February 2013 - Cohen & Malad, LLP

Fungal Meningitis Lawsuits Consolidated in District of Massachusetts

by: Edward B. Mulligan V, Attorney On February 12, 2013, the federal Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) transferred some 134 cases filed against New England Compounding Center, the now-notorious seller of contaminated steroid injections, to the District of Massachusetts for consolidated pretrial proceedings. While a group of plaintiffs argued for consolidation in Minnesota, the… Continue Reading »

Transparency Comes to Your Doctor’s Office via Affordable Healthcare Act

by: Jeff S. Gibson, Attorney Pharmaceutical and medical device makers invest millions of dollars in the research and development of innovative treatments and cures to help improve the quality of life for people all over the world. Such large investments can create a lot of pressure for these products to succeed in the marketplace. To… Continue Reading »

Be One. Have Impact.

by: Kelley Johnson, Attorney I am privileged and honored to be the 2013 Indianapolis Bar Foundation President. The Indianapolis Bar Foundation is the charitable arm of the Indianapolis Bar Association. We are a fundraising organization. Our mission is to advance justice and lead positive change in Indianapolis through philanthropy, education and service. We accomplish this… Continue Reading »