HSH Partner and Personal Injury Lawyer Renée Vinett was interviewed by CTV Morning News regarding clients who are pursuing legal action after being diagnosed with cancer upon receiving Allergan breast implants.
A national class action has been certified against St. Jude Medical, Inc. and St. Jude Medical Canada, Inc. for the purpose of effecting a CAD $5 million settlement of the class action.
The Amended Statement of Claim has been served on the Defendants. Further updates will be posted as the case progresses.
In this article, Valerie Lord discusses the contribution “The Bleeding Edge,” has made to the debate over faulty medical devices and reports on some recent developments announced by the FDA and Essure’s manufacturer Bayer.
In this article, Valerie Lord and Paul Miller discuss how product liability claims in Canada most often involve allegations of negligence, incl. negligent design, negligent manufacturing, and/or a failure to warn.
HSH has launched a comprehensive consumer awareness campaign to better inform and educate Canadians about the risks of defective hernia mesh products and how victims may be eligible to participate in the hernia mesh lawsuit in Canada.
Watch this video alerting Canadians of the potential of faulty or defective hernia mesh used during surgery on those experiencing serious complications, requiring or having had revision or repair surgery.
CTV reports on Dawn Green’s lawsuit, the first in Canada against the manufacture of Morcellator in Canada.
Howie, Sacks & Henry and Waddell Phillips have launched a Canada-wide class action litigation against the makers of St. Jude Defibrillator products known as the Fortify, Fortify Assura, Fortify Assura MP, Unify, Unify Assura and Unify Quadra.
In this article, Valerie Lord reviews the key differences between mass tort litigation and class actions.