Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro: Vytorin and Zetia Makers Settle Class-Action Suit With Proposed $41.5 Million
BOSTON, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ --- Attorneys representing consumers and third-party payors today announced a proposed $41.5 million settlement with drug manufacturers Merck & Co. (NYSE: MRK ) and Schering-Plough Corporation (NYSE: SGP ) to settle allegations the companies suppr...
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro: McKesson Settles RICO Lawsuit for $350 Million
SEATTLE, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorneys representing consumers and
third-party payers today announced a proposed landmark $350 million settlement
with healthcare services giant McKesson (NYSE: MCK ) to settle allegations the
company fraudulently inflated the price of more than 400 prescriptio...
Hagens Berman Files Class Action Against Bayer Healthcare Over Misleading Marketing Campaign
SEATTLE, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- A group of consumers filed a proposed
nationwide class-action lawsuit earlier this week against Bayer Healthcare
LLC, a subsidiary of Bayer AG (FRA: BAY), alleging the pharmaceutical giant
skirted FDA requirements in marketing two aspirin-based drugs.
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro: Class Action Filed Against Spectranetics
Spectranetics Replaces President and CEO John G. Schulte with Chairman Emile J. Geisenheimer.
SEATTLE, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Hagens Berman
Sobol Shapiro filed a
class-action lawsuit on behalf of those who purchased Spectranetics Company
stock (Nasdaq: SPNC ), claimi...
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro: Attorneys Representing Consumers Prepare for $12 Billion RICO Trial Against McKesson for Alleged Drug Price Manipulation
SEATTLE, Aug. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorneys representing consumers in a
case accusing McKesson (NYSE: MCK ) of illegally rigging the price of
virtually every prescription drug have crossed the final procedural hurdles
and are now preparing for a trial set for December 1 in U.S. District Court
Hagens Berman Appointed Co-Lead Counsel in Case Against Schering-Plough and Merck
Lawsuit claims manufacturers misled consumers about the use of Zetia and Vytorin.
SEATTLE, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Last week the U.S. District Court in
New Jersey appointed Hagens Berman, along with four other firms, co-counsel
in a case against Schering-Plough (...
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro: Nationwide Class Action Certified in Average Wholesale Price Litigation
Industry giant, McKesson, facing billions of dollars in damages.
BOSTON, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Last week a United States District
Court judge certified a nationwide class-action lawsuit against McKesson
Corporation (NYSE: MCK ) that could become the largest class action in the
CORRECTED: Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro Files Suit Against Merck and Schering-Plough
Lawsuit claims companies knowingly misled consumers on the use of Zetia and Vytorin.
NEWARK, N.J., Jan. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Hagens Berman
Sobol Shapiro filed
a proposed class-action lawsuit against Merck (NYSE: MRK ) and
Schering-Plough (NYSE: SGP ), manufacturers...
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro Announces Investigation Into Marketing of Vytorin and Zetia
SEATTLE, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Hagens Berman
Sobol Shapiro has begun
an investigation concerning actions by Merck (NYSE: MRK ) and
Schering-Plough (NYSE: SGP ), manufacturers of Zetia and Vytorin. The
investigation is looking into charges of whether Merck and Schering-Plough
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro: Judge Orders Double Damages, Issues Stinging Rebuke in Average Wholesale Price Case
Court action could set path for future, national litigation.
BOSTON, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Today a U.S. District Court Judge
awarded consumers millions of dollars in damages against drug giants
AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN ) and Bristol-Myers Squib (NYSE: BMY ) for the
companies' role in un...
Berman in Medical Technology
Lutonix Inc. Announces $20 Million Series B Financing
... Venture Partners; Jay Schmelter, Managing Director of RiverVest
Venture Partners; Mike Berman, past medical device company executive and
President of berman
Medical; co-founder and Chief Technical Officer, Lixiao
Wang PhD; and co-founder, President, and CEO, Dennis Wahr, M.D.
"This substantial funding fr...
