Tag Archives: Wyeth Pharmaceuticals
A Florida doctor was sentenced to six years in federal prison this week for his role in a scheme to defraud a trust fund set up to compensate victims of the Fen-Phen diet drug. U.S. District Court Judge Juan R. … Read More
A three-judge state Superior Court panel has upheld a defense verdict in a hormone replacement therapy case originating out of Philadelphia in which a woman sued Wyeth over claims that the HRT drug Prempro caused her breast cancer. The panel, … Read More
A New Mexico woman has filed a claim in the Fen-Phen mass tort litigation in Philadelphia over allegations that she developed abnormally high blood pressure as a result of taking the diet drug for about two years. Lawyers with Philadelphia-based … Read More
A Florida doctor was convicted late last week in federal court in Philadelphia of a fraud scheme involving a trust fund set up to compensate victims of the diet drug known as Fen-Phen. Abdur Razzak Tai, 79, of Kissimmee, Fla., … Read More
Lawyers for pharmaceutical giant Wyeth have filed a Notice of Removal with the U.S. District Court in Philadelphia seeking to transfer a personal injury case initiated by a couple from Illinois from a Pennsylvania state court to the federal venue. … Read More
An Illinois couple is suing Pennsylvania-based Wyeth Pharmaceuticals over claims that their now-8-year-old child sustained congenital defects and other related conditions as a result of the mother’s ingestion of the defendant-manufactured anti-depressant drug Effexor while she was pregnant with the … Read More
Attorneys for Wyeth Pharmaceuticals have filed papers with the District Court in Philadelphia seeking to have a pending phen-fen mass tort case brought by a New Mexico couple moved to the federal venue. Raymond M. Williams, a lawyer with DLA … Read More
Attorneys for drug giant Wyeth Pharmaceuticals have filed paperwork at the federal court in Philadelphia seeking to transfer a Fen-Phen mass tort claim filed at Philadelphia’s Common Pleas Court this week from the state court to U.S. District Court.
An Illinois woman who claims she sustained injuries after taking the diet drug commonly known as Fen-Phen has filed a mass tort claim against the drug’s makers in a Pennsylvania court.
A federal judge in Philadelphia has denied a motion by out-of-state plaintiffs in a products liability case to remand the matter to a Pennsylvania state court.