It’s believed this settlement is likely among the last major payments Pfizer will make over the two drugs. Read more
Pfizer also paid $1 billion to settle civil cases alleging it fraudulently promoted and marketed Bextra. Read more
Pfizer Inc. has failed to persuade a federal judge to dismiss a shareholder lawsuit accusing the company of fraudulently misrepresenting the safety of its Celebrex and Bextra pain-relieving... Read more
Blue Cross Blue Shield entities from Texas, Illinois, New Mexico and Oklahoma (hereinafter “BCBS”) have filed a lawsuit against Pfizer over its marketing of three drugs. The allegations in t... Read more
Before joining our firm, Frank Woodson was a partner in the general litigation firm of Turner, Onderdonk, Kimbrough & Howell in Mobile, Alabama, where his practice focused on litigation... Read more
For years Pfizer, the maker of Celebrex and Bextra, has been blamed for promoting off-label use of their drugs. Lawsuits have been filed against Pfizer after users suffered heart attacks or... Read more
We are constantly being asked about what is going on in our firm’s Mass Torts Section. Lawyers in the Section are currently investigating a number of drugs and medical devices, and are... Read more
Harvard researchers have found a disturbing pattern with drugs that have been pulled off the market. They found that medicines approved right on deadline by the Food and Drug Administration... Read more
August 2007 was designated last month as Stevens Johnson Syndrome Awareness Month by Governor Ritter of Colorado. Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS) is an allergic reaction that is caused by var... Read more
A federal Multi-District Litigation proceeding has been established in the San Francisco, California area that will control the vast multitude of Bextra and Celebrex cases filed in this coun... Read more
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