CLINIPHARM SERVICES, through its principal owner, Jack Raber, Pharm.D., provides litigation support and expert witness services to attorneys in matters specifically related to pharmacy practice, pharmacy law, pharmacist and pharmacy discipline, pharmaceuticals-related hospital and medical malpractice, and healthcare fraud involving pharmaceuticals.  A member of the American Society for Pharmacy Law, Dr. Raber is a standards of care expert for both community and institutional practice and possesses a keen knowledge of state and federal statutes and regulations pertaining to the pharmacy profession, including pertinent case law. Services include research, consultation, trial preparation, affidavits, expert reports, and trial testimony.  He is available on a nationwide basis to consult to both plaintiff and defense attorneys in civil, criminal, and administrative matters .

Since 1993, Dr. Raber has served as both a testifying expert and non-testifying consultant in nearly 200 cases throughout the country pertaining to…

–    Pharmacist professional liability
–    Pharmacy-related hospital malpractice
–    Long-term care
–    Controlled substances
–    Informed consents for drug therapy
–    Adverse drug reactions
–    Managed care drug benefits
–    Drug diversion
–    Mail order pharmacies
–    Internet pharmacies
–    Duty to warn
–    Workers compensation benefits
–    Patient package inserts
–    Prospective drug utilization review
–    Contract pricing of pharmaceuticals
–    Patient counseling
–    Product liability
–    Insurance fraud
–    Medi-Cal audits
–    Medicare fraud, waste, and abuse
–    False claims and Qui tam actions
–    Breach of contract
–    Compounding vs. manufacturing
–    Pharmacy administration
–    Wrongful termination of pharmacists
–    Drug patent infringement
–    Pharmacist discipline
–    Board of Pharmacy proceedings

     Upon request, a curriculum vitae, a case list, and a current fee schedule will be provided.  In most cases, a fully-refundable retainer will be required before commencing work on any case.

     Dr. Raber also has extensive experience consulting to attorneys representing pharmacists and pharmacies in disciplinary proceedings before the California Board of Pharmacy.  If required as part of any stipulated settlement with the Board, Dr. Raber is also available to serve as a consultant or practice monitor to the pharmacy for the duration of the discipline.