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HTMLNew Mesothelioma Drug Studied in Britain
Waters Kraus LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 9, 2016, previously published on April 28, 2016
British researchers are investigating a new drug that may be used to treat mesothelioma, an aggressive cancer caused by asbestos exposure. Mesothelioma is ordinarily discovered only after it has progressed to the late stages, when effective treatment is not possible. HRX9, the drug being studied in...

 

HTMLOklahoma Cleanup of Benzene-Contaminated Groundwater Continues
Waters Kraus LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 9, 2016, previously published on April 26, 2016
Cleanup of benzene-contaminated groundwater at an old BF Goodrich tire plant in Miami, Oklahoma is underway. Groundwater monitoring is continuing in some locations and at other places further away from the old tire facility, 17 benzene monitoring wells have been plugged and abandoned, as directed...

 

HTMLCost and Risk of IVC Filters Outweigh Benefits for Many
Waters Kraus LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 9, 2016, previously published on May 18, 2016
Inferior vena caval (IVC) filters are not worth the cost and risk involved to justify their widespread use, concludes a study by Yale researchers published in the March 2016 issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. IVC filters are implanted in the body in an effort to prevent...

 

HTMLPesticide Linked to Birth Defects May Contaminate Crops
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Legal Alert/Article
June 9, 2016, previously published on May 3, 2016
Glyphosate is the most popular herbicide in the world. Yet in 2015, the World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer warned that the substance is a likely carcinogen. The state of California agrees. And animal studies have linked the widely used weed killer to birth...

 

HTMLLeaking California Gas Well Exposes Residents to Benzene
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Legal Alert/Article
June 9, 2016, previously published on May 23, 2016
The Aliso Canyon gas leak that began in October 2015 has alarmed nearby California residents who are understandably concerned about their health and safety. The extensive leak has exposed Los Angeles families to a number of harmful chemicals, including benzene, a known carcinogen. Southern...

 

HTMLTransvaginal Mesh Maker to Shut Down
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Legal Alert/Article
June 9, 2016, previously published on May 16, 2016
The Astora Women’s Health division of Endo International PLC is calling it quits as the division faces thousands of transvaginal mesh lawsuits. Endo is just one manufacturer of dangerous vaginal mesh — implanted in thousands of women suffering from pelvic organ prolapse or urinary...

 

HTMLFlint, Michigan Children Exposed to Dangerous Lead Levels
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Legal Alert/Article
June 9, 2016, previously published on June 1, 2016
Though the city of Flint, Michigan is surrounded by the largest freshwater supply in the world, its citizens have been drinking tap water contaminated with lead and other dangerous substances. Lead exposure is known to cause a number of problems in children, including: a reduction in IQ; attention...

 

HTMLDallas Men Marketing Compounded Pain Creams Busted for Healthcare Fraud
Waters Kraus LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 14, 2016, previously published on March 10, 2016
Owners of a Dallas marketing and research company are accused of defrauding TRICARE, the military healthcare system, out of millions of dollars for compounded products made by pharmacies.

 

HTMLTCRP Seeks Voter Registration Reforms
Waters Kraus LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 14, 2016, previously published on March 14, 2016
In a lawsuit filed this morning in a San Antonio federal court, the Texas Civil Rights Project (TCRP) challenged voter registration procedures at the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS). As the Complaint explains, Texas is violating the U.S. Constitution and federal law by refusing to register...

 

HTMLDallas Home Health Fraud Ring Target of Medicare Fraud Strike Force
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Legal Alert/Article
April 14, 2016, previously published on March 11, 2016
Two Dallas-area doctors and four medical professionals have been charged for their roles in a $13.4 million Medicare fraud scheme involving home health services.

 


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