Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical
Our pharmaceutical practice represents and advises pharmacies and pharmacists in a range of matters pertaining to claims of negligence or malpractice, wrongful medical record disclosure, side effects of prescription and over-the-counter medication, as well as representation of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in administrative proceedings before various state boards of pharmacy. The firm handles pharmacy cases throughout the country and serves as national counsel to various pharmacy chains in litigation involving Quinine, Baycol, PPA, Rezulin, Serzone, Kava Kava and Ginseng, among many others. In addition, the firm serves as liaison counsel for retailers in several state and federal coordinated multi-district litigation proceedings and has long represented pharmacy retailers in the on-going Celebrex/Bextra matters in federal court.
Our firm is one of the few in the country with a practice devoted to pharmacy law. Klein, Hockel, Iezza & Patel PC attorneys are members of the American Society of Pharmacy Law (ASPL) and are committed to staying apprised of new developments in the fields of pharmacy and pharmaceutical law. Attorneys from our firm have spoken at numerous pharmacy law seminars and conferences for the ASPL and National Association of Chain Drug Stores. In addition, the firm conducts seminars for its clients that focus on relevant issues in pharmacy law.