By Cindy L. Nations November 2, 2009 – A large group status conference is scheduled for November 5, 2009 at 9 a.m. Eastern time in the Northern District of Ohio before MDL Judge Dan A. Polster. The agenda includes many important items, including discovery and expert testimony issues regarding bellwether […]
July 28, 2010 – The Nations Law Firm is pleased to announce that Cindy L. Nations has become the firm’s new managing partner effective July 28th, 2010. Cindy Nations received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from The University of Texas at Austin, graduating with honors and with special honors […]
July 7 – 14, 2010 (please see Mr. Nations speech dates by clicking “more” below) Vancouver Convention & Exhibition Centre – Vancouver Canada American Association for Justice Annual Convention AAJ Law Student Program Presented by the Law Student Services Committee July 10 – Topic: Dispelling Law School Trial Advocacy Myths 12:45pm-1:30pm AAJ […]
June 28 – 30, 2010 Louisiana Association for Justice – Post-Legislative Retreat 2010 Topic: Powerful Persuasion: Past, Present and Future Carmel Valley Ranch – Carmel Valley, CA
Posted April 19, 2010 by Cindy L. Nations DePuy Orthopedics, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, announced a global recall of the following hip implants on August 24, 2010: ASR™ XL Acetabular System ASR™ Hip Resurfacing System The devices were recalled because of a design defect that causes metallic ions […]
Posted April 19, 2010 by Cindy L. Nations The Aletheia Institute is presenting a 2-hour virtual workshop and roundtable event for its members and guests on Wednesday April 21, 2010 from 3-5 p.m. EDT. The workshop, entitled Start to Finish: Building a Successful Damages Model, offers a revolutionary approach to […]
Posted Mar 27, 2010 by Cindy L. Nations Renowned trial attorney and one of the most sought-after legal speakers, Howard L. Nations will be addressing attorneys from across the country on April 22, 2010 at the Mass Torts Made Perfect conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. Mr. Nations will discuss hi-tech […]
Posted March 26, 2010 by Cindy L. Nations A Pretrial Conference is scheduled for Thursday, April 1, 2010 at 1:30 p.m. before Judge Donald M. Middlebrooks in the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, West Palm Beach Division. This is in the Trasylol multi-district litigation consisting of nation-wide lawsuits […]
Speech Date February 17 – 19, 2010 Florida Justice Association – Workhorse Seminar Program Topic: Developing and Communicating Themes in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Cases Place: Orlando, Florida
Speech Date – February 10 – 14, 2010 Southern Trial Lawyers Association The Topic: Panel on Persuasion
By Cindy L. Nations October 30, 2009 – The renowned Plaintiffs’ trial lawyer John O’Quinn was tragically killed in a car accident yesterday morning. Mr. O’Quinn personified the Texas slogan, “Everything is bigger in Texas”. He was a big man with a big personality and when he did something, he […]
By Chris Sbrusch October 23, 2009 – On October 20, 2009, the US District Court for the Northern District of Ohio conducted a status conference with lead counsel for Ortho Evra Products Liability Litigation MDL Docket number 1742. The previous dates (Doc. No. 377) regarding designation of cases regarding post […]
Speech Date September 24 – 25, 2009 American Association of Justice – Litigating Toxic Tort, Pharmaceutical, and Medical Device Cases Topic: Demonstrative Evidence Presenting Your Case. Venetian Hotel Las Vegas, NV
June 3, 2009 – The Houston-based Law Offices of Howard L. Nations has opened a satellite office in New York City to coincide with Attorney Howard Nations’ admittance to the State Bar of New York. The new offices are located on the 7th floor of the Rockefeller Center at 1230 […]
Speech Date – June 12, 2009 West Virginia Association for Justice Annual Conference. The Topic: Persuasion in Changing Times.
April 24, 2009 State Bar of Texas – Breaking Developments in Pharmaceutical Litigation. The Topic: Breaking Developments in Pharmaceutical Litigation.
Speech Date – July 25 – 29, 2009 American Association of Justice Annual Conference. The Topic: Damages: Exhibits Through the Lens of Visuals.
March 30, 2009 – Gadolinium is the active ingredient in several different brands of contrast dyes used to enhance MRI and MRA images and has been found to be the cause of Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis (NSF.) There is no known treatment for NSF, it becomes worse over time and can […]
March 26, 2009 – The American Association for Justice website has a new civil justice website.
New Orleans, 20 February 2009 — Race Point Legal congratulates its friend and client, Attorney Howard L. Nations, who was honored with the 2009 Warhorse Award at the Southern Trial Lawyers Annual Conference in New Orleans. The Warhorse Award recognizes three of the nation’s most extraordinary trial lawyers; honorees are […]