Keyword: Lawsuit


US Merck Fails to Transfer all Talc Liability to Bayer

14.04.2023 -

A move by US drugmaker Merck & Co. to have Bayer assume all liability for lawsuits alleging that the talc-based Dr. Scholl's foot powder causes cancer has failed, at...


French Farmer Wins €11,000 in Bayer Herbicide Lawsuit

14.12.2022 -

A French farmer who said he suffered neurological problems including memory loss, fainting and headaches after inhaling fumes from Bayer’s Lasso-branded herbicide in an...


Wood and Enterprise Settle Propane Project Lawsuit

21.11.2022 -

John Wood Group has settled a lawsuit brought by Enterprise Products relating to delays on a propane dehydrogenation (PDH) project in Mont Belvieu, Texas, USA.


Lilly Fined for Medicaid Violation

15.08.2022 -

A US federal court has ordered Eli Lilly to pay over $61 million in damages after whistleblower Ronald Streck filed a lawsuit alleging that the drugmaker had underpaid...


Pfizer and BioNTech Counter CureVac Lawsuit

03.08.2022 -

Pfizer and BioNTech are fighting back against CureVac’s lawsuit that asserts the makers of the Comirnaty-branded mRNA vaccine for Covid-19 infringed its patent.


Gilead Sciences Faces Another Hepatitis C Lawsuit

05.09.2016 - Gilead Sciences is once again preparing to defend itself against a challenge to its hepatitis C intellectual property. The latest lawsuit comes from the University of Minnesota...


Dow Chemical Settles PU Price-fixing Case

29.02.2016 - Dow Chemical has agreed to pay $835 million to settle a long-running lawsuit alleging that it – along with other manufacturers – had conspired to keep prices for polyurethane...


J&J Ordered to Pay $72 Million for Cancer Death

26.02.2016 - A jury hearing a claim in a Missouri state circuit court against US healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson (J&J) has found the company liable for fraud, negligence and conspiracy in...