- Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals
- Business Litigation
- Class Action
- Financial Litigation
- Securities & Corporate Governance
|Contact Info||Telephone: 314.480.1921|
|University ||Stanford University, A.B., Psychology, with honors, 1997 Stanford Program in Oxford, 1996|
|Law School||New York University School of Law, J.D., 2004 OUTLaw, Chair, 2002-2003, Teaching assistant, Legal Research & Writing, 2002-2003, NYU Review of Law & Social Change, Articles Selection Editor, 2003-2004|
|Admitted||Missouri; New York; U.S. District Court; U.S. District Court|
Professional Associations and Memberships
American Health Lawyers Association
•The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
As a member of Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals industry team, Jason's practice focuses on the regulatory complexities and emerging trends of health laws. He represents medical professionals, healthcare providers and pharmaceutical companies in litigation matters and advises them on compliance issues.
Jason's experience includes appellate advocacy before the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of Nigerian victims of medical testing by a global pharmaceutical company, as well as multiple securities and Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) class action matters representing plaintiffs and defendants.
Jason has advised Kaplan Bar Review in the development of bar preparation materials for courses nationwide on topics such as common law, legal ethics and professional responsibility.
St. Louis Philharmonic Orchestra, Violinist
The Hon. Jean Hamilton, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
Defeated compounding pharmacy's request for injunction seeking to stop client, a pharmacy benefit manager, from terminating pharmacy from client's provider network for multiple contractual violations.
•Represented former board member of leading insurance company in companion shareholder derivative and securities fraud class action suits, alleging that company misstated its financial performance in order to mislead investors about its financial condition.
•Defended software company executive in SEC enforcement action alleging accounting irregularities and improper revenue recognition practices by company and certain of its executives.
•Litigated dispute on behalf of client, an India-based global technology services firm, with former joint venture partner before the London Court of International Arbitration, and in action in federal district court recognizing and enforcing arbitration award in favor of client.
•Pro bono representation of gay Colombian asylum seeker in removal proceedings before the U.S. Immigration Court in Manhattan, resulting in settlement with government which allowed client to live and work in the U.S.
4.14.14 OFCCP's Five-Year Moratorium on Enforcement Actions Against Tricare Providers Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals Blog
10.03.13 Pfizer Appeal Targets Fraudulent Drug Marketing Claims Brought Under Civil RICO Statute Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals Blog
8.29.13 Federal Appeals Court Rejects Whistleblower's Medical Device Defect Claim Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals Blog
6.27.13 Are Name-Brand Drug Makers Liable for Generic Equivalents? Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals Blog
6.12.13 Courts OK Discounted Subsidies for Branded Prescription Drugs Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals Blog
4.25.13 FDA Bars Generic Copycat OxyContin: Will Efforts to Limit Abuse of the Painkiller Also Limit Competition? Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals Blog
In The News
4.23.13 Jason Husgen Joins Husch Blackwell's St. Louis Office, Enhances Healthcare Litigation Team
Documents by this lawyer on Martindale.com
OFCCP’s Five-Year Moratorium on Enforcement Actions against Tricare Providers
Jason Husgen,Brian P. Waagner, April 15, 2014
On April 1, 2014, the Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs agreed to the dismissal of its December 2008 complaint against Florida Hospital of Orlando. This action follows DOL’s March 11, 2014, agreement to a five-year moratorium on compliance and...
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