Monthly Archives: October 2019

Massive jury prize against J&J highlights risks to its legal strategy

By Carl O’Donnell, Tom Hals (Reuters) – A jury award that struck Johnson & Johnson JNJ.N with $ 8 billion in punitive damages for a case involving its antipsychotic drug Risperdal highlights the risks of the drugmaker’s all-or-nothing legal strategy, several legal experts told Reuters on Wednesday. A Philadelphia court …

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J&J wins $ 8 billion jury prize for antipsychotic drug

A Philadelphia jury ordered Johnson & Johnson JNJ on Tuesday -0.25% to pay $ 8 billion in damages to a man in Maryland who said his use of J & J’s antipsychotic Risperdal as a child caused an increase in breast size and society failed to properly warn of this …

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Indian River plans to appeal jury award of $2 million to landlord

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY — A jury has awarded Ocean Concrete owner George Maib $2 million in compensation for property he says the county took from him more than 12 years ago. Maib fought the county for years, claiming in a 2007 lawsuit that the county took her property by changing …

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