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Terry Baynes

Chicago sues painkiller makers for deceptive marketing

Jun 03 2014

The city of Chicago has filed a lawsuit against five large narcotics makers alleging they contributed to the country’s prescription drug epidemic by deceptively promoting their painkillers.

Chicago sues painkiller makers for deceptive marketing

Jun 03 2014

June 3 The city of Chicago has filed a lawsuit against five large narcotics makers alleging they contributed to the country's prescription drug epidemic by deceptively promoting their painkillers.

California consumers say duped by Blue Shield's limited Obamacare plans

May 15 2014

Consumers who purchased new health plans from Blue Shield of California have sued the insurer, claiming they were misled into thinking the insurance would cover their desired doctors and hospitals.

California consumers say duped by Blue Shield's limited Obamacare plans

May 15 2014

May 15 Consumers who purchased new health plans from Blue Shield of California have sued the insurer, claiming they were misled into thinking the insurance would cover their desired doctors and hospitals.

GM crash victim's family files new lawsuit, claims company lied

May 12 2014

A Georgia couple who settled with General Motors Co last year over their daughter's fatal car crash linked to a faulty ignition switch has filed a new lawsuit against the automaker.

GM crash victim's family files new lawsuit, claims company lied

May 12 2014

May 12 A Georgia couple who settled with General Motors Co last year over their daughter's fatal car crash linked to a faulty ignition switch has filed a new lawsuit against the automaker.

Lawyers start mining the Medicare data for clues to fraud

Apr 14 2014

Within hours of the U.S. government's unprecedented release last week of a trove of Medicare billing data, a small fraternity of lawyers who specialize in representing whistleblowers in healthcare fraud cases began to mobilize.

Lawyers start mining the Medicare data for clues to fraud

Apr 14 2014

April 14 Within hours of the U.S. government's unprecedented release last week of a trove of Medicare billing data, a small fraternity of lawyers who specialize in representing whistleblowers in healthcare fraud cases began to mobilize.

SEC scores partial win in insider trading case over 2009 Sanofi deal

Mar 06 2014

Federal securities regulators have won a partial victory against two brothers accused of trading on inside information in 2009 about French pharmaceutical company Sanofi's plan to buy a Tennessee-based company.

SEC scores partial win in insider trading case over 2009 Sanofi deal

Mar 06 2014

March 6 Federal securities regulators have won a partial victory against two brothers accused of trading on inside information in 2009 about French pharmaceutical company Sanofi's plan to buy a Tennessee-based company.

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