Posted by David C. Strouss on Sep 23, 2013 4:15:00 PM Earlier this month, the FDA announced that it will require all extended-release and long-acting opioid analgesics intended to treat pain such as Percocet, Vicodin, Oxycontin, and others to have a new warning label. Among other changes, the label must now warn that “chronic maternal… Read More


Thornton Law Firm currently represents over 100 children with one of the most devastating types of birth defects, neural tube defects, arising from exposure to toxic chemicals and other hazardous substances. Neural tube defects are disorders of the central nervous system and involve such conditions as spina bifida (incomplete development of the spine), anencephaly (the skull does not close completely and part of the brain may be missing), and encephalocele (the brain is pushed through an opening in the skull).… Read More