Judge Grants New Trial In $212M Allergan Botox Suit

Law360, New York (June 1, 2012, 10:38 PM EDT) -- A Virginia federal judge on Friday ordered a new trial in a suit brought by a man who initially won $212 million in damages after alleging that Allergan Inc.'s Botox drug caused him to suffer brain damage.

U.S. District Judge Robert E. Payne granted Allergan's motion for a new trial in a suit brought by Douglas M. Ray Jr., who alleged that he experienced injuries after using Botox to treat a tremor and cramp in his right hand. Although a jury in April 2011 initially awarded...
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