The Class Action Fairness Act is a formidable obstacle for plaintiffs lawyers hoping to litigate big multi-plaintiff cases in state court. But it wasn't enough for Abbott's lawyers in a series of cases alleging that the company's anti-seizure drug Depakote causes birth defects.
Venable, Winston Lose CAFA Removal Bid in Illinois Depakote Litigation
The Litigation Daily
April 18, 2012
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