Takeda Hit With $1.3M In Punitive Damages In Pa. Actos Case

By Matt Fair (February 13, 2015, 2:51 PM EST) -- A Philadelphia jury slapped Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. with $1.3 million in punitive damages on Friday after concluding that the company had acted with reckless indifference for the health of a retired Pennsylvania teacher who claimed the diabetes drug Actos had caused him to develop bladder cancer....

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!