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Jul 17, 2019

Breast Implants with Cancer Link Won’t be Banned by F.D.A.

By |July 17th, 2019|Product Liability|0 Comments

Breast implants that have been linked to a rare form of cancer will not be banned for sale in the United States, per a statement by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The breast implants, which are textured instead of smooth, have been banned in other countries for causing the rare form of cancer known as anaplastic large-cell lymphoma (an immune system cancer). The majority of cancer cases found have occurred in women who have the [...]

May 1, 2019

Asbestos Found in Cosmetics Sold by Claire’s Stores

By |May 1st, 2019|Product Liability|0 Comments

Asbestos is a dangerous product most often found in construction materials, but a recent discovery in cosmetics sold by Claire’s Stores Inc. by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has led to serious concerns among consumers. The FDA discovered three products sold by Claire’s Stores to contain asbestos and warned the public not to use the products. The FDA also asked Congress to create regulations for modern cosmetics. The current framework to regulate cosmetics [...]

Feb 12, 2019

Johnson & Johnson’s Deception About Asbestos in Baby Powder

By |February 12th, 2019|Product Liability|0 Comments

Johnson & Johnson's baby powder is pure white, silky soft and smells like clean babies and springtime, but it could be tainted with carcinogenic asbestos. The problem is, the company has known that its product has been and could be tainted with asbestos, but they have kept this information from consumers. Even as women who had used the product daily for decades as a feminine hygiene product, and inhaled traces of it as they sprinkled baby [...]

Dec 11, 2018

Jardiance and Farxiga: Lower Limb Amputations and Flesh-Eating Genital Infections

By |December 11th, 2018|Product Liability|0 Comments

A specific class of prescription medications designed to treat high blood sugar levels in those with type 2 diabetes called sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT-2) inhibitors have been associated with side effects such as dizziness upon standing, feeling faint or lightheaded, as well as more adverse effects such as lower limb amputations and Fournier's gangrene, which is a necrotizing fasciitis of the perineum. A JAMA Network Journal article found that there is an association between the use of [...]

Oct 18, 2018

Leaf Blowers Bring Unforeseen Risks

By |October 18th, 2018|Defective Products, Personal Injury, Product Liability|0 Comments

With fall almost upon us, the leaves have begun to change colors – beautiful red, yellow, and orange leaves eventually turn brown and fall to the ground. And while the process proves quitebeautiful, we eventually find them scattered across our sidewalks and lawns, creating a risk of slip and fall accidents. In such cases, the use of a leaf blower has become a major timesaver, blowing leaves into piles and making their collection all the easier. [...]

Oct 10, 2018

FDA-Approved Drugs Still Have Risks

By |October 10th, 2018|Dangerous Drugs, medical malpractice, Product Liability|0 Comments

In order to be sold in the United States, drugs must be approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). New drugs go through a strict review process to make sure that dangerous drugs are not entering the market and being prescribed to patients. FDA approval does not guarantee that patients will not come to harm, however. A recent study revealed that almost one third of drugs approved by the FDA have required warnings to [...]

Oct 4, 2018

Dangers of Defective Toys

By |October 4th, 2018|Defective Products, Personal Injury, Product Liability|0 Comments

Every year, more than 250,000 children are seriously injured by unsafe toys. The majority of these victims are boys, and more than 60 percent are younger than 15 years old. Although most toys sold in the United States are relatively safe, when a child you know is harmed, it can be devastating. A defective toy can cause a wide range of injuries, from scrapes, cuts and bruises to fractures or broken bones; and from burns or [...]

Aug 21, 2018

Risks Related to Birth Control Device

By |August 21st, 2018|Defective Products, medical malpractice, Product Liability|0 Comments

In July 2018, Bayer Pharmaceuticals announced that its permanent birth control device Essure would be removed from the market by 2019. The company has already stopped sales outside of the U.S. The company cites declining sales as the reason to pull it from the domestic market. The product has received numerous reports of adverse effects, however, and is now facing thousands of lawsuits. Essure was first made available for sale by Conceptus Inc. in 2002. It [...]

Aug 10, 2018

Lax Regulations for Medical Devices

By |August 10th, 2018|Defective Products, medical malpractice, Product Liability|0 Comments

Medical devices come in all shapes, sizes, and functionalities, and they can be lifesavers to people with certain conditions. Often, medical devices remain inside the body to prevent a debilitating condition from developing or worsening. With regulatory processes becoming less strict, however, dangerous products are making their way into the market. When these defective medical devices fail, the consequences can be devastating. Such was the case for a Georgia woman who nearly died due to a [...]

Jul 31, 2018

E-Cigarettes and Formaldehyde

By |July 31st, 2018|Personal Injury, Product Liability|0 Comments

A report three years ago that came out of Portland State University revealed that there were previously unknown forms of formaldehyde in the vapor of e-cigarettes. E-cigarettes are handheld electronic devices that create the feeling of smoking tobacco, though they do not contain tobacco. E-cigarette use is sometimes called “vaping.” Recently, the original scientists reviewed their findings and discovered that the formaldehyde risks were even higher than they thought. It turns out that e-cigarette vapors can [...]

