Fed. Circ. Allows Attys' Fees For Time-Barred Vaccine Claims
The court ruled in a precedential 7-6 decision that petitioner Melissa Cloer was eligible to recover attorneys' fees and costs from the federal government, even though the Federal Circuit ruled en banc last year that claims that a hepatitis B vaccination caused her multiple sclerosis were untimely.
Cloer had sought compensation...
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