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Federal court dismisses “slack-fill” packaging claims as too barebones
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2018

A district court in Illinois recently dismissed putative class action claims against Fannie May Confections Brands, Inc. based on allegations that


Crying Over Spilt Eye Drops
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • November 27 2017

Last month the Third Circuit reversed an order of dismissal issued by the District of New Jersey regarding a putative class action brought by


Pennsylvania court dismisses off-label promotion claims as preempted
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • June 21 2017

A recent opinion out of the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas reinforces the notion that claims asserted by private plaintiffs based on alleged


Defibrillator Device Suit Dismissed On Federal Preemption
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • May 22 2017

A District Court in New Jersey recently dismissed a products liability action against Boston Scientific Corp., Guidant Corp., and two related medical


“Off Label” May be On Track
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • April 28 2017

In November, we reported on the Food and Drug Administration’s (“FDA”) decision to collect feedback regarding whether drug and device manufacturers


Hernia Patch Case Tossed Out Along with Expert Causation Opinions
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • March 13 2017

A District Court in Indiana recently awarded summary judgment to a medical device manufacturer upon finding the plaintiffs were unable to proffer any


Yucatan Foods Sued Over its Alleged ‘Un’ Holy Guacamole
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • January 26 2017

With the start of 2017 upon us, many people are setting New Year’s resolutions and aspirations to eat healthier. For companies seeking to sell their


Just What Exactly Does The FDA “Approve”?
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • January 19 2017

It’s a question lawyers practicing in the products liability field-especially in the food and drug arena-often get asked by family and friends: What


Cybersecurity: End of Year Update
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2016

The final month of the year is a time both to reflect on the past and to plan for the future. This is particularly true in the context of the


Hold Your Horses: California Court Says Use of PHOs in Food Not Unlawful (for now)
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • December 8 2016

According to a recent opinion from the Southern District of California, consumers cannot dodge the word of Congress and the FDA by bringing state law