Laws To Ban Texting While Driving Are Sweeping Slowly Across The Nation

Washington was one of the first states to recognize that they needed a law banning texting while driving. That happened in 2007, and since that time, all but nine states have jumped on the bandwagon. The Governors Highway Association indicates 41 states, plus Washington, D.C.,…

Bellwether transvaginal mesh lawsuits begin December 2013

Just about daily, more transvaginal lawsuits are filed across the nation. The suits being filed daily are the tip of the iceberg. The massive number of complainants has prompted the judicial system to pull everything together under one umbrella; a situation referred to as mass…

First vaginal mesh lawsuit considered to be a bellwether case

The first of hundreds of defective vaginal mesh lawsuits has started in New Jersey. Plaintiffs and attorneys alike are watching it closely. First trials, particularly when they involve class action lawsuits, are always watched closely. They are the bellwethers of things to come for other…

Sedan rear-ended by semi, results in 4 injured

Accidents involving big rigs are horrendously frightening. Many victims sustain catastrophic injuries or die. No one goes out of their way to get anywhere near a big rig on the highway as many drivers realize the dangers of traveling too close. It is always best…

The Most Dangerous Thing You Can Do Is Text and Drive

This is a total no-brainer. Do not text and drive. Period. There are three kinds of distracted driving: taking your hands off the wheel; letting your mind wander off what you are doing; and taking your eyes off the road. No matter which distraction you…

Transvaginal mesh lawsuit trials are currently underway, with more to follow

The latest statistics relating to transvaginal mass litigation show well over 400 cases pending. There are more to follow. Trials for transvaginal mesh lawsuits started in December 2012. This whole process will likely take years to litigate, but justice is well worth waiting for in…

Transvaginal mesh lawsuits increase in number daily

There isn’t a day that goes by without another transvaginal mesh lawsuit is filed. This is one of the biggest medical device failures of the century. In yet another case, filed in Florida, a couple is alleging that Danish medical device manufacturer, Coloplast, deliberately misrepresented…