Blog Posts in November, 2015

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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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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