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Frequently Asked Questions About Michigan Law

Looking for information about your Michigan personal injury, car accident, or medical malpractice case?  We try to answer many of your questions below.  Of course, you probably have a question or concern unique to your own individual case that needs the attention of an experienced Michigan injury and accattorney.

If your questions are not answered below, just pick up the phone and call one of our experienced lawyers now at (800) 606-1717.  There is no fee and absolutely no obligation whatsoever for this free legal advice.  You can also complete our online Contact Form and a lawyer will get back to you within 24 hours.

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  • My son developed breasts after taking Risperdal. Can I sue the drug manufacturer?

    Yes, if your son developed breasts after taking Risperdal, you may be able to sue the drug manufacturer for your son’s pain and suffering and embarrassment. In fact, there have been numerous reports and several class action lawsuits filed on behalf of parents and young boys developing breasts due the drug.  Johnson & Johnson, the drug manufacturer of Risperdal failed to warn individuals of the defective nature of the drug, therefore may be held liable for male patients who do suffer such side effects.

    For more information on how to sue for your son’s breast development after taking Risperdal, call our top rated law firm today at (800) 606-1717.  Our dangerous drug attorneys have significant experience in these types of cases.  We offer a free, no obligation case review and will represent you and your son under our No Fee Promise. This means there are no legal fees or costs until we win or settle your claim.

  • My Risperdal caused breast development. Do I have a claim?

    Yes, you may have a claim if you were a male patient taking Risperdal causing you to develop breasts.  Breast development from the drug is a serious side effect that the drug manufacturer, Johnson & Johnson failed to warn patients about.  Therefore, if  taking Risperdal caused breast development you do have a claim and may be able to sue the medical manufacturer for your pain and suffering.

    To determine if you have a Risperdal claim, call our award winning law firm now at (800) 606-1717.  We offer a free, no obligation case review and will explain your legal rights to you.  Call today!

  • Can I file a Risperdal lawsuit if I developed breast tissue?

    Yes, if you are a male patient who have developed breasts or breast tissue after taking Risperdal may have means for a Risperdal lawsuit against the pharmaceutical company or drug manufacturer that produces this anti-psychotic drug.  In fact, there have been numerous reports and several class action lawsuits filed on behalf of young boys developing breasts due the drug. 

    For more information on filing a Risperdal lawsuit for breast development, call our top rated dangerous drug lawyers now at (800) 606-1717.  We will discuss your case with you and determine if you are eligible to file a claim.  Call today for your free, no obligation consultation.

  • Can I sue for perforated bowel during surgery?

    Yes, you may be able to sue for a perforated bowel during surgery. It is the standard measure of care and responsibility of the doctor, surgeon, or medical professional performing the surgical procedure to examine the bowel during the operation to ensure there have been no cuts or injuries to the bowel.  However, if the medical professional does not detect the perforation during surgery and as a result you suffer significant injuries or have a poor outcome you may be able to sue the doctor or hospital for their negligence.

    At the law firm of Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. we are able to help you and give you answers to all of your questions.  Our expert medical malpractice attorneys have significant experience in these types of cases and have the knowledge and expertise to determine if medical negligence or surgical error has taken place.  For more information on your legal rights and to find out if you can sue for perforated bowel during surgery, call our award winning law firm today at (800) 606-1717.  For over 50 years, we have helped thousands of injured patients collect maximum compensation for their pain and suffering.  We can do the same for you.

  • Can I file a medical malpractice lawsuit for a nicked bowel during surgery?

    Yes, you may be able to file a medical malpractice lawsuit for a nicked bowel during surgery. Some surgical procedures do carry a risk of having your bowel nicked, however with preventable measures and proper surgical technique bowel perforation should not happen.

    When a patient suffers from a torn bowel and it is not detected, the doctor or surgeon may be found negligent and the resulting outcomes to the patient may be poor.  Injuries such as infection, including sepsis, the requirement for additional surgeries such as a colonoscopy, requirement to wear a colostomy bag, or even death can result. Therefore, patients suffering serious harm after their bowel was nicked during a surgical procedure do have legal rights and may be able to pursue a medical malpractice lawsuit against the negligent doctor, surgeon or medical care provider.

    For more information on your legal rights and to get help filing a claim for injuries caused by a torn bowel, call our top rated Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C law firm today at (800) 606-1717.  You will speak directly with one of our experienced attorneys who will be able to answer any questions that you may have and advise you on whether or not you are eligible to file a medical malpractice claim.  

  • What type of compensation will I receive for my Michigan vaginal mesh claim?

    The types of compensation for a Michigan vaginal mesh claim that you may be able to receive includes pain and suffering damages, medical bill expenses, lost income, punitive damages and more.  Every case is different so the type of compensation you are entitled to, as well as the amount of settlement money will vary for every case.

    For more information about the types of compensation that is available to you in your Michigan vaginal mesh claim, call our top rated defective medical device attorneys now at (800) 606-1717. We have significant experience in these type of cases and work directly with other national law firms so that you receive the maximum amount of settlement for your complications. We will also represent you under our No Fee Promise, which means no legal fees or costs until we prove and win your case.

  • How much settlement money can I sue for vaginal mesh injuries?

