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2014-04-28 23:00:50

Intuitive Surgical Inc., the maker of the da Vinci surgical robot, cut estimates for the number of surgical procedures expected to be performed with its robot system in the wake of a federal regulator warning concerning the risk of cancer spreading during uterine surgeries when power morcellators are used. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by defective medical devices, notes that,...

2014-04-18 23:03:05

Parker Waichman LLP and co-counsel filed a class action lawsuit alleging that Atlas Chalet Shingles are defective and prone to premature failure. According to the Complaint, the shingles are susceptible to cracking and blistering, which leads to problems such as moisture penetration, decreased wind resistance and reduced life expectancy. Bonita Springs, Florida (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of consumers, along with...

2014-04-18 23:02:54

Parker Waichman LLP has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a California woman who alleges that her Mirena IUD perforated her uterus, forcing her to undergo surgery to remove the contraceptive device. The lawsuit alleges that Bayer was negligent with regards to Mirena, and points out that the label does not warn about the risk of spontaneous migration or perforation. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured...

2014-04-15 23:01:01

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) is investigating the potential cardiovascular risks of testosterone therapies, according to a report in MedPage Today. In January, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) also began investigating these products; both agencies launched their reviews due to two studies linking testosterone drugs to a higher risk of heart attack and other cardiovascular issues. New York, New York (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated...

2014-04-14 23:02:19

Parker Waichman LLP applauds U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s efforts to promote and clarify little known tax breaks for 9/11 survivors and first responders. According to a press release from Senator Gillibrand’s office, disability payments made to 9/11 first responders and survivors are not taxable; additionally, the estates of those who died from September 11th injuries related to their rescue and recovery duties are entitled to an income tax refund of at least $10,000. Port...

2014-04-09 23:01:26

According to an Order issued by U.S. District Judge Ed Kinkeade, a court conference is scheduled for April 10, 2014 for the DePuy Pinnacle multidistrict litigation (MDL). Parker Waichman LLP is representing numerous individuals in DePuy Pinnacle lawsuits, and continues to offer legal advice to patients allegedly injured due to the metal-on-metal hip device. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by...

2014-04-08 23:01:11

A Motion to Remand Has Been Granted by a Federal Court in A Case Brought Against Medtronic, Inc. and Medtronic Sofamor Danek USA, Inc. Over its InFUSE™ Bone Graft Product. Parker Waichman LLP, continues to evaluate cases of spinal surgery patients suffering from serious injuries allegedly caused by Medtronic Infuse. New York, New York (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, along with co-counsel The Drakulich Firm; Neblett, Beard and Arsenault; Holland, Groves, Schneller, Stolze;...

2014-04-08 23:00:54

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. and Eli Lilly & Co. must pay a total of $9 billion in punitive damages after they were found to have concealed diabetes drug, Actos’, cancer risks. Parker Waichman LLP continues to evaluate cases of bladder cancer in patients who allege serious injuries associated with Actos. New York, New York (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by defective drugs and medical devices, reports...

2014-04-07 23:01:39

Jurors found that the design of Johnson & Johnson’s TVT-O mesh sling is flawed, which is one of more than 12,000 lawsuits brought against J&J’s Ethicon Unit. Parker Waichman represents numerous women who allege serious injuries associated with their transvaginal devices, including Ethicon devices. New York, New York (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm long dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by defective medical devices, reports...

2014-04-04 23:28:57

Parker Waichman LLP has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Colorado woman who suffered from severe metal poisoning and had to endure revision surgery, allegedly due to the defective nature of her Biomet M2a-Taper Hip Replacement. The firm continues to file lawsuits on behalf of metal-on-metal hip replacement patients who are suffering injuries allegedly due to the device. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.