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Oral Surgeon Renews Suit Against Rhode Island Covid-19 Vaccine Mandate, as CDC Eases Guidelines

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Friday, August 19, 2022 - 4:22pm

Even so, the State of Rhode Island has put in place an irrational Covid-19 vaccine mandate on medical professionals, including those who have natural immunity to the virus.

Key Points: 
  • Even so, the State of Rhode Island has put in place an irrational Covid-19 vaccine mandate on medical professionals, including those who have natural immunity to the virus.
  • Rhode Islands order , updated in June, adds a new, not-publicly-discussed section to an existing temporary emergency regulation issued by the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) in 2021.
  • The new rule requires all Medicare and Medicaid certified providers, suppliers, and healthcare workers to get the Covid-19 vaccine.
  • With this lawsuit, it is hoped that Rhode Island can be pushed, kicking and screaming if necessary, to accept the science of naturally acquired immunity to Covid.

In NCLA Win Against IRS, First Circuit Rules Taxpayers Can Indeed Take the Agency to Court

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Friday, August 19, 2022 - 2:10pm

IRS has, until now, successfully prevented federal courts from asserting jurisdiction over a significant constitutional challenge to the agencys unlawful data-collection practices.

Key Points: 
  • IRS has, until now, successfully prevented federal courts from asserting jurisdiction over a significant constitutional challenge to the agencys unlawful data-collection practices.
  • He notes that CIC Services provides clarity that information gathering is a phase of tax administration procedure that occurs before assessment [or] collection.
  • The bad news is the federal government recently passed a law that could lead to hiring over 86,000 new IRS agents.
  • NCLA is a nonpartisan, nonprofit civil rights group founded by prominent legal scholar Philip Hamburger to protect constitutional freedoms from violations by the Administrative State.

Stockholder Alert: Robbins LLP Reminds Investors it Has Filed a Securities Fraud Lawsuit Against Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 8:30pm

The complaint seeks relief on behalf of the named plaintiff and all other similarly situated holders of Ampio during the Class Period.

Key Points: 
  • The complaint seeks relief on behalf of the named plaintiff and all other similarly situated holders of Ampio during the Class Period.
  • The named plaintiff is represented by Robbins LLP.
  • Beginning in 2010 until approximately March 2022, Ampio conducted numerous clinical trials and analyses to determine Ampion's efficacy.
  • About Robbins LLP: A recognized leader in shareholder rights litigation, the attorneys and staff of Robbins LLP have been dedicated to helping shareholders recover losses, improve corporate governance structures, and hold company executives accountable for their wrongdoing since 2002.

Federal Circuit Rules in Favor of Eagle Pharmaceuticals in Vasopressin Litigation

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 5:53pm

Par previously sued Eagle in 2018, alleging infringement of several of its patents and a trial was held in July 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Par previously sued Eagle in 2018, alleging infringement of several of its patents and a trial was held in July 2021.
  • The District Court held that Eagle did not infringe on any of Pars patents, and Par appealed.
  • Oral arguments were held before the Federal Circuit in July 2022.
  • Today, the Federal Circuit issued its decision rejecting Pars arguments and affirming the District Courts finding of non-infringement.

Heim, Payne & Chorush Attorneys in Houston Named Among Best Lawyers in America

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 3:00pm

HOUSTON, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Ten attorneys from the Houston intellectual property law firm Heim, Payne & Chorush are being recognized among the best in the country in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Key Points: 
  • HOUSTON, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Ten attorneys from the Houston intellectual property law firm Heim, Payne & Chorush are being recognized among the best in the country in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
  • The Best Lawyers 2023 Ones to Watch list includes Heim, Payne & Chorush partners Chris First , Alden Harris , and Blaine Larson , as well as firm associates William Collier and Chris Limbacher .
  • "I am personally and professionally proud that more than 80 percent of the lawyers at Heim, Payne & Chorush have been named among the best anywhere," says Mr. Heim.
  • Heim, Payne &Chorush, LLP, represents plaintiffs and defendants in litigation across a broad range of technologies and business sectors.

Robbins LLP Announces It Has Filed a Securities Fraud Lawsuit Against Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 12:51am

The complaint seeks relief on behalf of the named plaintiff and all other similarly situated holders of Ampio during the Class Period.

