McNair v. Johnson & Johnson
West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals rejects “innovator liability” theory for manufacturers of FDA approved medication
Caltagirone v. Cephalon, Inc.
Pennsylvania Superior Court holds that state tort claims based on allegations of off-label marketing are preempted by federal law
Bellsouth Communications, LLC v. Cobb County
Georgia Supreme Court grants review of 911 fees case
Gustavsen v. Alcon Laboratories, Inc.
U.S. Chamber urges First Circuit to reject eye drop class action on Article III standing and preemption grounds
General Motors LLC v. Bavlsik
U.S. Chamber files amicus brief in support of Supreme Court review of damages-only retrial in tort litigation
Evans v. NACCO Materials Handling Group, Inc.
Virginia Supreme Court finds no design defect or failure to warn duty in products liability case
Rafferty v. Merck & Co., Inc.
Massachusetts high court adopts innovator liability theory, imposing tort liability on brand-name drug manufacturers for injuries caused by generics
Dolin v. GlaxoSmithKline LLC
U.S. Chamber argues that Illinois law does not recognize “innovator liability” theory for manufacturers of FDA approved medication
Henry v. The Dow Chemical Co.
Michigan Supreme Court summarily reverses court of appeals on statute of limitations ground in long-running toxic tort case
T.H. v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
California Supreme Court accepts “innovator liability” theory, imposing tort liability on brand-name drug manufacturers for injuries caused by generics