Wyeth, Schwarz Escape Reglan Failure-To-Warn Suit

Law360, New York (April 30, 2010, 2:28 PM EDT) -- In a ruling in line with recent federal appeals court decisions, a district judge has held that Wyeth Inc. and Schwarz Pharma Inc., makers of brand-name gastric reflux drug Reglan, cannot be held liable for the failure of its generic rivals to include warnings that the product could cause a neurological disorder.

The summary judgment ruling issued by Judge Marcia A. Crone of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas on Wednesday said state law and federal precedent in recent appeals court rulings...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Finnicum v. Wyeth, Inc. et al


Case Number

1:09-cv-00785

Court

Texas Eastern

Nature of Suit

Personal Inj. Prod. Liability

Judge

Marcia A. Crone

Date Filed

August 14, 2009

Law Firms

Companies

Government Agencies

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.