DePuy ASR Defect Recall Trial – J&J Failed to Rectify Design Flaw

DePuy ASR Defect Recall Trial – J&J Failed to Rectify Design Flaw

The trial is underway in Los Angeles California against Johnson&Johnson for the manufacturing of defective DePuy Hip Replacement medical implants. According to plaintiffs opening arguments the manufacturers of medical device failed to warn doctors of the risks associated with hips implants containing metal on metal joints. The specific hip implant in question was the Metal […]

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DePuy Hip Implant Medical Malpractice Lawsuits

DePuy Hip Implant Medical Malpractice Lawsuits

So many hip implants are failing and now more than ever we need ask whether doctors should be held responsible for the injuries these implants cause. Should we hold our doctors responsible for feeding corporate America’s medical device manufacturers? Should there be better safeguards in place to avoid doctors from being lobbied by large manufacturers? […]

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DePuy ASR Hip Replacement Statute of Limitations

DePuy ASR Hip Replacement Statute of Limitations

An important question in any defective medical device claim is the length of time a victim has to file a claim against the products manufacturers. Generally the law provides a certain time period in which an injured party is able to bring a cause of action for monetary compensation for the losses suffered. Otherwise referred […]

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Puncture Wounds from Dog Bites

Puncture Wounds from Dog Bites

Dog bites are one of the most common causes of serious injuries to children. Puncture wounds result from a K9 fangs and or claws puncturing the skin of a victim. Many individuals mistakenly believe puncture wounds to be a minor to moderate injury, however in many instances deep puncture wounds can result in serious medical […]

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Can Players Sue the NFL for Brain Injuries?

Can Players Sue the NFL for Brain Injuries?

The National Football League has a big problem on its hands, one that threatens the future of the league.  In only the most recent attack on the viability of the safety of the NFL, the estate of deceased former football player Junior Seau filed a lawsuit after an examination by the National Institute of Health […]

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