Key Points: 
  • The complaint seeks relief on behalf of the named plaintiff and all other similarly situated holders of Ampio during the Class Period.
  • The named plaintiff is represented by Robbins LLP.
  • Beginning in 2010 until approximately March 2022, Ampio conducted numerous clinical trials and analyses to determine Ampion's efficacy.
  • About Robbins LLP: A recognized leader in shareholder rights litigation, the attorneys and staff of Robbins LLP have been dedicated to helping shareholders recover losses, improve corporate governance structures, and hold company executives accountable for their wrongdoing since 2002.

Hagens Berman: Class-Action Lawsuit Accuses Ford of Botching “Fix” Doled out for Defect Causing Vehicle Fires in Certain Hybrid Models

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 12:31am

If you purchased or leased a 2020-2022 Ford Escape, 2022 Ford Maverick or 2021-2022 Lincoln Corsair, contact Hagens Berman to find out more about this issue and your consumer rights against Ford.

Key Points: 
  • If you purchased or leased a 2020-2022 Ford Escape, 2022 Ford Maverick or 2021-2022 Lincoln Corsair, contact Hagens Berman to find out more about this issue and your consumer rights against Ford.
  • Ford admits that the Fire Defect Vehicles suffer from engine manufacturing issues that can cause engine failures involving engine block or oil pan breach.
  • But Fords fix is wholly silent as to this admittedly affected component, the lawsuit states.
  • Fords fix is essentially rearranging deck chairs on the Titanic, said Steve Berman, Hagens Berman co-founder and managing partner.

Napoli Shkolnik Clients Lake and Trumbull Counties Awarded $650 Million from Defendants CVS, Walgreens and Walmart

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 11:14pm

Judge Polster ruled that CVS, Walgreens and Walmart must pay over $650 million over 15 years and set up an abatement program for Lake and Trumbull counties.

Key Points: 
  • Judge Polster ruled that CVS, Walgreens and Walmart must pay over $650 million over 15 years and set up an abatement program for Lake and Trumbull counties.
  • The funds will be used in programs to address the fallout from opioid abuse their marketing of opioids caused.
  • On behalf of Napoli Shkolnik clients Lake and Trumbull Counties, who have been devastated by the opioid crisis, we salute the opioid MDL lawyers and trial team for this landmark victory, said Shkolnik.
  • Napoli Shkolnik partners Hunter Shkolnik, Salvatore Badala, Joseph Ciaccio, and the firms Opioid Trial Team represented Nassau County in that trial.

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Inotiv, Inc. - NOTV

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 10:18pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Inotiv, Inc. (Inotiv or the Company) (NASDAQ: NOTV).

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Inotiv, Inc. (Inotiv or the Company) (NASDAQ: NOTV).
  • Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at newaction@pomlaw.com or 888-476-6529, ext.
  • The investigation concerns whether Inotiv and certain of its officers and/or directors have engaged in securities fraud or other unlawful business practices.
  • Founded by the late Abraham L. Pomerantz, known as the dean of the class action bar, the Pomerantz Firm pioneered the field of securities class actions.

Fish & Richardson Secures Win for Exela Pharma Sciences in ELCYS® Patent Infringement Litigation

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 6:58pm

Fish & Richardson secured a significant victory for Exela Pharma Sciences, LLC, the maker of ELCYS, in patent infringement litigation against Eton Pharmaceuticals, Inc., over its intent to produce a generic version of Exelas patented ELCYS product.

Key Points: 
  • Fish & Richardson secured a significant victory for Exela Pharma Sciences, LLC, the maker of ELCYS, in patent infringement litigation against Eton Pharmaceuticals, Inc., over its intent to produce a generic version of Exelas patented ELCYS product.
  • Fish filed a Hatch-Waxman lawsuit in the District of Delaware on behalf of Exela in March 2020 against Eton.
  • Marshaling the scientific evidence through opinion leading industry experts, Fish demonstrated that the patent claims are novel and nonobvious.
  • Fish offers patent prosecution, litigation, trademark, and copyright counseling and advocacy for a broad range of client needs.