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Punitive Damage Award Against Actos Manufacturer Significantly Reduced by Judge

November 14, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Lawsuit   |   0 Comments

Earlier this year, jurors in Lafayette, Louisiana, concluded that Takeda and Eli Lilly intentionally withheld the significant health risks linked to the diabetes prescription drug, Actos. The Louisiana jury awarded $9 billion in punitive damages. However, the judge recently ruled, on October 27th, 2014, that this amount was excessive and reduced the punitive damage award to $36.8 million. […]

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