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Daytrana Patch Skin Problems: Lawsuits Reviewed for Discoloration, Scaring

Following recent FDA warnings about the risk of skin problems from the Daytrana ADHD patch, the product liability lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are reviewing whether users who have experienced skin discoloration, scaring or disfigurement may be entitled to financial compensation through a Daytrana patch lawsuit.

Daytrana (methylphenidate transdermal system) is a medicated patch applied […]

By |July 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

Tracheostomy Tube Recall Lawsuits: Problems Reports of Breathing Problems, Serious Injuries

Following a tracheostomy tube recall issued last week, the lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are reviewing potential product liability lawsuits for individuals who have experienced severe and potentially life-threatening injuries since November 2012 that may have been caused by design or manufacturing problems. […]

By |June 29th, 2015|0 Comments

Morcellator Class Action Lawsuit-Like Centralization Sought for Women Diagnosed with Leiomyosarcoma, Other Uterine Cancers

Over the past year, a growing number of hysterectomy cancer lawsuits and uterine fibroid cancer lawsuits have been filed by women throughout the U.S., alleging that power morcellators used during their minimally invasive, laparoscopic procedures caused the spread of leiomyosarcoma, endometrial stromal sarcoma or other hidden cancers contained within the uterus.

Last week, a motion was filed with the U.S. JPML seeking to establish centralized pretrial proceedings for all cases pending throughout the federal court system, known as an MDL (multidistrict litigation). While this process is often referred to as a morcellator class action lawsuit, there are important differences between an MDL and class action. […]

By |June 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

Invokana Renal Failure, Kidney Problems Should Have Been Anticipated

Our lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are continuing to review the potential for Invokana lawsuits on behalf of former users of the new diabetes drug who have suffered ketoacidosis, renal failure, kidney damage or other injuries.

Based on our research, it appears increasingly clear that Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen subsidiary knew or should […]

By |June 19th, 2015|0 Comments

Zofran Heart Murmur May Be Side Effect of Atrial Septal Defect, Other Heart Defect

The lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. represent families throughout the U.S. where children suffered severe birth defects following Zofran exposure during pregnancy, including cleft palate, cleft lip, atrial septal defects (ASD), ventricular septal defects (VSD) and other congenital heart defects.

In many cases, the first sign of problems may be a heart murmur from Zofran, which could be a symptom of a defect or malformation in the heart. To review a potential claim for your child, request a free consultation and claim evaluation. […]

By |June 18th, 2015|0 Comments

Invokana Lawyers Review Lawsuits for Kidney Failure, Ketoacidosis

Only two years after Invokana was introduced as the first member of a new class of diabetes drugs, serious concerns about the potential side effects associated with the medication have emerged. The lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are now reviewing potential Invokana injury lawsuits for former users throughout the United States who have […]

By |May 29th, 2015|0 Comments

Bard IVC Filter Class Action Lawsuit-Like Centralization Sought Following Lack of Settlement Progress

With a large number of Bard IVC filter lawsuits likely to be filed over the coming months, each involving nearly identical allegations that individuals suffered severe internal damage when the small implants fractured or broke inside their body, a request has been filed with the U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) to establish centralized pretrial proceedings for the cases.

Known as an MDL, or Multidistrict litigation, the coordinated litigation is often confused with a Bard IVC Filter class action. However, there are important differences between an MDL and class action lawsuit. […]

By |May 26th, 2015|0 Comments

Table Saw Injury Lawyers: SawStop Lawsuits Over Failure to Include Safety Device

The product liability lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are investigating potential table saw lawsuits for individuals throughout the United States who suffered an injury while using a table saw manufactured since 2003, as the product may not have featured SawStop safety technology. […]

By |May 14th, 2015|1 Comment

Lawyers for Amtrak Train Derailment Crash in Philadelphia

As federal and state investigators continue look into an Amtrak train accident that occurred last night in Philadelphia, it is important for passengers and family members of individuals injured in the crash to understand that they have important legal rights that should be considered following this traumatic event. […]

By |May 13th, 2015|0 Comments

Viagra Cancer Risk Highlighted in Studies Since At Least 2011

Concerns over a possible link between Viagra and cancer first caught public attention last summer, after a study was published involving men diagnosed with melanoma. However, research linking the blockbuster erectile dysfunction drug to the serious and potentially deadly form of skin cancer date back several years.  […]

By |April 16th, 2015|0 Comments