Law Firm News

The Lanier Law Firm Places Four Attorneys on 2020 Texas Rising Stars List

HOUSTON — The Lanier Law Firm is pleased to announce that attorneys Natalie ArmourRegan BradfordBenjamin T. Major and Jonathan Wilkerson have been named to the 2020 Texas Rising Stars list of the state’s top young lawyers.   Continue reading “The Lanier Law Firm Places Four Attorneys on 2020 Texas Rising Stars List”

Rick Meadow Appointed to Committee Driving State Litigation Against Juul

Lanier Law Firm attorney in key role battling vaping epidemic

HOUSTON – Acclaimed Houston trial lawyer Richard “Rick” Meadow of The Lanier Law Firm has been named to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee in litigation against e-cigarette maker Juul in California state court. Nearly 100 cases have been filed so far in the Judicial Council Coordinated Proceeding, or JCCP, which follows a similar process to federal multidistrict litigation (MDL) by consolidating similar legal claims against a common defendant. Continue reading “Rick Meadow Appointed to Committee Driving State Litigation Against Juul”

Tamiflu Fraud Bilked $1.5 Billion From Government, Alleges Whistleblower

Lawsuit: Roche Pharma misrepresented flu drug’s ability to contain influenza pandemic

BALTIMORE – Drug company Hoffmann-La Roche (OTCMKTS – RHHBY) bilked U.S. federal and state governments out of $1.5 billion by misrepresenting clinical studies and falsely claiming that its well-known influenza medicine Tamiflu was effective at containing potential pandemics, according to a recently unsealed whistleblower lawsuit. 
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