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Oct 05, 2017, 19:42 ET Seeger Weiss LLP Reports: Jury Awards over $140 Million in Compensatory and Punitive Damages to Man Injured by AbbVie Drug AndroGel

This afternoon, a federal jury in Chicago awarded more than $140 million to Jeffrey Konrad, a Tennessee man who suffered a heart attack following...


Aug 16, 2017, 14:25 ET Television Producer Critically Injured During "Punkin Chunkin" Event Commences Lawsuit

Seeger Weiss LLP and The Law Offices of Marc S. Albert announced today that they have filed a Complaint with the U.S. District Court for the...


Jul 27, 2017, 11:59 ET Seeger Weiss Welcomes Roy Schwartz as Director of Communications

Seeger Weiss LLP announced today that Roy Schwartz has joined the firm as its new Director of Communications. Previously, Roy was the Assistant...


Jul 24, 2017, 18:20 ET Seeger Weiss LLP Reports: Chicago Jury Finds AbbVie Fraudulently Marketed AndroGel to Injured Oregon Man; Awards $150 Million in Punitive Damages

A federal jury in Chicago found that AbbVie Inc. committed fraud in its marketing of its testosterone replacement therapy drug, AndroGel, awarding...


Jul 18, 2017, 17:56 ET Family of Young Girls Severely Injured in Tennessee County Fair Ferris Wheel Ride Commence Lawsuit Through Seeger Weiss LLP

Two young girls severely injured on a Ferris wheel last summer at the Greene County (Tennessee) Fair filed suit here today in the federal court in...


May 11, 2017, 19:16 ET $54 Million Settlement Resolving Whistleblower Claims Against CareCore National LLC Announced

Seeger Weiss LLP and Milberg LLP today announced that the U.S. Department of Justice, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New...


Jan 30, 2017, 15:59 ET Seeger Weiss LLP and Founding Partner Christopher Seeger Recognized for Influence and Leadership

Leading national plaintiffs' firm Seeger Weiss LLP has been named one of the 25 most influential law firms in America by The Trial Lawyer, the...


Dec 06, 2016, 14:56 ET Prominent Commercial and Antitrust Litigator Joins Seeger Weiss

Leading national plaintiffs' firm Seeger Weiss LLP announced today that Jennifer Scullion, a 20-year litigation veteran and formerly a partner at...


Nov 18, 2016, 13:49 ET U.S. News & World Report Names Seeger Weiss Among Top Tier Plaintiffs Firm in 2017 Best Law Firm Survey

Seeger Weiss has earned top tier rankings nationally and in the New York metro area in the Mass Torts/Class Actions category in the latest edition...


Jan 09, 2016, 06:00 ET Seeger Weiss LLP Reports That FDA Reclassifies Vaginal Mesh As 'High Risk' In Treating Pelvic Organ Prolapse

 Seeger Weiss LLP is reporting that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has increased regulations on vaginal mesh medical devices. These...


Jan 08, 2016, 06:30 ET Seeger Weiss LLP Reports That IVC Filter Lawsuits Against C.R. Bard Have Been Consolidated In A Multidistrict Litigation

 Seeger Weiss LLP is reporting that on August 17, 2015, the more than 50 IVC filter lawsuits against C.R. Bard were consolidated into...


Jan 05, 2016, 21:44 ET Seeger Weiss LLP Reports C.R. Bard Potentially Knew About Fatal Flaws Associated With IVC Filters

 Seeger Weiss LLP reports that company records obtained by NBC News show that C.R. Bard potentially knew about fatal flaws associated with the...


Nov 13, 2015, 06:00 ET Seeger Weiss LLP Reports That Xarelto Multidistrict Litigation Bellwether Trial Dates Set For Early 2017

 Seeger Weiss LLP is reporting that the bellwether trial dates have been set for the Xarelto Multidistrict Litigation (MDL). Presiding District...


