Articles by fstrack

Charity of the Month Connections Matter

by fstrack | December 8th, 2014

It was another amazing connection experience with one of our charity of the month partners at the New Avenues to Independence Holiday Ball.  New Avenues to Independence was our Facebook charity partner during the month of October.  This non-profit organization provides opportunities to adults with disabilities and assists them in leading independent and productive lives.  […]

Nurenberg Paris Gladly Accepts OSU/MICHIGAN Football Challenge From Michigan Based Firm

by fstrack | November 26th, 2014

The 10-1 Ohio State Buckeyes take on the 5-6 Michigan Wolverines on Saturday, November 29th. This long-standing rivaled match up isn’t just any game, but it’s the GAME. In the spirit of this remarkable rivalry, Nurenberg Paris has accepted a challenge from Attorney Steven Gursten and our friends at the Michigan Auto Law firm. With […]

Victory for Traveling Public

by fstrack | March 21st, 2012

A big victory for the traveling public.  The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) was found responsible for the death of a woman heading to work on State Route 165 in Columbiana County in March, 2008.  A long series of potholes in the oncoming lane of travel caused a box truck to lose control, go left […]

New BWC Policy On Claim Settlements

by fstrack | September 14th, 2011

The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation has recently implemented a policy of allowing “indemnity only” settlements in workers’ compensation claims.  This means that we can now settle a claim for future compensation/disability benefits only, while keeping open the claim for future medical treatment and prescription meds for the allowed injuries in the claim. This policy […]

An Aging Judiciary: How Old is Too Old?

by fstrack | July 25th, 2011

In November, Ohio will present the voters with a constitutional amendment which seeks to raise the mandatory retirement age for state elected judges from age 70 to age 76. The retirement age has been age 70 since 1968. I have been a trial lawyer for 33 years. Being in trial is one of the most […]

Can Hospitals Trim Liability Costs?

by fstrack | December 17th, 2010

A greater commitment to patient safety drives lower liability expenses; the changes that reduce medical liability costs are cultural, not overtly financial, say the experts.

Darvon® and Darvocet® Removed from Market

by fstrack | December 13th, 2010

Xanodyne Pharmaceuticals, Inc., the maker of the painkiller drugs Darvon® and Darvocet®, has withdrawn these medications from the U.S. market at the request of the FDA. Darvon and Darvocet contain a chemical known as propoxyphene, which is an opioid used to treat mild to moderate pain. It was first approved by the FDA in 1957 […]

DePuy MDL Venue Northern District of Ohio, Toldeo

by fstrack | December 3rd, 2010

DePuy hip implant lawsuits be consolidated under Judge David A. Katz, Northern District of Ohio, Toledo

Preventable Medical Mistakes for Medicare Patients

by fstrack | November 23rd, 2010

About one in seven Medicare hospital patients – or about 134,000 of the estimated 1 million discharged in October 2008 – were harmed from medical care.

Darvon and Darvocet Removed by Order of FDA

by fstrack | November 20th, 2010

CNN reports that The U.S. Food and Drug Administration asked Xanodyne Pharmaceuticals Inc. to withdraw its pain medications, Darvon and Darvocet. The manufacturer has agreed to pull both of these pain medications from the U.S. market, according to CNN.  Further, the FDA also asked the eight manufacturers of generic versions of Darvon and Darvocet […]