California Delivery Driver

California A1 Courier Drivers for Amazon: Employees?

California delivery drivers who have driven for A1 Courier Service under the guidance of Amazon could be owed wages and overtime pay. While classified as independent contractors, California A1 Courier delivery drivers could be qualified as employees under California labor laws. California Labor… Read More

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Pradaxa Internal Bleeding

Pradaxa and Internal Bleeding in the Stomach

Pradaxa (dabigatran) was the first anticoagulant to be approved for clotting prevention since its predecessorwarfarin in the 1950s. The release of Pradaxa had spurred the release of two other new generation anticoagulants, Xarelto and Eliquis, after the drug brought manufacturer Boehringer Ingelheim…. Read More

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Asbestos Cancer Caused Death of Musician Warren Zevon

A benefit concert and photo exhibit in Hollywood for Warren Zevon, a Grammy Award winning musician who died in 2003 of asbestos cancer caused death was sponsored recently by the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO). Warren Zevon was a singer-songwriter who died… Read More

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Invokana Ketoacidosis

FDA Warns SGLT2 Inhibitors Side Effects Include Ketoacidosis

Recently the FDA issued a warning stating that SGLT2 Inhibitors side effects include ketoacidosis, which is a high level of acidity in the blood. The Food and Drug Administration released the warning which states that drugs like Invokana and others, which are SGLT2 inhibitors,… Read More

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Essure Problems

Dozens of Plaintiffs Claim Essure Causes Permanent Injuries

A group of 91 women is suing the makers of the Essure permanent birth control system, claiming that Essure causes permanent injuries. The plaintiffs say they brought all their claims together as a single lawsuit because they raise similar questions of law… Read More

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Invega Gynecomastia

Is Invega Linked to Gynecomastia?

Popular antipyschotic Invega (paliperidone) has been linked to gynecomastia, or male breast growth, which reportedly occurs soon after starting the medication. The question ‘”Is Invega linked to gynecomastia?” is being asked by patients and their prescribing physicians, pointing out the similarities between… Read More

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Azithromycin Skin Reaction

What are the Reported Skin Reactions to Azithromycin?

Azithromycin (Zithromax) is one of the most popularly used antibiotics in the United States, even though it has been linked to numerous severe reactions. One of these reactions is Stevens Johnson Syndrome. Other reports link certain skin reactions to azithromycin, which can cause… Read More

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Hip Implant Failure

Rhode Island Man Files Hip Implant Failure Lawsuit

A Rhode Island man has filed a hip implant failure lawsuit over a DePuy Pinnacle device he received in 2007. Plaintiff Anthony L. claims that by the time he received his DePuy Pinnacle hip implant, Johnson & Johnson had received more than… Read More

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Taxotere Lawsuit Claims Permanent Hair Loss After Chemotherapy

A South Carolina breast cancer patient recently filed a Taxotere lawsuit against Sanofi Aventis claiming that she suffered from permanent hair loss after chemotherapy due to use of Taxotere. Plaintiff Jennifer C. was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2010. She underwent 6 cycles… Read More

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UMB Bank Overdraft Fees

UMB Bank is facing scrutiny for its allegedly deceitful overdraft fee protection services. UMB Bank recently agreed to a massive $7.8 million settlement, regarding their overdraft fee policies. Class members had allegedly charged multiple UMB Bank overdraft fees in a single day,… Read More

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Xarelto Wrongful Death

Fatal GI Bleed Incites Xarelto Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The makers of the popularly prescribed blood thinner Xarelto are facing a new Xarelto wrongful death lawsuit filed by the surviving spouse of a Riverside County, California woman. Plaintiff Robert S., on behalf of his deceased wife filed the Xarelto wrongful death… Read More

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Surgical Mesh Lawsuits Prompt Safety Warnings

Boston Scientific Corp, after being faced with a growing number of surgical mesh lawsuits, is adding new safety warnings to its vaginal mesh products. What is Surgical Mesh? Surgical mesh, also known as vaginal mesh, pelvic mesh, or polypropylene mesh (PPM) is… Read More

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Unum Claim Denial

Long-Term Disability Benefits Denied Wrongly, Says Plaintiff

A man from Alabama is suing Unum Life Insurance Company of America to restore long-term disability benefits denied allegedly without justification. Plaintiff Charlie W. also names General American Life Insurance Company of America as a defendant. He alleges that the company and… Read More

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