Mass Torts

29 07, 2021

CoolSculpting: Weight Loss or Worry?

2021-07-29T19:51:07+00:00July 29th, 2021|

You have probably seen advertisements for the popular “non-surgical”, “no exercise”, “no diet” weight loss procedure called CoolSculpting. But is it safe? When CoolSculpting came out in 2005, it was [...]

2 07, 2021

Surgical Staples Allegedly Causing More Harm Than Good

2021-07-02T19:38:49+00:00July 2nd, 2021|

Surgical staples are medical staples doctors and surgeons use to close wounds after a surgical procedure has been performed. But are they safe? Read on to find out how many [...]

17 05, 2021

The FDA Issues Recall of Weight Loss Drug Belviq

2021-05-17T15:38:31+00:00May 17th, 2021|

Belviq and Belviq XR, is a popular weight-loss drug that doctors prescribe to aid in weight loss, reduce the risk of obesity, heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, and reduce [...]

16 04, 2021

Mass Tort Cases to Watch in 2021

2021-04-16T21:35:45+00:00April 16th, 2021|

Mass tort cases are cases for individuals claiming injuries caused by defective products, bad drugs, defective medical devices, or other mass negligence perpetrated to a large group of people that [...]

29 01, 2021

JET 7 Catheter Voluntarily Recalled by Penumbra

2021-01-29T18:02:35+00:00January 29th, 2021|

The US FDA has announced that Penumbra voluntarily recalled their JET 7 catheters. This recall is due to an increased risk of serious injuries and death in the patients using [...]

14 01, 2021

Hernia Mesh Ruled as Not a “Lifesaving Device”

2021-01-14T21:55:13+00:00January 14th, 2021|

In a recent court ruling, hernia mesh manufacturer Bard was told they cannot claim their hernia mesh device as a “lifesaving device” in their upcoming trial scheduled for January 11, [...]

9 11, 2020

Current J&J Talc Lawsuit Update

2020-11-09T20:07:12+00:00November 9th, 2020|

Johnson & Johnson (J&J) is a very well-known company that has been making and selling personal hygiene products and many other types of products for over 100 years. But in [...]