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Keywords: re: Public Order/Ruling Damages; attendant care; living at home; statutory interpretation
Keywords: re: Public Decision Proof of Vaccination; Fact Ruling and Dismissal Decision; Flu Vaccine; GBS; CIDP; Ruling on the Record
Keywords: re: Public Decision DTaP, Hib, hepatitis B vaccines; seizure disorder; reactive oxygen species; oxidative stress; weight of contemporaneous medical records; mitochondrial disorder; rechallenge; Althen prongs; unreliable medical theory; factual predicate not proven; medically-inappropriate time frame.
Keywords: re: Public Order/Ruling Offset; Compensation; Disability Insurance; Lost Wages
Keywords: re: Public Decision HPV Vaccine; Gardasil; Juvenile Ankylosing Spondylitis; JAS; Causation-in-Fact; Expert; Qualifications
Keywords: re: Public Decision Entitlement; human papillomavirus vaccine ("HPV"); lupus
Keywords: re: Public Order/Ruling Motion for Redaction of Fact Ruling; 42 U.S.C. § 300aa-12(d)(4)(B); Privacy; Medical Information; Complete Anonymity; E-Government Act; Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Keywords: re: Public Decision Interim attorneys' fees and costs, reasonable hourly rate, reasonable number of hours, SCN1A case
Keywords: re: Public Decision Award of attorneys' fees and costs on an interim basis; award for petitioners' costs; award in the amount to which respondent has not objected
Keywords: re: Vaccine Act Interim Fees and Costs; Attorney and paralegal hourly rates; Reasonableness of claimed attorney hours
Keywords: re: PUBLIC DECISION Damages; decision based on proffer; influenza vaccine; shoulder injury related to vaccine administration (SIRVA)
Keywords: re: Public Decision: HPV vaccine (Gardasil); neurocardiogenic syncope; basilar migraine
Keywords: re: PUBLIC DECISION Interim Costs; Protracted Proceedings; Expert Costs.
Keywords: re: Judge Vaccine Reported Opinion Vaccine case; receipt of varicella zoster ("shingles") vaccine, request for award of attorneys' fees and costs; 42 U.S.C. § 300aa-15(e)(1); petition brought in good faith and upon a reasonable basis (EB)
Keywords: re: Public Decision, Judge Vaccine Reported Opinion. National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act of 1986, 42 U.S.C. §§ 300aa-1 to -34 (2012); Lack of Clarity in Credibility and Reliability Determinations; Remand. (TQ)
Keywords: re: PUBLIC DECISION Attorneys Fees and Costs; Costs Incurred in Future; Guardianship Costs; Fees for Referring Attorney
Keywords: re: Judge Vaccine Reported Opinion: Vaccine Injury Claim; Attorneys Fees; Costs; Denial; Reasonable Basis; 42 U.S.C. § 300aa-15(e)(1); Totality of the Circumstances; Attorney Activities or Conduct; Statute of Limitations.
Keywords: re: Public Decision Attorney Fees and Costs; Agreed Upon Hourly Rates
Keywords: re: Public Decision damages, award of compensation on interim basis, reconsideration
Keywords: re: PUBLIC DECISION Vaccine Act Entitlement; Causation-in-fact; Gardasil Vaccination; Rheumatoid Arthritis; Denial.