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Consumer Law

TweetLawsuits alleging injury from the da Vinci surgical robot increased from 33 to 50, Intuitive Surgical Inc. reported Oct. 18, a 51 percent jump in three months. In a Form 10-Q report to stockholders filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Intuitive said the lawsuits have been filed in various federal and state courts […]

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Tweet- From LexisNexis® Mealey’s™ Daily Legal News. Boston Scientific Corp. and its Guidant subsidiaries have agreed to pay $ 30 million to settle a whistle-blower lawsuit alleging that between 2002 and 2005 the defendants caused the submission of false claims to Medicare for implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) that they knew were defective, the U.S. Justice […]

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TweetIn today’s digital world, unhappy consumers often take to the Internet to gripe about bad service. These negative reviews, whether true or not, can severely impact a business’s reputation. The power of bad reviews prompted one New York dentist to require patients to sign a confidentiality agreement prior to treatment.  However, Stacey Makhnevich is now […]

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Tweet- From LexisNexis® Mealey’s™ Daily Legal News. A Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel on Feb. 22 reversed dismissal of a New Jersey consumer law action against Procter & Gamble Co. (P&G) for falsely advertising that vitamin C in two nonprescription cold remedies will “blunt” the effects of a cold (Richard Loreto, et al. […]

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