December 10, 2012
by Sarah Steers
On December 10, 2010, the US Supreme Court granted certiorari in three cases involving the duty of generic drug manufacturers to supply side effect warnings on labels. The Court consolidated three cases, all involving a neurological side effect stemming from the use of the gastric reflux medicine ...[read more]
March 4, 2009
by Caitlin Price
The US Supreme Court ruled 6-3 Wednesday in Wyeth v. Levine that the drug labeling requirements under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FDCA) do not preempt state products liability laws. The case was initiated by a Vermont woman who brought a negligence and failure-to-warn products ...[read more]
November 3, 2008
by Deirdre Jurand
The US Supreme Court heard oral arguments Monday in the case of Wyeth v. Levine, in which the court will consider whether the drug labeling requirements under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act preempt state products liability laws. A state jury initially found in favor of a Vermont woman ...[read more]

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