February 2016


Sex Discrimination, Racial Discrimination…Genetic Discrimination?

By: Nicolas Gutierrez Member, American Journal of Trial Advocacy Throughout history, instances of discrimination, ranging from sex discrimination to racial discrimination, have been vigorously litigated in the United States. In Palo Alto, California, a family accused a school of engaging in genetic discrimination against their minor son. In Chadam v. Palo Alto Unified…


Is CVS Overcharging Health Plans for Generic Drugs?

By: Evan Smith Member, American Journal of Trial Advocacy CVS Pharmacy, the country’s second largest pharmacy chain, is now facing a class-action lawsuit accusing CVS of intentionally overcharging patients and third party payers for certain generic prescription drugs. Plaintiffs in over 36 states, including California, New York, and Florida, have…