Continuing in its efforts to find a new judge for the thousands of Accutane cases pending in New Jersey state court, Hoffman-La Roche filed notice to appeal a decision by presiding Judge Carol E. Higbee not to recuse herself in ...Read More »
Drug maker Hoffmann- La Roche has asked for the recusal of the New Jersey judge overseeing the Accutane mass tort litigation, asserting that Judge Carol E. Higbee is siding unfairly with plaintiffs who allege injuries from the acne drug.Read More »
Pharmaceutical company Hoffmann-La Roche adequately warned a user of the acne drug Accutane of the risk of developing inflammatory bowel disease, a U.S. District Court in Florida has ruled in granting summary judgment.Read More »
The anti-nausea drug Reglan and its generic counterparts were the drugs most frequently cited in litigation in 2011, according to a consumer watchdog’s latest analysis of Food and Drug Administration statistics.
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After more than a decade, the litigation against Hoffman-LaRoche, the maker of the acne drug Accutane, continues to grow. More than 7,000 cases are currently on file in multi-district litigation consolidated in New Jersey state court, and both sides continue ...Read More »
In a trio of cases tried together against Hoffman-LaRoche, the maker of Accutane, jurors awarded just one of the plaintiffs suffering from inflammatory bowel disease $2.1 million.Read More »