New Jersey Appellate Panel Vacates $2.1 Million Accutane Verdict

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Aug 4, 2014 8:19:46 PM

Attorney Michael Hook delivers the plaintiffs' opening statement in Greenblatt v. Hoffmann-La Roche Inc., et al. On Monday, a New Jersey appellate panel vacated a $2.1 million verdict in favor of Gillian Gaghan, who claimed the acne medication Accutane caused her inflammatory bowel disease. Click here to view the trial video.

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Topics: Products Liability, accutane

Retrial of Accutane Lawsuit Begins After $10.5 Million Verdict Reversed

Posted by David Siegel on Jan 30, 2014 4:00:39 PM

Atlantic City, NJ - Opening statements began today at a trial involving claims, that the widely prescribed acne medication Accutane caused inflammatory bowel disease, known as IBD, in a female plaintiff which led to the removal of her colon.

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Topics: Kendall v. Roche, accutane, Pharmaceutical

New Jersey Jury Awards $18 Million To Accutane Users

Posted by David Siegel on Jul 2, 2012 8:36:29 AM

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - A state court jury has determined Roche Holding AG, manufacturer of the popular acne medication Accutane, must pay $18 million in damages to two former users who developed inflammatory bowel disease because of the drug.

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Topics: accutane, Pharmaceutical

Tanna Accutane trial begins in New Jersey

Posted by msch on Nov 15, 2011 2:21:00 PM

New Jersey is home to another Accutane toxic tort trial, as plaintiff Priya Tanna sues Roche to recover for her permanent injuries. Tanna started using the prescription Accutane as a 15 year old and has since developed Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). 

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Topics: Toxic Torts, accutane, Pharmaceutical

Roche Wins 2 of 3 Accutane Cases

Posted by msch on Apr 8, 2011 8:10:00 PM

Greenblatt v. Hoffman-La Roche (Atlantic City, New Jersey)

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Topics: Toxic Torts, accutane, Greenblatt v. Roche, Pharmaceutical