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 […]

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 […]

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Xanodyne Pharmaceuticals, Inc., the maker of the painkiller drugs Darvon® and Darvocet®, has withdrawn these medications from the U.S. market at the request of the FDA.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 […]

Hip and Knee Implant Registry is in Development

by fstrack | November 11th, 2010

The registry has been gaining support from major hip and knee implant makers like Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy Orthopedics Division, Wright Medical Group and Zimmer Holdings.

DePuy Hip Implant Recall

by fstrack | October 14th, 2010

DePuy Orthopedics, Inc., a Johnson & Johnson company, has voluntarily recalled the ASR  XL Acetabular System and ASR Hip Resurfacing System that are used in hip replacement surgeries.  These systems first became available for surgery in July 2003.  If you, someone in your family, or a friend had hip surgery after July 2003, you may […]