Vioxx Class Action Settlement Now Paid

It has been a long and difficult journey of almost 12 years since the recall of the anti-inflammatory drug Vioxx.  The case in Canada started with the recall of the drug at Halloween of 2004 and it took until Canada Day of 2016 when the claims were finally paid.  On June 29, 2016 a Purolator
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Celebrex and Bextra Class Action Settlement Paid

THIS IS A MARCH 13 2015 UPDATE FOLLOWING ONTARIO AND QUEBEC COURT APPROVAL IN FEBRUARY OF THE ACTUAL PAYOUT OF APPROVED CLAIMS IN THE CELEBREX BEXTRA CLASS ACTION. THE CLAIMS HAVE BEEN PAID. NO NEW CLAIMS CAN BE MADE: Celebrex, Vioxx and Bextra were similar class popular anti inflammatory prescription drugs until late in 2004.
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Murray Miskin and Personal Injury Law

In the Durham Region and Peterborough and the Kawarthas in Ontario there are a few currently practicing local lawyers who are knowledgeable and experienced in personal injury law.  One of them is Murray Miskin who lives and works full time in Peterborough County.  The Miskin Law Office was based primarily in Whitby from 1985 to
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STATUS OF CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT FOR VIOXX

  THE VIOXX CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT FOR CANADA IS BEING IMPLEMENTED. FILING CLAIMS OPENED APRIL 20, 2013 AND CLOSED AUGUST 19, 2013. CLAIMS ARE STILL BEING ASSESSED BY THE CLAIMS ADMINISTRATOR AS OF APRIL 2015.  THIS POST DETAILS HOW THE SETTLEMENT PROCESS PROCEEDED.  FOR UP TO DATE INFORMATION ON THE STATUS OF CLAIM NOW PLEASE
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Celebrex Class Action Lawsuit Settlement Compared

    PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING CELEBREX OR BEXTRA CLAIMS PASSED ON DECEMBER 20, 2012 Pfizer’s Cox 2 inhibitor drug Celebrex is similar to Merck’s Vioxx and Pfizer’s more powerful version Bextra.  Celebrex remains on the market and Bextra was banned soon after Vioxx in 2004.  While Merck’s equivalent drug Vioxx
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