Published on March 16, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Politico: Supreme Court To Hear Generic Drug Suit Next Week
Generic drugs are supposed to be identical to the brand names that preceded them. And by law, they have to have identical warnings and labels. So what happens when a generic drug harms someone? How much liability does the generic drugmaker bear? That's a question that will be argued before the Supreme Court next Tuesday (Norman, 3/15).
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