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11th Circuit Upholds Stent Defense Verdict
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 7 2016

It is always nice to win a case, whether by motion or trial. But just in terms of pure exhilaration, it is hard to beat hearing the jury foreperson


Third Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Claim on Failure-To-Warn Grounds
  • Arnold & Porter LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2016

In Bock v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp., Case No. 15-3696, 2016 WL 5799663 (3d Cir. Oct. 5, 2016), the Third Circuit soundly rejected plaintiff's


Hundreds of Cases Dismissed in New Jersey Accutane
  • Arnold & Porter LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2016

A New Jersey state judge recently issued two orders dismissing 160 consolidated cases claiming that the acne drug Accutane caused inflammatory bowel


Anything Worthwhile For Product Liability Defendants In The 21st Century Cures Act?
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2016

We blogged about possibly interesting nuggets in the 21st Century Cures Act (“21CCA”) back in February, 2015 - when it was only 400 pages long. In


Jury verdict in the US delivers $1 billion judgment against Depuy and their Pinnacle Ultamet metal-on-metal hip
  • Leigh Day
  • USA
  • December 2 2016

On Thursday 1 December 2016, a US jury found Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy Orthopaedics Inc. unit liable for more than $1.04 billion in respect of their


Food for Thought: Ninth Circuit Rejects GMO and Pesticide Bans in Three Hawaii Counties Because State and Federal Laws Preempt the Local Regulations
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • December 1 2016

The Ninth Circuit concluded that actions taken by individual counties in the State of Hawaii to regulate pesticides and biotech crops were preempted


A Reminder To Be Careful With Ex-Employees And Confidential Information
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • November 28 2016

A lot of companies rely on retired and otherwise former employees for information in litigation - including product liability litigation


Consumer Protection in Retail: Weekly Roundup
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • November 22 2016

The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals stayed an FTC Final Order requiring the now-defunct LabMD to implement numerous compliance measures stemming


Johnson & Johnson faces further legal action over suspected link between talcum powder and ovarian cancer
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • Ireland, USA
  • November 22 2016

In 2013 and 2014, Johnson & Johnson was the subject of multiple lawsuits in the United States in which it was claimed that the company was responsible


Awful Missouri VenueJoinder Ruling Offers Way Out - Take It!
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2016

Even after having read it through twice, we find the result in Barron v. Abbott Laboratories, Inc., ___ S.W.3d ___, 2016 WL 6596091 (Mo. App. Nov. 8