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Acadia Hit With Securities Suit Over Drug Linked To Deaths

Law360 (July 20, 2018, 10:09 PM EDT) -- An Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc. shareholder slapped the biopharmaceutical company with a putative securities fraud class action in California federal court Thursday, claiming the company inflated its stock price by hiding safety risks and downplaying reports of deaths connected to its treatment for hallucinations and delusions.

Investor plaintiff James Staublein filed his suit on behalf of a proposed class of persons and entities that acquired Acadia securities between April 29, 2016 — when the company announced its flagship drug Nuplazid was approved by the U.S. Food and...
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Case Title

Staublein v. Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc. et al

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California Southern

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Judge Roger T. Benitez

Date Filed

July 19, 2018

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