Reed Smith Atty's Widow Slams GSK's 'Invasive' Subpoena

Law360, New York (August 14, 2014, 3:32 PM EDT) -- A deceased Reed Smith LLP partner's wife, who claims her husband's suicide can be traced to GlaxoSmithKline PLC's antidepressant Paxil, on Wednesday challenged the drugmaker's subpoena for cellphone and text message records, accusing GSK of using aggressive discovery tactics that invade her privacy.

In a motion filed in Illinois federal court, Wendy Dolin, the wife of former Reed Smith partner Stewart Dolin, argued that she had already complied with what she characterized as GSK's intrusive discovery requests, and accused the drugmaker of excessive prying that would not end without the court's intervention. She filed her motion in response to a subpoena that...

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