Grigson, et al. v. Farmers Group, Inc. (W.D. Tex.)

In 2017, Charles Grigson filed a class action lawsuit against Farmers Insurance Group, Inc. alleging discriminatory rates. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of all Farmers auto insurance customers in the state of Texas who were policyholders in the Farmers Auto 2.0 (FA2) book. This book of insurance was the only one offered in Texas…

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In re: Valsartan Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2875 (D.N.J.)

High blood pressure, or hypertension, is a common medical condition that currently affects approximately 103 million Americans. Valsartan is a generic drug version of the brand name drug Diovan, which was originally developed and sold by Novartis to treat hypertension. Valsartan is also combined with the drug hydrochlorothiazide to form the generic version of Exforge…

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New Jersey v. ExxonMobil (N.J.)

Oil refineries and processing facilities have been an iconic part of New Jersey scenery for many years. Along with those oil production facilities, however have come oil spills and contaminants that have polluted the area. Officials estimate that seven million gallons of oil may have spilled or leaked since the founding of the oil businesses…

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Barba, et al. v. Shire US Inc., et al. (S.D. Fla.)

Adderall XR is an extended-release version of a drug commonly used for treating attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. In 2016, two plaintiffs sued Shire U.S. Inc., the company that makes and distributes Adderall XR, in a class action lawsuit, alleging that Shire had taken various actions to block generic versions of the drug from entering the…

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