Month: September 2013

Child injury lawyer Terry Bryant knows that any harm to an infant or young person can cause devastating trauma to a family. Even more so if the injury could have been prevented and was inflicted through the negligence of others. Dangers to babies and juveniles seem to lurk around every corner, and parents do their […]

On May 7, 1980, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, or MADD, was formed by Candice Lightner. Lightner created the organization after her 13-year-old daughter was hit and killed by an intoxicated motorist. The man was eventually caught and arrested for DUI and intoxicated manslaughter. At the time, it was his fifth arrest for DUI. This spurred […]

Asbestos lawsuits are often filed when exposure to the material has resulted in major health complications. This is an active field of law, because the substance was extremely popular in many applications throughout the 20th century. Many construction workers, firefighters, miners, electricians, shipyard workers and manufacturing laborers have been diagnosed with conditions related to the […]

People who have taken Chantix may suffer from various mental health side effects as a result of the medication, but a drug injury attorney may be able to help. Varenicline is the primary ingredient in Chantix and was under investigation by the FDA for several years. During this time, event reports showed that patients, even […]

Medical lawsuits occur every day for numerous reasons. The most common reasons are medical mistakes, automobile accidents, defective products, and accidents resulting from falls. When this type of situation occurs, a client may not know what to do or who to turn to for advice and legal consultation. An excellent answer to this question would […]

A lawyer for a car accident is often obtained when a person has been injured in an automobile crash.   Vast amounts of knowledge and experience are very important for winning these types of cases.  Money may sometimes be an issue.  It is important to remember that free consultations are often offered by many reputable firms.  […]

People have reported some side effects of stopping Lipitor, but researchers have also reported several major complications linked to long term usage of the medication. Atorvastatin is the active substance in this drug and is similar to other statin class medications. Like other statins, it is effective at reducing cholesterol and the risk of cardiovascular […]

The newly innovated sweet smelling and colorful detergent packets may be powerful on laundry and dishes but enticingly deadly in the hands of toddlers, who bite, swallow, or rub the substance in their eyes after they break the membrane.  According to The American Association of Poison Control, the liquid laundry packets, which are more powerful […]

  A Pradaxa lawsuit may alleviate the financial burden and stresses suffered by victims and their families by the new popular blood thinner Pradaxa, or dabigatran. With over 600 deaths and 2300 hemorrhages connected to the popular blood thinner, it is important that people know their options. Dabigatran is the newest in the family of […]

To anyone wondering, “what is Byetta?” there is a short and a long answer.  Put simply, it is an injected solution that helps those with type 2 diabetes regulate their blood sugar levels.  Getting more technical, the drug is a brand named form of exenatide, which is an incretin mimetic.  This means that it acts […]