Blog Posts in 2015

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Happy Holidays from Fleming | Nolen | Jez, L.L.P.

At Fleming | Nolen | Jez, L.L.P., we are surprised by how quickly this year went by. It seems like just yesterday we were stuffing ourselves for Thanksgiving and now the New Year is almost here. ...
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Numbers Speak Louder Than Words: Why Case Results Matter

Experiencing an injury because of negligence can be traumatic and overwhelming. After obtaining the appropriate medical treatment, it is important you hire an experienced attorney who can properly ...
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The Market of Dietary Supplement Products Big Business, Little Oversight

By Greg Brown 2015 was another hugely successful year for the dietary supplement business. Dietary supplements have become big business for many companies in this industry. For 2015, sales of dietary ...
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Airplane Skids Off Runway, 9 Injured

At roughly 5:20 p.m. on Tuesday, a plane that departed from Houston Hobby Airport was landing when it eventually rolled off the taxiway at Metropolitan Nashville Airport and into a ditch. The ...
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More Congress Members Asking FDA to Remove Essure® Approval

We recently reported that Pennsylvania Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick introduced the E-Free Act before congress, a legislation looking to ban the birth control device Essure® . Representative ...
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IVC Filter Studies Suggest Filter May Not Help Trauma Victims

The inferior vena cava (IVC) is one of the largest veins in the human body. It carries vital, deoxygenated blood into the right atrium of the heart. It helps supply the body with blood and the lungs ...
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United Development Funding Accused of Ponzi Scheme

Our securities fraud lawyers at Fleming | Nolen | Jez, L.L.P. have learned that accusations have been made against Dallas-based United Development Funding (UDF), a Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), ...
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Five Common Side Effects of the Stryker Hip Implant

Since 2012, there have been numerous complaints filed against the Stryker Corporation, one of the largest orthopedic and medical device manufacturers. Many patients who have received Stryker hip ...
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Aviation Accidents During the Holidays

With the holidays here, there are bound to be a large number of individuals and families traveling to see their family. If you are one of these people, your schedule has most likely been full of ...
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Safety Tips for Thanksgiving Travels

Are you planning on going away for Thanksgiving? Traveling the long highways in order to spend time with friends or family? No matter your plans, if you are using the roads to travel, you must take ...
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Dangers of Thanksgiving & Holiday Traffic

With Thanksgiving and numerous other holidays coming up, it’s easy to understand that there will be a number of vehicles on the road. This doesn’t just include small passenger vehicles, though. It ...
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What To Do In Case of Severe Pain After an IVC Filter Implant

An Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) filter is a device that doctors place in a patient’s largest vein to stop blood clots, especially when it might potentially reach the lungs. The small, spider-like tool ...
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Update on FDA Evaluation of Essure

In recent months, the FDA has made the possible side effects of Bayer’s Essure contraceptive a top priority. The issue has drawn interest from Congress, as well as patients who have sustained injuries ...
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Why Plane Crashes Happen

Trips on airplanes can be terrifying in and of themselves. With incidents like the American Airlines Flight 587 , it can be worrying to think that someone else’s negligence can lead to such a ...
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Essure Device Contains Nickel

Allegedly Causes Systemic Contact Dermatitis A case has come forward involving a woman who developed systemic contact dermatitis due to nickel exposure allegedly caused by her Essure birth control ...
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U.S. Congressman Presents Bill to Remove Essure® From the Market

On November 4, 2015, 13 years after Essure® was approved, a U.S. Congressman introduced new legislation that seeks to remove the birth control device from the market. Pennsylvania Congressman Mike ...
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Fleming | Nolen | Jez Intervenes in Class Action Suit Against NIBCO, Inc. Related to Its PEX Plumbing Products

Today, Fleming, Nolen & Jez, LLP intervened in a class action lawsuit against one of the largest manufacturers of PEX plumbing products—NIBCO, Inc. The case concerns defective cross‑linked ...
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How to Know If You Have an Essure® Claim

Some women do not want to have children. For some women, it is too dangerous. Whatever the reason may be, a non-surgical permanent birth control can sound highly appealing. It can be tiring taking ...
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The Value of a Good Word

The best form of marketing is the recommendation of our clients. At Fleming | Nolen | Jez, LLP, we appreciate the value of a good word. Client satisfaction drives us to work hard and pursue justice ...
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IVC Filter Lawsuits - NBC Nightly News Investigates Bard IVC Filters

Another major defendant in the IVC filter litigation is CR Bard (“Bard”). Recently, NBC Nightly News aired a news story investigating the Recovery IVC Filter device in September 2015. Part one of the ...
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IVC Filter Lawsuits - Cook MDL Settlement Conference Scheduled

One of the major defendants in the IVC filter is Cook Medical. Many Cook IVC filter cases have been consolidated in the Southern District of Indiana, since October 2014. U.S. District Judge Richard L. ...
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Testing of PEX Plumbing Shows It Is Failure Prone

*George Fleming Fleming, Nolen & Jez, L.L.P. 2800 Post Oak Blvd., Suite 4000 Houston, TX 77056-6109 george_fleming@fleming-law.com PEX Plumbing Systems are in millions of homes in the United States. ...
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FDA Discourages Use of Laparoscopic Power Morcellation When Removing the Uterus or Uterine Fibroids

According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the use of laparoscopic power morcellation poses a risk of causing the spread of uterine sarcomas if used during uterus removal (hysterectomy) or ...
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U.S. Representative Looks to Ban Essure®

United States Representative Mike Fitzpatrick plans to introduce a bipartisan bill aiming to ban Bayer HealthCare’s product, Essure® . Fitzpatrick, serving Pennsylvania’s eighth congressional ...
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Common Types of Product Liability Claims

When a manufacturing company fails in their duty to provide a high quality, safe product, any consumer who has been harmed as a result may be able to take legal action. For instance, if there was a ...
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