New Legislation May Impact Generic Reglan Lawsuits

Ava Lawson | February 24th, 2013 | Posted in Reglan Lawsuit News
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In recent years, both state and federal courts have dismissed lawsuits involving allegations of injuries caused by generic equivalents of Reglan and other medications. Based on a landmark Supreme Court ruling in Pliva v Mensing, which was handed down in 2011, generic drug manufacturers cannot be held responsible for failing to provide side effect warnings, on condition that their product… Read more »

Fate of Generic Reglan Lawsuits Still Up In the Air

Shay Morrigan | February 7th, 2013 | Posted in Reglan Lawsuit News
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Reglan lawyers representing plaintiffs in generic Reglan lawsuits are still trying to find a way to gain compensation for their clients. After the Supreme Court ruled in June 2011 that generic drug makers are not responsible for failure-to-warn claims as long as their labels match exactly those of the name brand drug, claims against PLIVA Inc.—a manufacturer of generic Reglan—have… Read more »

Reglan Lawsuit Ruling on Generic Drugs Could Have National Implications

Whitney Taylor | January 23rd, 2013 | Posted in Reglan Lawsuit News
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A recent ruling by the Alabama Supreme Court regarding a Reglan lawsuit could be significant for those injured by generic medications. The court ruled that a plaintiff could hold a brand-name drug manufacturer accountable for side effects of Reglan, even if the plaintiff took a generic form of the medicine. Although the current ruling was restricted to the state of… Read more »

Minnesota Plaintiffs Join Reglan Mass Tort

Ava Lawson | January 9th, 2013 | Posted in Reglan Lawsuit News
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On December 27, 2012, Minnesota couple, Candis and Walter Jansen lodged a complaint against Wyeth Pharmaceuticals. The plaintiffs’ Reglan lawyer filed their lawsuit in the Superior Court of San Francisco County, California – site of the current Reglan mass tort. The case joins dozens of others in which injured patients are seeking compensation via Reglan lawsuit settlements or court awards. Plaintiff… Read more »

California Reglan Lawsuit Joins Consolidated Litigation

Emma Gonzalez | December 26th, 2012 | Posted in Reglan Lawsuit News
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On December 10, 2012, LeRhone Williams filed a lawsuit against Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, as well as Esi Lederele, Inc.; Pfizer, Inc.; Schwarz Pharma, Inc.; UCB, SA, Alaven Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; and other defendants associated with the manufacture and sales of Reglan. The plaintiff seeks compensation for adverse side effects from the drug, either through a  jury verdict or Reglan settlements. Williams charges the… Read more »