Rite Aid Corp. will pay $250,000 to settle federal claims that the drugstore chain fired a Maryland man because he had epilepsy and had filed an Americans with Disabilities Act claim against the company with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
Published: February 7, 2011
Tags: Dilantin, drug litigation, epilepsy, FDA, Food and Drug Administration, Mylan, off-label uses, Pfizer, phenytoin, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
Published: January 4, 2011
Tags: Accutane, Allergan, antidepressant, Avandia, AztraZeneca, Botox, Botox litigation, Department of Justice, DOJ, epilepsy, failure to warn, GlaxoSmithKline, heart attack, hormone replacement therapy, hormone replacement therapy litigation, Johnson & Johnson, Levaquin, Neurontin, Paxil, Pfizer, Premarin, Prempro, Provera, Roche, Seroquel, Wyeth
Much like 2009, 2010 was a busy year for prescription drug suits.