Many small investors have lost their life savings because of the misconduct of UBS financial advisors regarding Puerto Rican municipal bond investments.
In recent years, various players in the pharmaceutical industry have introduced a new line of anticoagulant drugs (popularly known as “blood thinners,” although this is not quite accurate – read on) have promised to make life much easier for physicians who treat patients at risk for stroke. A stroke of course is the result of a blood clot that cuts off blood supply to the brain, and can result in permanent injury and even death.
Endo, a subsidiary of American Medical Systems, recently announced that it will be paying out $830 million to settle around 20,000 transvaginal mesh lawsuit actions pending against it in multidistrict litigation. This is on top of over $54 million paid out last year as well as over $1 billion the company is holding in reserve to cover its legal costs.
The biochemistry of a living creature is a delicate balancing act. For example, the pH level of the blood – the balance of acidity and alkalinity must be just right in order for a person to remain in good health. Too much acidity in the blood results in acidosis, a condition that can cause an irregular heartbeat as well as an elevated hear rate. When the blood is too alkaline, it causes alkalosis, which may result in muscle spasms and cramps.
In the endless quest for quick and easy paths to eternal youth, many men have turned to testosterone therapy. This is not news, nor is the fact that men who decide to “T it up” face significant health risks. Recent controversy has developed over just what those health risks are; a recent study, funded by the National Institutes for Health seems to contradict earlier findings that the use of testosterone increased men’s’ risk for heart attack and stroke across the board.
It's no secret that tort (personal injury) cases are often complicated – even though this is a subject studied by every first-year law student. It doesn't help when a manufacturer is involved in litigation with a competitor that is using its own defective product.
LEVIN PAPANTONIO LAW FIRM INVESTIGATES GM RECALL DIMINISHED VALUE CLAIMS. DO YOU OWN A GM RECALLED VEHICLE? YOUR CAR MAY HAVE LOST RESALE VALUE.
The most recent edition of the Journal of the Florida Justice Association reveals a cover shot of Pensacola attorney Troy Rafferty and his wife Ashley as they attended the FJA convention in Palm Beach, FL, where Rafferty was installed as the Association’s new President. The Florida Justice Association educates trial lawyers and protects the rights of average citizens in the legislative process.