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Taxotere MDL trial dates set

September 20, 2017 - Taxotere, a chemotherapy drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat breast cancer and other forms of cancer, has been linked to permanent hair loss. Read More



Whistleblower action recovers $1.4 million from national dental chain

September 15, 2017 - The whistleblower lawsuit alleged that Dental Dreams improperly billed the Massachusetts Medicaid program, MassHealth, for “unnecessary and unjustifiable dental procedures.” Read More



U.S. nursing home industry fails to protect residents as aging population demand grows

September 14, 2017 - Auditors for the OIG found that skilled nursing facilities or nursing homes failed or refused to report more than one-quarter of severe incidents of abuse as required by law. Read More



New trial for testosterone litigation starts next week

September 13, 2017 - Plaintiffs maintain that despite not being designed to treat symptoms of age-related testosterone decline, manufacturers marketed the products as “fountain of youth” drugs to lure men... Read More



Beware: Experts say Equifax data breach ‘free’ monitoring offer raises red flags

September 8, 2017 - CBS News reported that the offer by Equifax is contingent upon consumers’ agreeing to mandatory arbitration. Read More



Beasley Allen’s beginnings

September 8, 2017 - Beasley Allen’s Greg Allen discusses the twists and turns that brought him to work with firm founder Jere Beasley in the 1970s and the partnership that eventually led to the creation of... Read More



U.S. intervenes in alleged Los Angeles accessible housing fraud

September 8, 2017 - The allegation is, together, the CRA/LA and the City of Los Angeles fraudulently obtained millions in housing grants from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Read More



FMSCA hosts meeting on trucking safety performance scoring program

September 7, 2017 - The Compliance, Safety, Accountability (CSA) initiative aims to reduce crashes, injuries and fatalities that are related to commercial motor vehicles, or CMVs. Read More



More than 800 Physiomesh incidents filed with FDA report pain, suffering

September 6, 2017 - Since Physiomesh was first approved by the FDA in 2010, medical professionals have reported 839 adverse events, including injuries and at least nine deaths, naming the mesh device as the... Read More



Workers compensation laws disadvantages employees

September 5, 2017 - Beasley Allen’s Kendall Dunson outlines the benefits the Alabama Workers’ Compensation Law provides to injured employees or their families and explains why the decades-old law—and... Read More


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