Monthly Archives: July 2016

Duodenoscope Infection Lawsuit Reveals Olympus Told U.S. Executive No “Broad Warning” Was Needed

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Duodenoscope Infection Lawsuit Filings Contend Olympus’Tainted Medical Scopes Transmit Potentially Deadly Superbug Infections To Patients A duodenoscope infection lawsuit has revealed that an Olympus U.S. executive was told no super-bug warning was necessary in the U.S. Internal emails have revealed Tokyo-based Olympus Corp. told a U.S. executive not to issue a “broad warning” to U.S. […]

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Bair Hugger Warming Blanket Lawsuits Alleging Serious Infection After Joint Replacement See 100 Filings Added To MDL

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Bair Hugger Lawsuits Alleging 3M’s Warming Blanket Causes Serious Infections In Patients Undergoing Joint Replacement Surgeries Reports Southern Med Law The filings of Bair Hugger Warming Blanket lawsuits continue to move forward in the Minnesota federal court. Where more than 100 forced-air warming blanket lawsuits have been added to the litigation in the past month. […]

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Over 1,300 IVC Filter Lawsuits Now Filed Against C.R. Bard and Cook Medical in Two Federal Litigations

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Plaintiffs In IVC Filter Lawsuits Claim The Retrievable Blood Clot Filters Marketed by C.R. Bard, Inc. and Cook Medical are Defective, Leading to Filter Fracturing, Pulmonary Embolism, Inferior Vena Cava Perforations and Other Injuries More than 1,300 IVC filter lawsuits have been filed against C.R. Bard, Inc. and Cook Medical, Inc. in two separate MDL’s, […]

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Plaintiff Seeks Consolidation of Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuits Into Federal MDL

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Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuits Found Women Developed Ovarian Cancer After Consistent Use Of Johnson & Johnson’s Talcum Powder A plaintiff involved in a talcum powder cancer lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson, has asked for a consolidation of all federally filed talcum powder cancer lawsuits. The St. Clair County, Illinois plaintiff explained in her petition to […]

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FDA Warns Of Severe Bleeding Risks Associated With Over-The-Counter Antacid Containing Aspirin

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FDA Issues Warning Stating OTC Antacids Containing Aspirin Pose Risk of Severe Internal Bleeding. Antacids That Include Aspirin And Could Be Associated May Include Alka-Seltzer, Bromo Seltzer, And Other NSAIDS. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning that over-the-counter aspirin-containing antacids may cause internal bleeding. The agency advises consumers to read safety labels […]

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Judge Allows Polypropylene Hernia Mesh Lawsuits To Continue With Failure To Warn Claims

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Polypropylene Hernia Mesh Lawsuits Allege The Mesh Causes Severe Pain, Nerve Damage, Difficulty Walking And Other Complications. A federal judge will allow hernia mesh lawsuits to move forward with negligence claims against several polypropylene mesh manufacturers and providers. While U.S. District Judge Cathy Bissoon dismissed strict liability and breach of warranty claims, she held that […]

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Antacid Bleeding Lawsuit Page Will Provide Information On Risks Of Antacids Containing Aspirin

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Southern Med Law Attorneys Are Investigating Antacid Bleeding Lawsuits That Allege Internal Bleeding After Taking NSAIDs Including Antacids Containing Aspirin. Southern Med Law has launched an Antacid Bleeding Lawsuit Information page to keep consumers informed about the latest developments regarding the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) warning regarding antacids containing aspirin. It’s not unusual […]

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Rise In Filings Of Bair Hugger Warming Blanket Lawsuits Continues For Fourth Straight Month

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Bair Hugger Warming Blanket Lawsuits Accuse 3M Of Failing To Warn Of Risk For Infection When Warming Blanket Is Used During Joint Replacement Surgeries. An additional 72 Bair Hugger Warming Blanket lawsuits have been filed over the past month into the Bair Hugger litigation pending in the U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota. The Bair […]

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The Number of Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuits Filed Continues To Rise In Federal Courts

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Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuits Allege That Women Develop Ovarian Cancer After Long-Term Use Of Johnson & Johnson’s Talcum Powder For Genital Hygiene. Talcum powder cancer lawsuits in New Jersey’s Atlantic County Superior Court move forward with 40 new cases added over the past month. The court will also hold its first talcum powder cancer trial […]

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Ethicon Hernia Mesh Lawsuits Now Being Investigated By Southern Med Law After Physiomesh Is Withdrawn From Market

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Ethicon Hernia Mesh Lawsuits Expected After Ethicon, Inc. Market Withdrawal of Physiomesh Flexible Composite Mesh after Data Suggests Risk of Hernia Recurrence Is High Southern Med Law, a law firm that represents the victims of defective medical devices, is now evaluating Ethicon hernia mesh lawsuits involving Ethicon, Inc.’s market withdrawal of Physiomesh Flexible Composite Mesh. […]

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