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IVC Filter Lawsuits Due to Complications Are Moving Forward

There are many medical devices and products on the market that are used to reduce medical complications for people and to help improve their quality of life. Unfortunately, sometimes these devices or products can have defects and cause additional complications or medical problems for many people. If you or someone…

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We are Now Reviewing Zofran Birth Injury Cases

Our firm is currently reviewing Zofran Birth Injury Cases. Zofran is an anti-nausea drug that was originally developed to help chemotherapy patients combat nausea. However, the drug has also often been prescribed to help with morning sickness during pregnancy. Unfortunately, the drug was never approved for this type of use…

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Federal Judicial Panel Asked To Consolidate Xarelto Lawsuits in Federal Court

Residents in Tennessee and people all across the country have heard about serious side effects and complications occurring after taking certain medicines such as Xarelto. We count on our medications to make us better and help our lives to be better. Unfortunately, sometimes some medications such as Xarelto can cause…

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Pharmacist Linked to Deadly Meningitis Outbreak Arrested

Glenn Adam Chin has become the first person to face criminal charges in connection with the federal investigation into the 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak caused by the New England Compounding Center. Yesterday, Chin was arrested at Logan International Airport in Boston, Massachusetts as he was about to board a flight…

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Drug Causing Growth of Male Breast Tissue

Litigation involving the drug Risperdal is gaining traction in many states across the country. Risperdal is a drug that is intended to treat schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and symptoms of autism, and is often prescribed to children. It contains the antipsychotic drug risperidone and is considered to be an “atypical antipsychotic.”…

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Settlement Discussions in the Works for Defective Hip Cases?

Our office represents several families that were greatly impacted by the DePuy Metal on Metal Hip Recall. Currently there are about 11,000 hip lawsuits pending. Many of the cases involve hip patients right here in Tennessee. As the cases have progressed we have learned more about the alleged problems with…

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Attorney Jim Higgins Talks about New Compounding Regulations Bill

Last year, hundreds of people were affected by an outbreak of spinal meningitis resulting from tainted steroid injections coming from New England Compounding Center, a compounding agency in Massachusetts. In the wake of this preventable tragedy, Congress has begun looking into further regulating compounding pharmacies. Recently, the U.S. House of…