Consumers Pulling A Fast One In Cymbalta Case, Eli Lilly Says

Law360, New York (October 14, 2015, 8:11 PM EDT) -- Eli Lilly & Co. told a California federal judge Wednesday that three consumers accusing the company of concealing the withdrawal risks of its antidepressant Cymbalta are trying to drop their claims in a transparent bid for a second chance to appeal orders denying their motions for class certification.

Eli Lilly has come out on top in the first three Cymbalta personal injury suits to go to trial. (Credit: AP) Melissa Strafford, Carol Jacquez and David Matthews Jr. have moved to dismiss their claims with prejudice, and the pharmaceutical company said their motion amounts to a second interlocutory appeal to the Ninth...

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