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The Trouble With Transvaginal Mesh Implants?

Big pharmaceutical companies often cut corners, and when they do, people can get hurt. If you have had any complication after a pelvic surgery where transvaginal mesh was used, you need to be aware of your legal options. You may be entitled…
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How Do Defective Medical Devices Get Past The FDA?

If you or a loved one has been the victim of a defective medical device, you are not alone. Over 100,000 defective medical device cases have passed through U.S. courts in the last year. One of the questions you may be asking is how do defective…
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How Dangerous Drugs and Defective Medical Devices Affect Consumers

You may think that the drugs that your doctor prescribes for you are safe to use because they have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). But, all too often, this is far from the truth. FDA approval does not mean that the drug…
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Hernia Mesh Lawsuit Update

Surgical mesh is a medical device used to provide support to weakened or damaged tissue. It is widely used by surgeons to treat a variety of medical conditions including hernias. However, due to defects in the design of some of these products,…
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Sterilization Drug Essure Causes Serious Side Effects

If you or a loved one has experienced a serious complication after receiving an Essure implant, you may be entitled to substantial compensation from the manufacturer. Essure is a medical device manufactured by Bayer as a form of permanent birth…
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Mass Tort Litigation: What's it All About?

To understand what a mass is a tort, we must first understand what is a tort. A tort is commonly referred to as a civil wrong that will be litigate in a civil case. Criminal cases vs Civil Cases Unlike a criminal case, where a defendant can…
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Ethicon Physiomesh Lawsuits Explained

If you or someone you know had a hernia mesh implanted between 2010 and 2016 and later experienced severe complications, you may be entitled to substantial compensation. The Ethicon Physiomesh, a commonly used hernia repair product, was voluntarily…
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3M Bair Hugger Linked To Infection After Knee or Hip Replacement

Lawsuits have been filed over complications with the 3M Bair Hugger warming blanket. The Bair Hugger is a forced​ air warming blanket used to protect patients against hypothermia during the course of certain surgical procedures. A patient…
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Lawsuits for Breast Implants Complications

Cosmetic surgery is becoming more and more common worldwide. Approximately, 80% of all cosmetic surgical procedures are undergone by women and the most common is breast augmentation. The first breast implantation procedure was performed in…
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St. Jude Defibrillator Implants Lawsuits

St. Jude Medical has recalled two types of its medical defibrillators after patients died as a result of malfunctioning batteries. The FDA has identified this as a Class 1 recall, the most serious type of recall there is. Use of a defective…