U.S. Court of Federal Claims Opinions
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Influenza (Flu) Vaccine; Acute Demyelinating Encephalomyelitis (ADEM); Record Evidence Does Not Support Alleged Injury. Signed by Special Master Campbell-Smith.
Discovery; Vaccine Rule 7; Original Research Study; Vaccine Safety Datalink. Signed by Special Master Campbell-Smith.
Show Cause Order; Results of Genetic Testing for SCN1A Mutation; Diphtheria Tetanus Acellular Pertussis (DTaP) Vaccine; Dravet Syndrome. Signed by Special Master Hamilton-Fieldman.
Influenza Vaccine; Alleged Guillian-Barré Syndrome; Documented Diagnosis of Coronary Artery Occlusion With Cerebral Infarction; Weight of Record Evidence Contravenes Claimed Injury. Signed by Special Master Campbell-Smith.
Entitlement; trivalent influenza vaccine; Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS); Campylobacter jejuni; death.. Signed by Special Master Zane.
Interim attorneys’ fees and costs; Withdrawal of counsel; Protracted proceedings; Undue hardship. Signed by Special Master Zane.
Entitlement; HPV vaccine (Gardasil), systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis (sJIA). Signed by Special Master Moran.
Vaccine Act; Attorneys' Fees; Reasonable Basis for Claim. Signed by Special Master Hastings.
Hepatitis B Vaccine; Small Nerve Fiber Neuropathy; Finding of Entitlement to Compensation. Signed by Special Master Campbell-Smith.
Vaccine Act Entitlement; Causation-in-fact; Vaccination/Encephalopathy Causation Issue; Vaccination/Autism Causation Issue.. Signed by Special Master Hastings.
Damages, attendant care, lost earning capacity, emotional distress. Signed by Special Master Moran.
Attorneys' fees and costs; reasonable hourly rate; reasonable number of hours; supplemental request. Signed by Special Master Moran.
Entitlement; significant aggravation mitochondrial disorder; decision on remand. Signed by Special Master Moran.
Final application for attorneys' fees and costs; reasonable hours; supplemental decision. Signed by Special Master Millman.
Vaccine case; petitioners’ challenge to a special master’s failure to act on a remanded vaccine case within the statutorily specified time; 42 U.S.C. § 300aa-12(e)(2)(C); absence of mandatory remedy; analogy to a request for relief by way of a writ of mandamus. Signed by Judge Lettow.
Damages; decision based on proffer; hepatitis B vaccine; chronic fatigue syndrome. Signed by Special Master Moran.
Autism; Attorneys’ Fees and Costs. Signed by Special Master Vowell.
Final Application for Attorneys' Fees and Costs; Reasonable Hours. Signed by Special Master Millman.
Vaccine Act; Motion for Review; DTaP Vaccine; Anaphylactic Reaction; Focal Brain Injury; Neurological Injuries; Althen; Causation-in-Fact; Consideration of Petitioner’s Affidavit; Expert Credibility; Consideration of Evidence Deemed Irrelevant. Signed by Judge Sweeney.
Preapproval of Hourly Rate; Reasonable Hourly Rate; Expert Rate. Signed by Special Master Zane.