Smith & Nephew hip implant metallosis lawsuits pass 500 mark

Recalled and defective metal-on-metal hip implants made by Smith & Nephew are now the subject of more than 500 lawsuits pending in state and federal courts. The hip implant lawyers at Jones Ward PLC represent more injured plaintiffs than any other law firm in the nation, and have been involved in litigation since 2013 over… Read More

Jones Ward welcomes Alex Davis as partner

Jones Ward welcomes Alex Davis as partner

Jones Ward PLC founding partners Larry Jones and Jasper Ward are pleased to announce that Alex Davis will become a partner at the law firm effective January 1, 2018. Davis joined the firm in 2010. He focuses his practice on mass tort cases involving defective drugs and medical devices, and represents injured people in almost… Read More

How to Prepare for a Free Consultation with a Lawyer

How to Prepare for a Free Consultation with a Lawyer

You recently began suspecting that you may have a lawsuit. You’re not sure exactly what claims you may have—or even if you have a legitimate case—but you want to speak with someone to find out. Speaking with an attorney for the first time can be overwhelming. Attorneys often ask many questions the first time you… Read More

Jones Ward charity drive helps needy children

Jones Ward PLC is proud to support Home of the Innocents this holiday season by donating clothing, shoes, toys and household goods to the non-profit organization. Vulnerable and neglected children from across the Louisville region receive services from Home of the Innocents, through community-based services such as short or long-term residential care, homes for pregnant… Read More

Testosterone therapy lawsuits focus on heart attack, stroke, blood clots

Lawsuits against the makers of Androgel, Axiron, and other testosterone therapy drugs are facing a growing number of lawsuits on behalf of men injured by strokes, heart attacks and blood clots. Hundreds of cases already are consolidated in Illinois federal court as part of MDL 2545, In Re: Testosterone Replacement Therapy Products Liability Litigation. Judge… Read More

Hip implant lawsuit seminar hosted by Jones Ward attorneys

Alex C. Davis and Jasper D. Ward, attorneys at Jones Ward PLC, will give a seminar today on the topic of metal-on-metal hip implant litigation. The event, from 3 to 4:15 p.m., is titled “Hip Settlements: Past, Present and Future.” It is being hosted by the Kentucky Justice Association. Ward and Davis will discuss the… Read More

Drug and device lawyer: preserve evidence to prove case

Lawsuits over failed medical devices or dangerous prescription drugs require a complex set of skills and knowledge in order to succeed. But they also share something in common with garden-variety legal claims such as car wrecks or slip-and-fall injuries: the need to preserve evidence. Metal Hip Implant Devices In a metal-on-metal hip implant lawsuit, it… Read More

P.F. Chang’s data breach may affect thousands, report says

A data breach at the P.F. Chang’s may affect thousands of customers who used credit cards at the restaurant chain between March and May of this year. Target and Neiman Marcus continue to respond to similar data breaches involving millions of customers. The attorney at Jones Ward PLC are involved in class action litigation over… Read More