Defective Products & Drug Recalls in VA Archives - Page 68 of 68 - Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp

Fentanyl/Duragesic Pain Patches: Medication of Sudden Accidental Overdose Deaths-Read Our Expose

I took the time to interview a top injury trial lawyer named James Orr, of Texas, about his trial experience in pursuing wrongful death recoveries for families whose loved ones died from fentanyl/duragesic pain patch overdoses–overdoses that were accidental but preventable. Click here for more information about this dangerous drug and our full interview.

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U. S. Supreme Court Denies Drug Manufacturer Wyeth’s Complete Immunity Preemption Defense, Upholding Vermont Injury Case Jury Verdict

In a closely watched decision handed down on March 4, 2009, the United States Supreme Court in the case of Wyeth v. Levine, denied the drug manufacturer’s defense that federal regulations completely preempted state injury law claims filed by consumer Diana Levine, who was a musician and suffered amputation of a part of her arm…

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