Judge Quashes Immediate Appeal In Hormone Case

Law360, New York (April 2, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A judge has refused Wyeth's attempts to win an interlocutory appeal of decisions regarding expert testimony and the statute of limitations in a case that is part of the multidistrict litigation alleging that the company's hormone replacement treatments caused breast cancer.

Judge William Wilson Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas said in an order Monday that Wyeth and Pfizer subsidiary Pharmacia & Upjohn Co. LLC, which joined its request, did not meet the requirements for an appellate court review in...
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