June 01, 2013 - MM&M - Medical Marketing and Media

Print Issue: June 01, 2013

Liability clause in free-speech cases?

Recent First Amendment-related court decisions have opened the door to increased state tort product liability lawsuits that previously foundered because of FDA’s strict authority over industry activity, according to a Washington Legal Foundation working paper. While the Caronia and Sorrell decisions recognized due process and First Amendment protections for drug and medical device marketers’ information…