McKeen & Associates provide insight after 6 Detroit doctors busted in $500M opioid scheme

By |2019-04-02T14:36:03+00:00April 2nd, 2019|

Tresa Baldas, Detroit Free Press Published 1:00 p.m. ET Dec. 6, 2018 | Updated 10:50 p.m. ET Dec. 6, 2018 (Photo: Darwin Brandis, Getty Images/iStockphoto) They took an oath to do no harm. But instead they fed America’s opioid addiction to make money, lots of money — until the feds closed in, prosecutors say. In what federal [...]

Big Pharma was supposed to self-police fentanyl prescriptions. It failed. Patients died

By |2019-04-01T15:02:11+00:00April 1st, 2019|

By Megan Luther, Jill Riepenhoff and Lee Zurik | Published September 17, 2018 | Investigate TV The Food and Drug Administration knew for years that rogue doctors were wrongly prescribing the most potent opioids on the market by subverting the agency’s oversight program. Yet the FDA accepted the word of pharmaceutical companies administering the program [...]

Divorce late in life: How to navigate finding your identity without a partner

By |2019-04-01T14:50:03+00:00April 1st, 2019|

Identity crisis advice from the author of two ‘Soon-to-be Ex’ books By Jacqueline Newman | Published Sep 16, 2018 | The Oakland Press Photo Credit: Cordell and Cordell via Flickr When an individual decides to move forward with a divorce from a spouse, especially after many years of marriage, it is not uncommon for [...]

Employers face stiff fines for immigration documents violations

By |2019-04-01T14:45:52+00:00April 1st, 2019|

July/August 2018 Legal Cold as ICE By John A. MacKenzie It is no secret that the Trump administration has an agenda to crack down on illegal immigration. Part of this process includes extensive audits on businesses conducted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Although immigration management is an important part of our nation’s regulatory and [...]

Jury awards family $3.99 million in wrongful death lawsuit brought by McKeen and Associates

By |2019-04-01T14:45:32+00:00April 1st, 2019|

McKeen and Associates discuss winning verdict for the wrongful death of a mother of three Liz Shepard Published: March 2, 2018 A jury delivered a nearly $4 million verdict Thursday in the case of the wrongful death of a mother of three. The jury’s verdict found an ER doctor culpable in the 2011 death of [...]

Attorney Brian McKeen Files Civil Lawsuit Against Former USA Gymnastics Doctor

By |2019-03-29T19:12:04+00:00November 22nd, 2017|

Attorney Brian McKeen Files Civil Lawsuit Against Former USA Gymnastics Doctor Former USA Gymnastics doctor pleads not guilty to criminal sexual conduct; police investigating 50 complaints A former USA Gymnastics doctor pleaded not guilty Tuesday to three counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct in his home with a girl under 13, charges [...]

Doctor facing multiple lawsuits leaves country, plaintiffs’ attorney Brian McKeen says

By |2019-03-29T19:14:23+00:00October 20th, 2017|

Doctor facing multiple lawsuits leaves country, plaintiffs’ attorney Brian McKeen says October 20, 2017 By JAY GREENE Yasser Awaad, M.D., the pediatric neurologist formerly associated with Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center in Dearborn and facing multiple medical malpractice lawsuits, has left employment at Beaumont Health, has left the country and returned to Egypt, according to Brian [...]

Angelo Henderson’s Family Hires McKeen & Associates; Files Wrongful Death Suit

By |2019-03-29T19:15:22+00:00March 30th, 2017|

Angelo Henderson’s Family Hires McKeen & Associates and Files Wrongful Death Suit Detroit Mayoral Candidate Mike Duggan and his guest Impact Church Pastor Keenan Knox, 42, of Detroit, talk with listeners and are interviewed during the Angelo Henderson Show called, “Your Voice,” on NewsTalk 1200 AM and 99.9 FM WCHB, Wednesday [...]

Doctor returns to Michigan, faces lawsuits filed on behalf of children he treated

By |2019-03-29T19:17:17+00:00November 4th, 2016|

Doctor returns to Michigan, faces lawsuits filed on behalf of children he treated By Jay Greene, Crain’s Detroit Business November 4, 2016 Depositions are underway for a potential jury trial next year for Yasser Awaad, M.D., a pediatric neurologist formerly with Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center in Dearborn who is accused in a [...]