Breg Wins Bellwether Trial In Calif. Pain Pump Suits

Law360, New York (February 7, 2013, 5:28 PM EST) -- Breg Inc. secured a defense verdict Wednesday in the first bellwether case to go to trial in coordinated litigation in California over injuries allegedly caused by pain pumps, according to counsel for the device maker.

A jury unanimously held that California-based Breg did not negligently fail to warn plaintiff Scott McKenna about the risks related to its Pain Care 3000 infusion pump, according to Bowman and Brooke LLP. It also found the device was not defective because of inadequate warnings, the firm said.

The case is...
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