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Bard PowerPort Updates January 2024 - The Russo Firm

Bard PowerPort Updates | February 2024

Summary In August 2023, all BardPower Port lawsuits consolidated into a mass tort in the District of Arizona A new Bard PowerPort lawsuit from an Arizona man alleges the defective port catheter caused his infection Judge Dan G. Campbell issued six case management orders to outline the net 18 months of the discovery process and bellwether trials The MDL judge approved the plaintiffs’ master complaint

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Ozempic Lawsuit Update January 2024 - The Russo Firm

Ozempic Lawsuit Updates for 2024

Summary Ozempic and similar drugs have been used for ‘miracle’ weight loss lately. Now, these drugs are causing serious health issues like stomach paralysis and gallbladder issues. Many users of Ozempic and Mounjaro have filed product liability lawsuits. The Ozempic Lawsuit plaintiffs have filed a motion to consolidate all lawsuits into an MDL. A Louisiana judge denied Novo Nordisk’s attempt to dismiss the first Ozempic

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Uber Accident Lawyer - The Russo Firm

Uber Accident Lawyer

Summary An Uber accident can result from negligent driving, such as speeding, road rage, and drunk driving Victims of an accident from Uber can suffer severe injuries, such as whiplash, broken bones, and back and neck injuries Uber has liability auto insurance that can cover up to $50,000 for passengers involved in Uber accidents Victims of accidents caused by Uber cannot hold Uber accountable for

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What Cancer Does AFFF Cause - The Russo Firm

What Cancer Does AFFF Cause?

Summary AFFF exposure can cause cancer when toxic PFAS binds to protein structures and leads to abnormal cell growth Liver cancer can lead to weight loss, weakness, fatigue, and abdominal pain Kidney cancer can affect the body’s ability to filter out toxic substances Bladder cancer occurs when cancer cells grow in the lower abdomen and affect someone’s urination Pancreatic cancer can change the body’s ability

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courthouse - Updates on the Most Recent Mass Tort Cases

Updates on the Most Recent Mass Tort Cases: January 2024

The following mass tort or class action cases—Firefighting Foam, EzriCare Artificial Tears, Hair Relaxer, Camp Lejeune Toxic Water, Tylenol Autism—are moving forward at a fast pace. Here are updates on each one: January 2024 AFFF Firefighting Foam Lawsuit Update In January 2024, the focus of this lawsuit shifted to individual personal injury cases regarding exposure to AFFF. These personal injury lawsuits still focus mainly on

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Hershey Reese's Lawsuit in the News - The Russo Firm

Hershey Reese’s Lawsuit in the News

Summary Attorney Anthony J. Russo and Cynthia Kelly filed a class action lawsuit against Hershey for false advertising their Reese’s chocolate and peanut butter products Hershey falsely advertised the shape and design of their holiday-themed Reese’s products Cynthia Kelly seeks at least $5 million in economic damages for buying products she would not have otherwise purchased The leading attorney of The Russo Firm, Anthony J.

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Lyft Accident Lawyer - The Russo Firm

Lyft Accident Lawyer

Summary Lyft accidents can result from the negligent driving behavior of the Lyft driver or other drivers on the road Lyft is a rideshare application that allows people without access to a vehicle or public transportation to commute for a fee Lyft has an insurance policy that can cover damages if the Lyft driver had their application turned on at the time of the accident

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Who Can File an Ozempic Stomach Paralysis Lawsuit - The Russo Firm

Who Can File an Ozempic Stomach Paralysis Lawsuit?

Summary Ozempic is a diabetes and weight loss drug that can cause stomach paralysis because its active ingredient, semaglutide, slows down stomach muscles The first Ozempic lawsuit was filed in August 2023 by a Louisiana woman named Jaclyn Bjorklund, who suffered from gastroparesis Anyone prescribed Ozempic who experiences stomach paralysis can file a civil claim with Novo Nordisk Users of Mounjaro, another weight loss drug,

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How Exposure to AFFF Chemicals Can Affect Your Life Long-Term - The Russo Firm

How Exposure to AFFF Chemicals Can Affect Your Life Long-Term?

Summary AFFF chemicals affect your life long-term and the damage can be irreversible at times The toxic chemicals in AFFF firefighting foam can cause cancer, such as pancreatic, testicular, liver, and kidney cancer Cancer symptoms like physical pain, weight loss, jaundiced skin, and internal bleeding can affect someone long-term Those exposed to toxic AFFF can also experience kidney and liver damage that affects their ability

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Common Types of Back Injuries from Car Accidents - The Russo Firm

Common Types of Back Injuries from Car Accidents

Summary Blunt force trauma and whiplash caused by a car accident can damage the back and lead to severe injury Damage to the mid-back during a car accident can cause a thoracic spine injury Car accident victims can suffer lumbar spine injuries when they sustain damage to the lower back Spinal vertebrae can suffer enough damage during a car accident that a victim experience bone

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