Articles by Victoria Negron

Johnson & Johnson Ordered to Pay $8 Billion in Punitive Damages in Risperdal Suit

On Tuesday, October 8, 2019, a Philadelphia jury issued an $8 billion punitive damages verdict against Janssen Pharmaceuticals, a Johnson & Johnson subsidiary, for over-marketing the antipsychotic drug Risperdal and downplaying the risk that the drug could lead to breast…

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Meet Paul Lee, Regional Director of Mid-Market Sales at the Expert Institute

Six years ago as a fresh college graduate, Paul Lee, Regional Director of Mid-Market Sales, found a home at the Expert Institute. He joined the sales team as a Sales Development Representative and has moved through the ranks at hyperspeed…

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Meet Justin Reisch, Senior Digital Strategist at the Expert Institute

Senior Digital Strategist, Justin Reisch, connected with the Expert Institute while making a career transition. After working in environmental engineering, this live music connoisseur and lover of all things Carly Rae Jepsen, became disillusioned with the slow pace of the…

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Historic Oklahoma Trial Attempts To Hold Johnson & Johnson Responsible For Prescription Opioid Epidemic

On Tuesday, April 28, a historic opioid trial was launched in Oklahoma against Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary, Janssen Pharmaceuticals. This case is the first major trial of nearly 2,000 nationwide cases in which states, cities, and municipalities are…

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Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play Sleeper Allegedly Causes 32 Infant Deaths, Launching Product Liability Lawsuits

Last month, baby toy maker Fisher-Price issued a recall of its Rock ‘n Play sleeper product after claims that the sleeper led to the deaths of 32 infants across the country. So far, 4.7 million sleeper units have been recalled,…

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Meet Lindsey Witmer, Market Response Representative at the Expert Institute

As Lindsey Witmer was about to graduate from college with a double major in politics and journalism and an acceptance to law school, she made a last minute pivot. “I wasn’t sure that becoming an attorney was the career path…

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Meet Jaser Rollins: Sales Development Representative at Expert Institute

Jaser Rollins decided he wanted to pursue a career in sales after interning for a tech company the summer after his junior year in college. The economics major from Duke had dabbled in wealth management, but after seeing firsthand how…

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2018 Expert Witness Fee Report: National Trends

We just finished refreshing our Expert Witness Fee Calculator with the latest data from thousands of expert witness engagements across all specialties gathered over the course of 2018. Now the expert witness fee data you’ve been waiting for is finally…

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Meet Chelsea McMullen: Market Response Representative at Expert Institute

Sales team member and Pittsburgh native Chelsea McMullen grew up knowing she wanted to work in the legal industry. At the same time, she was always fascinated by the hustle and bustle of New York City and knew she would…

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Meet The Expert Institute: Daryl Barker, Multidisciplinary Research Analyst

When Navy veteran Daryl Barker joined The Expert Institute almost a year ago, he was thrilled to begin his first full-time civilian job in a research capacity. Daryl was looking for a place that would allow him to broaden his…

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