Category: Finance & Insurance

Lawsuit Filed Against Gilead for Patent Infringement on Hepatitis C Treatments

The University of Minnesota is suing Gilead Sciences Inc. for allegedly infringing on a patent when it marketed 3 Hepatitis C medications that contained sofosbuvir, including Sovaldi, Harvoni and Epclusa. What’s the Problem? September 12, 2016 - According to the...

Life Insurance Fraud

Life Insurance Fraud Lawsuit

Our lawyers are reviewing potential lawsuits for policyholders whose premiums have increased as a result of deceptive behaviors on the part of life insurance companies.

El Nino

El Niño Insurance Denial Lawsuit

Our lawyers are filing lawsuits for people who were denied insurance claims related to El Niño 2016, a weather event that caused hundreds of millions in property damage claims from mudslides, failed roofs and flooding.

Hep C Drug Maker Focused on Profits, Not Patients: Report

Gilead Sciences Inc., makers of the breakthrough Hepatitis C treatments Sovaldi and Harvoni, put profits before patients in pricing the highly expensive medications, according to a bipartisan report from the Senate Finance Committee. What’s the problem? December 1, 2015 -...

Sovaldi Linked to Slow Heartbeat in Hepatitis C Patients

Gilead Sciences’ blockbuster Hepatitis C medication Sovaldi may trigger an abnormally slow heartbeat (bradyarrhythmia) and put patients at risk of passing out, according to a report published in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM). What’s the Problem? November 5,...

Sovaldi Class Action

Potential lawsuits are being reviewed for people who were denied insurance coverage for Sovaldi, a new antiviral medication that has been reported to cure more than 90% of patients with the most common form of Hepatitis C. Update: University of...

Harvoni Class Action

Our lawyers are reviewing potential lawsuits for people who were denied insurance coverage for Harvoni, a new medication that has been reported to cure more than 90% of Hepatitis C patients with few side effects. Update: Gilead Faces Another Lawsuit...

Sovaldi Lawsuit

Sovaldi, a highly effective Hepatitis C treatment drug made by Gilead Sciences Inc., costs $1,000 per pill in the U.S., or about $84,000 for a 12 week regimen. This is much higher than in other countries, and lawsuits allege that...

Harvoni Lawsuit

Our lawyers are reviewing potential lawsuits for people who were denied insurance coverage for Harvoni, a Hepatitis C treatment drug that has reportedly cured up to 90% of patients within 12 weeks. Update: Gilead Sued Over Harvoni Royalties September 12,...

Hurricane

Hurricane Ike Insurance Bad Faith Lawsuit

Insurance bad faith refers to a claim that an insured person has against an insurance company for bad acts. The state of Texas has enacted laws to protect you ... insurance companies owe a duty of good faith in dealing...