Nov 10, 2015, 18:22 ET Seeger Weiss LLP Reports That Volkswagen Has Halted Sales Of 3.0 Liter Diesel 2013-2016 Models

 Seeger Weiss LLP reports that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has found that Volkswagen installed emissions-cheating software...


Oct 29, 2015, 19:18 ET Warner Chilcott to Pay $125 Million to Resolve Kickback Allegations; Seeger Weiss LLP Represented Relators in Historic Healthcare Fraud Whistleblower Lawsuit

 The United States Department of Justice announced today that pharmaceutical manufacturer Warner Chilcott has agreed to plead guilty to...


Oct 26, 2015, 18:55 ET Seeger Weiss LLP Reports On Volkswagen Recall Of 8.5 Million Vehicles In Europe

 Seeger Weiss LLP reports that the widespread Volkswagen recall of 11 million vehicles worldwide will include 8.5 million vehicles in Europe....


Oct 13, 2015, 19:09 ET Seeger Weiss LLP Reports On Potential Congressional Subpoena Of Valeant Pharmaceuticals

 Seeger Weiss LLP is reporting on a potential subpoena of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International. After a drug price hike the company imposed...


Sep 02, 2015, 13:02 ET Seeger Weiss LLP Reports That Zimmer NexGen Knee MDL Bellwether Trial Date Set For October 13, 2015

 Seeger Weiss LLP is reporting that Zimmer Holdings Inc.'s NexGen knee implant bellwether trial will commence October 13, 2015. Since the...


Dec 21, 2014, 17:00 ET Seeger Weiss LLP Wins $54.8 Million Jury Verdict Against Wells Fargo & Co. for Excessive and Prohibited Mortgage Fees

 Seeger Weiss LLP announced that on December 19, a Manhattan federal jury returned a $54.8 million damages award against Wells Fargo & Co....


Jul 22, 2013, 13:30 ET Claim Filing Deadline approaching in Pella "ProLine" Series Window Settlement: CLAIM FORMS DUE TOMORROW: JULY 23, 2013

Complex Litigation Group LLC and Seeger Weiss LLP remind class members that settlement forms are due TOMORROW - July 23, 2013 - in the class action...


Sep 25, 2012, 13:49 ET Hip Implant Recall: Stryker Orthopaedics Recalls Rejuvenate Modular Hip Systems

Seeger Weiss LLP advises that on July 6th, 2012, Stryker issued a voluntary recall of its Rejuvenate Modular Hip System and ABG II Modular-Neck...


Sep 20, 2012, 17:32 ET Legal Action Against Fresenius Draws Nearer Over GranuFlo® and NaturaLyte® Controversy

The FDA's Class-I recall of dialysis drugs GranuFlo and NaturaLyte, issued in June of 2012, is just one of the many troubling developments against...


Jul 02, 2012, 15:42 ET Les avocats des utilisateurs d'Accutane annoncent un verdict de 18 millions $ contre Roche suite aux lacunes de la société en matière d'avertissement des patients sur les risques de maladie inflammatoire de l'intestin

Vendredi dernier, un jury du New Jersey a rendu un verdict de 18 millions $ en faveur de deux anciens utilisateurs d'Accutane et contre...


Jul 02, 2012, 14:17 ET Rechtsberater von Accutane-Anwendern geben Urteil über 18 Millionen US-Dollar gegen Roche aufgrund unzureichender Warnungen der Patienten über entzündliche Darmerkrankungen bekannt

Am späten Freitagabend verkündete eine Jury in New Jersey ein Urteil in Höhe von 18 Millionen US-Dollar zugunsten von zwei...


Jul 01, 2012, 17:13 ET Counsel for Accutane Users Announce $18 Million Verdict Against Roche Over Company's Failure to Properly Warn Patients of Risks of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

 A jury in New Jersey late Friday returned an $18 million verdict to two former Accutane users against Nutley, N.J.-based pharmaceutical...