FDA Requires Black Box Warning for Invokana® Due to Risk of Foot or Leg Amputations

Tipped over bottle of pills.

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has just issued a warning that JOHNSON & JOHNSON’S diabetes drug Invokana® presents a significant risk of causing foot or leg amputations. The FDA’s warning comes after two clinical trials showing foot and leg amputations occurred about twice as often in patients taking the diabetes drug Invokana®. The FDA …Read More

Strauss Troy Shareholder Marty Butler Receives NKU’s Distinguished Service Award

Portrait photo of Marty Butler

Strauss Troy shareholder Marty Butler received Northern Kentucky University’s Distinguished Service Award, which recognizes alumni who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and service to Northern Kentucky University through their time and talents. Jeffrey Standen, dean of the Salmon P. Chase College of Law noted that Marty is an indispensable part of the NKU community. In 2014, …Read More

Is Talcum Powder Linked to Ovarian Cancer?

Stethoscope on prescription pad.

JOHNSON & JOHNSON is now facing thousands of lawsuits by women with ovarian cancer (or their estates) who have used Johnson’s baby powder or Johnson’s Shower to Shower talcum powder product for feminine hygiene. Despite the ever-increasing proof of the connection between the use of talc products and ovarian cancer, Johnson & Johnson decided not …Read More

Strauss Troy’s Award-Winning Attorneys

Our nationally recognized attorneys work together as a team to be your legal partner, whether you need an attorney to handle a personal or a corporate matter. Strauss Troy has been recognized by U.S. News – Best Lawyers as a Best Law Firm in the following practice areas: Commercial Litigation Mass Tort/Class Actions – Plaintiffs Real Estate …Read More

Strauss Troy Investigates DePuy Hip Replacements

Strauss Troy is currently evaluating cases involving Johnson and Johnson’s DePuy hip replacements. While Johnson and Johnson promoted the DePuy “metal-on-metal” hip replacements as lasting longer than similar devices that included ceramic or plastic materials, the truth was exactly the opposite. In fact, the five-year failure rate on some of the DePuy hips is close …Read More

Strauss Troy Investigates Companies Purchasing Annuities for Violation of Interest Rate Statutes

Strauss Troy is investigating companies that purchase structured settlement annuities and retirement annuities. These purchases result an individual receiving a lump sum of money in exchange for giving up a stream of payments from an annuity. Individuals typically come to receive payments from an annuity either because they have entered into a structured settlement as …Read More