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Coming soon to Canadian medical device manufacturers? "Failure to train" cases south of the border

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • October 21 2014

Medical device manufacturers (“MDMs”) often have to defend against novel theories of liability put forward by plaintiff counsel. The most recent

Louisiana liability for a sales representative's sizing error

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 17 2014

Those of us whose childhood had low tech play options and at least a touch of OCD recall playing with dominoes. Not whatever the game is where the

Advocacy groups petition FDA for ban on chemicals used in food contact materials

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 17 2014

The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) has joined the Center for Science in the Public Interest and other consumer groups in petitioning the U

A juicy little decision

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 15 2014

On this unseasonably warm day where we are, as we lament the passage of another summer and the demise of its bounty of strawberries, blackberries

Breaking news branded design defect preemption

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 15 2014

From the time that the Supreme Court handed down its decision in Mutual Pharmaceutical Co. v. Bartlett, 133 S.Ct. 2466 (2013), we have been declaring

U.S. Supreme Court to consider review of federal preemption for generic drug manufacturers

  • Arnold & Porter LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 15 2014

As the October 2014 Term gets under way, the U.S. Supreme Court is awaiting the Solicitor General's views on whether it should grant a certiorari

Yet another opinion in which a court mistakes hypothesis for theory

  • Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 13 2014

While some may imagine that scientific hypotheses are the product of highly educated people with brilliant minds drawing straightforward inferences

The Scylla and Charybdis of PMA preemption

  • Dechert LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 13 2014

It’s been a while since we’ve seen a legal reference to Scylla and Charybdis, the sea monsters of Greek myth who posed an intractable dilemma to all

Buckman preempts adverse event fishing expedition

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 9 2014

We've always been of the opinion that the rationale for preemption in Buckman Co. v. Plaintiffs Legal Committee, 531 U.S. 341 (2001), concerning: (1

S.D. Illinois dismisses some Mirena claims and allows others to linger

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 8 2014

October 8 is a fine day to reflect on American heroism. Eddie Rickenbacker was born on October 8, 1890. He became America's ace fighter-pilot in