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Appeals court says union benefits plans can't sue Abbott Labs for overreaching promotion of Depakote

Dan Churney Oct. 18, 2017, 6:55pm

A federal appeals panel has upheld the dismissal of a suit, which alleged a Chicago-area drug maker cost union benefit plans money by pushing doctors to prescribe Depakote to union members for non-FDA approved uses. The judges ruled the union plans are too far removed from the drug maker's actions to stake a claim.

Judge tosses insurers' RICO class action vs testosterone drug makers, saying not specific enough

Jonathan Bilyk Feb. 4, 2016, 5:38pm

A federal judge has tossed, with leave to amend, the bulk of a federal racketeering and fraud class action brought by an Ohio-based health insurer against Abbvie and other makers of testosterone drugs, saying the insurer has not yet backed up with enough particularity its allegations the drugmakers invented the condition known as “low T,” and, through false marketing to doctors, patients and insurers alike, induced insurers and others to pay far more for the drugs to treat the condition.

Chicago attorneys sue former clients, alleging breach of contract

Robert Hadley Sep. 30, 2015, 1:23pm

A Chicago law firm is suing several former clients, alleging breach of contract.

Widow takes AndroGel makers, sellers to court

Dan Harkins Aug. 10, 2015, 1:21pm

The widow of a man who used a popular testosterone-replacement drug is suing the makers, alleging her husband was killed by the drug.

Man sues over allegedly dangerous prescription testosterone

Dan Harkins Jun. 25, 2015, 4:31pm

Joins growing list of plaintiffs suing AbbVie over AndroGel

Suburban hospital faces suit over woman's alleged parking garage fall

Annie Cosby Jun. 13, 2014, 10:15am

A woman is suing an area hospital over allegations its negligence led her to fall in a parking garage.

Makers of testosterone gel face another suit alleging drug led to man's death

Annie Cosby Apr. 23, 2014, 1:43pm


Insurance company sues, seeking to recoup pay out from driver who allegedly hit pedestrian

Joel Brakken Feb. 3, 2014, 10:00am

An insurance company is seeking damages it paid out to an injured man from the driver who allegedly caused the crash.

Tressler sues former client for legal fees

Bethany Krajelis Jul. 16, 2013, 1:57pm