Johnson & Johnson Adds $1 Billion to Opioid Settlement
October 15, 2020
Johnson & Johnson has agreed in principle to contribute to the all-in settlement deal that would resolve opioid lawsuits against the company. The additional commitment brings Johnson and Johnson up to $5 billion in total contributions. The settlement is part of the $48 billion frameworks that four states North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Pennsylvania announced one year ago in which Johnson & Johnson and four...
Buyer Beware! Woman Punctured in Thumb by Two Syringes found in Shoes Purchased Online
October 14, 2020
Today is Amazon Prime Day, but you may want to double-check your deliveries. Fears Nachawati Law Firm is now representing a woman who lives in The Colony area outside of DFW says she was stabbed by two hypodermic needles when she placed her hand in her new just delivered Brooks running shoes purchased through Amazon seller Zappos and delivered through Amazon and she wants to...
Fears Nachawati Senior Counsel Gale Pearson Selected for The Sedona Conference Working Group Series
October 13, 2020
Fears Nachawati Senior Counsel Gale Pearson was selected as a Brainstorming Group Member on Improving the Privilege Log Process for The Sedona Conference Working Group Series. This prestigious group of only 15 provides authoritative, meaningful, and balanced commentary in regard to what is working and not working with respect to the privilege logs. The Sedona Conference Working Group Series was launched in 2002 and represents...
Important Information About Elmiron
October 2, 2020
1.What is Elmiron? Elmiron is the brand name for pentosan polysulfate, a drug first approved in 1996 that is used to treat interstitial cystitis, also known as bladder pain syndrome. Interstitial cystitis is estimated to affect more than 1 million individuals in the United States. Janssen Pharmaceuticals manufactures and distributes Elmiron, which is licensed by Teva Pharmaceuticals. 2.What is Wrong with Elmiron? A number of...
Fears Nachawati Co-Founders Recognized as Texas Trailblazers
October 1, 2020
Bryan Fears and Majed Nachawati, co-founders of Fears Nachawati Law Firm, are among the attorneys heralded as “agents of change” by Texas Lawyer magazine in its 2020 listing of “Texas Trailblazers.” The pair were selected for their leadership in transforming the North Texas law firm they co-founded in 2006 into one of the top products liability plaintiffs’ firms in the nation. The firm remains focused on...
Fears Nachawati ADT Security Class-Action Lawsuits Over Employee’s Video Snooping featured on “Inside Edition”
September 25, 2020
The “Inside Edition” story aired on September 24, 2020 featuring two Fears Nachawati pending class-action lawsuits filed against ADT, one of the largest security companies in the country, alleging that an employee spied on customers and children over a seven-year period through their home security cameras. Attorney Amy Carter and plaintiffs Shana and Randy Doty and Amy and Heath Johnson were interviewed about their experience...