The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio recently held that New Jersey law bars punitive damages for prescription pharmaceuticals that are approved by the FDA.
The U.S. Supreme Court invited the U.S. solicitor general's comments on petition to review a Ninth Circuit decision expanding jurisdiction under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act.
The court recently addressed the ever-present question of FDA preemption of state-law pharmaceutical claims, specifically those arising under Texas law.
By Cynthia D. Driscoll, Thomas S. Jones, and Charles H. Moellenberg Jr.
Developing the tools to analyze scientific studies critically is essential.
By Vivian Quinn and Tracey Ehlers
Conveying a sense of what lies ahead regarding class certification and ways courts and the legislature may approach claims involving food and beverage labeling.
By Deborah A. Elsasser and David L. Schwan
Managing MDL and mass-tort litigation through judicial control over the appointment of lead counsel, attorney fees, and cost-shifting.
Veteran litigator Douglas Maag details how U.S. economic and trade sanctions can affect the handling of mass-tort claims. (8:13 min)
Examining the holding in this newly announced decision and what it may mean for future parens patriae actions and other types of quasi-class actions or mass actions. (56:12)
Featuring a unique group of lawyers and non-lawyers to provide a fact-based peek into the future, including presentations and an interactive discussion among the panelists. (1:01:42)
Learn about the significance of the Barltett decision and its impact on the Supreme Court's preemption holdings. (57:33)
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