Summary Judgment Granted in Failure-to-Warn Case
A state court granted summary judgment to a pharmaceutical manufacturer in consolidated proceedings, ruling that an alleged failure to warn was not the proximate cause of the plaintiff’s purported injury. The day before the ruling, the same court granted the same manufacturer's motion to quash and dismissed more than 140 out-of-state plaintiffs, finding they could not establish jurisdiction in the state.
$28 Million Verdict Tossed in Drug Failure-to-Warn Case
Deposed the key witness—the prescribing physician—in a drug failure-to-warn case, leading the court to toss out a $28 million jury verdict against the pharmaceutical manufacturer based on the learned intermediary doctrine.
Shook Represents Major Auto Manufacturer
For more than 15 years, Shook has been national counsel for Mitsubishi Motors in product liability matters.