Bryan Fears and Jonathan Novak Published in Wall Street Journal
September 12, 2019
While drug manufacturers and distributors are finally being held responsible for the opioid crisis they unleashed on the country, the task of correcting the widespread damages caused by opioid addiction has just begun. And still there will be those who insist the drug companies did nothing wrong. The Wall Street Journal recently published a letter by Fears Nachawati’s Bryan Fears and Jonathan Novak, written in...
Fears Nachawati Co-Founder Selected to 2019 Texas Super Lawyers List
September 5, 2019
Dallas trial lawyer Majed Nachawati honored for class actions, mass torts DALLAS – Trial attorney Majed Nachawati, co-founding partner of Dallas-based Fears Nachawati Law Firm, has earned recognition on the 2019 Texas Super Lawyers list. Mr. Nachawati’s selection to the annual peer-review listing was based on his class action and mass torts litigation work. He has successfully represented many individuals harmed by prescription drugs, medical...
$572M Opioid Abuse Verdict Sends Shockwaves Through Big Pharma
August 26, 2019
An Oklahoma judge returned a $572 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson on Monday, finding that the pharmaceutical giant’s misleading marketing of highly addictive prescription opioids had created a “public nuisance” in that state. “This is the most important decision yet in this ongoing public health crisis,” said Majed Nachawati, founding partner of Dallas-based Fears Nachawati PLLC, which represents regional governments and other plaintiffs in...
Fears Nachawati Co-Founders Honored Among Top Attorneys in the Country
August 16, 2019
Bryan Fears, Majed Nachawati of Dallas earn Best Lawyers in America recognition DALLAS – Trial attorneys Bryan Fears and Majed Nachawati, co-founding partners of Fears Nachawati Law Firm, have earned selection to the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Mr. Fears was selected for work involving bankruptcy and creditor debtor rights/insolvency and reorganization law. Mr. Nachawati was recognized for his work on behalf...
What Does a Public Client Attorney Do?
July 31, 2019
If you have heard the term public client attorney, you may be wondering what that position entails. A public client attorney is a lawyer whose clients are public entities—such as state and local governments. Public client attorneys protect the legal interests of government entities, school districts, tribes and more. These highly specialized attorneys help clients defend the general public from the whims of powerful corporations...
3M Earplugs That Caused Hearing Problems Lead to Legal Action
July 30, 2019
The military contracted manufacturing company 3M for high-quality earplugs to be used by soldiers, but it has been determined that the earplugs did not keep a tight seal. This allowed dangerously loud sounds to slip through – unbeknownst to the individual wearing the earplugs. As a result, thousands of military veterans across the country have suffered hearing loss because of these defective 3M Combat Arms...