August 2 The Ruth Law Team

Medical devices are a way of life in our society, used from the time we are born often until the day we die. Technology in the medical field has changed tremendously over the years, and it both improves and saves lives daily. However, there is a darker side to the ever changing medical device industry,…

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May 24 The Ruth Law Team

The upcoming Memorial Day weekend has been designated to honor the lives taken while bravely serving our country. As we remember the fallen, many will take the next few days to relax while spending time with family and friends. Some might head to our nearby beaches, others may hit the road for a weekend getaway,…

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May 2 The Ruth Law Team

The Ruth Law Team’s Eric Roslansky along with Attorney Brent Bigger of Paul | Knopf | Bigger earned one of the 20 largest wrongful death jury awards in Florida in 2017 for their work on the Brown v. Philip Morris, et. al. trial. The $5.8 million total verdict was also one of the Top 50…

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April 24 The Ruth Law Team

Whistleblowers are the most essential element to discovering and exposing fraudulent government activity. Over the years, whistleblowers have been awarded millions for their efforts in revealing fraud. Also known as qui tam pro actions, whistleblowers may sue on behalf of the US government after witnessing fraud, waste or abuse within government programs. They must have…

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November 21 The Ruth Law Team

Ford Motor Company is facing scrutiny after failing to issue a recall for certain Explorer SUVs that may be leaking exhaust containing carbon monoxide into the interior of the vehicles. Instead, the auto giant is offering to fix the issue for free, but only until December 2018. According to CBS News, 1.3 million letters went…

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November 6 The Ruth Law Team

The Situation It’s currently common practice in most, if not all, banking and financial institutions to include a statement in their contract with customers requiring any disputes to be resolved through arbitration under terms dictated by the bank. When you sign up for an account, you agree these terms when you click in agreement and/or…

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October 3 The Ruth Law Team

Last month, the entire state of Florida went through an emotionally trying time, preparing and enduring the huge threat of Hurricane Irma. While some of our residents weren’t hit nearly as hard as expected, this was not the case for everyone. Parts of the Florida Keys were completely destroyed, and Jacksonville and surrounding areas experienced…

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July 26 The Ruth Law Team

The FDA has received reports of more than 1,100 patient deaths likely linked to the rheumatoid arthritis (RA) medicine Actemra. Unfortunately, consumers were not warned regarding the medication’s potentially deadly side effects. Manufactured by Roche/Genentech, Actemra has been prescribed to more than 760,000 patients and has generated sales of $1.7 billion globally. It works by…

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February 27 The Ruth Law Team

Brown v. Phillip Morris, et al., 15-002451-Cl. A Pinellas County jury has awarded $5.4 million in compensatory damages and $400,000 in punitive damages to the family of a woman who passed away nearly 22 years ago, after years of nicotine addiction ultimately took her life. The Ruth Law Team’s Eric Roslansky and Brent Bigger of Knopf…

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