Tag Archives: product liability

Generic drug maker faces liability for out-of-date warning label

Federal law does not preempt a product liability suit alleging that the maker of a generic form of Fosamax failed to update its warning label in conformity with revised brand-name warnings, the California Court of Appeal has ruled in affirming ...

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Blinded employee settles case for $14M

A Virginia machine shop employee blinded in a 2009 accident involving an automated machine tool has settled claims for a total of $14 million. The settlement in the products liability case has a total payout of $16.5 million.

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Calif. judge tosses $6.5M verdict in first Actos trial

A California judge has thrown out a $6.5 million product liability verdict against Takeda Pharmaceuticals, deciding that a key expert witness should not have been allowed to testify that the diabetes drug Actos was the cause of a man’s bladder ...

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