Ford Recalls 355,000 Vehicles Including Police Interceptors, Crown Vics and Town Cars over Fear of Steering Corrosion Problem

2007 Ford Crown Victoria On August 29, Ford issued a recall that affected approximately 355,000 Ford Crown Victoria, Mercury Grand Marquis and Lincoln Town Car models from 2005 to 2011.  Included in this recall number, are over 190,000 Crown Victoria police cars.  The reason for the recall is that these vehicles could lose [...]

September 5th, 2013|Automobile Defects|Comments Off on Ford Recalls 355,000 Vehicles Including Police Interceptors, Crown Vics and Town Cars over Fear of Steering Corrosion Problem

Second Actos Trial Begins

Lawyers for the family of Diep An told a Baltimore jury that drug giant Takeda’s failure to tell the whole truth about Actos role in the increased risk of cancer was the cause of death, as opening statements got under way. This case will provide further insight into how a jury views Takeda’s role in [...]

September 4th, 2013|Actos Diabetes Drug, Drug and Medical Device Litigation|Comments Off on Second Actos Trial Begins

Class I Recall for Stryker’s OASYS Midline Occiput Plate

On August 29, 2013, the FDA and Stryker notified healthcare providers of a class I recall of Stryker’s OASYS Midline Occiput Plate.  This most serious type of recall was issued because of reports of fracture of the pin that connects the implant's head to the plate body. According to their website, Stryker is one of the world’s [...]

September 3rd, 2013|Drug and Medical Device Litigation|Comments Off on Class I Recall for Stryker’s OASYS Midline Occiput Plate