Lipitor, Crestor and other Statin Drugs Increase Risk of Diabetes

Research has shown an increased risk of developing Type 2 diabetes among people especially women using the very effective cholesterol reducing statin drugs.  The risk appears to be particularly high with post menopausal women who are of Asian or Caucasian ethnicity.  The statin drugs sold in Canada include Lipitor, Crestor, Zocor, Mevacor, Prevachol, Lescol and
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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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Merck Vioxx Class Action Settlement Court Approval

THIS IS AN APRIL 20, 2013 UPDATE OF INFORMATION ABOUT COURT APPROVAL OF THE SETTLEMENT OF THE CANADIAN VIOXX CLASS ACTION NEGOTIATED WITH MERCK BY THE CANADIAN CLASS ACTION LAW FIRMS AND ANNOUNCED OVER A YEAR AGO IN JANUARY 2012. THE SETTLEMENT WAS CONDITIONAL ON COURT APPROVAL AFTER CONSIDERING THE FAIRNESS OF THE TERMS OF
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A Yasmin Experience

<img src=”https://d5nxst8fruw4z.cloudfront.net/atrk.gif?account=vBCDf1a8Md00Wx” style=”display:none” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=”” /> The following is the story of one of our firm’s clients who suffered adverse effects after using Bayer’s birth control pill Yasmin. Miskin Law Offices represents a number of clients who are involved in a class action against Bayer for Yasmin and a similar drug Yaz. The Class
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