Allegheny General Hospital Performs First Liver Transplant
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said she and her family are
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Six-Week Investigational Study In Adults With Major Depressive
Disorder Evaluates The Effectiveness of Adjunctive Aripiprazole
Therapy With Antidepressants
...tion to publicly update any forward- looking statement,
whether as a result of new information, future events or
RM, Marcus RN, Swanink R, Carson Jr WH, McQuade RD, Khan A.
Efficacy and safety of aripiprazole as adjunctive therapy in major
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Director of Berman Institute comments on FDA Approval of first human embryonic stem cell trial
"The report today that the FDA has approved the first human clinical trial of an embryonic stem cell-based intervention raises important ethical considerations, but not only, or even primarily, because what is at issue is an embryonic stem cell-based intervention. Although deep-seated disagreemen...
San Diego Supercomputer Center and UCSD announce 'Triton Resource'
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as part of the dedication ceremonies for the supercomputer center's 80,000 square-foot building addition, which will double the size of the existing f...
Rethinking who should be considered 'essential' during a pandemic flu outbreak
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Institute of Bioethics, provides ethical guidance for pandemic planning that ensures a skeletal infrastructure remain intact at all times. Dr. Kass sa...
Brain's reward circuit activity ebbs and flows with a woman's hormonal cycle
...owever, how these hormones influence reward circuit activity in humans has remained unclear.
To pinpoint hormone effects on the reward circuit, berman
and colleagues scanned the brain activity of 13 women and 13 men while they performed a task involving simulated slot machines. The women were scanned...
Brain Scans Reveal How Gene May Boost Schizophrenia Risk
... a mere difference in degree ?in dopamine activity in these two brain areas," explained NIMH's Dr. Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg, who, along with Dr. Karen berman
and colleagues, reported their findings in the April 10, 2005 online edition of Nature Neuroscience.
The NIMH study also for the first time confirm...
Berman in Biological Technology
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro: Lawsuit Filed Against CellCyte Genetics Corporation
suit claims company insiders knowingly misrepresented the company to investors
SEATTLE, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Hagens Berman
Sobol Shapiro filed a
proposed class-action lawsuit on behalf of CellCyte Genetics Corporation
(OTC Bulletin Board: CCYG) shareho...
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro Announces Proposed Class-Action Lawsuit Against CellCyte
SEATTLE, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Hagens Berman
Sobol Shapiro LLP
( http://www.hbsslaw.com/ccyg.htm ) today announced it filed a proposed
class-action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Western
District of Washington at Seattle on behalf of purchasers of the common
stock of Cel...
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro Investigating CellCyte
SEATTLE, Jan 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Hagens Berman
Sobol Shapiro LLP
( http://www.hbsslaw.com/cellcyte.htm ) today announced it is investigating
the business practices of CellCyte (OTC Bulletin Board: CCYG) for potential
violations of securities laws.
The investigation comes after CellCyte's share...
Medarex Announces Presentations at Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
...ical activity in patients (pts) with advanced melanoma treated with ipilimumab" (Abstract #3020, Developmental Therapeutics: Immunotherapy Session) D. berman
- Poster discussion from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. local time on Sunday, May 31, 2009.
"Phase 2 trial of extended dose an...
InstaCare Corp. Continues Turnaround & Reports 291% Revenues Increase in 2Q 2008
For further information, visit the company's Web Site:
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U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approves ABILIFY(R) (aripiprazole) as the First Medication for Add-On Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)
...y of major depressive disorder: results from the national comorbidity survey replication (NCS-R). JAMA. June 18 2003;289(23):3095-3105. (3) berman
RM, Marcus RN, Swanink R, et al. The Efficacy and Safety of Aripiprazole as Adjunctive Therapy in Major Depressive Disorder: A Multicenter, ...
John Bergman, co-founder of Guild Software
...edition when he and his father were chased out of the water by a 10-foot bull shark. "You inevitably get some blood in the water when you spear fish," berman
As a result of the time he spent on a sailboat, or completely submerged in the peaceful blue waters of the Caribbean, Bergman, now 28, devel...