers prescribed opioids in massive doses, leading to [...]

2 05, 2022

Abbott and FDA Fail to Take Timely Action to Protect Infants from Contaminated Baby Formula

2022-05-16T17:42:53+00:00May 2nd, 2022|

An infant in Minnesota was hospitalized with a rare and lethal bacterial infection known as Cronobacter Sakazakii after consuming infant formula manufactured by Abbott. The public learned of the infant’s [...]

20 04, 2022

Major Pharmaceutical Company Facing Dozens of Federal Lawsuits Related to Benzene-Tainted Products

2022-05-03T17:07:43+00:00April 20th, 2022|

At least 17 federal lawsuits have been filed against Procter & Gamble Co. (P&G) alleging that its Old Spice and Secret antiperspirant sprays contain dangerous levels of benzene, a known [...]

24 03, 2022

Pfizer Halts Sale of Blood Pressure Medicine over Cancer Contaminants

2022-05-16T17:57:46+00:00March 24th, 2022|

In March, 2022, Pfizer voluntarily recalled its blood pressure medication, Accuretic, in addition to two generic drugs used to treat hypertension. Pfizer’s action was motivated by the discovery of nitrosamines [...]

6 03, 2022

FDA Orders Philips Respironics to Notify Consumers of CPAP Recall

2022-05-16T18:04:59+00:00March 6th, 2022|

In the United States, 50-70 million adults have a sleep disorder, with obstructive sleep apnea being the most common of such disorders. The CPAP machine is the standard treatment for [...]

27 02, 2022

3M Earplugs Class Action Settlement

2022-05-16T17:56:15+00:00February 27th, 2022|

Military personnel frequently experience significant hearing damage and loss, including tinnitus, due to explosive sounds in combat. They are routinely given special earplugs to help protect their hearing from loud [...]