New Study Finds Link Between Antidepressants and Birth Defects

May 02, 2017

Depression is one of the most serious and seldom talked about disorders, affecting over 15 million American adults. To make matters even worse, antidepressants can often produce several additional side effects in patients, including sexual effects, dangerous and uncontrollable impulse

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A Glimpse into a World Without Net Neutrality

April 04, 2017

Net neutrality is a complicated, almost abstract concept. For as long as we’ve had the Internet, net neutrality has been the law of the land and we’ve all had access to the same websites and services as everyone else. Changes

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The Assault on Class Actions is an Assault on Your Civil Liberties

March 30, 2017

It’s almost hard to believe that it’s been less than 100 days since the Trump administration took office. In that time, several pieces of legislation have been introduced that seek to roll back and abolish regulations across a wide spectrum

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The Dangers of Essure Removal

March 16, 2017

Essure is marketed as the only permanent birth control device that doesn’t require a surgery. But while implanting the device may be a short procedure that can be performed in the doctor’s office, women who decide to undergo Essure removal

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Total (Product) Recall

March 08, 2017

When researching a purchase, there are a lot of factors to consider. Did it get good reviews? Does it have all of the features you want? Is priced competitively? But as of late, one additional factor has become increasingly important:

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Will the Net Neutrality War Reignite in 2017?

February 08, 2017

  In 2015, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) took a stand to defend net neutrality by passing regulations designed to protect Internet users from being relegated to online “slow lanes.” But like many of the new laws from the past

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The Significance of The FDA’s Essure Black Box Warning

January 25, 2017

  Watch virtually any drug commercial long enough and, after the deliriously happy looking actors are done twirling in a meadow, you’ll likely be presented with a laundry list of side effects patients may experience. While these side effects often

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What the Death of the CFPB Could Mean For You

January 02, 2017

The results of the November presidential election shocked the world, leaving many to wonder what the future will hold when President-Elect Donald Trump eventually assumes the role of President. With his administration nearly assembled, experts are predicting that many of

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Your Kid’s Toys may be Spying and Reporting to a Defense Contractor

December 22, 2016

  When you buy a new toy for your kids, you probably have some realistic expectations. If it needs batteries, it probably won’t come with them. A barely-upgraded version will likely be on store shelves by February. One expectation that

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Wexler Wallace Gives Back at Conerstone Community Outreach

December 13, 2016

Around the office, we have a saying: “Life is short. Do something that matters.” It’s in that spirit that we were honored to volunteer our time this Tuesday at Chicago’s Cornerstone Community Outreach. For nearly 30 years, Cornerstone Community Outreach

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