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Lipitor Lawsuits Move Forward, as Discovery Proceeds in Federal Multidistrict Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports
Friday September 19th 2014, 1:56 pm Filed under Lipitor lawsuit

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who developed Type 2 diabetes, allegedly due to their use of the statin medication. (PRWeb September 19, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/lipitor-lawsuit/lipitor-diabetes/prweb12184984.htm [News Source]

Pfizer, Ranbaxy win lawsuit over generic Lipitor
Saturday September 13th 2014, 1:36 pm Filed under Lipitor lawsuit

Pfizer Inc and Indias Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd won dismissal of a U.S. antitrust lawsuit accusing them of conspiring to delay sales of generic versions of the best-selling cholesterol drug Lipitor. US District Judge Peter Sheridan in Trenton, New Jersey, ruled that the plaintiffs, retailers and distribution companies that bought Lipitor directly from Pfizer, failed to plead their case with ... [News Source]

Court dismisses lawsuit against Pfizer, Ranbaxy over generic Lipitor; says, details offered by plaintiffs not enough
Saturday September 13th 2014, 4:25 am Filed under Lipitor lawsuit

Pfizer Inc and India's Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd on Friday won dismissal of a United States antitrust lawsuit accusing them of conspiring to delay sales of generic versions of the best-selling cholesterol drug Lipitor. [News Source]

Pfizer, Ranbaxy win dismissal of lawsuit over generic Lipitor
Friday September 12th 2014, 6:16 pm Filed under Lipitor lawsuit

Pfizer Inc and India's Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd on Friday won dismissal of a U.S. District Judge Peter Sheridan in Trenton, New Jersey, ruled that the plaintiffs, retailers and distribution companies that bought Lipitor directly from Pfizer, failed to plead their case with enough detail. The lawsuit, filed in 2012, stems from a 2008 settlement of a patent lawsuit filed by Pfizer against Ranbaxy ... [News Source]

Trial May Tell Potential Outcome of over 6,000 DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits
Wednesday September 03rd 2014, 2:43 pm Filed under Lipitor lawsuit

First Bellwether Trial of DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Will Serve as Test Case to Gauge Strength of Plaintiffs’ Claims, Provide Clues to Juror Rulings in Similar Metal-on-Metal Hip Lawsuits Reports Wright & Schulte LLC (PRWeb September 03, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/09/prweb12141389.htm [News Source]

Halliburton and Plaintiffs' Steering Committee Reach Settlement
Tuesday September 02nd 2014, 9:56 am Filed under Lipitor lawsuit

PLEASANT, S.C., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Halliburton Energy Services Inc. and the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee announced a $1.028 billion settlement for alleged punitive damage claims and claims held by the class that were created as part of the Economic and Property Damages Settlement in In re Oil Spill by the Oil Rig "Deepwater Horizon." In the previous class, BP PLC ... [News Source]

South Carolina Litigation Adds 200 Lipitor Lawsuits in a Month, as Plaintiffs File Suits Alleging New-Onset Diabetes …
Monday September 01st 2014, 12:11 pm Filed under Lipitor lawsuit

The Firm is evaluating potential Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly developed Lipitor diabetes injuries after taking the cholesterol-lowering statin drug. (PRWeb September 01, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/lipitor-lawsuit/lipitor-diabetes/prweb12132739.htm [News Source]