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Who Cares for Your Aging Family When You Can’t? (Hint: Not Robots)

Subscribe to the show in iTunes here: http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/who-cares-for-your-aging-family/id1081120870?i=1000380982871&mt=2 Like most people, I didn’t want to think about my parents getting old, getting...more

Building Strong Client Relationships – Interview with Andy Urban, Vice Chairman, Mintz Levin

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Real estate attorney Andy Urban talks about Mintz Levin's approach to building long-term client relationships....more

California Weighs In on Essential Health Benefits for Group Health Plans and Insurers

As a reminder of the significant role that states will play in implementing the provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), we wanted to highlight some recent legislative developments in California that will be of interest...more

A Scientific Weapon for the Courtroom?

by IMS ExpertServices on

Think the eyes are windows to the soul? If so, you may want to reconsider that notion, as a recently released scientific study challenges commonly held beliefs and intuition regarding the importance of facial expression in...more

Am I Eligible to File a Yasmin or Yaz Lawsuit?

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

Women who used the birth control pills Yaz or Yasmin and suffered blood clots or other side effects may be eligible to file a lawsuit and receive compensation for their injuries. More than 10,000 Yasmin and Yaz lawsuits have...more

Damage Caps Law Fails to Curb Texas Health Care Costs, Rate of Uninsured

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

In 2003, the state of Texas passed a radical bill that placed strict limits on medical malpractice damages for pain and suffering. Under the guise of “tort reform,” this law has not only placed sweeping restrictions on the...more

Zoloft Birth Defects Lawsuit FAQ

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

Answers to frequently asked questions about birth defects lawsuits filed concerning the antidepressant Zoloft....more

New York Cerebral Palsy Lawyer from The Perecman Firm Sees Hope in a Protein that Prevents Cerebral Palsy-like Brain Damage in...

by The Perecman Firm on

New York cerebral palsy lawyer David Perecman comments on new research from the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Scientists at the school recently have shown that a protective protein may help prevent...more

Company and director convicted after workplace explosion

by paul cutrone on

A manufacturer and its chief operating officer have failed to defend claims that their OHS failings were responsible for the 2006 Gladstone factory explosion which killed three people and seriously injured two more....more

49,500 Internet Marketing Reasons for Health Care Attorneys

by Margaret Grisdela on

Discover the Google keywords that prospects are using to find health care attorneys online. If you are a healthcare lawyer, will these searchers find YOU on the Internet? Read this article to get the latest search engine...more

Hissey Kientz Announced Launch Of Online Legal Documents Database

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

The law firm of Hissey Kientz, LLP is pleased to announce the addition to its website of a new legal documents database containing medical studies, case law and other legal documents about many of the firm’s practice areas,...more

Lebron v. Gottlieb Memorial Hospital

In a success for plaintiffs, the Illinois Supreme Court strikes down medical malpractice law

by Larry Bodine on

In a boon to plaintiff lawyers, the Illinois Supreme Court strikes down medical malpractice law. In 2005, a statute took effect in Illinois that placed limits on awards for noneconomic damages, such as pain and suffering,...more

Top 2010 Legal Growth Areas Create Marketing Opportunities for Thought Leaders

by Margaret Grisdela on

"Follow the money" is a suitable adage for legal marketing when it comes to business development in the new decade. Industries like energy and health care are obvious recipients of funding inflows based on governmental...more

Hissey Kientz, LLP Warns Birth Control Pill Users Of Increased Health Risks To Those Who Have Or Are Taking YAZ or YASMIN

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

The law firm of Hissey Kientz, LLP is warning all women using the birth control pills Yaz or Yasmin that they may face an increased risk of blood clots, heart attack, stroke, pulmonary embolism, deep vein thrombosis and other...more

Hormone Therapy Victims Win Important Appeal

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

On November 2, 2009, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit issued its long-awaited decision in Scroggin v. Wyeth (Case No. 08-2555). The decision gives the green light for federal trials on Wyeth’s and...more

United States Navy And Merchant Marine Veterans May Face Risk Of Mesothelioma Or Other Asbestos Diseases

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

The law firm of Hissey Kientz, LLP wishes to alert veterans of the United States Navy or Merchant Marine that they may be at risk of developing mesothelioma or other diseases as a result of asbestos exposure suffered during...more

Hissey Kientz LLP Urges Patients To Heed FDA Warning About Phospho-soda Products

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

The law firm of Hissey Kientz, LLP is warning consumers to immediately stop using Fleet Phospho-soda products for any purpose, including bowel cleansing prior to a colonoscopy. In December 2008 the Food and Drug...more

Minnesota Supreme Court Confirms that Minnesota’s Statutes of Limitations Govern Out-of-State Claims

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

On September 2, 2009, the Minnesota Supreme Court held that Minnesota’s statute of limitations would govern all personal injury claims properly brought in Minnesota courts. In Fleeger v. Wyeth (A08-2124), the federal district...more

Hissey Kientz Announces the Launch of Herbal Fen Phen Lawyers Website

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

The law firm of Hissey Kientz, LLP is announcing the launch of its new website, Herbal Fen Phen Lawyers (http://www.herbalfenphenlawyers.com/). Herbal Fen Phen products have been marketed to former patients as a “natural...more

Reglan Adverse Events More Than Doubled from 2006 to 2008

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

Recent data from the Food and Drug Administration’s Adverse Event Reporting System reveals that new cases of tardive dyskinesia or other movement disorders reported by users of Reglan (or its generic version, metoclopramide)...more

Reglan Side Effects Case Reports Nearly Doubled From 2006 To 2008

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

Recent data from the Food and Drug Administration’s Adverse Event Reporting System reveals that new cases of tardive dyskinesia or other movement disorders reported by users of Reglan (or its generic version, metoclopramide)...more

Analysis of FDA Adverse Events Data Reveals at Least 106 Serious Conditions Reported Among Reglan Users

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

An analysis of the Food and Drug Administration’s Adverse Event Reporting System has identified at least 106 cases of tardive dyskinesia or other movement disorders reported among users of Reglan or its generic version,...more

Analysis of FDA Adverse Events Data Reveals at Least 106 Serious Conditions Reported Among Reglan Users

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

An analysis of the Food and Drug Administration’s Adverse Event Reporting System has identified at least 106 cases of tardive dyskinesia or other movement disorders reported among users of Reglan or its generic version,...more

Supreme Court Ruling is a Victory for Consumers Injured by Dangerous Drugs, Says Hissey Kientz, LLP

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

A ruling this week by the U.S. Supreme Court will protect the rights of consumers who are injured by dangerous drugs, according to Hissey Kientz, LLP. The court rejected the argument that individuals should be barred from...more

Yaz and Yasmin Side Effects Website OffersInformation To Birth Control Users

by Hissey Kientz LLP on

The law firm of Hissey Kientz, LLP is announcing the launch of its new website, Yasmin Yaz Side Effects Lawyers (http://www.yasminyazsideeffectslawyers.com/). The site will serve as a news and information resource concerning...more

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