March 2014

Consumer Drug Safety
Defective Medical Devices

Vaginal Mesh Suits against Coloplast to Be Settled With $16 Million Payout

In a move to settle mounting lawsuits related to its vaginal mesh product, Denmark-based medical supplier Coloplast is said to… Read More

Consumer Drug Safety
Consumer Information

Hospital Associated Infections Still Remain a Serious Problem

Hospital associated infections (HAI) have become increasingly common over the last several years. So much, in fact, that 1 in… Read More

Consumer Drug Safety
Defective Drugs

Fresenius Dialysis Bellwether Trials in Multidistrict Litigation

Due to the growing number of Fresenius Lawsuits in the federal court, parties involved are moving forward to proceed with bellwether trials…. Read More

Consumer Drug Safety
Consumer Information

Unethical Mirena Clinical Trial Has One Woman Filing Lawsuit Against Washington University

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri is currently facing a lawsuit after conducting “unethical” clinical trials to… Read More

Consumer Drug Safety
Consumer Information

Georgia Man Raises Claims against Makers of “Low T” treatment, AndroGel

On March 12, a Georgia man, Kimberly Dula (49), filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Northern… Read More

Consumer Drug Safety
Consumer Information

Attempt to Raise Medical Malpractice Damages Making Progress in California

An initiative to adjust medical malpractice damages for inflation is showing promise. A petition widely circulated through California quickly gained… Read More