1465 ABA Journal articles on Health Law.
May 17, 2018 7:00 AM CDT
The group general counsel at the pharmaceutical company Novartis, Felix Ehrat, has announced his retirement after acknowledging that the agreement to pay lawyer Michael Cohen $1.2 million for consulting…
May 16, 2018 11:13 AM CDT$1 billion concussion settlement.
Apr 13, 2018 5:03 PM CDT
Jurors in New Jersey have awarded $117 million in a lawsuit that claimed Johnson & Johnson’s talcum powder products caused an investment banker’s mesothelioma.
Jurors apportioned 70 percent of the…
Apr 12, 2018 3:43 PM CDT
Apr 11, 2018 8:30 AM CDT
A California judge has tentatively ruled that coffee sold in the state must carry a cancer warning label.
Judge Elihu Berle based his decision on a state law that requires…
Mar 30, 2018 1:32 PM CDT
In late December, federal Magistrate Judge David Duncan waved an iPad in front of his Phoenix courtroom, enraged. He had just read a local news article suggesting that the Arizona…
Feb 27, 2018 1:55 PM CST
Feb 5, 2018 8:00 AM CST
An Ohio judge is considering whether to award full custody of a transgender teen to his grandparents so he can pursue hormone therapy that is opposed by his parents.
Jan 29, 2018 9:52 AM CST
A model falsely identified as HIV-positive when her stock photo was used in an educational ad campaign met the standard for proving defamation per se, a New York appeals court…
Jan 18, 2018 4:08 PM CST
The Department of Health and Human Services has a new division to help protect health-care workers with moral or religious objections to providing certain types of care.
The agency’s website…
Jan 18, 2018 11:09 AM CST
Jurors in Pasadena, California, have found no liability in a lawsuit by a woman who said that she contracted mesothelioma by inhaling asbestos in baby powder.
Jurors on Thursday ruled…
Nov 17, 2017 7:00 AM CST
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Nov 7, 2017 8:00 AM CST
President Donald Trump’s opioid commission would like to see drug courts in every federal jurisdiction.
The proposal is among 56 recommendations by the President’s Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and…
Nov 1, 2017 3:02 PM CDT