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    • Hip Implant Recall Lawsuits Continue to be Filed

      Hip Implant Recall Lawsuits Continue to be Filed

        Tens of thousands of lawsuits over defective hip implants have been settled over the last two years for billions of dollars. But hip implant litigation is far from over. Poorly designed hips are still failing and new lawsuits are […]

    • Barnett Outdoors, LLC – Targeted by Injured Crossbow Hunters

      Barnett Outdoors, LLC – Targeted by Injured Crossbow Hunters

      It’s hunting season! Crossbows were romanticized in The Walking Dead and The Hunger Games, but if you are thinking about getting one, there is something you should know about crossbows, particularly Barnett crossbows Barnett Jackal Barnett Ghost 350 Barnett Crossbows […]

    • Book Review: The Well Armored Child by Joelle Casteix

      Book Review: The Well Armored Child by Joelle Casteix

      This book is subtitled: A Parent’s Guide to Preventing Sexual Abuse. Here, Ms. Casteix provides the reader with compelling and concise information about the dynamics of child sexual abuse. She lists and dispels a number of myths that have served […]

    • Ethicon Johnson & Johnson Pelvic Mesh Lawsuits Move Forward

      Ethicon Johnson & Johnson Pelvic Mesh Lawsuits Move Forward

        Today there are more than 100,000 lawsuits filed worldwide against seven pelvic mesh manufacturers. The majority of them are consolidated in one federal court in Charleston, West Virginia, but you would not know that from the media coverage. There […]

    • Takata Airbag Lawsuit Investigation

      Takata Airbag Lawsuit Investigation

      In the United States, a record 34 million vehicles made by 10 different automakers have been recalled to replace frontal airbags on the driver’s or passenger’s side, or both. The airbags involved in the recall were made by Takata, a […]

    • The Right to Jury Trial in the Declaration of Independance

      The Right to Jury Trial in the Declaration of Independance

      The purpose of so called “tort reform” is to restrict citizen’s rights to jury trial in America. The tort reformers’ argument is that we can’t trust juries to decide issues of civil justice. Tort reformers call for state legislatures and […]

    • Boston Scientific Hit With 100 Million Dollar Transvaginal Mesh Verdict

      Boston Scientific Hit With 100 Million Dollar Transvaginal Mesh Verdict

        A state-court jury in Delaware two weeks ago ordered that Boston Scientific Corp. must pay $100 million to a Delaware woman who blamed the company’s vaginal-mesh inserts for leaving her in constant pain and unable to have sex.   […]

    • Boston Scientific Settles a Group of Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits

      Boston Scientific Settles a Group of Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits

        Boston Scientific, a manufacturer of pelvic mesh implants, disclosed in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that has agreed to pay $119 million to settle nearly 3,000 cases and claims to women who say they were injured […]

    • Kansas City Bishop Finn Who Covered up Sex Abuse Resigns

      Kansas City Bishop Finn Who Covered up Sex Abuse Resigns

      The man who became a symbol of the Catholic Church’s failure to stem the sexual abuse crisis that has plagued it has resigned. In a news bulletin the Vatican announced that Pope Francis had accepted the resignation of the bishop […]

    • FDA Fails to Regulate Dangerous Health Supplement BMPEA

      FDA Fails to Regulate Dangerous Health Supplement BMPEA

      A series of recent articles in The New York Times, including a hard-hitting editorial (Conflict of Interest at the F.D.A., April 13, 2015), uncovers how the Food and Drug Administration has been reluctant to regulate popular health supplements that were […]