Consumer Alerts (page 14)
FDA Launches Inquiry of Unapproved Medical Diagnosis Smartphone App
There may be an app for that, but the U.S. Food and Drug Administration wants to make sure some are safe enough for smartphone users...
- Jun 10, 2013
Supreme Court Hears Arguments in Case that May Impact Product Liability
The Supreme Court recently heard oral arguments in a case that could have profound implications on product liability for drug manufacturers. The case, Mutual Pharmaceutical...
- May 24, 2013
Romney's Stance on Deregulation Pushes Away Consumer Protection Lawyers
Mitt Romney has recently come under fire from Florida trial lawyers over the lack of regulations he intends to implement if elected. Governor Romney plans...
- Sep 21, 2012
Toyota Recalls Rav4, Lexus HS250h for Suspension Concerns
After a high-profile recall of the popular Ford Escape, rival auto manufacturer Toyota has announced that it will recall 778,000 RAV4 and Lexus HS 250h...
- Aug 7, 2012
Ford Recalls Deadly Escape SUVs
Ford has announced the third major recall of its extremely popular Escape SUV in the last two weeks, citing sticky throttles that could cause serious...
- Aug 2, 2012
LinkedIn the Latest Security Breach Victim
LinkedIn has been added to the growing list of high-profile companies that have fallen victim to massive security breaches in recent years. The business-oriented professional...
- Jun 7, 2012
Johnson & Johnson Decides to Take Gynecare Vaginal Mesh Off the Market
Johnson & Johnson has told U.S. District Judge Joseph R. Goodwin that it has decided to take four of its vaginal mesh implants off the...
- Jun 5, 2012
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...
- 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...
- Apr 20, 2012
Death Illustrates Pradaxa Risk
The recent death of a man due to brain hemorrhaging has illustrated serious complications that may exist for patients using the drug Pradaxa. Three doctors...
- Mar 21, 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...
- 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...
- Dec 20, 2011
Defective Florida Chinese Drywall Supplier Must Disclose Insurance, Assets
In a new development in the ongoing Chinese drywall litigation, a supplier of the defective material has received a court order to disclose the amount...
- Aug 18, 2011
FDA Mesh Warning: Transvaginal Mesh Complications Not Rare
On July 13, 2011, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a safety communication update on the serious complications of transvaginal surgical mesh placement. These...
- Aug 10, 2011
Pills Pulled from Florida Pain Clinics After New Law
State agents seized over 105,000 leftover pills from Florida pain clinics that are no longer permitted to sell them under a new state law. Effective...
- Jul 15, 2011