J&J Commits $413 Million To Settle Pinnacle Hip Implant Lawsuits

More explosive details have emerged from the recent settlement issued by global healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson, which seeks to resolve a host of claims filed over subsidiary Depuy Synthes' line of Pinnacle hip implants, [...]

By |January 9th, 2019|Categories: Hip Implants|0 Comments

Monsanto Files Appeal In $78 Million Roundup Cancer Lawsuit

Agrochemical giant Monsanto is appealing a damning $78 million verdict in the case of a dying California groundskeeper who claims the company's Roundup weedkiller caused his non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Now owned by Bayer, Monsanto filed documents [...]

By |December 19th, 2018|Categories: Roundup|0 Comments

Invokana Linked To Lower Limb Amputation In New Study

A new study from Denmark and Sweden has found more evidence to support the association between Invokana and lower limb amputations. Writing in the British Medical Journal, researchers from the Nordic countries explain the results [...]

By |December 5th, 2018|Categories: Invokana|0 Comments

West Virginia Jury Awards $1.25 Million In Pradaxa Bleeding Case

A West Virginia jury has ordered German pharmaceutical manufacturer Boehringer Ingelheim to pay $1.25 million in compensation to the family of a woman who died while being treated with the company's blood thinner Pradaxa, the [...]

By |November 15th, 2018|Categories: Pradaxa|0 Comments

Stryker Hip Implant Lawsuits Settled For Confidential Amount

Medical device manufacturer Stryker has agreed to settle product liability lawsuits filed over the company's LFIT CoCr V40 femoral head hip implant component, potentially ending multi-district litigation in the US District Court for Massachusetts, according [...]

By |November 5th, 2018|Categories: Hip Implants|0 Comments

Widow Files Testosterone Therapy Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

The widow of a man who died of cardiac arrest in 2016 is suing 25 Again, a chain of hormone clinics with eight locations in Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana, accusing the company of providing her [...]

By |October 18th, 2018|Categories: Testosterone|0 Comments