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Vioxx Heart Attack & Stroke

Chris Seeger was appointed co‐lead counsel in litigation representing individuals injured via heart attacks and strokes by the pain medication Vioxx. Seeger Weiss played an essential role in securing a $4.85 billion global settlement on behalf of more than 45,000 plaintiffs in approximately 27,000 claims.


Prior results do not guarantee or predict a similar outcome in any future matter.

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May 24, 2024
Lawdragon Names Nine Seeger Weiss Partners to 500 Plaintiff Financial Lawyers List

Seeger Weiss is proud to announce that Lawdragon recognized nine partners — Chris Seeger, Stephen Weiss, David Buchanan, Shauna Itri, Jennifer Scullion, Chris Ayers, Ben Barnett, Parvin Aminolroaya, and Steve Daroci — on the 2024 500 Leading Plaintiff Financial Lawyers list. This guide, first published in 2007 by Lawdragon Inc., presents Lawdragon’s opinion of “the […]

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May 13, 2024
Seeger Weiss, Chris Seeger Named Elite Trial Lawyers Plaintiff Firm of the Year and Plaintiff Attorney of the Year Finalists; Parvin Aminolroaya Wins Elite Women of the Plaintiffs Bar Award

Seeger Weiss is pleased to announce that the firm and several of its partners have won or are finalists for multiple 2024 National Law Journal Elite Trial Lawyers Awards. Seeger Weiss was named a finalist for: Plaintiffs Firm of the Year Environmental Protection Practice Group of the Year Government Representation Practice Group of the Year […]

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May 9, 2024
Seeger Weiss Reaches $1.1 Billion Personal Injury and Medical Monitoring Settlement in Philips CPAPs, Bi-PAPs, and Ventilators Litigation

Seeger Weiss founder and court-appointed co-lead counsel Chris Seeger secured a nearly $1.1 billion settlement in the Philips Recalled CPAP, Bi-Level Pap, and Mechanical Ventilator Products Litigation. The agreement provides $1.075 billion to compensate patients who suffered injuries while using recalled Philips devices and also includes $25 million to cover the cost of medical monitoring […]

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May 9, 2024
Seeger Weiss Partner Parvin Aminolroaya Appointed Co-lead Counsel In Ozempic Litigation

RIDGEFIELD PARK, NJ — Seeger Weiss is pleased to announce that partner Parvin K. Aminolroaya has been appointed to serve as plaintiffs’ co-lead counsel in the Glucagon-like Peptide-1 Receptor Agonists (GLP-1 RAs) Products Liability Litigation by the honorable Judge Gene E. K. Pratter. This litigation consolidates dozens of lawsuits against drugmakers Novo Nordisk and Eli […]

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