Case Conclusion Date:December 19, 2008
Practice Area:Defective and Dangerous Products
Outcome:Confidential Settlement Prior To Trial
Description:This case involved a loving mother who unknowingly took a dangerous anti-seizure medication that caused her to develop a deadly skin reaction called Stevens Johnson Syndrome. Tragically, due to the severity of her injuries, she did not recover from her resulting injuries. A lawsuit was brought on behalf of her family and her Estate against the manufacturer of the dangerous drug. Allegations of failure to warn, breach of implied warranty and other claims were asserted on the familyâ€™s behalf. After a lengthy battle with the responsible pharmaceutical company, a substantial confidential settlement was reached prior to trial.