Product Liability


Roundup Lawsuit
July 25, 2018 Categories: Product Liability, Settlements and Lawsuits

Non-Hodgkin lymphoma patient who was working with Roundup is suing Monsanto

It has been a few years since Roundup®, a product of Monsanto, was reportedly linked to a serious disease called non-Hodgkin lymphoma. People who worked with the weed-killer Roundup® across the United States were exposed to glyphosate, which is the main ingredient in the most popular herbicide in the country. Case of DeWayne Johnson against...

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Gadolinium Poisoning MRI
July 18, 2018 Categories: FDA updates, Product Liability

Gadolinium MRI Poisoning Investigation

The FDA issued a safety alert in December 2017, stating that some patients who received a gadolinium-based contrast during an MRI procedure, may retain the gadolinium in their bodies for months, or even for years, causing serious side effects. Gadolinium is commonly used in MRIs to enhance the images the test provides. Gadolinium is a...

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talcum powder cancer
July 16, 2018 Categories: Product Liability, Settlements and Lawsuits

Jury Finds Ovarian Cancer caused by Talcum Powder

Johnson & Johnson must pay $4.14 billion in punitive damages after a jury found that plaintiffs’ ovarian cancers were caused by asbestos in Johnson & Johnson’s talcum powder products. Popular products like Shower-to-Shower, and “Johnson’s Baby Powder” have been linked to ovarian cancer after regular use. 22 plaintiffs were awarded $25 million each. Johnson &...

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roundup lawsuit
June 18, 2018 Categories: Product Liability, Settlements and Lawsuits

First Monsanto Roundup® case will go to trial next week

Lee Johnson, 46-year-old groundskeeper for the school district in Benicia, California, was diagnosed with cancer in 2014 after years of working with Roundup ® weed-killer. Johnson will be the first among thousands of people across the U.S. to go to trial against Monsanto, blaming Roundup ® herbicide for their disease. Now, a jury will decide...

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Recent Updates

It has been a few years since Roundup®, a product of Monsanto, was reportedly linked to a serious disease called non-Hodgkin lymphoma. People who worked with the weed-killer Roundup® across the United States were exposed to glyphosate, which is the main ingredient in the most popular herbicide in the country. Case of DeWayne Johnson against...

July 25, 2018

The FDA issued a safety alert in December 2017, stating that some patients who received a gadolinium-based contrast during an MRI procedure, may retain the gadolinium in their bodies for months, or even for years, causing serious side effects. Gadolinium is commonly used in MRIs to enhance the images the test provides. Gadolinium is a...

July 18, 2018

Valsartan is mainly used for treatment of high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, and after a heart attack. The FDA has announced a recall of several drugs that contain the heart drug valsartan because a possible carcinogen NDMA (N-Nitrosodimethylamine) that was found in the recalled products. NDMA, which was found in the valsartan products, could...

July 17, 2018