Blog Posts in April, 2017

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  • Medical Device MDL & Recall Status
    Medical Device MDL & Recall Status

    The following is the status of pending multidistrict litigation (MDL) and recalls among the major global manufacturers of medical devices: MDLs 2158 IN RE: Zimmer Durom Hip Cup Products Liability ...

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  • FDA: Pharma Fast Track Protocol & Product Recalls
    FDA: Pharma Fast Track Protocol & Product Recalls

    Readers of our blog are familiar with the 510(k) clearance protocol used by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to bring “substantially equivalent” medical devices to market that ...

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  • Hudson Valley Car Accidents
    Hudson Valley Car Accidents

    Several car accidents during the past week remind us all of the need to be careful on Hudson Valley roads. Last week, members of the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a serious ...

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  • Zimmer Found Strictly Liable in M/L Taper Hip Prosthesis with Kinectiv Technology (MLTK) Lawsuit
    Zimmer Found Strictly Liable in M/L Taper Hip Prosthesis with Kinectiv Technology (MLTK) Lawsuit

    Following a two-week bench trial before New Mexico Judge Nan G. Nash, medical device manufacturer Zimmer Inc. has been ordered to pay more than $2 million to a New Mexico man for a defective Zimmer ...

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  • New York State Traffic Operations in the Hudson Valley Throughout April
    New York State Traffic Operations in the Hudson Valley Throughout April

    Operation Hang Up The New York State Police issued 15,104 tickets during this year’s Operation Hang Up traffic enforcement period, which targets those who use electronic devices while driving. Funded ...

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  • Americans Against Limiting Non-Economic Damages in Medical Malpractice Lawsuits: Poll
    Americans Against Limiting Non-Economic Damages in Medical Malpractice Lawsuits: Poll

    For more information, please contact The Ahearne Law Firm, PLLC at (845) 763-4100 for a free initial consultation and case evaluation. The United States House of Representatives passed two bills in ...

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