$110M E-Ferol Settlement Gets Final Approval

Law360, New York (April 12, 2010, 5:16 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has given final approval for O'Neal Inc., Retrac Inc. and several of their insurers to pay up to $110 million to settle a class action over E-Ferol, a toxic vitamin solution that allegedly caused liver and kidney failure in premature infants in the mid-1980s.

Chief Judge Sidney A. Fitzwater of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas on Friday gave final approval to the deal, which calls for the plaintiffs' attorneys to receive 30 percent of the settlement fund as...
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