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Exploding Lithium Batteries in E-Cigs and Cell Phones

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

Lithium-ion batteries are popular because they are rechargeable and last for a long time. They are used in smartphones, e-cigarettes, notebooks, and other electronic devices. Consumer demand for small devices led to a need for smaller cells. This has created problems because of the susceptibility of lithium-ion cells to violently explode. Public knowledge of the explosion risks became more widespread following Samsung’s recall of some of its Galaxy 7 smartphones in 2016 after multiple explosions were reported. In the past … Read more

Incretin Mimetics Lawsuits

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

Incretin mimetics lawsuits are being investigated by law firms across the United States. People naturally produce a hormone called incretin that tells the body when to release insulin. Insulin is a substance that lowers the level of sugar in the blood after you eat. People who have type 2 diabetes may be prescribed medications to help their bodies to produce sufficient amounts of insulin or that mimic the body’s natural incretins to lower blood sugar levels. One class of drugs … Read more

Zinbryta Lawsuits

Monday, October 28th, 2019

Zinbryta is an MS drug causing terrible health problems. People in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina who suffer from relapsing multiple sclerosis may have been prescribed Zinbryta, which is an oral medication that was approved to treat the disorder in 2016 by the federal Food and Drug Administration. MS is an autoimmune disorder that interrupts some of the neural connections between the body and brain. The drug’s manufacturers are AbbVie and Biogen. These companies have withdrawn Zinbryta from international markets because … Read more

Pharmacist Negligence Prescription Misfill Lawsuits

Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

Pharmacies and pharmacists at locations such as CVS, Walgreens, and Walmart in Myrtle Beach owe duties of care to their customers. They are legally responsible to fill prescriptions in such a manner that the health and safety of their customers. Pharmacists and pharmacies are required to follow strict state and federal regulations that cover almost all aspects of their business operations. The pharmacy is required to ensure the safety and quality of their customers’ prescriptions from the time that they … Read more

Allergan Breast Implant Lymphoma Lawsuits

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

Causation in this mass tort appears to be strong with a signature injury. 250,000 Allergan units were sold Millions of Americans have breast implants. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 313,735 breast augmentation cosmetic procedures were performed in 2018 in the U.S., and 101,675 breast reconstruction procedures were completed. Women may undergo breast augmentation surgery to achieve an aesthetic result that they want or get breast implants during a reconstruction process following mastectomies. Unfortunately, some types of implants … Read more

Church Sexual Abuse and the Child Victims Act

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019

Millions of Americans have been the victims of child sexual abuse. Because of the nature of these types of offenses, many victims are unable to come forward to press charges or to file civil sexual assault lawsuits until the statute of limitations has passed. Recently, New York passed a law to address this problem called the Child Victims Act. This law extends the statute of limitations for filing civil sexual assault claims against the perpetrators and also allows claims that … Read more

August 2019 Firm Newsletter

Thursday, August 1st, 2019

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina Nursing Home Abuse Cases

Thursday, August 1st, 2019

In This Article: What is Nursing Home Abuse What is Nursing Home Neglect Causes of neglect and abuse in nursing homes Liability of nursing homes for abuse and neglect Types of nursing home abuse The rights of nursing home residents What are the signs that abuse or neglect is occurring? What to do if you suspect abuse Filing a lawsuit Wrongful death caused by abuse and neglect Contact us for help   Nursing Home Abuse At some point in time, … Read more

What If The Jarhead Tragedy Happened in South Carolina?

Thursday, August 1st, 2019

The New Hampshire Jarhead MC tragedy is one of the most horrific accidents to ever occur in the biker community. The victims were injured not only by the accident itself, but by the negligence of both a trucking company and the department of motor vehicles. Patrick Anderson of the National Academy of Motorcycle Injury Lawyers interviews Justin Lovely to discuss this case and what would happen if this occurred in South Carolina.   Justin’s #1 tip for riders in South … Read more

Flesh Eating Bacteria Lawsuits

Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

Flesh-eating Bacteria Dangers at Pools, Hotels, and Hospitals Visitors of water parks and hotels in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina rely on their owners and operators to maintain them in safe conditions. People who have to go to hospitals for medical care likewise rely on the hospital staff to follow sanitary procedures so that they will not contract additional infections. One rare and potentially fatal condition that people can develop during their visits to water parks, hotels, and hospitals is called … Read more

