A panel of federal judges has decided to consolidate all federal lawsuits alleging heart failure injuries from the type 2 diabetes medicine Onglyza (generic: saxagliptin) for pretrial handling in the Eastern District of Kentucky.
A court in Seoul, Korea, has ordered Asiana Airlines and one of its employees to pay a passenger about 100 million won ($93,569) for severely burning her by accidentally pouring instant noodle soup on her during a flight.
The U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) is deciding whether to consolidate 42 lawsuits alleging severe infections from Stӧckert 3T Heater Cooler Machines for pretrial handling.
An Illinois federal judge has paused more than 250 lawsuits alleging that AbbVie’s anti-seizure medicine Depakote causes birth defects after both parties agreed to engage in settlement negotiations.
The number of new cases of Legionnaires’ disease has increased in recent years, and a new Yale University study indicates that people living near watersheds have the highest risk of developing the illness.
Investigators say 5 workers who went missing after an oil rig explosion in Oklahoma are now presumed dead.
A number of women who claim their hair fell out and never grew back due to a side effect of the chemotherapy drug Taxotere have filed a products liability lawsuit against the manufacturer in Cook County Circuit Court.