Earlier this week it was announced that the makers of Xarelto® had agreed to pay $775 million to settle approximately 25,000 claims. Bayer Healthcare and Janssen Pharmaceuticals, a division of Johnson & Johnson, agreed to the settlement to resolve substantially all cases concerning Xarelto in both state and federal court. The settlement comes more than […]
Among the issues that the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation is considering at their meeting on March 28th is whether to establish an MDL for the increasing number of cases against Minnesota-based 3M Company® for their Combat Arms™ Earplugs. The Combat Arms Earplugs (CAEv2) were issued to military service members from 2003 to 2015 for […]
Verus is pleased to announce its sponsorship and participation in the upcoming Perrin’s conference “Cutting-Edge Issues in the Asbestos Litigation Conference.” This annual conference will be held on March 11-12 in Los Angeles. Dan Myer, VP of Client Services will be participating in a panel entitled: A Pragmatic Overview of Current Bankruptcy Trust Function and Impact […]
Verus is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the upcoming “HarrisMartin’s 3M Combat Earplugs Litigation Conference.” This conference will be held on March 7, at the Grand Beach Hotel Surfside – FL. To register, please visit the conference’s website. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to schedule an appointment.
Published in Law360, February 8, 2019 By Deb Zonies and Mark Zabel Over the past decade, the opportunities to collect data and then use it to create business value have greatly multiplied. Along with the increased availability of relevant data, analytical tools and techniques have been developed to provide broader and deeper analyses than were previously […]
When dealing with litigation that requires examining hundreds or even thousands of medical records, mass tort law firms are faced with two options. The first is that firms can choose to review medical records in-house, with their own team. This can be a time-consuming and expensive process which requires a law firm to invest thousands […]
Data science techniques enable us to tell powerful stories regarding mass tort claimants. But given the proliferation of data everywhere, quality analysis is critical in mass tort cases and claims adjudication. Data scientists must collect and use the right data and employ the right tools to visualize and interpolate that data to reveal actionable insights. […]
How diversity can benefit your multidistrict litigation Published in the New Jersey Law Journal, December 10, 2018 By Mark Eveland and Deb Zonies If we were able to step back in time and enter a courtroom in the 1960s it’s likely that there would be no minorities in the room, and the only woman would […]