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Better Late Than Never - Risperdal Plaintiff Verdict Tossed Out
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • September 25 2018

We’ve written about a lot of Risperdal summary judgment wins. No medical causation, no warnings causation (learned intermediaries aware of risks), no


Brand Drug Preemption Shuts Down Plavix Litigation in New York State Court
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • August 29 2018

On the same day the Seventh Circuit overturned the verdict in Dolin v. GSK, the court handling the coordinated New York state court Plavix Litigation


Be Careful What You Ask For
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • August 7 2018

Today’s post is an update to our post from just a few weeks ago regarding McWilliams v. Novartis AG, No. 2:17-CV-14302 (S.D. Fla.). At that time, the


Failure to Report Claimed Allowed, But Plaintiff Shouldn’t Feel Bullish
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • July 24 2018

We truly dislike decisions that find that claims of failure to report adverse events to the FDA are non-preempted, parallel violation failure to warn


Plaintiff Ignored a Gift Horse and It Came Back to Bite Her
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • June 19 2018

You’re likely all familiar with the phrase, “don’t look a gift horse in the mouth.” Checking out a gift horse’s teeth is like looking for the price


PMA Preemption Win At Summary Judgment Stage
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2018

What happens when a case involving a medical device that received Pre-Market Approval from the FDA survives, or at least some part of it survives, a


Strike Two For Plaintiff in Pennsylvania
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • June 7 2018

Today is a follow-up post on Bell v. Boehringer Ingelheim Pharms, No. 17-1153, 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 90337 (W.D. PA. May 31, 2018). When we last


Another PMA Preemption Victory
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2018

This one comes from Alabama and it’s pretty straightforward - Plaintiff’s claims are preempted and therefore dismissed with a little wiggle room left


Forum Non Conveniens and Choice of Law - Issues Post BMS
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • November 20 2017

Interestingly, it's a case that is almost a year old that has us thinking about litigation tourism post Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. v. Superior Court


Turning A Lemon Into Lemonade
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • November 20 2017

Way back at the start of this year, we posted about a great preemption win on express warranty. Well, that case has worked its way through the