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Tincher the spears and arrows of outrageous spinning

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 11 2014

We were first on the web with the news that the Pennsylvania Supreme Court had overruled Azzarello v. Black Brothers Co., 391 A.2d 1020 (Pa. 1978

California appellate court overturns Alameda Judge’s denial of motion for preference given “absence of contrary evidence”

  • Gordon & Rees LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 9 2014

A recent decision suggests that opposing motions for California trial preference by an allegedly dying plaintiff over 70 may have just gotten more

A collection of Ethicon Mesh rulings

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 9 2014

We’ve reported on multiple sets of in limine and summary judgment rulings coming out of the Pelvic Mesh MDLs . And there is a new batch just in. Like

Court dismisses lawsuit challenging FDA’s inaction on mercury labeling

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 5 2014

A federal court has granted summary judgment for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in a lawsuit brought by the Center for Science in the

Federal District Court applying Georgia law protects branded prescription drug manufacturer from design defect claim

  • Arnold & Porter LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 4 2014

In 2013, the United States Supreme Court announced that state law claims for design defects against generic drug manufacturers are preempted by

Colorado federal court applies Restatement (Third) of Torts 6 to bar design defect claim against medical device manufacturer

  • Arnold & Porter LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 4 2014

In Haffner v. Stryker Corp., No. 14-cv-186, 2014 WL 4821107 (D. Colo. Sept. 29, 2014), the United States District Court for the District of Colorado

There will be blood (shield laws)

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 3 2014

It is a pity that the case discussed in today's post did not come out around Halloween. That is not to say that there is anything ghoulish about the

InFuse update

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 2 2014

We often report on cases that are dismissed at the pleadings stage but in which plaintiff is afforded an opportunity to "fix" his or her complaint

Nothing helps with post-thanksgiving indigestion quite like a heaping helping of express preemption

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 28 2014

OK, we made that up. It is not true at all. A complete lie, much like "The Dallas Cowboys are America's Team." Or "Eating turkey makes you sleepy

Thanks for nothing California

  • Dechert LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 25 2014

This is the official week in the United States for giving thanks. Counting your blessings. Welcoming family and friends to your home. Christmas might