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Napoli Shkolnik PLLC: Part of National Mentoring Month

Napoli Shkolnik PLLC: Part of National Mentoring Month

| Napoli Shkolnik News
At Napoli Shkolnik PLLC, we are engaged in playing an active part of the educational and professional future. We set internal goals and strive to meet them every day, for our clients, our employees and the firm. In addition to supporting numerous educational organizations and sponsoring academic scholarships, the firm is excited to have a…Read the article
Flint Water Crisis: Four More Officials Charged

Flint Water Crisis: Four More Officials Charged

| Environmental Litigation
The situation in Flint can be called a disaster, with officials ignoring health problems, financial red flags and warnings regarding the readiness of the city’s water treatment plant. Now with four more officials facing charges of felonies of false pretenses and conspiracy, misdemeanors of misconduct in office and willful neglect of duty, the finger pointing…Read the article
Partner Jennifer Liakos Named to Abilify Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee

Partner Jennifer Liakos Named to Abilify Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee

| Pharmaceutical Litigation
Congratulations Napoli Shkolnik partner Jennifer R. Liakos for being appointed on the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee in the In re Abilify (Aripiprazole)) Products Liability Litigation (Case No. 3:16-md02734) by Chief United States District Judge M. Casey Rodgers. The Order states there were many applications for this multi-district litigation (MDL); however, the Court appointed the MDL leadership…Read the article
New York Law Journal and The Recorder Front Pages Highlights Napoli Shkolnik PLLC Litigation

New York Law Journal and The Recorder Front Pages Highlights Napoli Shkolnik PLLC Litigation

| Pharmaceutical Litigation
As was reported by Tony Mauro of the NYLJ and Ben Hancock of The Recorder, personal jurisdiction cases are a hot issue right now, with four cases pending before the U.S. Supreme Court. In the Bristol-Myers case, the California Supreme Court ruled that both in-state and out-of-state plaintiffs could sue the pharmaceutical company in California…Read the article
Giving Back to City Harvest and Long Island Cares

Giving Back to City Harvest and Long Island Cares

| Napoli Shkolnik News
Napoli Shkolnik PLLC has a rich tradition of Giving Back to the community. We proudly support local, regional and national initiatives that benefit individuals, families and neighborhood. Philanthropy is truly about assisting others without expecting anything in return other than the knowledge that you have helped. It is not the size of the contribution, it is…Read the article
NYLJ Reports: J&J Knew Cancer Risks Associated with Talc-Based Products

NYLJ Reports: J&J Knew Cancer Risks Associated with Talc-Based Products

| Pharmaceutical Litigation
Johnson & Johnson has known about the increased ovarian cancer risk associated with the use of their talc-based products but failed to warn women who used it. In fact, the supposed family friendly company did nothing, not even putting a warning label on the box despite the numerous research studies showing the connection between talcum…Read the article
Law360 Recognizes Napoli Shkolnik Litigation As A Top Product Liability Case of 2016

Law360 Recognizes Napoli Shkolnik Litigation As A Top Product Liability Case of 2016

| Pharmaceutical Litigation
Law360 Publishes Year-End Report: Recognizes Napoli Shkolnik PLLC Litigation As One of the Top Product Liability Cases of 2016 Law360 Reviews the most significant product liability ruling of the past year. Law360 has assembled a list of the top Product Liability Cases of 2016 in their Year-End Report and has named Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. v.…Read the article
Quest Diagnostics Data Breach: Tens of Thousands Affected

Quest Diagnostics Data Breach: Tens of Thousands Affected

| Commercial Litigation & Class Actions
New Jersey-based Quest Diagnostics Inc. is reporting that one of its web applications (MyQuest by Care 360) has been breached by an unauthorized third party on November 26, 2016. This unknown cyber attack accessed the Protected Health Information of 34,000 individuals, including their name and birth date, information about their lab results and in some cases, telephone…Read the article
Class Action Filed on Behalf of New Hampshire Residents

Class Action Filed on Behalf of New Hampshire Residents

| Environmental Litigation
Potential Water Contamination of Municipal Water Supply in Southern New Hampshire Napoli Shkolnik PLLC and Nixon, Vogelman, Barry, Slawsky & Simoneau P.A. have filed a class action complaint in the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire against Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, on behalf of twenty-two Southern New Hampshire residents who were potentially exposed…Read the article
Hunter Shkolnik: Plaintiffs’ Executive Committee

Hunter Shkolnik: Plaintiffs’ Executive Committee

| Napoli Shkolnik News
We are proud to announce that Partner Hunter J. Shkolnik has been named as a Plaintiffs’ Executive Committee Member in the Johnson & Johnson Talcum Powder Products Marketing, Sales Practices and Products Liability Litigation (Case Number: 3:16-md-02738-FLW-LHG)  by United Stated District Judge Freda L. Wolfson of the United States District Court of New Jersey. The…Read the article

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