    How much settlement money for vaginal mesh injuries you may be able to sue for varies from case to case. Every case is different and there is no set amount.  Compensation is in fact determined by a number of factors including, but not limited to:

    • Strength of evidence
    • Injuries suffered by the patient
    • Location of the lawsuit

    These lawsuits seek compensation for a number of different types of damages, including pain and suffering, loss and enjoyment of life, medical bills, lost income, punitive damages and more. Your resulting injuries, loss of earnings, and other damages will determine compensation, but maximum amount of what you can receive is determined by the state under Michigan law.

    To determine how much settlement money you can for your vaginal mesh injuries and to discuss your case with one of our expert attorneys call now at (800) 606-1717. We will explain your legal rights and determine what a fair settlement amount is for your case.

  • Where can I get help if I suffer vaginal mesh complications?

    At the law firm of Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. we specialize in providing you the help you need after suffering from vaginal mesh problems.  We are actively pursuing lawsuits for women who suffer from complications, including pain, infection, organ perforation and urinary problems due to transvaginal mesh. Our firm has the knowledge, expertise and experience in handling these types of claims and will fight for every penny you deserve. We will answer all of your questions and help you receive the best possible settlement for your complications suffered after having the surgical mesh implanted.

    If you are suffering from serious complications after getting a transvaginal mesh implant there may be legal background to pursue a lawsuit.  For more information and to get help from a top rated Michigan attorney call our law firm office today at (800) 606-1717.  It is important that the lawyer you choose has significant experience in representing patients injured by a medical device.  We work directly with other national law firms to win the best settlement for our clients.  Call now for your free, no obligation case review.

  • Can I sue for vaginal mesh complications in Michigan?

    Yes, you may be able to sue for vaginal mesh complications in Michigan. At the law firm of Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. our Michigan defective medical device lawyers handle cases involving patients, just like you, who have suffered injuries or were harmed after the placement of a surgical mesh through the vagina.  We are currently accepting cases on behalf of woman suffering complications and offer free legal advice to determine whether or not you are able to sue the medical manufacturer.

    Some of the most common complications a woman may suffer after having a transvaginal mesh implant, and may be able to sue for include but are not limited to: organ perforation, mesh erosions, infection, urinary incontinence, and chronic pain. If you or someone you know suffers serious injuries from transvaginal mesh they be able to collect compensation for a number of different damages, including your pain and suffering, medical bills, lost income, punitive damages.

    It is essential to contact the best possible vaginal mesh lawyer to represent you in your case.  We have a track record of obtaining sizeable settlements for our clients and a reputation for providing the best possible legal service.  Our firm has the knowledge, expertise and experience in handling these types of claims and will fight for every penny you deserve. To get specific information about your case, you should contact our Michigan defective medical device law firm at (800) 606-1717.

  • Can I file a lawsuit for transvaginal mesh problems?

    Yes, you may be able to file a lawsuit for transvaginal mesh problems. It is extremely important that you contact an experienced defective medical device lawyer that specializes in transvaginal mesh lawsuits to learn your rights. Potentially, injured patients may be able to seek compensation for medical bills, pain and suffering and other damages resulting from their mesh complications.  

    Women who are suffering from problems such as organ perforation, infection, urinary complications, mesh erosion, or other serious pain and injuries after getting a transvaginal mesh implant, there may be legal ground to file a lawsuit.  There are strict statutes of limitations for filing these types of cases, defective medical device, and if you miss a deadline your case will be lost forever.  

    If you or your loved one suffers transvaginal mesh problems, call our top rated Michigan defective medical device attorneys now at (800) 606-1717. We also represent our client’s under our No Win No Fee Promise, which means you will not be charged any legal fees whatsoever until we win or settle your claim.  Call today for your free, no obligation consultation!

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Lawrence J. Buckfire
Daniel Buckfire
Robert J. Lantzy
Randall M. Blau
Dondi R. Vesprini
Alyssa O. Moss
Managing Partner
Lawrence J. Buckfire
Mr. Buckfire has devoted is legal career to helping the most vulnerable members of society, children and the elderly. He specializes in child lead paint poisoning, wrongful death, nursing home neglect, medical malpractice, and other serious injury cases.
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Lawrence J. Buckfire
Of Counsel
Daniel Buckfire
Daniel L. Buckfire specializes in Michigan car accident cases, no-fault insurance claims, dram shop liability, and general negligence cases. His adept knowledge of these areas of law have resulted in numerous significant settlements and verdicts on behalf of his injured clients.
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Daniel Buckfire
Trial Attorney
Robert J. Lantzy
Robert spent the first years of his legal career as a defense attorney for insurance companies. He was named a Partner at a preeminent insurance defense firm before joining Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. and he has a successful track record of significant trial verdicts.
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Robert J. Lantzy
Trial Attorney
Randall M. Blau
Randy has obtained millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for his injured clients. He specializes in medical malpractice, birth injuries, nursing home negligence, wrongful death, and automobile negligence cases.
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Randall M. Blau
Trial Attorney
Dondi R. Vesprini
Prior to joining Buckfire & Buckfire, Dondi worked for 11 years as a trial attorney for the Law Offices of Lawrence S. Katkowsky, P.C., which specialized in motorcycle accidents.
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Dondi R. Vesprini
Trial Attorney
Alyssa O. Moss
A third-generation trial attorney, Moss joined Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. in 2017 and brings over 25-plus years of extensive legal experience. Moss is an experienced trial attorney, representing those who have been injured as a result of all types of accidents.
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