After a Philadelphia judge ruled that the brand-name maker of Ambien can't be held responsible for the label on a generic version of the drug, the plaintiff's lawyer in the case said he would advise his client it would be impossible to prosecute the claim in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling that federal law pre-empts failure-to-warn claims regarding generic drugs.
Another Generic Plaintiff Falls Into Mensing's Trap
The Legal Intelligencer
October 11, 2012
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