US Product Liability Cases

  • Is Asbestos in Talcum Baby Powder the ‘Crime of the Century’? 12 Jun 2017 14:17 The Legal Examiner Recent health and safety information has arisen with regard to asbestos contamination of common talc baby powder products, including talc products sold by Johnson & Johnson, and other talcum powder products still for sale throughout the United States. …
  • BOKF Overdraft Fee Settlement Headed Towards Final Approval 12 May 2017 22:33 NewsInferno BOKF Agrees to Pay $7.8M to Settle Class Action Lawsuit over Excessive Overdraft Fees A class action settlement with BOK Financial is heading towards final approval. On May 15, 2017, a hearing will take place for final approval of a $7.8 million …
  • In Canada, Growing Concerns over Hernia Mesh Repair Products 11 May 2017 17:21 NewsInferno Canadian Hernia Society President Calls Hernia Mesh Problems an “Epidemic” Hernia mesh complications have fueled safety concerns in both the United States and Canada. The devices, which are used for hernia repair surgeries, have been associated with …
  • Defective Stryker Hip Implant Lawsuits Consolidate 08 May 2017 20:27 NewsInferno In the interest of expedience, dozens of Stryker hip implant lawsuits will be consolidated as agreed upon by the U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML). The transfer of nearly three dozen pending cases involve alleged defects in a …
  • Jennifer Aniston's no-scapel facelift has a risk of ageing 07 May 2017 09:29 Daily Mail It's not hard to see the appeal: a taut, firmer jawline, younger-looking eyes and lifted, youthful cheeks – and all without the need for a single injection, let alone going under the surgeon’s scalpel. With celebrity backers including the …
  • J&J to Pay $20M in Vaginal-Mesh Trial 02 May 2017 16:46 The Legal Examiner As reported in Bloomberg news, the Philadelphia jury found that the Ethicon mesh device had a defective design, verdict includes $17.5 million in punishment damages. Johnson & Johnson was ordered to pay $20 million to a New Jersey woman who blames the …
  • Attorneys Investigate Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Lawsuits 16 Mar 2017 05:22 NewsInferno J&J Faces Lawsuits Over Baby Powder, Shower-to-Shower Talcum powder litigation continues to grow against Johnson & Johnson. Plaintiffs allege that talcum powder products, including Baby Powder and Shower-to-Shower, contribute to ovarian cancer …
  • Britax Announces Recall of 700,000 Strollers Due to Fall Risks 07 Mar 2017 14:45 The Legal Examiner Britax Child Safety Inc. has issued a recall for more than 700,000 of their strollers which have the Click & Go receiver mounts option because there is a risk of the car seat detaching from the stroller base and falling. The recalled models include …
  • TASER INTERNATIONAL : Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations (form 10-K) 06 Mar 2017 22:44 4-traders 03/06/2017 | 11:31pm CET Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations ("MD&A") is designed to provide a reader of our consolidated financial statements with a narrative from the …
  • Bard IVC Filter Lawsuit Alleges Tines Broke Off, Caused Injury 24 Feb 2017 02:51 NewsInferno Lawsuits Filed over IVC Filter Fracture, Embolization Lawsuits are alleging serious, sometimes life-threatening adverse events associated with inferior vena cava (IVC) filters. These small, cage-like devices are intended to trap blood clots before they …