U.S. Court of Federal Claims Opinions
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Entitlement; Dravet syndrome; SMEI; Kawasaki syndrome; SCN1A; genetic mutation; GEFS+; seizure disorder; febrile; afebrile; epilepsy; DTaP vaccine. Signed by Special Master Lord.
Motion to Vacate Judgment; Vaccine Rule 36; RCFC 60(b)(6); Motion for Reconsideration; Vaccine Rule 10(e); interest of justice standard; counsel’s failure to make timely filings into a meaningfully developed record; a full and fair opportunity to present case.. Signed by Special Master Campbell-Smith.
Autism; Failure to Prosecute; Failure to Follow Court Orders; Dismissal. Signed by Special Master Campbell-Smith.
Petitioners’ Motion for a Decision Dismissing the Insufficient Petition; Proof of Causation; Vaccine Act Entitlement; Denial Without Hearing. Signed by Special Master Vowell.
Autism; Statute of Limitations; Speech and Language Delay; First Symptom of Manifestation of Onset; Equitable Tolling; Dismissal. Signed by Special Master Vowell.
Motion to dismiss petition; Pneumococcal vaccine. Signed by Special Master Moran.
Damages; decision based on proffer; influenza vaccine; transverse myelitis.. Signed by Special Master Moran.
Attorneys’ fees and costs; Cost of establishing a guardianship. Signed by Special Master Golkiewicz.
Attorney fees and costs; Attorney hourly rate; Reasonable hours expended on attorneys’ fees and costs litigation; Davis County exception. Signed by Special Master Golkiewicz.
Review of Special Master’s Vaccine Act Decision; Alleged Seizure Disorder Caused by Hepatitis B Vaccine; Petitioners’ Failure to Establish Evidence of Inflammation; Court’s Deference to Special Master’s Reasonable Review of Evidence.. Signed by Judge Wheeler.
Vaccine Act; Interim Fees; Reasonable Basis; Avera; Shaw. Signed by Judge Bruggink.
Interim fees; reasonable amount of attorneys' fees and costs. Signed by Special Master Moran.
Interim costs, reasonable compensation for expert, adequacy of documentation. Signed by Special Master Moran.
Damages; vaccine-related injury; Zatuchni, Diphtheria-Tetanus-acellular-Pertussis (DTaP); whether parents of deceased child may recover for his lost earning capacity; sufficient severity; reasonable anticipation. Signed by Special Master Lord.
Entitlement, hepatitis B vaccine, Crohn's disease, reliability of expert's theory, challenge-rechallenge. Signed by Special Master Moran.
Attorneys' Fees and Costs; Avera; Davis County exception; Laffey Matrix; prior civil litigation; Perdue v. Sonny A. Signed by Special Master Millman.
Autism; Attorneys’ Fees and Costs. Signed by Special Master Vowell.
Encephalitis vs. ADEM; flu vaccine; upper respiratory infection; strokes; two-month onset from vaccination. Signed by Special Master Millman.
Attorneys’ fees and costs; unavailability of petitioner; issuance of check in attorney’s name alone.. Signed by Special Master Lord.
National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act, 42 U.S.C. §§ 300aa-1 - 300aa-34 (2006); petition for review after remand; proof of causation in fact; 42 U.S.C. § 300aa-12(d)(3)(A)(I); review of findings of fact by special master.. Signed by Judge C. Miller.