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Negligent Design Claim Reinstated on Appeal In Diet Drug Death Case
Posted on 3 Aug 2010 by Michael Lefkowitz

PHILADELPHIA - (Mealey's) A claim for negligent design is not subsumed in Pennsylvania's prohibition on strict liability claims against pharmaceutical manufacturers, the state Superior Court ruled Aug. 2 in a case asserting that Wyeth's diet... Read More

MDL Jury Awards $3.27 Million In 2nd Ethicon Pelvic Mesh Trial
Posted on 8 Sep 2014 by Tom Moylan

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — (Mealey’s) A West Virginia federal jury on Sept. 5 returned a $3.27 million verdict in the second Ethicon Inc. multidistrict litigation pelvic mesh bellwether trial (Jo Huskey, et al. v. Ethicon, Inc., et al., No. 2:12... Read More

Washington Judge Hears Arguments In Suit Alleging Security System Was Faulty (Watch Video Excerpts Of Opening, Closing Statements)
Posted on 29 May 2015 by Maureen McGuire

SEATTLE — (Mealey’s) A Washington state court judge heard closing arguments May 27 in a suit alleging that negligent design and installation of a home security system allowed intruders to break into a home and seriously injure one of its occupants... Read More