You Cannot Sue For What They Cannot Do

Law360, New York (October 26, 2011, 7:08 PM EDT) -- If you were driving your car down the street and a federal marshal blocked traffic and directed traffic the wrong way down a one-way street, should you be subject to a penalty if a state police officer was handing out tickets at the end of the block for going the wrong way? The U.S. Supreme Court says no.

A generic manufacturer cannot be sued under state law for something that federal law says it cannot do and in Pliva v. Mensing and Actavis v. Demahy the...
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