Baby Formula Lawsuits filed against Similac, Enfamil Makers
A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed against the makers of Similac, alleging that baby formula caused necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), a serious intestinal disease that resulted in the death of a premature infant. The
What does FDA Approval Mean?
Does it mean a product is safe? More medical devices are sold in the U.S. than other country in the world.  Most Americans probably know at least one or more people among their own
Dixie Fire Update: PG&E releases photos of tree suspected in starting fire
On Sept. 1, Pacific Gas & Electric filed new images which showed a Douglas Fir tree that appeared to lean in the direction of the power lines suspected of sparking the Dixie Fire. The
Zantac Lawsuit Update (August 2021)
A Zantac lawsuit is a legal claim filed by those who developed cancer after taking Zantac and ranitidine contaminated with NDMA. Those filing Zantac lawsuits seek financial compensation from the drugs' makers for stomach,
Paraquat Lawsuits Pending
Several lawsuits are pending in the U.S. which allege that the weedkiller chemical paraquat causes Parkinson’s disease. The first case scheduled for trial over the allegations against Syngenta regarding a link between paraquat and
J&J recalls Neutrogena, Aveeno Sunscreens
Johnson & Johnson is recalling most of its Neutrogena and Aveeno spray sunscreens from U.S. stores.  The recall comes after the company detected benzene, a potentially cancer-causing chemical, in some of its sunscreen samples.
FDA announces CPAP Recall, More
Philips Respironics Ventilators, BiPAP, CPAP Machines recalled due to potential health risks On June 30, 2021, The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it was alerting health care providers and people who use
$3.3 Million Jury Award in Wisconsin IVC Filter Case
A jury last week awarded a woman $3.3 million in a case that stemmed from her injury caused by an IVC blood clot filter.  The jury unanimously made the award in a Wisconsin courtroom. A
Zantac Maker accused of destroying Recall Emails
Zantac maker Sanofi has been accused of destroying emails linked to its 2019 Zantac recall. Lawyers representing thousands of former Zantac users in cancer lawsuits made the accusation in a court filing last month.
Catholic Church updates Canon Law to cover Sex Abuse of Adults
ROME — Pope Francis has broadened the Roman Catholic Church’s definition of sex abuse by revising its penal code. The change explicitly acknowledges that not only children, but also adults, can be victimized by
Tesla Crash Deaths Investigated
Two men burned to ashes on Saturday, April 17, 2021 in a Tesla crash north of Houston, Texas. They died inside a Tesla that caught fire after hitting trees on Hammock Dunes Place in
FDA recalls 19 Medical Devices so far in 2021
The US Food & Drug Administration has recalled at least 19 medical devices so far in 2021.  What follows is a sampling of seven medical devices the FDA has recalled as of May 21.
Hand Sanitizers recalled for Methanol
In the age of Covid 19, many Americans have become aware of the dangers of methanol in hand sanitizers. Many have learned to review a sanitizer’s ingredients before purchasing the product. What many may
Texas Judge won’t dismiss Theater Chain’s Covid Lawsuit
A federal judge in Sherman, Texas ruled last week against an insurer that had petitioned to dismiss a $500 million Covid-19 business-interruption lawsuit. Cinemark, the nation’s third-largest chain of movie theaters, brought the suit
Federal Court proposed for Syngenta Paraquat Cases
Attorneys filing lawsuits against Syngenta alleging a link between Paraquat and Parkinson’s Disease are asking a U.S. judicial panel to consolidate more than a dozen similar suits under the oversight of a California federal