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On Alternative Design, Take Two Negligence
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • February 27 2017

Back in 2013, inspired by a win of our own that we were actually allowed to blog about, we put up a post entitled “On Alternative Design.” Taking the


Sixth Circuit Affirms Branded Drug Preemption and Trial Win
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • February 24 2017

In the aftermath of Levine, with its generous interpretation of the CBE regulation and its novel “clear evidence” standard, we wondered how long it


Court Finds Fraudulent Joinder by Relying on a Sales Rep’s Affidavit and Common Sense
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • February 22 2017

Buckles v. Coombs, 2016 U.S. Dist. Ct. LEXIS 180784 (S.D. Fla. Jan. 4 2017), is a decision that illustrates how a Defendant’s proper introduction of


Washington State Creates Device Manufacturer Duty to Warn Hospitals
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2017

A hospital? What is it? It's a big building with patients, but that's not important right now. Airplane, 1980. It's also a big building filled with


Spoiler Alert: Florida Appellate Court Upholds PMA Preemption and Rejects Parallel Claim
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2017

Over the years, comedian Adam Carolla has played the “Germany or Florida” game on his various radio and TV programs and podcasts. The game is based


Design and Failure to Warn Claims Survive TwIqbal Challenge in Kentucky
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • February 21 2017

Kentucky -sure, it gets pretty sticky in the summer, and the bluegrass isn't really blue, and Wildcats fans - well, they're a breed of their own. But


FDA Hardens Its Stance on Intended Use and Off-Label Use and Industry Responds
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • February 17 2017

From 2015 to 2016, FDA appeared to open the door to loosening the standards around intended use and off-label use, but recent rule-making and public


Expanding Duties and Eroding Protections for Medical Device Manufacturers
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • February 17 2017

Earlier this month, the Washington Supreme Court saddled medical device manufacturers with a new duty to warn under Washington lawthe duty to warn


Food and Beverage News and Trends 15 February 2017
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • USA
  • February 15 2017

This regular publication by DLA Piper lawyers focuses on helping clients navigate the ever-changing business, legal and regulatory landscape


Fifth Circuit Rules for PACA Claimants, and Weakens PACA, All in One Curious Ruling
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • February 15 2017

The Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act regulates transactions in fresh and frozen fruits and vegetables. It does this in part by creating a