There is a large group of woman who have been injured by a
There is a large group of woman who have been injured by a product. We have started a private Facebook group to organize and launch a class action lawsuit. The owner of the product has committed fraud and has place a large number of woman in danger of serious injury. During our research we contacted the Owner of the products - ex-husband and he has spilled the beans to us about all her lies… in fact he has now gone totally public in the form of YouTube videos disclosing all her lies. We invited him to our group to share his story. Long story short his ex-wife (the owner of the product we are suing) has a gag order on her ex that says he cannot talk about her to anyone. We did not know this when we first contacted him. Her ex-husband didn't know this either because when they separated he took off and was never part of the divorce proceedings. He didn't' even know for sure if they were divorced. However recently the owner of the product, in response to her ex-husbands YouTube videos, has posted a copy of the gag order onlineThe owner of the product has learned about our private Facebook group somehow and has snuck a spy into our group. We don't know who the spy is but they are reporting all our activities back to the owner we are trying to sue. This weekend, most of the members in the group got a private message from some random guy who seems to be impersonating himself as the owners legal counsel, however, I can't imagine a lawyer sending a notice over Facebook messaging. The message we got tells us we have to stop communicating with her ex-husband immediate. I don't believe this is legal but rather they are just trying to put fear into. We are not party to the gag order so I don't know how we could possibly get in legal trouble for talking with her ex-husband. Her ex-husband might get into trouble but I can't possible see how us woman can. Here is what the message said:This notice is to inform you that we have received detailed information about your posts, comments, and interactions within the Blasters “The Real Truth” Facebook group, and have collected evidence that you and everyone in this group have been colluding with Darush "Dari" Samia. We want to prevent you from unintentionally incriminating yourself along with the other members of this group. Please immediately cease all interactions, correspondence, and contact with this man, both for your protection and to avoid any legal actions involving you. We understand that there is some frustration, however defamation to my client's character and business will not be tolerated. We also understand the 1st amendment covers free speech, however when there are Libel and slanderous comments about my client and her company, that is not covered under free speech, and will be treated accordingly. Also, invasion of my client's privacy has been brought to our attention as well. Posting my client's address along with derogatory or private pictures will be also not be tolerated for the safety of my client. Additionally, I want to make you aware that colluding to make false claims with the FDA is a federal crime. This correspondence serves as an official warning, and failure to comply will result in legal action. - RYNOMy question is: Do we woman in our private Facebook group have to immediately cease all interactions with her Ex? Is this legal or enforceable since we are not part of the gag order. I do understand that her ex could be prosecuted for violating the gag order but can we be prosecuted? To me, this just seems like an baseless threat meant to scare off the woman who are pursuing a class action against her.
I am creating my own dietary supplement products. The
I am creating my own dietary supplement products. The products will be sold in their individual carton boxes. The question is this: Since the product bottle is very very small I have very limited space on it. Therefore, I am wondering if I can eliminate some of the information and use them just on the outer box such as nutritional panel, some claims. Thanks
I have Interstial cystitis, am 61, after years of doing
I have Interstial cystitis , am 61 , after years of doing painful treatments without success My PCp and I made the difficult decision that I needed to take a moderate dose of a narcotic as we had exhausted all other possibilities and recommendations of specialists . My Pcp has retired and the new Doctor I have been assigned to had her medical assistant call me to tell me they would no longer pjrescribe my pain meds . I have never abused my meds never failed a urune test or a pill count never been in trouble with the law ever . I work part time as a psyche nurse . This new Doctor has not looked at my paper chart and has not even met me yet . I am vigilant about checking for new treatments for my illness and there is nothing out there except what I have already tried . I cannot afford to be ill and loose my job at this point in my life . My pain is manageable on my present meds which are very safe. I have suffered since