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Larry Coben

Takata Airbag Recall Lawsuit filed in Pennsylvania

Anapol Schwartz Personal injury lawyers filed a class action lawsuit in Pennsylvania against Takata Corporation, Honda Motor Co., and other auto makers impacted by the Takata airbag recall.  Eleven car makers have issued airbag recalls during the past year due […]

Emily Ashe

Anapol Schwartz Named in Philadelphia Best Law Firms 2015

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have honored Anapol Schwartz with the highest law firm ranking in the 2015 edition of Best Law Firms. Anapol Schwartz was given a national and regional Tier 1 ranking for Plaintiffs’ Mass […]

Thomas Anapol

Doctors Debate Whether Benefits of Morcellation Outweigh the Risks

Doctors began using laparoscopic power morcellators in 1993 for hysterectomies and uterine fibroid removal procedures called myomectomies. Many gynecologists viewed morcellators – which can chop uterine tissue into tiny fragments for removal – as a welcomed innovation. The device was […]

Jackie Fedeli

Best Lawyers Names Jim Ronca Lawyer Of The Year

Anapol Schwartz partner James Ronca has been named Lawyer of the Year in the 2015 edition of Philadelphia’s Best Lawyers for the category of Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Litigation. Ronca has been recognized for his dedication to defending the rights of […]

Adrianne Webb

Cancer Caused by a Morcellation Hysterectomy

Amy Reed, a 40-year-old anesthesiologist from Boston, was the first woman to report “upstaged cancer” caused by a morcellation hysterectomy to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration(FDA) in October 2013.  Since then, a number of women have filed reports with […]

Thomas Anapol

Did Johnson and Johnson Ignore Warnings about Morcellator Cancer Risks?

Johnson and Johnson (J&J) announced in July 2014 that it would issue a worldwide withdraw of its Ethicon morcellator devices due to the potential risk of spreading undiagnosed cancer. J&J made the decision after a report published in the Journal […]

Jackie Fedeli

Study about Morcellator Cancer Risks Prompts Recall

A recent study about morcellation published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) has reinforced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) April 2014 warning about a potentially deadly risk associated with morcellator devices used during hysterectomies and […]

Jackie Fedeli

Chrysler Owners Seek Compensation for Engine Cradle Repair Costs

Some Chrysler Pacifica owners bringing their cars in for routine maintenance are discovering that they are actually driving “time bombs.” That’s what certified Grand Master mechanic Greg Hoops called a Chrysler Pacifica he was servicing at his Illinois shop. According […]

Jackie Fedeli

Lawrence Cohan Assumes Role as Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association President

On June 16, Anapol Schwartz Shareholder Lawrence Cohan was named President of Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association (PTLA). For more than 30 years, Cohan has obtained justice for victims injured by asbestos, medical malpractice, dangerous medical devices, vaccine injuries, and other […]

Jackie Fedeli

Anapol Schwartz Attorneys Named Top Women Lawyers in Pennsylvania

Anapol Schwartz is pleased to announce that two of our distinguished lawyers have been honored by their inclusion in PA Super Lawyer’s 2014 list of the top 50 Women Lawyers in Pennsylvania. Partner Miriam Benton Barish and Associate Adrianne Walvoord […]