Dianne Nast Appointed Co-Lead Counsel in National Zoloft Litigation

Zoloft Lawsuit

Dianne M. Nast has been appointed as co-lead counsel in the Zoloft Birth Defect class action lawsuit. Zoloft is an antidepressant prescription medication that belongs to the SSRI class. Introduced in 1991, Zoloft has since been prescribed to over 30 million people, and is one of the most highly prescribed antidepressants in the U.S. However, it is now known that … Read More

Avandia Plaintiffs Counsel Seek Approval of Nearly $144 Mil. in Fees

Avandia Settlement

The Legal Intelligencer September 20, 2012 As the federal Avandia multidistrict litigation draws to a close after 65,000 claims have been winnowed down to between 500 and 600 cases, over 150 lawyers from over 50 plaintiffs law firms are seeking court approval of the dispersal of up to $143.75 million in attorney fees as well as costs undertaken for the … Read More

NastLaw Opens New Philadelphia Office

NastLaw LLC

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — NastLaw LLC has opened an office in Philadelphia with an emphasis on complex civil litigation, including antitrust and mass tort law. Dianne M. Nast, the firm’s founder, has assembled a team of attorneys who are well-recognized for their leadership and experience in civil litigation. Attorneys Daniel Nast Gallucci, Michele E. Burkholder, Erin C. Burns, … Read More