Current Class Actions We Are Reviewing
There are many current class litigation actions . Jewish Lawyers Network Class action Lawyers Litigation Department believes it is important to have these in an organized list for the public. If you have been injured by a drug or medical or orthopedic device you can review this list. If you find that your medical condition,pain or suffering is caused by one of the drugs or orthopedic devises listed below call our class action department immediately for an experience lawyer.
The Big Ones You See On T.V
- Depuy Hip Pinnacle and ASR Replacement,
- Vaginal Mesh,
- Transvaginal Mesh,
- Talcum Powder Cancer
- Baby Powder- Shower To Shower
- IVC Filters
- Shoulder Replacement
- Knee Replacement
- Zofran- Birth Defects
- Januvia, Byetta
- Dangerous Tires
- Stryker Rejuvinate and ABG II Modular Stems
- Stryker V40 Taper Lawyers
- Wage and hour claims,
- Unpaid wages and overtime
- Xarelto- Blood thinner lawyer
Levaquin and Cipro
Used to treat bacterial infections, Levaquin and Cipro have been linked to serious tendon injuries, including Achilles tendon ruptures.
Paxil is an anti-depressant used in patients with depression and anxiety disorders. Unfortunately, some young patients taking Paxil have developed suicidal tendencies, while mothers on the anti-depressant have delivered infants with birth defects.
Seroquel is a drug used to treat schizophrenic and bipolar patients. However, medical evidence has shown that many patients taking Seroquel have developed diabetes.
Zyprexa is used to treat a variety of psychiatric conditions and became manufacturer Eli Lilly’s best selling drug. Unfortunately, it has been linked to numerous dangerous side effects, including diabetes.
Used to treat Type 2 diabetes, Byetta will receive a black box warning to highlight the dangers of kidney problems.
Darvon and Darvocet
Prescription pain medications Darvon, Darvocet, and propoxyphene have been taken off the market due to the risk of potentially fatal heart rhythm abnormalities.
Asbestos-Related Illnesses Mesothelioma Lawyer
During the 1900s, many asbestos companies knew the dangers of the mineral, but neglected to inform their employees or the public. Decades later, former asbestos company workers are developing deadly diseases, such as mesothelioma.
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Ground Water Contamination
When gasoline, chemicals or oil enter the groundwater, individuals drinking or bathing in the water are at-risk for serious side effects. Contaminated groundwater can lead to a variety of health problems including liver conditions, heart problems, cancer and learning disabilities.
Benzene is one of the most widely used chemicals in the United States, found in everything from plastics to detergents. While most people have little exposure to benzene, chemical plant and oil refinery workers with long-term exposure to the chemical have a higher risk of developing leukemia, anemia and excessive bleeding.
More than 1 million children under the age of six have lead levels of 10 micrograms per deciliter. This elevated lead level can lead to brain damage, learning disabilities and behavior problems in children.
Most employees are eligible for overtime pay. If an eligible employee does not receive time-and-a-half pay for hours worked over 40, they may qualify for a lawsuit to recover unpaid wages.
Some employers intentionally misclassify workers to avoid paying overtime. When an employee is wrongfully placed into an exempt category, they become ineligible for overtime. Intentionally misclassifying employees is illegal and unethical.
Dangerous Medical Devices
Medtronic Infuse Bone Graft
Off label use
Physiomesh Hernia Mesh Patch
The transvaginal mesh helps treat women with urinary stress incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse. However, over three years, nine manufacturers of the surgical mesh received more than 1000 reports of complications including infection and bowel perforation.
DePuy ASR Hip Implant
Two DePuy hip replacement products, the ASR Hip Resurfacing System and the ASR XL Acetabular System, were recalled after new data showed that one in eight patients needed corrective surgery.
Zimmer Knee Replacement
The Zimmer NexGen CR-Flex Knee Replacement has been linked to an early failure rate. As a result, surgeons have requested a Zimmer knee implant recall.
DePuy Pinnacle Acetabular Cup System Recall
Although a DePuy Pinnacle hip recall has not been issued, patients have reported a number of DePuy Pinnacle problems, including hip pain and hip implant failure.
VAGINAL MESH VAGINAL SLING PROLAPSE MESH Class Action Lawyers
American Medical Systems or AMS
IVC FILTER MANUFACTURERS: BARD, COOK or CORDIS
Stryker Recall Metal V 40 Femoral Heads
Stryker has voluntarily recalled some of their metal V40 femoral heads used with hip implants.
Exeter, Citation, Meridian, Reliance, Definition, Restoration, Accolade, Rejuvenate, ABG 2 stems.