9th Circ. To Reconsider Its Remand Of Teva Painkiller Suit

Law360, New York (February 11, 2014, 7:38 PM EST) -- The Ninth Circuit on Monday agreed to take another look at its remand to state court of a lawsuit against Teva Pharmaceuticals Inc. that's part of a mass action over cardiovascular injuries allegedly tied to propoxyphene painkillers after the drugmaker argued that the decision created a troubling circuit split.

In a brief order, the appeals court said the case will be reheard before all of its judges, adding that a three-judge panel’s September decision upholding a lower court’s remand order should not be cited as precedent...
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Case Information

Case Title

Judith Romo, et al v. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.

Case Number



Appellate - 9th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3365 Personal Injury-Product Liability

Date Filed

July 26, 2013

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