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Medical device claims centralized before Indiana federal court

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 23 2014

The Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (J.P.M.L.) has ordered the centralization of 27 actions alleging defects in Cook Medical's inferior

Federal court dismisses strict liability claims against drug maker

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 14 2014

Citing a recent Pennsylvania Supreme Court decision reaffirming a long-standing bar on strict liability claims for prescription drugs under the

Off-label suture suit against Anulex dismissed as preempted under FDCA

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 19 2014

A North Carolina federal court has dismissed an unfair and deceptive trade practices lawsuit against medical device maker Anulex Technologies, Inc

Public Citizen sues FDA, claims warnings on anti-acid drug are inadequate

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 8 2014

Advocacy organization Public Citizen has sued the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), seeking a court order requiring the agency to issue a

Biomedical device maker enters plea, failed to provide information to FDA

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 6 2014

San Diego-based Valor Medical, Inc., a biomedical device manufacturer, and four of its employees have reportedly pleaded guilty to counts of failing

Eighth Circuit finds no error in jaw disease verdict

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 16 2014

While the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed a $225,000 jury award to the estate of a woman who developed osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ

Court finds no error in remedy for inconsistent jury verdict in drug-warning case

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 27 2013

Rejecting the defendant's claim that a new trial should have been ordered when the jury initially returned an inconsistent verdict, a federal court

SCOTUS rules design-defect claims involving generic drugs are preempted

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 27 2013

The U.S. Supreme Court, in a 5-4 ruling, has determined that state-law design-defect claims that "turn on" the adequacy of a generic drug's warnings

Dietary supplement class stayed pending settlement in related litigation

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 11 2013

Because a virtually identical class action pending before a state court is near settlement, a federal court in California has agreed, in the interest

Sixth Circuit finds Mensing exception in generic drug labeling suit

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 14 2013

The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has determined that when a branded drug manufacturer changes its product labeling and the generic manufacturer