Earl B. Austin

Partner

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New York

P: +1.212.408.2564 F: +1.212.259.2564
  • Major health insurance company – national counsel in a variety of commercial, class action, ERISA and False Claims Act litigation and arbitration matters
  • Major pharmaceutical manufacturer – prosecution of breach of contract action arising from deficiencies in supplier’s manufacturing facility
  • A medical software manufacturer – successful defense of False Claims Act action involving alleged Medicare/Medicaid billing violations 
  • AstraZeneca – national coordinating counsel in Seroquel litigation
  • Novartis Consumer Health, Inc. – representation as national and regional coordinating counsel in products liability and consumer class action litigation
  • Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation – Parlodel and other pharmaceutical product litigation
  • Connecticut General Life Insurance Company – black mold litigation concerning a 250-unit apartment complex
  • Aircraft manufacturer – successful defense in arbitration of customer breach of contract claim involving allegedly defective turboprop aircraft 
  • Hoffmann-La Roche Inc. – infant formula and pharmaceutical product litigation
  • Velsicol Chemical Corporation – chlordane litigation
  • GTE Corporation – a series of multistate consumer class action cases
  • Texas Oncology Physicians Association – antitrust litigation