Allergan Can't Beat Widower's Botox Poisoning Suit

Law360, New York (October 29, 2013, 9:15 PM EDT) -- An Illinois federal judge on Friday refused to dismiss a widower's wrongful death suit claiming his wife received Botox injections manufactured by Allergan Inc. to treat a jaw ailment and developed a brain disorder as a result, which allegedly led to her suicide.

U.S. District Judge Thomas M. Durkin trimmed some claims in the suit by Klaus Rosenstern, but allowed many of them to proceed — including claims for failure to warn, negligence and breach of express warranty — finding Rosenstern’s suit made specific enough claims...
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Case Information

Case Title

Rosenstern et al v. Allergan, INC. et al

Case Number



Illinois Northern

Nature of Suit

365(Personal Inj. Prod. Liability)


Honorable Thomas M. Durkin

Date Filed

June 14, 2013

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