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Brandner v. Abbott Laboratories, Inc. et al

  1. January 24, 2012

    Class Squashed In Beetle-Tainted Baby Formula Action

    A Louisiana federal judge on Monday denied class certification in a lawsuit over insect parts found in Abbott Laboratories baby formula, saying individual treatment of claims for medical harm and emotional damages was more appropriate.

  2. January 5, 2012

    Abbott Gets Claim Cut From Baby Formula Bugs Suit

    A Louisiana federal judge on Thursday struck an injunctive relief claim from a putative class action over insect parts found in Abbott Laboratories baby formula, saying the plaintiff had failed to show she faced immediate future harm from the product.

  3. March 9, 2011

    Abbott Can't Escape Suit Over Insects In Baby Formula

    A Louisiana federal judge on Wednesday kept alive a putative class action over insect parts found in Abbott Laboratories Inc. baby formula, despite Abbott's arguments that the case should be tossed.

  4. February 4, 2011

    MDL Panel Won't Consolidate Infested Formula Actions

    The U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation on Friday refused to consolidate five class actions over Abbott Laboratories Inc.'s recall of beetle-infested Similac baby formula

  5. September 24, 2010

    Abbott Hit With Class Action Over Bugs In Baby Formula

    A personal injury lawyer whose wife fed their child with powder infant formula that was recalled this month for containing beetle parts and larvae has brought a putative class action against the baby food's maker, Abbott Laboratories Inc.