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Zofran Birth Defect Lawsuits

October 7, 2019 10:30 am Published by

Nausea medication linked to birth defects GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), the manufacturer of anti-nausea drug Zofran, is facing numerous birth defect lawsuits in connection with Zofran. The suits allege that GSK engaged in fraudulent marketing practices to encourage pregnant woman to use...

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Stryker hip implant lawsuits

October 2, 2019 11:46 am Published by

Stryker Corporation, a medical technology manufacturer, has come under fire in recent lawsuits alleging manufacturing defects in Stryker hip implants. Many implant patients allege that Stryker’s hip implants fail prematurely, leading to a host of medical complications. Between 2009 and...

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Tennessee Dram Shop Laws

August 4, 2019 11:07 pm Published by

If an intoxicated customer leaves a bar and causes a wreck which injures several others, who is liable? Only the drunk driver, or also the bar that sold him alcohol? Tennessee “dram shop” laws address this question by outlining when...

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Four new Tennessee laws to know

July 2, 2019 11:32 am Published by

July 1 saw the passage of several dozen new Tennessee laws, including e-scooter regulations, school bus cameras, and the hot-button cell phone bill. Below, we’ve compiled and explained four new laws that every Tennessean should be know. For a complete...

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