Lawyers USA has ceased publication. If you have purchased a research pass or still have additional time on your current Digital Subscription, you may access locked stories by logging in.
Is an individual whose petition under the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program was dismissed as untimely eligible for an award of attorney fees and costs from the United States? See “Justices to consider attorney fees in vaccine case.” Sebelius v. Cloer, No. 12-236 .Certiorari granted: Nov. 20, 2012. Ruling below: 675 F.3d 1358 (Fed. Cir. 2012).