Most Of Denture Cream Suit Against GSK Tossed

Law360, New York (March 18, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A judge has dismissed most of a proposed class action against GlaxoSmithKline PLC accusing the company of selling its Super Poligrip denture adhesive cream with zinc despite knowing that the product poses serious health risks, but has given the plaintiff a chance to amend the suit.

Judge William Alsup of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California ruled Tuesday that the plaintiff in the case, Ronald Mourning, failed to state a claim under a California consumer protection law, but allowed a claim under...
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