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Maryland Drug and Medical Device Recall Lawsuits & Attorneys

NOTICE: The Drug Law Center is no longer accepting these type of cases. This page is strictly for informational purposes. We appreciate your cooperation and understanding by not contacting our office on these cases. We are actively investigating and prosecuting cases involving Valsartan cancers. For information on Valsartan lawsuits, look here.

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Maryland Bad Drug Lawsuits & Maryland Defective Medical Device Cases

Maryland Bad Drug Lawsuits & Maryland Defective Medical Device Cases

The pharmaceutical and medical device industries have brought many new products to the market to alleviate the symptoms of common ailments and medical problems, which often improve the patient’s health or extend their life. Unfortunately, many of these products have serious adverse side effects, which often leave the patient with additional injuries, declining health or a premature death. Usually, the victim is left with no other option than to file a Maryland bad drug lawsuit, medical malpractice claim, or Maryland defective medical device case against those who caused them harm.

The links below provide immediate access to much-needed resources to determine whether you have a valid case for financial compensation. This includes Maryland statute of limitations, medical resources, legal resources, state and local bar associations and access to quality legal services.

State of Maryland Statute of Limitations

Maryland Civil Statute of Limitations Laws — Code Provisions (Section § 5-109)

The Maryland statute of limitations code restricts the amount of time a victim or surviving family members can file a claim against the pharmaceutical company, medical device manufacturer, hospital, doctor, or other health care provider. Failing to file the necessary paperwork in the appropriate timeframe – before the statute of limitations expires – could take away the only legal opportunity victim or surviving family member has at seeking the compensation they deserve.

  • Personal Injury / Negligence – 3 Years
  • Product Liability – 3 Years
  • Wrongful Death – 3 Years ‘from date of death unless caused by occupational disease whereupon shorter of 10 years from death or 3 years from time the cause of death is discovered. (Note: A Maryland appellate court has ruled that a widow’s wrongful death action was timely if she was unaware that her late husband’s mesothelioma was caused by asbestos exposure).’
  • Medical Malpractice – 5 Years “from injury or 3 years from discovery. If plaintiff under 11, period commences on 11th birthday unless damage is to reproductive system or by foreign object and then it commences at age 16.”
  • Intentional Torts – 1 Years

Maryland Medical Resources

State of Maryland Legal Resources

Maryland State Law Library
361 Rowe Blvd, Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 260-1430

Baltimore County Law Library
Baltimore County Circuit Court
401 Bosley Ave
Baltimore, MD 21204
(410) 887-3086

Carroll County Law Library
200 Willis Street
Westminster, MD 21157
(410) 386-2672

Cecil County Law Library
129 E Main St #203
Elkton, MD 21921
(410) 996-5325

Anne Arundel County Law Library
8 Church Cir # 303
Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 222-1387

Howard County Law Library
8360 Court Ave
Ellicott City, MD 21043
(410) 313-2135

State, County and City Bar Associations

Anne Arundel Bar Association
PO Box 161
Annapolis, MD 21404
(410) 280-6950

Baltimore County Bar Association
401 Bosley Ave
Towson, MD 21204
(410) 337-9100

Bar Association of Baltimore City
111 N Calvert St Ste 627
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 539-5936

Bar Association of Montgomery County
27 W Jefferson St
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 424-3454

Howard County Bar Association
3451 Court House Dr.
Ellicott City, MD 21043
(443) 574-5018

Maryland State Bar Association
520 W Fayette St Ste 100
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 685-7878

Prince George’s County Bar Association
14330 Old Marlboro Pike
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
(301) 952-1440

Legal Services for Maryland Communities

Competent personal injury attorneys who specialize in Maryland bad drug cases, medical malpractice claims, and Maryland defective medical device lawsuits are available in every community, urban center and rural area in the state including:

  • Baltimore
  • Frederick
  • Gaithersburg
  • Bowie
  • Rockville
  • Hagerstown
  • Annapolis
  • College Park
  • Salisbury
  • Cumberland
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The Drug Law Center is sponsored by lawyers who represent individuals and families who have suffered a serious injury or death from a dangerous drug or medical device. While these medical inventions have been marketed to improve the quality of life for people, unsafe drugs and poorly designed medical devices can drastically reduce the quality of life for the individual and his or her family.

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