I was twenty with this horrible illness and finally I had found a balance and now my quality of life is being taken away from me with no hope of finding any thing else that will help . My dose is well below the new Maine law and I did read the CDC recommendations and they do make " room for using opioids as part of a comprehensive plan " I am on a special diet , I excercise daily , I do not smoke never did , I drink a glass a wine very rarely ,I do electrical stimulation at home and also do ultrasound and massage . I did some acupuncture but my insurance does not cover it and I cannot afford it . Please help . I am facing a total loss of my quality of life, loss of my job and eventually loss of my home .. Disability would be difficult as I have been working and there is a proven treatment that works ! forJA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Maine - this is not a real estate issue !JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: No I see this new Doctor I was assigned to in the practice next week but I was pre warned by phone that she will not prescribe my narcotic anymore .The medical assistant on the phone admitted they did not have my paper chart , they have limited info on their new electronic record .. The assistant also said I was taking med for osteoporosis which is wrong . I insisted I needed the Doctor to read my paper chart . The assistant called me back and said the Doctor said I needed to see a urologist and I then asked her again if my chart had been looked at and she said no it had not gotten there yet . I then told her that the Doctor will see in my paper chart when reads it that I have seen multiple urologists and had ecxhausted all treatment recommendations ! I insisted they book an appt for me with this new Doctor assigned to me in the practice . They did give me an appt . I have been on theJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: is this a free consultation ?JA: The Lawyer's require payment for their services. It's way less expensive on JustAnswer than face-to-face would cost.Customer: Am confused as you said above real estate law ! Will I be speaking with a lawyer that has experience with patient rights issues .
I've got a startup that sells supplements online - an
I've got a startup that sells supplements online - an "e-commerce supplement company" And am wondering 1. what are some generic warnings/disclaimers that are necessary to 'cover my ass'? 2. should i have supplement-specific warnings as well? cheers!
I'm a food labeling compliance specialist and I'm trying to
Hi Pearl.... I'm a food labeling compliance specialist and I'm trying to find where the FDA allows for herb ingredients in a product to be listed as "herbs" instead of spices (as per 21cfr101.22). Do you have any insight?JA: Have you contacted the seller or manufacturer? What documentation do you have?Customer: I have the list of ingredients for the "herbs" and the ingredient does only contain herbs: cumin, oregano, thyme, and rosemaryJA: Because laws vary based on location, what state are you in?Customer: FloridaJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: nope
I ams tarting a new business in USA. Importing some pickles
Hello Sir/Madam,I ams tarting a new business in USA. Importing some pickles from India to USA and selling them here over internet.The pickles are made from Vegetables, shrimp, goat meat, chicken.My questions are:1. Do I need Govt of USA permissions to import those?2. Do I need to meet US FDA food and dieteray regulations? If yes what is the process? How much money it costs?Thanks
Do the US customs officials look the other way on all dugs
Do the US customs officials look the other way on all dugs other than illegal drugs of course I figure Opiates and things like Amphetamines along with Steroids don't get the 90 day personal use treatment but if I had a prescription from my Dr would importing Human Growth Hormone in small amounts get through customs? I wouldn't even try without a script but its so expensive that nobody can afford it. Thank you?
To socrateaser, only. The very successful dietary supplement
To socrateaser, only.The very successful dietary supplement brand Drs Best Vitamins has been around for at least a decade so I'm certain they'd be experts with FDA and FTC compliance but I noticed they have a scientific fact sheet webpage http://www.drbvitamins.com/learn/scientific-fact-sheets/ which leads to a pdf sheet that endorses each of their used ingredients with medical journal references and is plastered with their own company logo and product so it's an obvious endorsement. Does this represent a loophole I'm not seeing?
If I've taken a drug that recently became FDA approved
Hi,If I've taken a drug that recently became FDA approved (July 2015) and experienced a profound and possibly permanent side effect that is ongoing even after I've stopped the drug, and that side effect, while not listed at all on the FDA label for the drug, is listed on the EMA label (European Medicines Agency), do I have a legal case against the drug maker?