July 2019 Firm Newsletter

Thursday, July 4th, 2019

Trusted Person Sexual Abuse

Tuesday, June 4th, 2019

Sexual Abuse Claims– Being the victim of sexual abuse or assault can be devastating. It can be even worse when the perpetrator is someone who the victims trust such as their pastors, police officers, professors, teachers, or physicians. These types of assaults can cause long-lasting trauma and PTSD in addition to any physical injuries that might also be caused. While these cases might be reported to law enforcement, the vast majority of the perpetrators will go free. According to RAINN, … Read more

United States Victims of State-Sponsored Terrorism Fund Claims

Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

U.S. state-sponsored terrorism fund claims Following the Iranian Revolution in 1979, Iran’s government has engaged a pattern of conduct to sponsor acts of both domestic and international terrorism. With the Iranian Revolutionary Guard, the country has provided training to terrorists who have subsequently carried out attacks around the world.  The rogue nation has supplied fuel, missiles, equipment, and training to various terrorist groups and has harbored fugitive members of terror groups, including members of Al Qaeda. Iran has provided financing … Read more

Juul Vaping Addiction Lawsuits

Friday, May 10th, 2019

Juul vaping lawsuits. E-cigarettes have been marketed as a safer alternative for smokers than cigarettes. However, some of these products have been marketed to teens with their designs, packaging, and flavor combinations. Juul, a brand that is owned by Phillip Morris subsidiary Altria, has been marketed in a way that has targeted teens, leading many to develop addictions to nicotine and smoking-related injuries. These products have also become a nuisance for school districts that must spend time policing teens for … Read more

Uloric Lawsuits

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Millions of Americans suffer from gout, which is a painful form of arthritis that occurs in people who have hyperuricemia. The prescriptions to treat the condition are limited. The first new drug to treat this type of arthritis, Uloric or febuxostat, received FDA approval in 2009. It was approved as a once per day oral medication to treat hyperuricemia. While the medication included a warning about possible cardiac events, the manufacturer did not adequately warn patients and doctors of the … Read more

May 2019 Newsletter

Tuesday, May 7th, 2019

Truvada Lawsuits

Tuesday, May 7th, 2019

Truvada lawsuits may be available for you or a loved one. Update 10-25-2021 JCCP in San Francisco California has approximately 19,000 cases so far. The Federal cases in the Northern District of California have about 1500 cases with a scheduled trial date in 2022. People who are infected by the human immunodeficiency virus and those who are at risk for it may be prescribed an antiretroviral medication that contains tenofovir disproxil. There are a number of medications that contain the … Read more

Trampoline Park Injuries in South Carolina

Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

Trampoline park injuries According to NBC, there are an estimated 800 trampoline parks in the U.S. The indoor parks allow patrons to bounce and are popular among children and families. However, trampoline park injuries reportedly lead to 100,000 emergency department visits every year, according to a recent study that was reported in the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. The number of trampoline park injuries has greatly increased. Among children, 59% of fractures such as a broken leg … Read more

Pressure Cooker Explosion Lawsuit

Sunday, April 14th, 2019

Pressure Cooker Explosion Lawsuits Pressure cookers are popular in the U.S. because they offer a convenient method to cook meals quickly. These common kitchen appliances allow you to cook meals that would normally take several hours in under one hour. However, when the safety features of these machines fail, catastrophic injuries can result. Numerous people have suffered severe burn and other injuries as a result of defective cooker explosions. If you have suffered serious injuries because of a defective pressure … Read more

Myrtle Beach South Carolina 3M Ear Plugs Hearing Loss Lawsuits

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

In This Article: About 3m Earplugs The Dual-Ended Combat Arms™ Earplugs, Version 2 (CAEv2) Problems with the 3M ear plugs Qui tam action against 3M and settlement Injuries caused by the defective 3M earplugs Potential causes of action against 3M for tinnitus and hearing losses Potential compensation Contact an experienced personal injury attorney today References About 3M Ear Plugs   If you served in a combat zone as a member of the U.S. Armed Forces after 2002, you were likely … Read more

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