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Xarelto plaintiff attorney challenges BMS ruling at Seventh Circuit

The Madison County Record Oct. 30, 2017, 9:40am

CHICAGO – St. Louis lawyer John Driscoll has petitioned appellate judges of the U.S. Seventh Circuit to restore the right of all Americans to sue in Illinois courts.

Spike in lawsuits against employers over fingerprints, other biometric data may be just the beginning

John Sammon and Jonathan Bilyk Oct. 17, 2017, 12:02pm

CHICAGO — A spike in the number of lawsuits in Illinois over biometrics data is a result of such data becoming more commonly used or misused by both business and social media. But whatever the reason, businesses should look for more and more of these lawsuits in coming days, a Washington, D.C.-based labor and employment attorney warns, thanks to a unique facet of Illinois' law.

More consumers file lawsuits against makers of Just For Men products in St. Clair County

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 29, 2016, 5:21pm

EDWARDSVILLE – Nearly 150 plaintiffs have sued the makers of Just For Men hair-care products and hair dyes, claiming they were damaged by using the products.

Numerous plaintiffs seek $1.75M from Xarelto manufactures

The Madison County Record Nov. 29, 2014, 6:00pm

Numerous Xarelto users from several states are suing the makers of the drug that they say is fraudulently marketed and lacking the proper warnings.

McGlynn and Rudolf vying for seat once held by drug-addicted judge; Fund-raising so far not close to what Cook raised during uncontested race

Ann Maher Sep. 10, 2014, 5:26pm


California woman sues Pfizer over Zoloft use in St. Clair County

The Madison County Record Aug. 27, 2014, 8:21am

DriscollA California woman is suing over claims her daughter was born with birth defects due to her use of Zoloft while pregnant.Trinity Crawford, a minor, by and through her next friend and natural mother Deana Crawford, filed a lawsuit Aug. 13 in the St. Clair County Circuit Court against Pfizer Inc., Greenstone LLC, formerly known as Greenstone Ltd., Roerig S.A. and Pfizer R&D Cortex Distric

Oklahoma woman sues Bayer over Mirena in St. Clair County

Kelly Holleran Feb. 12, 2014, 7:26am


Bayer sued over Mirena in St. Clair County

Kelly Holleran Nov. 5, 2013, 10:37am


Pharmaceutical company seeks to remove suits over Pradaxa drug from St. Clair County

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 30, 2013, 8:46am


Coloplast seeks to remove case over faulty mesh product to federal court

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 24, 2013, 11:09am


Five Pradaxa suits filed in St. Clair County

Kelly Holleran Sep. 26, 2013, 9:00am


Coloplast sued in St. Clair County over mesh product

Kelly Holleran Aug. 29, 2013, 11:35am


More out of state plaintiffs sue over Pradaxa in St. Clair County

Kelly Holleran Jun. 25, 2013, 11:34am


Yaz ingestion blamed for death of two in St. Clair County suit

Kelly Holleran Jun. 4, 2013, 7:57am


NuvaRing users claim contraceptive increased blood clot risk

Kelly Holleran Feb. 12, 2013, 11:15am


More Avandia suits filed against GSK in St. Clair County

Kelly Holleran Sep. 15, 2011, 5:14am

Driscoll An additional two plaintiffs say GlaxoSmithKline was wrong in selling a diabetes drug without first warning of potential serious side effects, including heart attacks and congestive heart failure, from which they suffered.