Pharmaceutical & Medical Devices
Today, it’s nutritional supplements. Yesterday it was Vioxx. The day before that, it was Fen-Phen. Tomorrow it may be your favorite over-the-counter pain reliever. The pharmaceutical industry is a playground for plaintiffs’ lawyers and a breeding ground for multi-district litigation. The medical device industry is likewise at risk, facing lawsuits that make up in severity what they might lack in volume.