Consumer Litigation/Product Liability

Volkswagen Admits to Rigging Emissions Tests

Were you duped into purchasing a Volkswagen or Audi TDI, marketed as having a “clean diesel” engine? If you drive any of the following, you may be entitled to compensation under state and federal law. Jetta TDI (model years 2009-2015) Beetle TDI (model...

Hyundai Recall & Takata Airbag Investigation

Hyundai is recalling almost 205,000 of its Elantra cars because the power steering could suddenly stop working, making the vehicle harder to turn, according to a report from the auto-maker posted on Saturday on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s...

Contraceptives are Killing Women

If a drug does what it’s supposed to do and may possibly have what we like to call ‘bonus benefits’, people who need it jump for joy. That’s how 24-year-old Carissa Ubersox from Madison Wisconsin felt about the birth control pill Yaz. She’d...

FDA Issues Safety Warning for Metal-on-Metal Hip Implants

There are currently hundreds of active lawsuits alleging injury due to problems’ with Biomet’s M2 a-Magnum metal-on-metal hip implants. The plaintiffs in these cases claim that Biomet’s hip implants have caused serious injury due to dangers inherent...

Makarem & Associates Currently Representing Clients Injured by Infuse Bone Graft

Medtronic Infuse Bone Grafts have been implicated with causing serious side effects in people who have been treated with the device. The graft is used in surgery as an alternative to using a patient’s own bone, usually resulting in less surgery and...