November 9, 2017

Indictment claims Insys Therapeutics’ founder bribed doctors to prescribe powerful opioid painkillers Federal prosecutors recently charged drug maker Insys Therapeutics’ founder John Kapoor and several other company executives with conspiracy to bribe doctors to prescribe powerful opioid painkillers to patients. The defendants allegedly engaged in a scheme to promote their painkiller drug by paying doctors… Read more »

October 31, 2017

Washington Post report claims victim left for death by nurse Members of the D.C. City Council have expressed outrage over a Washington Post report claiming a 47-year old nursing home resident at United Medical Center was left for dead on the hospital floor by staff. The Post claims to have audio recordings of the victim… Read more »

October 25, 2017

Surgeons mistakenly removed victim’s breasts and uterus after medical team misinterpreted test results An Oregon woman recently filed a $1.8 million injury lawsuit against her medical team after physicians mistakenly removed her breasts and uterus following a misdiagnosis. The victim’s personal injury lawsuit claims a nurse practitioner working for Curry County Health District misread her… Read more »

October 23, 2017

Plaintiff’s attorneys claim negligence lead to serious injuries, death A California woman is pressing forward with her personal injury lawsuit against the maker of the daVinci Surgical System, determined to hold the company accountable for the system’s defective design and construction. The product liability claim is the four such lawsuits to go to trial accusing… Read more »