Biomet, Smith & Nephew failure rates climb in new hip implant data

Metal hip implants made by Biomet and Smith & Nephew are on the rise, confirming the risks of a painful revision surgery for patients due to metallosis and pseudotumor. The hip implant lawyers at Jones Ward PLC represent hundreds of people across the nation with injuries caused by metal-on-metal hip implants such as the Biomet… Read More

Onglyza heart failure lawsuits filed by Jones Ward PLC

A growing number of diabetes patients are seeking legal help after being diagnosed with heart failure while taking the drugs Ongylza and Kombiglyze XR. The dangerous drug lawyers at Jones Ward PLC have filed two of the only lawsuits in federal court in pursuit of justice for these injuries. Ongylza and Kombiglyze XR are used by thousands of… Read More

Smith & Nephew faces corruption charge

Smith & Nephew, maker of the Birmingham Hip Resurfacing System, agreed to pay a $22 million fine due to charges of corruption and bribery over illegal payments to doctors for its medical devices. The metal-on-metal BHR hip system is at the center of growing litigation spearheaded by Jones Ward PLC due to the soaring failure… Read More

Louisville Car Accident Insurance Information

Louisville Car Accident Insurance Information

The car wreck lawyers at Jones Ward PLC can guide you through the confusing process of dealing with your insurance company after an injury. Here’s a short primer on why Kentucky’s car wreck laws can be so complicated, and how our attorneys can help you sort it out. Kentucky Car Wrecks and no-fault insurance law… Read More

Essure Birth Control Litigation Moving Forward

Essure Birth Control Litigation Moving Forward

Essure, a permanent birth control device developed by Bayer, is under attack by claims from women suggesting that the drug has caused a variety of health issues. The drug is advertised as a safer, less expensive permanent birth control method than other surgical or more invasive measures. Women are reporting that the device is to… Read More

Nexium, the “Purple Pill,” Linked to Kidney Problems

Nexium, the “Purple Pill,” Linked to Kidney Problems

What does Nexium do? Nexium is typically prescribed to help with GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease), heartburn, ulcers of the stomach and esophageal inflammation. It is one drug in a group of drugs known as “proton pump inhibitors” (PPIs). These types of drugs are supposed to reduce the production of gastric acid in order to alleviate… Read More