Bronx Jury Awards 60 Million Dollars to Woman in Medical Malpractice Case
GREAT NECK, N.Y., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- PARKER WAICHMAN ALONSO LLP , one of the nation's premier plaintiffs' litigation firms today obtained a monumental Sixty Million ($60,000,000) Dollar verdict in a medical malpractice action awarded to a Bronx woman, Allison Hugh against Ferdinand...
Align Technology Announces Jury Verdict in Patent Litigation With Ormco Corporation
SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Align Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALGN ) today announced that a jury
delivered a verdict against Align in a lawsuit brought by Ormco Corporation (Ormco) against Align Technology, Inc. (Align) in the U.S. District Court for the Central District...
Chicago Lawyers Represents Plaintiff in Trial That Results in $23.7 Million Jury Verdict over Fatal 2004 Trucking Accident
Martin Healy, Jr. and Jack Cannon of The Healy Law Firm represent a plaintiff in a consolidated trial, producing largest ever injury verdict in Will County, Illinois
Chicago (Lexis Nexis) March 27, 2009 -- In what is believed to be the largest injury verdict ever in Wil...
York County Jury Awards $4.4 Million in Birth Injury
ROCK HILL, S.C., Feb. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- A York County jury
on Friday awarded $4.4 million to the parents of a child who suffered a brain injury at birth. The award was against Piedmont Hospital.
said the hospital was at fault when it assigned a nurse trainee to monitor Robin Wilson...
New Jersey Jury Awards $12.9 Million to Three Patients Whose Use of Roche Acne Medication Accutane Found to Cause Severe Bowel Illness
Three Florida residents took Accutane as teens, developed inflammatory bowel disease; Plaintiffs represented jointly by law firms Hook Bolton; Seeger Weiss; and Beggs & Lane
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- In another major courtroom verdict linking powerful acne medicati...
Ft. Lauderdale Jury Awards Couple over $3 Million in Secondhand Asbestos Exposure Case
FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- After six hours of
deliberation, a Broward County Jury
awarded a 57 year old woman and her
husband $3,606,000.00 in a secondhand exposure case. Lynda and Michael Daly
claimed that Mrs. Daly's mesothelioma was a result of her secondhand
exposure to a...
Schering-Plough to Appeal Jury Decision in Missouri Reimbursement Case
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Schering-Plough
Corporation (NYSE: SGP ) said today that it strongly believes that the
decision reached by a jury
in Missouri related to reimbursement by
Missouri's Medicaid program of certain products sold by Warrick
Pharmaceuticals, the company's...
Los Angeles Jury Convicts Defendant of Fraud Involving More Than $1.1 Million in False Billing to Medicare
Thirteenth Trial Conviction for Medicare Fraud Strike Force Since
WASHINGTON, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A federal jury
Angeles today convicted the owner and operator of Pacific City Group Inc.,
a Los Angeles based durable medical equipment (DME) company, of defraud...
How best to treat chronic pain? The jury is still out
INDIANAPOLIS -- How best to alleviate chronic pain, a leading cause of disability and employee absenteeism, continues to perplex both patients and their doctors.
A review of recent studies on pain medicine appearing in the June 2008 issue of the Journal of General Internal Medicine reports tha...
The Lanier Law Firm Will Appeal Court Reversal of Jury Award to Widow in Nation's 1st Vioxx Trial
HOUSTON, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lanier Law Firm is announcing its
plans to appeal a decision issued today by the 14th Court of Appeals in
Brazoria County in favor of Whitehouse Station, N.J.-based Merck & Co.
(NYSE: MRK ). In the ruling, the court overturned a jury's determination
Jury in Medical Technology
Jury in Medical Dictionary
...g and chiropractic research in pregnancy and children Breech vaginal birth is safe with a patient doctor with breech experience. ... The jury
is out on the routine use of epidurals during a vaginal breech birth . ... A breech birth (also known as breech presentation) refers to t...
Jury in Biological News
Mobile Communication Market Opens up for Biometrics - Precise Biometrics Awarded 1st Prize at GSMA World Mobile Congress
...(TM), which enables secure and easy authentication to any high
value transaction using a mobile phone.
- "We are most pleased that the SIMagine jury
once again awarded Precise
Match-on-Card for mobile phones. This year, we take the technology one step
further and demonstrate an entire solution for ...
Lovejoy and Laurance, BBVA Foundation award in ecology
...ers there track the "before and after" of ecosystem fragmentation with regard to the abundance of species, obtaining novel data of immense value.
of the BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award also singled out both researchers' endeavors in training new generations of Amazonia researchers a...
Wallace S. Broecker wins the BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Climate Change
...e crucial issues facing 21st century society.
in this inaugural edition singled out the pioneeri...as emissions from human activities", concludes the jury
in its resolution.
Wallace S. Broecker, born in ... in climate regulation through CO2 exchange.
deciding the winner in this inaugural edition was ...
Elsevier announces winners of 3rd Annual Scopus Young Indian Scientist Award
...nter University Centre for Astronomy & Astrophysics
& Dr. Satyabrata Patnaik, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
Finalists were selected by a jury
of eight panelists, one peer from each discipline. Applicants were selected based on statistical key criteria such as number of citations, their h-ind...
