Green, Schafle & Gibbs Represents Couple in Stryker Hip Implant Suit

Green, Schafle & Gibbs Represents Couple in Stryker Hip Implant Suit

Green, Schafle & Gibbs represents a Pittsburgh couple who are suing Howmedica Osteonics Corporation d/b/a Stryker Orthopaedics for a defective hip implant. Attorneys Michael Schafle and Jon Acklen filed a complaint on behalf of their clients last month in US District Court alleging that Stryker’s hip implant had a design defect and failed.

Stryker Recalls Femoral Head Implants

Stryker Recalls Femoral Head Implants

Medical technology giant, Stryker Corporation, has issued an urgent voluntary recall of its femoral head implants due to evidence that they may cause serious medical issues.

Elder Financial Abuse Can Happen to Anyone

Elder Financial Abuse Can Happen to Anyone

Widely considered one of the most pressing problems of our times, elder abuse and particularly elderly financial abuse have received national attention, thanks to initiatives by the Department of Health, the Department of Labor, and the Obama Administration. These agencies have focused on the loss of billions of dollars per year in retirement savings among not just millionaires but ordinary hard-working and retired Americans.

FINRA Broker Disciplinary Action Report: April 2016

FINRA Broker Disciplinary Action Report: April 2016

Each month and again on a quarterly basis, the agency that regulates the financial industry, FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority), produces a detailed report that runs down all disciplinary actions recently taken against brokerage firms and brokers. This long list of alleged wrongdoing and misconduct reads a lot like a police blotter. We strongly encourage any investor who suspects their broker and/or broker-dealer of having lost them money on dubious terms to at least skim this report to see if you recognize any names, schemes, products, or securities.

Did Xarelto Makers Withhold Data from Medical Journal?

Did Xarelto Makers Withhold Data from Medical Journal?

A footnote in a recently filed legal briefing claims that the companies, Johnson & Johnson and Bayer, withheld information from researchers in relation to a letter published in the New England Journal of Medicine about the effects of Xarelto.

Philadelphia Tribune Applauds Charles Gibbs

Philadelphia Tribune Applauds Charles Gibbs

GREEN, SCHAFLE & GIBBS are proud to announce that firm partner, Charles Gibbs, has been profiled in the Philadelphia Tribune for his commitment to serving the local community through his thriving criminal practice. 

Green, Schafle & Gibbs Represents Victims of Ponzi Scheme Broker Malcolm Segal

Green, Schafle & Gibbs Represents Victims of Ponzi Scheme Broker Malcolm Segal

Our firm currently represents former customers of Malcolm Segal who lost a significant amount of money in one of his fraudulent or nonexistent CDs. If you or anyone you know may have been damaged by Segal’s scheme, please contact our experienced securities litigation attorneys immediately to protect your legal rights.

New Jersey's Best and Worst Nursing Homes

New Jersey's Best and Worst Nursing Homes

According to a revealing new report by NJSpotlight.com, which organized data provided by investigators who annually inspect 364 New Jersey nursing homes accepting Medicare and Medicaid, “the average New Jersey nursing home has about six deficiencies, ranging from food preparation to fire exits without proper signage and lighting to physical abuse.”

The Help You Need in Securities Arbitration

The Help You Need in Securities Arbitration

A recent article on The Street.com concerning revelations about a FINRA arbitrator with a shady past should remind aggrieved investors how important it is hire an attorney who is intimately familiar with the arbitration process.

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

According to the World Health Organization, each year around 5 million older Americans fall victim to elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation. Experts also believe that for every case of elder abuse or neglect reported, as many as 23 cases go unreported.