An Illinois federal judge has negated the $150 million verdict against AbbVie Inc. and ordered a new trial. Read more
Medtronic Sofamor Danek has agreed to pay $12 million to settle claims that the company misrepresented the safety of a spinal fusion device. Read more
By granting the retrial, the court reversed the only Risperdal jury verdict that had been handed down in favor of the Defendants. Read more
Retrievable IVC filters are used as an alternative in trauma patients when they are unable to take blood thinners. Read more
The settlement fund was approved by a bankruptcy court in 2015 to liquidate NECC assets after the shuttered facility was declared insolvent. Read more
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has vacated a lower court win for Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. and other drugmakers in a suit. Read more
Ethicon said that 91 mesh cases pending in the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas should be dismissed and refiled elsewhere. Read more
Mentor manufactured a synthetic mesh suburethral sling, known as “ObTape,” that was implanted in women to treat urinary incontinence. Read more
This brings to $22.17 million the total verdict against Imerys Talc America Inc. and Vanderbilt Minerals LLC. Read more
This order means that Missouri will still be home to talc litigation brought by out-of-state patients. Read more
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