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Lexi Hazam Discusses Abilify Litigation at Mass Torts Made Perfect Conference

Lexi Hazam Discusses Abilify Litigation at Mass Torts Made Perfect Conference

Lieff Cabraser partner Lexi J. Hazam will be speaking on a penal discussing the Abilify gambling injuries litigation at the Mass Torts Made Perfect (MTMP) Conference on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at The Wynn in Las Vegas.

Abilify patients have filed lawsuits against the drug manufacturer Bristol-Myers Squibb, alleging links between Abilify use and damaging impulsive behavior, like uncontrollable gambling, binge eating, and hypersexual behavior, in users with no history of such conduct. The gambling addiction can be so severe that patients go into extreme debt and even lose their homes.

Lieff Cabraser represents Abilify patients in litigation alleging a variety of claims that seeks damages for neuropsychiatric, mental, physical, and economic harm, as well as punitive damages. Lexi Hazam has been appointed by the court overseeing the nationwide Abilify gambling injuries MDL litigation to the Plaintiffs Executive Committee and the Science and Expert Sub-Committee for the case. Learn more about the Abilify Gambling Addiction Lawsuits.

Other Mass Torts Made Perfect conference panel topics include: Opioid Litigation Updates, Hernia Mesh Litigation, Presenting the Difficult Client, Creating the Science When the Defense Refuses To, the Las Vegas Shooting Litigation, Taxotere, and PPI Litigation.

View the full MTMP April 2018 Conference agenda.

About Mass Torts Made Perfect

MTMP conferences are designed for individuals working in the area of plaintiff mass torts and personal injury litigation, as well as those with a single-event practice looking to expand and grow their practices to include mass torts. Our biannual Las Vegas conferences are the largest gatherings of plaintiff mass tort attorneys in the world, with over 1000 participants from 440+ law firms at each event. These seminars are designed to maximize your ability to network and build relationships, as well as learn strategy and insights into the latest mass tort projects. Learn more at mtmp.com.

About Lexi Hazam

An emergent leader within the plaintiffs’ bar, Lexi Hazam represents clients in mass torts cases and qui tam actions, as well as complex class actions. In addition to her leadership roles in the Abilify MDL litigation, she has also been appointed by the court overseeing the nationwide Benicar MDL litigation to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee therein and serves as Co-Chair of the Benicar MDL Plaintiffs’ Science and Experts Committee. Lexi has also spoken at several conferences on the Abilify cases, along with Benicar injuries and lawsuits and recent cases filed by Lieff Cabraser on behalf of victims of the 2017 California fires and related mudslides.