November 2013

Consumer Drug Safety
Defective Drugs

Jury Awards Topamax Cleft Lip Lawsuit $11M

Johnson & Johnson has now been ordered to pay damages for Topamax birth defects for the second time this month…. Read More

Consumer Drug Safety
Defective Drugs

Long Term Birth Control Usage May Double Glaucoma Risks

Researchers have studied that women who take birth control for long periods of time may double their risk of glaucoma…. Read More

Consumer Drug Safety
Defective Medical Devices

Johnson & Johnson Said to Reach a $4B Settlement for Hip-Implant Lawsuits

To resolve thousands of lawsuits over the company’s recalled hip implants; Johnson & Johnson have agreed to pay more than… Read More

Consumer Drug Safety
Defective Drugs

Whistleblower Reward to Top $165M in Johnson & Johnson Settlement

After a recent settlement that Johnson & Johnson made with the federal government, the whistleblowers who brought attention to the… Read More

Consumer Drug Safety
Defective Drugs

Johnson & Johnson Pays 2.2 Billion in Drug Marketing Penalties

Risperdal has been marketed for years as a leading pharmaceutical drug to treat elderly dementia patients as well as children… Read More