Weight-loss drug Belviq recalled for cancer link
(March 17, 2019) The weight-loss drug Belviq was recalled last month for concerns over a cancer link. Japanese drug maker Eisai issued a Belviq recall on Feb. 13, 2020. Eisai also recalled the longer-acting
Top Law Firm handles Elmiron Eye Injury Lawsuits
Matthews & Associates, a nationwide leader in dangerous pharmaceutical drug and medical device litigation, is handling Elmiron eye injury lawsuits. An Elmiron lawsuit claims that long-term exposure to Elmiron can lead to eye injury.
J&J Settles another Talc Powder Mesothelioma Case
(February 26, 2020) – Johnson & Johnson settled another talcum powder mesothelioma case yesterday. J&J was set to face trial in a talc meso lawsuit brought by a 62-year-old woman who alleged in her
Heartburn Drug Zantac Cancer cases in Federal MDL
(Feb. 22, 2020) Heartburn drug Zantac cancer cases have been moved to a new federal multidistrict litigation (MDL) court set up in Florida. U.S. District Judge Robin L. Rosenberg in West Palm Beach has
J&J fined $344M by Calif. Judge for False Pelvic Mesh Marketing   
(January 31, 2020) – A California judge fined Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Ethicon $344 million yesterday for misleading consumers about the actual risks of the company’s pelvic mesh products. San Diego Superior Court Judge
Woman who won Blood Filter Suit files another against Top Execs for Hiding Assets
(Jan. 28, 2020) -- A woman whom a jury awarded substantial damages last fall in a medical device lawsuit has filed another suit against Rex Medical L.P.; however, this second lawsuit complaint names three
Rex Medical ignored Blood Filter Defects, Jury Told
(October 11, 2019) – Rex Medical sold an inferior vena cava filter (IVCF) – designed to allegedly stop blood clots from reaching the heart – despite a study showing the product was prone to
Philly Jury hits Vein Filter Co. with $34M Judgment
(October 28, 2019) - A Philadelphia jury returned a $33.7 million verdict today after agreeing Rex Medical LP had defectively designed a blood clot-catching vein filter. The medical device perforated a major blood vessel
E-Cigarette Kills Texas Man
(Sept. 28, 2019) E-cigarettes may be promoted as a safe alternative to real cigarette smoking, but e-cigarettes can kill a person just as effectively as real ones can. Earlier this year, a 24-year-old Texas
Juul Lawsuit filed for Stroke Victim
(July 29, 2019) A Juul lawsuit was filed for a stroke victim last week. Lawyers filed a Juul e-cigarette lawsuit for a 22-year-old Connecticut man. The lawsuit petition claims he smoked two Juul pods
IVC Filter case filed against Rex Medical
(June 15, 2019)  Matthews & Associates Law Firm, attorney Tim Goss, and Philadelphia attorney Rosemary Pinto filed an IVC filter lawsuit against Rex Medical L.P. and Argon Medical Devices, Inc. on March 6, 2017 in
HIV Drug Lawsuits filed over Tenofovir
Gilead’s TDF Drugs cause Serious Side Effects Men claim HIV drug caused bone and kidney problems. Lawyers have also filed a related class action lawsuit against Gilead. (May 15, 2019) Two California men living with
Uloric Gout Drug Lawsuits
Uloric Cardiovascular Injuries – Heart Attacks & Strokes Gout drug lawsuits are being filed over Uloric, a medication designed to help treat chronic gout. A Uloric gout drug lawsuit alleges the maker of Uloric failed