Legal Articles, Pharmaceutical Product

Xeljanz-Causing Blood Clots, Cancer, Heart Issues, and Stroke. Do You Qualify?

The FDA released a report February 4, 2021 indicating that Xeljanz and Xeljanz XR, medicines used to treat arthritis and ulcerative colitis, is linked to an increased risk of cancer and serious heart problems. Lawsuits are being filed and anyone who has used one or both of these medicines and then was diagnosed with cancer or a serious heart problem, needs to reach out to us to see if they qualify.

Zantac-Turning Heartburn into Heartache

Many people sought relief of heartburn by taking Zantac. Unfortunately, it left many victims and their families with heartache. Dozens of cancers are linked to taking Zantac. If you or a loved one took Zantac and later was diagnosed with cancer, act immediately before time runs out.

Litigating the suspension of physician clinical privileges: The intersection of The Illinois Medical Studies Act and the rule of “at issue” waiver

This article address the concept of "at issue waiver" in the context of the Illinois Medical Studies Act.

NURSING HOME AND ALF NEGLECT AND ABUSE: YOUR RIGHTS (AND COVID19 LITIGATION UPDATES)

You or your loved one has been the victim of abuse or neglect in a nursing home, assisted living facility, or by an aide from a Home Health Agency, with important Covid19 updates included.

How to Increase Your Chances of Winning a Disability Claim

Knowing the common errors to avoid can increase your chances of getting approved for Social Security disability benefits. Do not panic, just take every step carefully. Having an experienced attorney can help a lot!

California Supreme Court Overturns 150 Year Old Law

Curd Galindo Smith, LLP is proud to announce that the California Supreme Court has overturned the 150 year old ruling in People v. Skidmore

Changes in Bankruptcy Court Procedures Due to the Spread of Coronavirus

Since early March 2020 there have been many changes regarding the bankruptcy courts. You are still able to file for bankruptcy, however, most court proceedings and bankruptcy filings are happening over the phone or through ZOOM calls.

Pushing RBST

Published in the Pace University Environmental Law Review, the article concerns an artificial hormone fed to cows and how it was sold to America through the political process and the law.

Background on the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

A blog post about HIPAA, its background, U.S. healthcare, and HIPAA protections.

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