Handling Fungal Meningitis Cases Teleseminar: What You Need to Know

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Handling Fungal Meningitis Cases Teleseminar: What You Need to Know 

On-Demand CLE

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January 25

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Presented with AAJ's Fungal Meningitis Litigation Group

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Moderator Instructions
Anne Andrews, CA
Steven D. Resnick, PA
Meningitis Litigation Update
• Overview of the Litigation
• Timeline of Events
• NECC and Affiliated Entities
• Status of Filed Actions
• Massachusetts Coordination
• Upcoming MDL Hearing and MDL Petitions
• Update on the NECC Bankruptcy Proceedings
Kimberly A. Dougherty, MA

Science and Regulatory Issues
• Explanation of the Science of Meningitis
• Infections and Other Injuries
• Methylprednisolone Acetate and Other Medicines at Issue
• Regulatory Oversight of Compounding Pharmacies
Gale D. Pearson, MN

Building Your Meningitis Case, Drafting Your Complaint, and Filing Suit
• Identifying Meritorious Cases
• Confirming the Diagnosis
• Potential Sources of Recovery; Related Entities Naming Facilities that Administered the Injection;  Duty of Physicians to Ensure Safety
• Causes of Action
• Piercing the Corporate Veil
Melvin B. Wright, FL

Question and Answer Session

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