Fish choose their leaders by consensus
...ng its decisions on the basis of consensus originated with the French philosopher Condorcet in the 18th century, Sumpter said. Condorcet justified the jury
system by showing that the probability that a majority of independent-minded individuals is correct in a decision between "guilty" and "not guilty" in...
Heart valves that grow with the patient
...ve Therapy" (Rebirth) at the MHH, in which Haverich is developing new methods of growing tissue in his role as coordinator. All this has convinced the jury
made up of renowned experts from science and business in the preliminary selection for the Federal President's Future Prize.
The German Future Priz...
Geologist who linked cosmic strike to dinosaurs' extinction takes top prize
... Designed to recognize sweeping achievements on par with the Nobel (which has no regular prize in earth sciences) it is given every several years by a jury
appointed by the president of Columbia University. The most recent awards were in 2004 to climate-change scientists Sir Nicholas Shackleton of the Uni...
BBVA Foundation Awards for Biodiversity Conservation
...enerate wealth and well-being for the community".
An international award jury
honored the eminent scientists Harold Mooney (Stanford University) and Pete...oneering professional career in the environmental communication field". The jury
also underscored that Benigno Varillas has created a new school in the comm...
Buckminster Fuller takes on big coal
...onomic basis for lasting renewal," wrote the award jury
in picking his submission out of entries from arou... coal has been extracted in devastating ways," the jury
Because of its sweeping scope, the jury
felt that Todd's proposal embodied the vision of s...
When the chips are down -- soak them!
...aking them for 2 hours reduced the formation of acrylamide by up to 23%, 38% and 48% respectively but only if they were fried to a lighter colour. The jury
is still out on chips that are fried to a deep, dark brown.
Jury in Biological Technology
Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. Awarded $1.67 Billion Patent Jury Verdict from Abbott Laboratories
HORSHAM, Pa., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. announced today that a federal jury
has returned a verdict of $1.67 billion against Abbott Laboratories in a patent infringement suit.
"We are pleased that the jury
has ruled in our favor in the patent litigation case against A...
Martek to Obtain Permanent Injunction Against Lonza in U.S. Patent Infringement Suit; Jury Verdict on Infringement of Two of Three Patents Upheld by Judge
COLUMBIA, Md., Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Martek Biosciences
Corporation (Nasdaq: MATK ) today announced that a judge in the United
States District Court in Wilmington, Delaware, has ruled on various
post-trial motions and will enter a permanent injunction in Martek's favor
against the ...
The Law Offices of Brian D. Witzer Wins 6+ Million Dollar Verdict
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A jury
in Pasadena, California awarded over $6 million to an 82 year-old Chinese female immigrant who suffered Stevens-Johnson Syndrome/Toxic Epidermal Necro...
Haemonetics Receives Favorable Ruling in Patent Lawsuit against Competitive Technology
...uling in the Company's lawsuit against Fenwal, Inc.
In January 2009, a jury
issued a verdict in favor of Haemonetics, finding that Fenwal's ALYX Component Collection System consumable infringes a U.S. Haemonetics patent. The jury
awarded Haemonetics $15.7 million in damages for past infringement. On Jun...
Boston Scientific Announces First Quarter Special Items
... first quarter. The Company does not plan to record any additional charges in relation to this settlement. Prior to this settlement, a federal court jury
in Texas found that the Company's TAXUS(R) Express(R) and TAXUS(R) Liberte(R) stent products infringe Dr. Saffran's patent and awarded him damages of ...
Otonomy Introduces Scientific Advisory Board
...l of Scientific Trustees of the Deafness Research Foundation. He is a member of the Collegium Oto-Rhino-Laryngologicum Amicitiae Sacrum and chairs the jury
for this international otolaryngology research society.
Stefan Heller, Ph.D.
Dr. Heller is associate professor in the departments of Otolaryn...
Peter Zoller and Ignacio Cirac, awarded by the BBVA Foundation
...cists Peter Zoller (Austria, 1952) and Ignacio Cirac (Manresa, 1965), "for their fundamental work on quantum information science", in the words of the jury
chaired by Theodor W. Hnsch, Nobel Prize in Physics. Zoller and Cirac's research is opening up vital new avenues for the development of quantum comput...
Zayed Future Energy Prize Recognizes Dipal C. Barua
...airman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and Chairman of the jury
for ZFEP. "The technologies and the innovative solutions that we've seen th...mittee of senior technical, commercial and energy policy experts.
members -- Olafur Ragnar Grimsson, President of the Republic of Iceland; Kh...
Court of Appeals Overturns 2005 Patent Verdict Against Cordis
...nd Boston Scientific Corporation's Ding patent invalid, and reversed a 2005 jury
finding that Cordis Corporation's CYPHER(R) Sirolimus-eluting Coronary Sten...dis is very pleased with this significant Court decision.
The original jury
verdict was rendered in July 2005 in Wilmington, Delaware. The Ding patent...
Myngle Best ICT Company at the European Ventures Summit
...n the education world and has developed the
right solution for its customers," said Stefan Tirtey, from private equity
firm Doughty Hanson, one of the jury
members. "The market potential is high
and the path to growth and profitability defined by Myngle is clear and well
thought out. The excellent present...
Jury in Biological Definition
... of the suspect being the guilty one. This argument is not sound unless the suspect was drawn at random from the population of the country. In fact, a jury
should consider how likely it is that an individual matching the genetic profile would also have been a suspect in the case for other reasons. The fal...