Recent Posts in Defective Products Category

IVC Filters: Manufacturers Ignored Reports of These Dangerous Medical Devices

As a defective product lawyer in Portland, I seek to inform individuals of potentially injurious (and even deadly) medical devices. IVC filters are one of those products and have caused dozens of ...
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Can the Damage Caused by Asbestos Exposure be Reversed?

We've all heard about the dangers of asbestos and know to avoid it at all costs. But what if you've already been exposed? In recent years, the use of asbestos for construction and in other ...
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The Booming Business of Defective Medical Devices

Patients walk into a doctor’s office or surgical room assuming that the products, devices, and equipment involved in their treatment are not just top quality, but approved by the Food and Drug ...
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Jury Finds For Blueberry Nursery Against Fertilzer Manufactuer

Forty Million Dollar Jury Verdict In February of 2012, a Multnomah County jury awarded two plant nursery owners in a products liability suit nearly $40 million to compensate them for the loss of ...
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Oregon Has a New Attorney General

Oregon has a new Attorney General. Ok, not exactly. But baring some unforeseen event, Oregon will soon have its first female Attorney General in its 153 year existence as a state. Ellen Rosenblum won ...
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US House Narrowly Passes Misguided Medical Malpractice Bill

http://youtu.be/25Z2Uiorq2o The US House voted today on H.R. 5, a bill which seeks to impose damages caps and other "reform" measures regarding malpractice claims against health care ...
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How Much is My Lawsuit Worth?

As a Portland Personal Injury Lawyer I am often asked by a client or prospective client, "how much will I get for my case." It really is a difficult question and one that's very hard to ...
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DePuy Hip Replacement Recall

DePuy Orthopedics issued a recall for it's orthopedic hip replacements in August 2010. DePuy is a medical device company that manufacturers hip replacements for the Orthopedic industry. The DePuy ...
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What To Do If You've Been Injured by a Defective Product

Products Should be Safe As consumers we expect that the products we use will be safe. Every time we let our children play with a new toy, ride in our car, or eat a new food we're putting our trust ...
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Serious Risks Associated with Pfizer's Chantix

If You're Taking Chantix You Need to Understand the Risks If your doctor has prescribed Chantix to help you stop smoking, you should be aware of the serious dangers associated with taking Chantix ...
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