HSBC TCPA Class Action Settlement Checks in the Mail

Consumers who allegedly received an unwanted phone call from HSBC Bank or a third-party company calling on behalf of HSBC between 2008 and 2012 are receiving checks in the mail from a settled TCPA class action lawsuit. Top Class Actions viewers who… Read More »

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Court Upholds $63M Verdict in Motrin SJS Lawsuit

The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court on April 17 affirmed a $63 million Children’s Motrin verdict. Samantha R. was 7 years old when she took Children's Motrin ibuprofen a decade ago. Shortly after taking the drug, the girl suffered a serious life-threatening side... Read More »

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Judge Tosses United Airlines Low Fare Guarantee Class Action

Last week, the class action lawsuit alleging that United Airlines Inc. violated its “low fare guarantee” for customers purchasing tickets online was dismissed by a Texas federal judge. Lead plaintiff, Scott Coulier, alleged in the class action lawsuit that if a customer was… Read More »

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Risperdal Side Effects: Male Breast Growth and More

Risperdal is an antipsychotic approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 1993 as a schizophrenia treatment in adults. In 2006 and 2007, the FDA approved additional uses for Risperdal, including schizophrenia in children, bipolar disorder in adults and children and... Read More »

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NC Woman Files Avelox Peripheral Neuropathy Lawsuit

Bayer Healthcare and Merck & Co.are facing an Avelox lawsuit by a North Carolina resident, who alleges she developed permanent peripheral neuropathy (or nerve damage) after taking the pharmaceutical companies’ commonly prescribed antibiotic. Plaintiff Aimee K. filed her quinolone lawsuit on May 1... Read More »

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Benicar Lawsuit Alleges Sprue-Like Enteropathy Injury

A recent Benicar lawsuit was filed in Washington federal court against Daiichi Sankyo Pharmaceuticals and Forest Laboratories, alleging the blood-pressure drug, Benicar, causes serious gastrointestinal complications. Plaintiff James M., a Tacoma resident, was prescribed Benicar to treat his high blood pressure. James alleges... Read More »

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Eli Lilly Investigated for Cymbalta Discontinuation Syndrome

Popular antidepressant Cymbalta is currently under investigation for causing a large percentage of its users to suffer from extreme Cymbalta withdrawal side effects called Cymbalta Discontinuation Syndrome. Studies have suggested that the number of users who experience Cymbalta withdrawal is actually significantly... Read More »

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Zithromax Side Effects May Extend to Liver, Kidneys

Though it has broad applications and a conveniently short course, Zithromax treatment raises the possibility of serious liver and kidney side effects. Zithromax is manufacturer Pfizer Inc.’s trade name for azithromycin. It’s also sold under the trade name Zmax and in a... Read More »

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Xarelto Lawsuit Claims Serious Internal Bleeding Injuries

A Tennessee resident has filed a lawsuit against makers of the blood thinner Xarelto, alleging he suffered two gastrointestinal internal bleeds that required blood transfusions. Plaintiff James H. claims he took the anticoagulant as directed to treat pulmonary embolism and deep vein... Read More »

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Mesothelioma Patients Can Blame Asbestos Exposure

Every year in America, approximately 2,000 to 3,000 people are diagnosed with mesothelioma and are often expected to die within three years of their diagnoses. Mesothelioma is a very rare form of lung cancer with very few treatment options for patients; this condition is... Read More »

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