The Pennsylvania Superior Court has opened the door for Plaintiffs in the Risperdal mass tort to seek punitive damages. 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
The number of Risperdal lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson and Janssen nearly tripled in just six months this year. Read more
We have previously reported that more than 5,800 Risperdal lawsuits are pending in the Philadelphia state court. Read more
Plaintiffs have received four verdicts in their favor in Risperdal cases in Philadelphia, including a $70 million damage award. Read more
There have been a couple of recent developments in the Risperdal litigation occurring in Philadelphia since our update in July 2016. Read more
The terms of the settlement are confidential. Read more
To date, $70 million is the highest award to a Plaintiff in the Philadelphia Risperdal litigation. Read more
Risperdal went on the market in 1993 after receiving approval from the FDA for the treatment of schizophrenia. Read more
In November, another jury awarded $1.75 million to a Maryland man who took Risperdal as a 9-year-old in 2003. Read more
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