We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Texas Court Revives Prempro Case V. Wyeth

Law360 (April 16, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A month after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected Wyeth Pharmaceutical Inc.'s federal preemption argument, a Texas appeals court has dealt another blow to the drugmaker, reversing Wyeth's victory in a case over the company's hormone replacement drug Prempro.

Ruling that federal law did not trump a state law failure-to-warn claim, the Court of Appeals of Texas in Houston on Tuesday revived Susan Brockert's product liability action against Wyeth and its sales representatives, more than two years after a state trial court tossed the case on preemption...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.