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Injured Patient Files Blood Clot Filter Lawsuit

A new blood clot filter lawsuit takes device manufacturer Cook Medical to task for complications associated with its Günther Tulip filter. Plaintiff Christopher E. says he was injured by a Günther Tulip IVC filter after it was implanted in his inferior vena… Read More

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PLS Check Cashers Faces California Overtime Class Action Lawsuit

PLS Check Cashers has been failing to pay its employees minimum wage and overtime pay, according to a new California overtime class action lawsuit. Plaintiff Pearl Rangel says she worked for PLS Check Cashers from September 2012 and August 2014. She alleges… Read More

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Avelox Injuries Stevens Johnson Syndrome

Avelox SJS Syndrome Can Lead to Life-Threatening Complications

Avelox is part of the group of antibiotics known as fluoroquinolones. With millions of U.S. patients being prescribed fluoroquinolones every year, these drugs are the most widely used type of antibiotics in the U.S. Also known by its generic name moxifloxacin, Avelox… Read More

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Capital One Robocall Lawsuit Alleges State and Federal Violations

A lawsuit has been filed against Capital One alleging the bank has violated the federal Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and the Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act (FCCPA). Plaintiff Pamela M. filed the Capital One robocall lawsuit against the bank after she received… Read More

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PC Richard FACTA Class Action Alleges Expiration Dates on Receipts

Appliance store P.C. Richard is facing a proposed class action lawsuit in New Jersey state court with allegations that the company printed debit card and credit card expiration dates on receipts, violating federal law. Plaintiff MaryLisa Rapa alleged that P.C. Richard &… Read More

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Lawsuit Claims Benicar Caused Psychological Damage

A man has filed a lawsuit against Daiichi Sankyo alleging its blood pressure lowering medication Benicar caused psychological damage as well as multiple physical injuries. Plaintiff Danny D. filed his Benicar lawsuit within the multidistrict litigation currently underway in New Jersey federal… Read More

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Dilantin Cerebellar Ataxia

Causes of Cerebellar Ataxia

As the brand name of phenytoin, Dilantin is the go-to treatment used to control and prevent certain types of seizures that begin during or following surgery to the nervous system or brain. Dilantin is also used to control tonic-clonic seizures and partial… Read More

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Nexium Chronic Kidney Disease Lawsuit Filed By Ill. Man

AstraZeneca has been hit with a Nexium chronic kidney disease lawsuit filed by an Illinois man who claims the company failed to warn of serious side effects associated with the heartburn medication. Plaintiff George M. was prescribed Nexium on numerous occasions from… Read More

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Med. Equipment Cos. Agree to $12M Medicare Whistleblower Settlement

Two New Jersey medical equipment companies, run by a pair of brothers, recently agreed to pay $12 million in Medicare whistleblower settlement money. The settlement will conclude a lawsuit alleging the companies formed a fictitious company and used it to make unsolicited… Read More

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How On-Call Laws in California May Benefit Employees

An investigation is now looking into whether scheduling California employees for on-call shifts may run afoul of on-call laws in California. Employers like being able to put employees on call because it allows them flexibility in scheduling – flexibility that translates into… Read More

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Use of Abilify and Compulsive Gambling Linked, Lawsuit Says

A lawsuit has been filed against Bristol-Myers Squibb and Otsuka Pharmaceutical alleging their prescription drug Abilify caused the plaintiff to develop compulsive gambling habits. Plaintiff Erma Jean alleges she suffered personal injuries “as a direct and proximate result of Defendants’ wrongful conduct… Read More

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