Category Archives: Products Liability

Manchester Pays $275k Settlement Over Bogus ‘Wiretapping’ Arrest

The New Hampshire city of Manchester is paying $275,000 to settle a civil rights lawsuit from 2015. The state chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union announced last Wednesday that Manchester was prepared to settle with Alfredo Valentin. Valentin, then 43 years old, was arrested under strange circumstances. After returning home one night in March The post Manchester Pays $275k Settlement Over Bogus ‘Wiretapping’ Arrest appeared first on Legal Reader... To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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U.S. and North Korean Officials: Chances of War On the Rise

The United States and North Korea have reached an improbable and unfortunate agreement. Representatives of both nations have pointed toward increased military activity across the Korean Peninsula. War, they say, is no longer just a distant consideration – it’s a possibility that’s quickly becoming real. White House national security adviser H.R. McMaster told a conference The post U.S. and North Korean Officials: Chances of War On the Rise appeared first on Legal Reader... To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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FDA Recommends A Recall For Limbrel "Medical Food" Product But Primus Pharmaceuticals Is Not Complying

Reports Of Drug-Induced Liver Injury And Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis Are At Center Of This Unusual Drug Safety Controversy   (Posted by Tom Lamb at DrugInjuryWatch.com)   According to the "What is Limbrel?" page of the Limbrel.com website (accessed 12/8/17) which is presented by Primus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.: Limbrel contains flavocoxid, a proprietary blend of natural ingredients from phytochemical food source materials. Flavocoxid is comprised primarily of the flavonoids such as baicalin and catechin. From the "FDA Limbrel Alert" page of the Limbrel.com website (accessed 12/8/17): Limbrel has not been recalled though the FDA has asked Primus to make a voluntary recall. Primus is waiting to obtain the documents on which FDA has based its safety alert and recall request prior to making a final decision, although the opinions of independent experts and the medical literature conflict with FDA’s safety alert and request for recall. We first….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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The basis of Yaz lawsuits

Yaz also known as drospirenone is a combined oral contraceptive first approved in the U.S. in 2006. It was designated to prevent pregnancy and to treat moderate acne and premenstrual dysphoric disorder in women who were using it as their birth control method. However the manufacturing company released a TV commercial in 2007 suggesting that the drug would be efficient against all premenstrual syndromes like irritability, moodiness, headaches, fatigue, bloating and muscle aches and all types of acne. The result was a rapidly increasing number of sells although the commercial was false... To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Should I file a Pradaxa lawsuit?

Pradaxa is the name under which one of the newest anticoagulants is marketed in the U.S. The drug has as active ingredient dabigatran etexilat and it is an anticoagulant from the thrombin inhibitor class. It works by inhibiting one of the enzymes responsible for the blood clotting process. When the drug reaches the blood stream it attaches itself to the thrombin, affecting its capacity of clotting... To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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