Consumer Alerts (page 10)


Report: Johnson & Johnson to Settle Metal Hip Implant Suits for $4 Billion

Unnamed sources say that Johnson & Johnson has negotiated a more than $4 billion settlement to resolve thousands of lawsuits filed by patients who say...

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  • Nov 15, 2013

Laura Yaeger Appointed to Plaintiffs' Steering Committee in Stryker Hip MDL

Morgan & Morgan’s Laura V. Yaeger has been selected by the Honorable Judge Donovan W. Frank to be part of the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee (PSC)...

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  • Nov 14, 2013

Johnson Johnson to Pay $2.2 Billion to Settle Risperdal Misbranding Suits

The United States Department of Justice announced that Johnson & Johnson will pay more than $2.2 billion to resolve criminal and civil liability arising from...

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  • Nov 11, 2013

Michael Goetz Named to Januvia, Byetta MDL Plaintiffs' Steering Committee

Michael Goetz, the head of Morgan & Morgan’s class action and mass tort section, has been named to the plaintiffs’ steering committee for the multidistrict...

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  • Oct 30, 2013

Illegal Online Pharmacies Providing Faulty Drugs

In January 2009, police officers found Vassilios Stassinos dead in his apartment in Washington, D.C., surrounded by more than 17,000 pills including Xanax, Vicodin, Ritalin,...

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  • Oct 10, 2013

Consumers Union: Hip, Knee Implants Should Come With Warranties

It may be tough to view a hip or knee replacement in the same light as a car, appliance, or piece of expensive technology. In...

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  • Sep 18, 2013

Florida Attorney General Warns of Fake Utility Workers Phone Scam

A warning has been issued by Florida’s attorney general to alert consumers to a new scam involving callers posing as utility company employees who attempt...

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  • Sep 4, 2013

C.R. Bard Ordered to Pay $2 Million in First Federal Vaginal Mesh Verdict

A jury has ordered medical device manufacturer C.R. Bard Inc. to pay $2 million to a woman who filed suit after allegedly suffering serious injuries...

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  • Aug 16, 2013

Over-the-Phone Arrest Threats Scam Victims out of Thousands

Consumers across the country have recently received phone calls from “police officers,” who claim there is  a warrant out for their arrest—unless they agree to...

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  • Aug 15, 2013

Morgan & Morgan Attorney Helps Winter Haven Man Sue to Stop Robocalls

Thanks to the efforts of Morgan & Morgan debt harassment attorney Billy Howard in federal court, one man’s ongoing robocalling nightmare has finally come to...

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  • Aug 13, 2013

Feds Crack Down on Rising Timeshare Fraud in the U.S., Florida

Officials throughout the United States say the number of lawsuits filed for timeshare resale frauds has climbed drastically, with the bulk of the scams occurring...

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  • Jun 14, 2013

Morgan and Morgan Files Class Action Suit Against Facebook, Inc.

Morgan & Morgan today announced that it filed a class action  in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on...

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  • May 23, 2012

Michael Goetz Assigned Lead Role in Transvaginal Mesh Litigation

Morgan & Morgan is proud to announce that attorney Michael Goetz has been appointed to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee for litigation against companies that manufactured...

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  • Apr 20, 2012

Actos Bladder Cancer Lawsuits Consolidated in Louisiana Court

All lawsuits filed in federal court against Actos for possible links to bladder cancer have been consolidated into the Western District of Louisiana. According to...

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  • Jan 30, 2012

Florida Crash Involved in Jeep Grand Cherokee Fire Risk Probe

A fatal automobile accident in Florida is being used in an ongoing investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) into the possible fire...

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  • Dec 20, 2011