U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

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Oral Argument Date

May 30, 2018


Case Updates

Seventh Circuit reverses $3 million verdict against GlaxoSmithKline, concluding plaintiffs’ negligent failure to warn claims were preempted by federal law

August 22, 2018

Click here to view the opinion.

U.S. Chamber argues that Illinois law does not recognize “innovator liability” theory for manufacturers of FDA approved medication

January 29, 2018

Click here to view the amicus brief filed by the U.S. Chamber, American Tort Reform Association, Product Liability Advisory Council, Inc., National Association of Manufacturers, and Illinois Chamber of Commerce.

Kannon K. Shanmugam and Amy Mason Saharia of Williams & Connolly LLP served as co-counsel for the amici.

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