The settlement deal would average about $275,000 for each case, and would be the first settlement in the four year old litigation over the type 2 diabetes drug.
Dr Shezad Malik Law Firm has offices based in Fort Worth and Dallas and represents people who have suffered catastrophic and serious personal injuries including wrongful death, caused by the negligence or recklessness of others. We specialize in Personal Injury trial litigation and focus our energy and efforts on those we represent.
Any settlement deal would average about $275,000 for each case, and would be the first in the four year old litigation over the diabetes drug. The global settlement will be finalized at the next federal court hearing which is set for May 22.
Actos Settlement Details
Serious effort are underway to try and resolve all of the Actos bladder cancer lawsuits. According to an order issued on March 17 by U.S. Magistrate Judge Patrick J. Hanna, there are five settlement meetings scheduled between April 16, 2015 and March 18, 2016, before the next “bellwether” trial goes before a federal jury.
The U.S. District Judge presiding over all federal Actos bladder cancer lawsuits will require the parties to discuss settlements in advance of a bellwether trial scheduled in May 2016. In that trial at least five different cases are consolidated for trial before one jury.