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Eric T. Chaffin

Paralympian Stephani Victor and Oak Glen Grad Eric Chaffin Bring Home Dynamic Message to End Distracted Driving

WHAT: The statistics are grim: motor vehicle accidents caused by distracted driving kill thousands of people and have injured more than 387,000. Texting, talking on a cell phone, and other distractions put everyone at risk – especially young drivers who […]

Kendra Goldhirsch

California Woman Seeks Punitive Damages for Invokana Kidney Failure

A California resident has joined in the litigation against type 2 diabetes drug Invokana (canagliflozin). The drug was first approved by the FDA in 2013 for the treatment of the disease, but manufacturers Janssen Pharmaceuticals and parent company Johnson & […]

Eric T. Chaffin

NHTSA Announces New Safety Initiatives, Including a Push for Driverless Cars

At the January 12, 2016 World Congress meeting in Detroit, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) Administrator, Mark Rosekind, indicated that “history making” announcements would be forthcoming regarding future steps the administration and the auto industry plan to take […]

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South Dakota Woman Suffers with Bard IVC Filter Still Inside Her

On January 12, 2016, a South Dakota woman filed a new Bard IVC filter lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of South Dakota. As all federally filed Bard IVC lawsuits were centralized in the District of […]

Kendra Goldhirsch

GSK Tries to Wriggle Out of Over 200 Zofran Lawsuits

Zofran manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) wants the court to dismiss hundreds of Zofran birth defect lawsuits. Though a number of studies have linked Zofran (ondansetron), when taking by expectant moms, to an increased risk of birth defects, the company maintains that […]

Roopal Luhana

Georgia Man Suffers Brain Hemorrhage After Taking Xarelto

On January 9, 2016, another Xarelto lawsuit joined the consolidated litigation in the Eastern District of Louisiana. The MDL was sent there in December 2014. This time, the plaintiff, a resident of Georgia, brings claims against Xarelto manufacturers Janssen Pharmaceuticals, […]

Eric T. Chaffin

Bard Eclipse IVC Filter Perforates Vein and Threatens Heart

Another federally filed Bard IVC filter lawsuit is likely to be headed to the District of Arizona, where all Bard IVC filter lawsuits were centralized in August of 2015. This time, the case was filed by a Mississippi man who […]

Eric T. Chaffin

CHAFFIN LUHANA LLP ANNOUNCES PATRICK BOOTH PROMOTED TO PARTNER

High impact law firm continues to grow presence in heavy-industry area of Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia (Pittsburgh, PA & New York City) Jan 26, 2016, Chaffin Luhana LLP, a plaintiff-only national law firm with offices in New York City, […]

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Alzheimer’s Foundation of America: Advocating for Better Care & Awareness

It is easy to take our memory for granted, until it is taken away from us. So many people suffer from Alzheimer’s and deal with a variety of symptoms that can impact the quality of their lives. Chaffin Luhana LLP […]

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society: Working To Eradicate MS

More than 2.3 million people worldwide suffer from Multiple Sclerosis. One organization, The National Multiple Sclerosis Society is working to change that. Chaffin Luhana LLP hopes they are able to accomplish eliminating this horrible disease and is honored to make […]