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Bloomberg News reports that Takeda Pharamaceuticals Company, manufacturer of the Type 2 diabetes oral medicine ACTOS®, has recently agreed to pay $2.2 billion dollars to resolve claims of hiding the serious side effects of

Recent studies conducted by the FDA now requires all manufacturers to warn patients of possible risk of heart attack and stroke, and to properly label approved usage 2015-03-03 The Food and Drug Agency (FDA) has
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Stephen Sheller was honored as “Humanitarian of the Year” by the Citizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR). The black tie event was held at the Los Angeles Westin Bonaventure February 28, 2015. The

The Wall Street Journal Pharmalot Blog 2015-02-24 In a setback to Johnson & Johnson, a Philadelphia jury decided the health care giant must pay $2.5 million in damages for failing to warn that

The Legal Intelligencer 2014-01-15 Individual suit filings related to the antipsychotic drug Risperdal have been increasing in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, First Judicial District leaders say. The uptick has been steady
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The $2.2 Billion Settlement with Johnson & Johnson Leads the Pack by Lizzy McLellan, The Legal Intelligencer The Legal Intelligencer reported that the largest verdict and settlement award in Pennsylvania between August 2013
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The Sheller whistleblower team announced a $58.9 milllion settlement with Shire Pharmaceuticals over off-label marketing of ADHD drugs Adderall and Vyvanse in September, 2014. Court documents detailing the civil allegations and settlement were

2014-09-30 Stephen Sheller presented the feature CLE “American ‘Hustle’: Whistleblowers and Prosecuting False Claims Act Cases” at the Montgomery County Bench Bar conference September 2014. Joined by former Assistant U.S. Attorney Joseph Trautwein,

The Toronto Star 2014-06-26 By: David Bruser News Reporter, Jesse McLean Investigative News reporter, Andrew Bailey Data Analyst, Published on Thu Jun 26 2014 A 15-year-old girl who wanted to clear her acne was prescribed the antibiotic minocycline. The teen

Digital Journal 2014-04-16 The whistleblower attorney team of Sheller P.C. announced today that Astellas Pharma U.S., Inc. has agreed to pay $7.3 million to resolve allegations by the Sheller whistleblower client that Astellas violated the False