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"I had a bad accident back in June of 2015. My dad knows Barry. I have to say he is a great person. I was unsatisfied with some things that were happening with a previous lawyer and he made sure everything was fixed and I was satisfied. My lawyer Edward McElroy is great he answers emails in a timely matter even on weekends. I know they probably used to get annoyed with me calling all the time Lol. But I was just curious to what is going on with my case. Nicole, Ed’s secretary is great. She always responds back to my emails in a timely matter as well and even checks up on things with me from time to time. Barry recently became my mother and cousins Lawyer do to a bad accident they were involved in as well. I would highly recommend this firm. Thanks guys 🙂"

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2018-10-31T17:42:12+00:00

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"I had a bad accident back in June of 2015. My dad knows Barry. I have to say he is a great person. I was unsatisfied with some things that were happening with a previous lawyer and he made sure everything was fixed and I was satisfied. My lawyer Edward McElroy is great he answers emails in a timely matter even on weekends. I know they probably used to get annoyed with me calling all the time Lol. But I was just curious to what is going on with my case. Nicole, Ed’s secretary is great. She always responds back to my emails in a timely matter as well and even checks up on things with me from time to time. Barry recently became my mother and cousins Lawyer do to a bad accident they were involved in as well. I would highly recommend this firm. Thanks guys 🙂"

Mr. Zaslow is truly the best.

"The loss of my husband due to malpractice was and is devastating, Daryl took on our case and said, “Unfortunately I can’t bring your husband back but I can make sure that you will be ok financially,” and that is what he did , with compassion and dedication and always made feel like he had time for me, I never felt rushed or unimportant, I cannot say enough about how professional yet caring this office has treated me . Mr. Zaslow is truly the best at what he does and I can’t say enough about his secretary who not only kept me informed but listened to me during the most painful time of my life , all I can say is what a great team . Thank you Daryl for helping me . Thank you Heather for listening."

~ C.C.

Eichen Crutchlow Zaslow, LLP
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2018-10-31T17:44:24+00:00

~ C.C.

"The loss of my husband due to malpractice was and is devastating, Daryl took on our case and said, “Unfortunately I can’t bring your husband back but I can make sure that you will be ok financially,” and that is what he did , with compassion and dedication and always made feel like he had time for me, I never felt rushed or unimportant, I cannot say enough about how professional yet caring this office has treated me . Mr. Zaslow is truly the best at what he does and I can’t say enough about his secretary who not only kept me informed but listened to me during the most painful time of my life , all I can say is what a great team . Thank you Daryl for helping me . Thank you Heather for listening."

Daryl Zaslow went to bat for him

"When, at age 44 my son suffered a massive Ischemic stroke, my greatest concern was how he would be able to live a normal life without the use of his speech and his arm. Daryl Zaslow went to bat for him and through his tireless efforts, his medical knowledge and his sincere concern for my son, Mr. Zaslow secured for my son a future not only without financial worries, but with hope and happiness. There are no words to express the thanks of our family to a great lawyer."

~ Client

Eichen Crutchlow Zaslow, LLP
5.0
2018-10-31T17:48:36+00:00

~ Client

"When, at age 44 my son suffered a massive Ischemic stroke, my greatest concern was how he would be able to live a normal life without the use of his speech and his arm. Daryl Zaslow went to bat for him and through his tireless efforts, his medical knowledge and his sincere concern for my son, Mr. Zaslow secured for my son a future not only without financial worries, but with hope and happiness. There are no words to express the thanks of our family to a great lawyer."

Very very pleased with the service and professionalism.

"Very very pleased with the service and professionalism of this law firm. I really felt that my case was very important to them and went to every length to achieve the best outcome possible. Or attorney really went to bat for me and his staff was very professional and courteous. Highly recommended. Thank you again for a great outcome !!"

~ M.M.

Eichen Crutchlow Zaslow, LLP
5.0
2018-10-31T17:51:39+00:00

~ M.M.

"Very very pleased with the service and professionalism of this law firm. I really felt that my case was very important to them and went to every length to achieve the best outcome possible. Or attorney really went to bat for me and his staff was very professional and courteous. Highly recommended. Thank you again for a great outcome !!"

This is a 5 star firm.

"Great firm took me right in and sat with me and understood my case, unlike other attorneys I had seen. This is a 5 star firm."

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Eichen Crutchlow Zaslow, LLP
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2018-10-31T18:04:32+00:00

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"Great firm took me right in and sat with me and understood my case, unlike other attorneys I had seen. This is a 5 star firm."

I would highly recommend his firm.

"Mr. Eichen handled a motorcycle accident for me in 2002, as well as various other cases since that time. I have permanent injuries from that accident and he was able to resolve my case for the full policy limits and get me compensation as quickly as possible. I would highly recommend his firm."

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5.0
2018-10-31T18:07:23+00:00

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"Mr. Eichen handled a motorcycle accident for me in 2002, as well as various other cases since that time. I have permanent injuries from that accident and he was able to resolve my case for the full policy limits and get me compensation as quickly as possible. I would highly recommend his firm."
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