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Joshua Cohan

Persona Knee Recall Means More Zimmer Lawsuits

Orthopedic medical device manufacturer Zimmer may be facing more lawsuits after a recent Zimmer Persona Knee recall. The company issued a worldwide voluntary recall of its Persona Trabecular Metal Tibial Plate, a component used in the Zimmer Persona Knee, on […]

David Carney

National Infant Immunization Week

National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) is from April 18th to the 25th, a time when medical communities and health advocates gather and celebrate the successes of infant immunization programs through educational programs. Infant immunizations have made a tremendous impact on […]

Gregory Spizer

Cleft Lip Caused by Zofran Pregnancy Use

Cleft lip facial deformities—often accompanied by cleft palate— occur in one in 700 babies, according to WebMD. In most cases, the cause of cleft lip and cleft palate are unknown.  But some individuals are now learning that they were born […]

Miriam Barish

Xarelto Lawsuits Claim GI Bleeding

A dozen Xarelto lawsuits were filed in a California federal court on March 16, 2015, Law360 reported. The plaintiffs claim that Johnson & Johnson’s (J&J) Janssen Pharmaceuticals unit and Bayer Corporation failed to warn about potential Xarelto problems that caused […]

David Carney

Federal Recommendations for Meningitis B Vaccine

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved two serogroup B meningococcal (meningitis) vaccines for use in people between 10 and 25 years of age. On October 29, 2014, the agency approved the three-dose vaccine Trumenba® and then licensed […]

Gregory Spizer

Xarelto Lawsuit MDL Created in Pennsylvania

The First Judicial District of Pennsylvania recently granted a motion to create a Xarelto litigation mass tort program in Philadelphia. This follows the establishment of a Xarelto multidistrict litigation (MDL) in Louisiana in December. Xarelto is prescribed to treat atrial […]

David Carney

PA Woman Awarded $1.5 Million for GBS Flu Shot Injuries

While Vaccines serve as a crucial function to rooting out diseases in our society, they also carry a small risk of causing autoimmune diseases. The Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP) helps compensate these victims. The VICP awarded $1.5 million in […]

Emily Ashe

Lawyers still filing DePuy Hip Replacement Lawsuits

In May 2011, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ordered manufacturers of metal-on-metal hip replacements to conduct post market surveillance studies of their devices after receiving complaints about metal poisoning and early failure rates involving multiple devices from different […]

David Carney

Benefits of Hiring a Vaccine Injury Lawyer

When a rare vaccine adverse reaction occurs, the recipient may be entitled to monetary compensation through a government funded program known as the Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP). Individuals can file a vaccine injury claim to seek compensation for medical […]

David Carney

Vaccine Settlements Available for Patients who Suffer Vaccine Adverse Reactions

Anapol Schwartz vaccine injury lawyers  have achieved two multimillion dollar vaccine settlements during the last two years. In April 2013, Lawrence Cohan and I achieved a $9 million verdict with a lifetime payout of $40 million on behalf of a […]