ABINGDON, Va. - Abbott
Laboratories Inc. on May 7 pleaded guilty to one misdemeanor criminal charge
and agreed to pay $1.5 billion in criminal fines, civil penalties and
forfeiture for off-label marketing its anti-epilepsy drug Depakote despite
PHILADELPHIA — (Mealey’s) A Pennsylvania state court jury on Nov. 18 awarded more than $10 million to a family whose son was born with a cleft palate allegedly caused by his mother’s use of the antiepileptic drug Topamax during pregnancy...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) Federal job bias complaints climbed to record levels last year, led by a surge in workers claiming discrimination based on disability. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says charges of disability discrimination rose by...