Monthly Archives: March 2016

31 Morcellator Cancer Lawsuits Currently Pending Against Ethicon In Federal Litigation


Southern Med Law Represents Women In Morcellator Cancer Lawsuits Alleging Ethicon’s Power Morcellators Spread Undetected Uterine Cancer During Surgery. As filings of power morcellator cancer lawsuits continue nationwide, court records show the number of claims filed in a federal litigation for Johnson & Johnson’s unit, Ethicon Inc., now stand at 31 complaints. Power morcellation lawsuits […]

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Xarelto Lawsuit Plaintiffs Claim Bayer, Johnson & Johnson Deceived Prominent Medical Journal


Brief Filed in Xarelto Lawsuit Litigation Claims Drug Makers Remained Silent Regarding Omission of Lab Data Published in The New England Journal of Medicine A brief filed on behalf of thousands of plaintiffs who have Xarelto lawsuits pending in a federal multidistrict litigation has made some alarming claims regarding the conduct of Johnson & Johnson […]

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IVC Filter Lawsuits: Federal Judge Asked To Resolve Selection Of IVC Cases For Trial


IVC Filter Lawsuits Against Cook Medical That Allege Its IVC Filters Break, Tilt, And Migrate, Which Causes Serious Injuries. After failing to reach an agreement over how best to select potential IVC filter lawsuits for trials, lead attorneys in the Cook Medical IVC filter injury lawsuits have asked the federal judge presiding over the litigation […]

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Second Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit Trial Scheduled For April In St. Louis State Court


Southern Med Law Attorneys Are Investigating Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit Claims That Allege Talc-Based Products Have The Potential To Cause Ovarian Cancer. Nearly two months after a St. Louis, Missouri, jury rendered a record $72 million verdict in a talcum powder cancer lawsuit, another talcum powder lawsuit claim is scheduled for trial in April. Talcum […]

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J&J Continues To Settle Morcellator Cancer Lawsuits Reports Southern Med Law


Southern Med Law Represents Women In Morcellator Cancer Lawsuits Alleging Power Morcellation Spread Undetected Uterine Cancer, Including Leiomyosarcoma Southern Med Law has settled morcellator cancer lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson’s subsidiary, Ethicon Inc., which makes laparoscopic power morcellators, but continues to litigate morcellator lawsuits against Storz. Dr. François Blaudeau, co-founder of Southern Med Law was […]

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E-Cigarette Lawsuit Filing Looks Likely After Man Is Seriously Burned By Exploding E-Cigarette


Southern Med Law Is Currently Investigating E-cigarette Lawsuit Claims Alleging Users Suffered Serious Burns From An Exploding E-cigarette A Las Vegas man said he is planning to file an e-cigarette lawsuit after suffering third-degree burns on his leg due to his e-cigarette’s lithium ion battery exploding. Filings of e-cigarette injury lawsuit claims against manufacturers and […]

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Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit Verdict Brings Call For More Studies Linking Baby Powder To Ovarian Cancer

Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Lawsuit Trial

Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit Found Ovarian Cancer Can Develop In Women Who Use Talc-Based Products In Their Feminine Hygiene Routine. A landmark $72 million verdict in a talcum powder cancer lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson has raised concerns over the safety of talcum powder for feminine hygiene use. The American Cancer Society says more research […]

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Duodenoscope Lawsuits Continue As Olympus Settles With Government For $646 Million In Reported Kickback Schemes


Duodenoscope Lawsuits Allege Olympus’ Contaminated Scopes Transmit Deadly Superbug Infections To Patients. While filings of duodenoscope infection lawsuits continued against Olympus Corp. of the Americas, the company has reached an agreement with the Department of Justice to pay $646 million to settle criminal and civil claims of kickback schemes and foreign bribery in a separate […]

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Zika Virus Birth Defects Study Shows Zika Virus May Cause Fetal Death and Birth Defects Including Microcephaly


Southern Med Law Attorneys Are Investigating Zika Virus Birth Defects And Microcephaly Birth Defect Lawsuits Associated With The Chemical,Pyriproxyfen A newly released Zika virus birth defects study of pregnant women in Brazil who were infected with the Zika virus indicates that the virus can lead to fetal death and birth defects, including microcephaly. Additionally, a […]

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Landmark Verdict in Johnson & Johnson Talcum Powder Lawsuit After Ovarian Cancer Death


Talcum Powder Lawsuit Results In $72 Million Award Finding Johnson & Johnson’s Shower to Shower, Baby Powder Talcum Powder Resulted In Woman’s Death From Ovarian Cancer A landmark verdict has been handed down in a talcum powder lawsuit involving Johnson & Johnson’s Shower to Shower and Baby Powder talc products. According to court documents, the […]

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