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Star Magazine Apologizes, Settles Katie Holmes Lawsuit
Posted on 1 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LOS ANGELES - (AP) Katie Holmes has settled her lawsuit with the publishers of Star magazine over a cover story that insinuated she was a drug addict. The magazine published an apology to the actress Wednesday on the cover and inside its May 9 issue,... Read More

Janssen Settles Some Pa. Topamax Birth Defect Cases, Will Appeal $3M Verdict
Posted on 11 Mar 2014 by Tom Moylan

PHILADELPHIA — (Mealey’s) Topamax manufacturer Janssen Pharmaceuticals on March 10 said it will appeal a $3 million March 7 birth defect verdict in the Philadelphia County Common Pleas Court even though it reached an agreement to resolve a... Read More

Another Specialty Pharmacy Settles Exjade False Claims Allegations For $45 Million
Posted on 1 May 2015 by Tom Moylan

NEW YORK —(Mealey’s) Specialty pharmacy Accredo Health Group Inc. on April 30 agreed to pay $45 million to settle a whistle-blower’s allegations that its efforts to push prescriptions for the iron chelation drug Exjade resulted in false... Read More

AstraZeneca Agrees To Settle 17,500 Seroquel Cases For $198 Million
Posted on 9 Aug 2010 by Tom Moylan

WILMINGTON, Del. — AstraZeneca announced Aug. 9 that it has reached agreements in principle to settle about 17,500 Seroquel claims in the United States for about $198 million. “The specific terms of the agreements, which are the result... Read More

Takeda To Pay Up To $2.4 Billion To Settle About 9,000 Actos Bladder Cancer Claims
Posted on 29 Apr 2015 by Tom Moylan

LAFAYETTE, La. — (Mealey’s) Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. will pay up to $2.4 billion to settle the “vast majority” of Actos bladder cancer lawsuits in the United States, the company, plaintiff attorneys and the multidistrict... Read More