In the News Today - December 26, 2017

December 26, 2017

Judge Throws Out $150M AbbVie AndroGel Verdict: An Illinois federal judge tossed a $150 million verdict, and ordered a new trial, over alleged misrepresentations of the drug's uses. This was the first bellwether result in multidistrict litigation over the drug. (Law360)

Where the Top 5 MDLs Stand at the End of 2017: After a number of "notable bellwether trials and a handful of attention grabbing settlements" this year, Law360 compiled a status report of five major actions that will continue in 2018. (Law360)