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Howard Janet on the CNN Anderson Cooper Show 12-13-11  “Sandusky didn’t have the courage to face his accusers. He didn’t have the courage to listen to what our client and the other young men were going to say. He didn’t have the courage to let the world hear it. [Now Sandusky's attorney is saying the […]

Victim 6 Testifies at Sandusky’s Trial   Victim 6 testified on Day Four of the trial of former Penn State Assistant Football Coach Jerry Sandusky on charges of child sexual abuse. Victim 6, a client of Howard Janet, told the jury about a 1998 incident in which Sandusky suggested he and the victim, then 11, […]

December 7, 2011. McCook Field Class Action is once again active. While this class action was originally filed in 2008, one of the defendants, Chrysler, LLC, filed for bankruptcy in 2009. At that time, the bankruptcy court controlled all matters relating to Chrysler, and the entire McCook Field class action lawsuit was “stayed” (placed on […]

Howard Janet, a lawyer for one of the alleged victims of Jerry Sandusky, the former Penn State football coach who now faces 40 counts of child sex abuse, says Sandusky’s long New York Times interview raises new questions about whether he may have attempted to influence witnesses just before he got indicted. NBC’s Michael Isikoff reports.

(CNN) — Attorneys for alleged victims lashed out Saturday at a new interview with the former Penn State football coach, with one calling it “another failed attempt to manipulate the public.” Howard Janet, who represents the person identified as Victim 6 in the grand jury report that led to Sandusky’s indictment, said Sandusky also attempted […]

Howard A. Janet, newly retained counsel for “Victim 6” of accused pedophile Jerry Sandusky, released a statement today in response to contentions made by Sandusky’s lawyer that victims’ attendance at a dinner with Sandusky and his wife last summer suggest his client’s innocence, or worse, the victims’ tacit approval of Sandusky’s behavior toward them. (http://www.pennlive.com/midstate/index.ssf/2011/11/sanduskys_attorney_says_severa.html) […]

(Baltimore, MD, November 16, 2011) –A manufacturer of infusion pain pumps has filed a claim against a doctor for off-label use of the device, according to court documents filed last week.  According to the claim filed in Lucas Frietsch v. I-Flow Corporation (Civil No. 08-CI-25556 in Kentucky in the Kenton Circuit Court, Third Division), Dr. […]

Washington D.C. –November 15, 2011 – U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers have released the 2011-12 Best Law Firms rankings, marking  the second year to publish this highly-anticipated annual analysis. Janet, Jenner & Suggs (JJS) has been named again to Best Law Firms, which is a high-ranking, special distinction that signals a unique […]

Howard Janet and Kenneth Suggs, partners in the law firm, Janet, Jenner & Suggs, have been named Lawyers of the Year” by Best Lawyers in America®. Janet, managing partner, was named 2012 Lawyer of the Year-Baltimore Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs and Suggs was named 2012 Lawyer of the Year-Columbia, SC Product Liability Litigation-Plaintiffs.  The Best Lawyers […]

National recognized attorney, author, and lecturer Dov Apfel is this year’s recipient of the Dan Cullan Memorial Award, a national lifetime achievement award conferred by the Executive Board of the Birth Trauma Litigation Group of the American Association for Justice. Apfel was honored for his passionate and unwavering commitment to excellence in advocacy, for his […]