Children's Advil Ad Ban Is Proper, J&J Unit Tells 2nd. Circ.

Law360, New York (January 11, 2017, 1:26 PM EST) -- A New York federal judge was right to find a decades-old order stopping Pfizer from promoting Advil’s risk of stomach damage as comparable to Tylenol’s also applies to Children’s Advil because the order focuses on the drug itself, not the brand, a Johnson & Johnson unit told the Second Circuit on Tuesday.

U.S. District Judge Andrew L. Carter’s April decision in favor of Tylenol-maker McNeil-PPC Inc. — now Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. — should be upheld because U.S. District Judge William C. Conner’s 1989 order...
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Case Information

Case Title

Pfizer Inc. v. McNeil-PPC, Inc.

Case Number



Appellate - 2nd Circuit

Nature of Suit

3890 STATUTES-Other

Date Filed

May 31, 2016

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