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Zimmer Biomet Shoulder Replacement Recall Lawsuits

Thousands of Zimmer Biomet Comprehensive Reverse Shoulder implants used in recent years have been recalled, due to a high number of fractures and failures.

As a result, the should replacement lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are reviewing potential lawsuits for individuals who may have received this defective and unreasonably dangerous device, which may have caused severe injury or pose a risk of failing in the future. […]

By |March 3rd, 2017|1 Comment

Eliquis Bleeding Risks Similar to Xarelto, Pradaxa

Eliquis (apixaban) is part of a controversial group of new anticoagulant, which have been introduced in recent years as replacements for warfarin. Due to alarming bleeding problems linked to earlier members of this new class, the lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. have pursued Xarelto lawsuits and Pradaxa lawsuits for individuals and family members nationwide. However, it appears that the bleeding risks from Eliquis side effects are just as dangerous, and inadequate warnings were also provided by the drug makers. […]

By |February 16th, 2017|1 Comment

Abilify Compulsive Gambling Risk Study

The lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. represent individuals and families nationwide who are pursuing an Abilify compulsive gambling lawsuit, after experiencing substantial gambling losses and damage to their financial security following use of the atypical antipsychotic medication. […]

By |December 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Failure to Diagnose Aortic Aneurysm or Aortic Dissection

Aortic dissection and aortic aneurysm are serious medical emergencies, where a delay in diagnosis can be the difference between a treatable condition and wrongful death. […]

By |November 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Hernia Repair Complications May Cause Severe Pain and Problems Due to Defective Mesh

Many people may have avoided severe pain and debilitating complications following hernia repair in recent years if a different type of mesh or patch had been used during their surgery.

The product liability lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are reviewing potential hernia repair lawsuits for individuals who required revision surgery due to defective and unreasonably […]

By |October 25th, 2016|16 Comments

Stryker Hip Replacement Problems May Be Caused By LFit V40 Femoral Head Hip Failure

In recent years, painful and debilitating problems with Stryker hip replacements experienced by individuals throughout the United States may have actually been caused by the LFit V40 Femoral Head, which is a component used in thousands of artificial hips. […]

By |October 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Roundup Class Action Lawsuit vs. Multi-District Litigation (MDL)

A motion was filed last week to establish a federal multidistrict litigation (MDL) for all Roundup lawsuits pending throughout the federal court system, which each involve common allegations that side effects of the popular weedkiller caused individuals to develop non-Hodgkins lymphoma or other types of cancer. […]

By |August 1st, 2016|2 Comments

Baby Powder Class Action-Like Centralization Sought for Ovarian Cancer Lawsuits

With a growing number of women and families filing Baby Powder lawsuits and Shower-to-Shower lawsuits in courts throughout the U.S., each involving similar allegations that Johnson & Johnson failed to adequately warn about the risk of ovarian cancer associated with the talc-based powders, a request was filed last week to establish a federal multidistrict litigation (MDL) for centralized pretrial proceedings. […]

By |July 18th, 2016|1 Comment

Xarelto Complications and Injuries Stand Out Among FDA Adverse Event Reports Last Year

As thousands of Xarelto injury lawsuits continue to move forward through the court system, a new report highlights the extent of severe problems and bleeding complications that have been linked to this controversial drug. […]

Abilify Class Action Lawsuit-Like Centralization Sought for Gambling, Other Compulsive Behaviors

As a growing number of Abilify gambling lawsuits continue to be filed by individuals nationwide, a request has been filed to consolidated the cases as part of a federal multidistrict litigation (MDL). If the request is granted, the cases will be centralized before one judge for coordinated discovery and pretrial proceedings. While an MDL is handled similar to an Abilify class action lawsuit, there are important differences. […]

By |June 28th, 2016|0 Comments