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Andrew D'Arcy

JOHNSON & JOHNSON TALCUM POWDER CANCER LAWSUITS

For the second time in three months, a St. Louis jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to award $55 million to a woman who contended that she developed endometrioid cancer as a result of years of talcum powder use.  The […]

Andrew D'Arcy

JOHNSON & JOHNSON TO PAY $72 MILLION FOR CANCER DEATH LINKED TO TALCUM POWDER

In a verdict announced late Monday night, a Missouri state jury ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $72 million of damages to the family of a woman whose death from ovarian cancer was linked to her use of the company’s […]

Andrew D'Arcy

KEEPING KIDS IN CARS SAFE

Vehicle accidents are the leading cause of death for children 1 to 13 years old.  In many cases, the faulty design of a child car seat, along with improperly restrained children can significantly contribute to this problem.  According to the […]

Andrew D'Arcy

INVESTIGATION INTO MORCELLATOR DEATHS

U.S. Congressman, Michael Fitzpatrick (R-PA) has asked the Food and Drug Administration’s Office of Criminal Investigations to investigate allegations that hundreds of women have died as a result of surgical procedures done with a power morcellator.  This is a controversial […]

Andrew D'Arcy

Zofran Lawsuits – Birth Defects

Zofran is the marketed name of Ondansetron, an anti-nausea medication that is sometimes prescribed to women in the first trimester of their pregnancy to treat morning sickness.  The manufacturer is alleged to have encouraged doctors to prescribe this powerful medication […]

Andrew D'Arcy

PRADAXA LAWSUIT?

The prescription blood-thinner Pradaxa was first prescribed to prevent blood clots in people with atrial fibrillation.  While the anti-clotting action of Pradaxa can treat this condition, it can also lead to potentially fatal bleeding. Pradaxa was approved in October 2010.  […]

Andrew D'Arcy

TOYOTA RECALLS 6.5 MILLION VEHICLES DUE TO FIRE RISK

Toyota has authorized a recall to fix a power window switch in 6.5 million vehicles worldwide.  Of the total, about 2.7 million are in North America, 1.2 million in Europe and 600,000 in Japan.  The recall only affects cars produced […]

Andrew D'Arcy

Volkswagen Admits Guilt!

On September 29, 2015, Reuters reports that Volkswagen plans to issue a worldwide recall for all 11 million diesel vehicles equipped with software designed to cheat on emissions tests.  One would expect VW to repair the diesel vehicles but what […]