Qualitest Beats Class Cert. Bid In Birth Control Recall Suit

Law360, New York (November 6, 2012, 10:45 PM EST) -- A California state judge on Tuesday refused to certify a class in a suit against Qualitest Pharmaceuticals over a birth control pill recalled because of packaging error, saying the case involved too many individualized issues.

Judge John Shepard Wiley denied lead plaintiff Samantha Federman's bid for class certification and said that though Federman had a claim for the loss of the money she had spent on a pregnancy test taken after the drug was recalled, there was no evidence the recall had affected any California consumer...
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