Category Archives: Media

May 3, 2010: Finkelstein & Partners Supports Red Cross Haitian Relief Efforts

Newburgh, NY – Super-sized ceremonial check in hand, Andrew Finkelstein, managing attorney of Finkelstein & Partners LLP, presented representatives from The American Red Cross in Greater New York (ARC/GNY) with a donation of $1,500. The funds will be directed toward the Red Cross’ ongoing relief efforts in Haiti. The money donated was raised, in part, -->

March 14, 2010: Finkelstein & Partners Hosts Jury Expert for Legal Seminar

Finkelstein & Partners Hosts Jury Expert for Legal Seminar Best-selling author, consultant shares expertise, insight with Newburgh firm Newburgh, NY – When it comes to the practice of law, attorneys seek to pursue justice for their clients. Almost as passionately, they maintain a constant pursuit of education, information, and current events, in order to provide -->

March 2, 2010: Newburgh lawyer wins $34.3M verdict for client vs. drugmaker Pfizer

By Christian Livermore NEWBURGH — The Illinois woman who won a $34.3 million verdict against pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has a local attorney to thank for it. A Philadelphia jury ordered drug makers Wyeth Pharmaceuticals and Upjohn Co., both now owned by Pfizer, to pay Donna Kendall — who developed breast cancer after taking hormone-replacement drugs -->

November 23, 2009: Double Trouble for Pfizer: Two juries award more than $103 million to punish Pfizer unit, Wyeth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Date: 11/23/09 Connie Barton and Donna Kendall both have something in common: they stood up to one of the largest and most powerful drug companies in court – and won. Today, in Philadelphia, PA, these two verdicts against Wyeth (a division of Pfizer) over its hormone therapy drugs (Premarin and Prempro) were -->

November 23, 2009: Pfizer Jury Awards $28 Million Over Hormone Drugs

By Sophia Pearson Nov. 23 (Bloomberg) — Two Pfizer Inc. units were ordered to pay a total of $28 million in punitive damages to an Illinois woman who developed breast cancer after taking the companies’ menopause drugs. Wyeth should pay $16 million and Pharmacia & Upjohn $12 million to Donna Kendall of Decatur, Illinois, a -->

April 7, 2009: Lilly, Plaintiff Group Settle Zyprexa MDL Claims

By Tina Peng Law360, New York (April 07, 2009) — A group of plaintiffs has reached a settlement with Eli Lilly & Co. in the continuing multidistrict litigation over the pharmaceutical company’s antipsychotic drug Zyprexa. In a Thursday motion in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, the plaintiffs and Lilly -->