Kendall Heebink

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MDL Panel Moves to Centralize Tasigna Litigation in Florida

The Judicial Panel on Multi district Litigation recently ruled on a centralization request made by a plaintiff in ongoing litigation against pharmaceutical company Novartis. The plaintiff who made the request had originally filed in the...

Environmental Groups Sue EPA Administrator Over Lack of Action

Michael S. Regan is being sued in his official capacity as Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) by plaintiffs Center for Environmental Health, the Sierra Club, and the Center for Biological Diversity. The complaint...

Blue Cross Blue Shield Reimbursement Suit Removed from LA County

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBS) removed a lawsuit over insurance coverage filed against it in Los Angeles state court to the Central District of California federal court on Tuesday. The plaintiff in the...

Biden Administration Rescinds Controversial Trump-Era Drug Pricing Rule

On August 3, 2021, Department of Health and Human Services secretary Xavier Becerra announced a proposed rule describing the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) intention to rescind a Trump-era rule concerning Medicare Part...

Plaintiff Cites Family Medical Leave Act Violations in Wrongful Termination Lawsuit

A lawsuit was filed by Milagros Del Valle on Friday in the Southern District of Florida, Miami Division, against her former employer, Gastro Health, LLC. Del Valle alleged that the defendant violated the Family Medical...

Pharmaceutical Company Accused of Terminating Employee Over Disability Accommodations

Charlotte Merrill filed a lawsuit against her former employer, Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America Inc., in the Galveston County Judicial District in early July which the defendant moved to the Texas Southern District on Friday citing...