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California court hangs out a welcome sign: Drug makers can be sued here


Dan Herling, a Litigation Member in the Mintz San Francisco office, is quoted in this STAT News piece on the California Supreme Court’s ruling that out-of-state users of the Plavix blood thinner claiming harm could sue the drug-maker, Bristol-Myers Squibb. The article notes wider implications for the pharmaceutical industry accompany this ruling, resulting from California’s strong consumer protection act, according to Dan.