McNeil Appeals $5M Tylenol Verdict A Second Time

Law360, New York (November 6, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- Drug maker McNeil PPC Inc. has appealed a lawsuit over the alleged poisoning of an infant by Tylenol for the second time, after a Philadelphia court upheld a $5 million verdict against the company earlier this fall.

McNeil filed an appellate brief in the Superior Court of Pennsylvania last Tuesday. The text of the brief was not immediately available.

In September, a lower state court had rejected an appeal by the company. According to published reports, the judge ruled that McNeil tried to introduce new issues...
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