Counsel Aims to Save Risperdal Cases, Challenging Cutoff Date

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Max Mitchell, The Legal Intelligencer September 28, 2016 A logo sign outside of facility occupied by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, in Somerville, New Jersey on May 31, 2015.Kristoffer Tripplaar/ Sipa USA via AP Images A trial judge’s decision to establish a litigationwide cutoff date for when claims should have been brought […]

J&J Hit With $70 Million Risperdal Verdict Over Male Breasts – Bloomberg

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Award is largest in Philadelphia litigation over side effect Drugmaker says award to Tennessee teen is ‘clearly excessive’ A $70 million verdict won by a Tennessee teenager who blamed Johnson & Johnson’s Risperdal drug for causing him to grow female breasts dwarfs awards to other users of the antipsychotic medication who suffered the same side […]