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
A U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) panel has voted that there is not enough scientific proof to support claims that naproxen, a painkiller sold as Aleve by Bayer Corp., is safer than... 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
Pfizer Inc. has agreed to pay $164 million to settle a shareholder class action accusing the drug maker of misrepresenting the clinical trial results for Celebrex. The settlement was disclos... Read more
Brigham Young University and Pfizer Inc., the giant drug manufacturer, have settled a lawsuit for $450 million. At issue was whether BYU had been cheated out of billions of dollars in royalt... Read more
A Danish study, released last month, found that heart attack and heart failure patients have a higher risk of a second heart attack or death if they take painkillers, including Celebrex and... 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
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