PHARMACY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Pharmaceutical Patent Expert Opines on Commercial Licensing Dispute PHARMACY Expert Case

This case involves a commercial dispute between two major pharmaceutical companies with regard to a patent license. An expert with career experience in licensing databases and other public resources was sought to comment on licensing practices in the pharm …

Statin Drug Overdose Prompts Kidney Failure PHARMACY Expert Case

Statin Drug Overdose Prompts Kidney Failure

An elderly man with a history of heart disease filed a malpractice suit against his cardiologist after being prescribed Lipitor and suffering from rhabdomyolysis. Though the man exercised regularly and maintained a healthy diet and exercise regime, his car …

Pharmacy Named in Lawsuit on Topamax Overdose PHARMACY Expert Case

Pharmacy Named in Lawsuit on Topamax Overdose

…  symptoms as a consequence. She had asked her local pharmacy to fill her prescription for 25mg, but became disoriented, stuttered, …

Pharmaceutical IP Experts Opine on Royalty Payments for Drug Patent Holder PHARMACY Expert Case

The case involves a licensing dispute centered in the state of Georgia involving the formulation and testing of a drug that treats neurologic conditions. The drug is a combination of two existing medications, which have been combined into a single therapy. …

Fibromyalgia Patient is Injured by Pain Medication Complications PHARMACY Expert Case

This case involves a patient in his late 30s who was undergoing treatment for fibromyalgia. He was prescribed multiple pain medications throughout the course of his treatment. One of the medications prescribed was a high dosage of Fentanyl. The patient sta …

Pharmaceutical Company Employee Allegedly Steals Trade Secrets PHARMACY Expert Case

Pharmaceutical Company Employee Allegedly Steals Trade Secrets

This case involves an alleged breach of an employee confidentiality agreement, with trade secrets and confidential information passed from one company to another by a senior employee. The plaintiff is a biopharmaceutical firm that focused their R&D on  …

Toxicology Experts Opine on Inappropriate Painkiller Administration PHARMACY Expert Case

This case takes place in Virginia and involves a patient who died from an accidental overdose of prescription drugs repeatedly prescribed. The patient presented due to a chronic medical condition which required an ongoing pain management regime. The patien …