U.S. Court of Federal Claims Opinions
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Attorneys' Fees and Costs; "Fees for Fees"; Law of the Case
Doctrine; Federal Circuit Rule 47.7; Motions for Review of Fees and Costs Decisions. Signed by Special Master Vowell.
Vaccine Act off-table case; Althen; DTaP; celiac disease; absence of plausible medical theory of causation; statements of treating physicians; document referenced in expert report as party admission; no appropriate temporal association without reputable explanation of mechanism.. Signed by Judge Wolski.
Vaccine Act; application of statutory cap on pain, suffering and emotional distress in death case; 42 U.S.C. § 300aa-15(a)(4); Youngblood v. Sec’y of HHS, 32 F.3d 552 (Fed. Cir. 1994).. Signed by Judge Merow.
National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program; National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act of 1986, 42 U.S.C. §§ 300aa-1 to -34; DTaP Vaccine; Acute Encephalopathy; Seizures; 42 C.F.R. § 100.3(b)(2)(i)(E).. Signed by Judge G. Miller.
Vaccine Act Attorneys' Fees. Reasonable Basis for Claim.. Signed by Special Master Hastings.
Vaccine Act; Motion for Review of Special Master’s Decision; DTaP Vaccination; Infantile Spasms; Lack of Evidence of Causation; Althen Test.. Signed by Judge Wheeler.
Vaccine Act Interim Fees and Costs. Signed by Special Master Hastings.
Measles Mumps and Rubella Vaccine; Dismissal of Claim as Untimely; Equitable Tolling; Significant Aggravation. Signed by Special Master Hastings.
Reasonable Basis to File and Maintain Claim; Reasonable Fees and Costs. Signed by Special Master Vowell.
Attorneys' fees for appellate litigation; determination on remand. Signed by Special Master Moran.
Attorneys' fees and costs, correction of clerical errors in fees judgment, RCFC 60(a). Signed by Special Master Moran.
Hepatitis B; multiple sclerosis; significant aggravation; dismissal; untimely petition; statute of limitations; equitable tolling. Signed by Special Master Zane.
National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act of 1986, 42 U.S.C. §§ 300aa-1 to -34; threefactor analysis under Althen v. Sec’y of Health & Human Servs.. Signed by Judge G. Miller.
Autism; Failure to Prosecute; Failure to Follow Court Orders; Dismissal. Signed by Special Master Hastings.
Motion for Review of Special Master’s Decision; National Vaccine Injury Act, 42 U.S.C. § 300aa-1 et seq.;Standard of Review; Tetanus-Diphtheria Vaccine; Guillain-Barré Syndrome; Molecular Mimicry.. Signed by Judge Horn.
Autism; Causation in Fact; Expert Qualifications; OAP Test Case Theories; Misinterpretation of Records. Signed by Special Master Vowell.
Vaccine Act Damages Issues, Life Care Issues. Signed by Special Master Hastings.
Award of attorneys' fees and costs; reasonable number of hours; reasonable costs. Signed by Special Master Moran.
Hepatitis B Vaccination; Mitochondrial Disorder; Impact of Oxidative Stress; Seizure Disorder and Developmental Delay; Insufficient Proof of Causation. Signed by Special Master Campbell-Smith.
Entitlement; diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis vaccine (DTaP); developmental delays, seizures, infantile spasms; significant aggravation. Signed by Special Master Moran.