STORY FROM: Drugs & Medical Devices
Plaintiffs File Petition for Coordinated Docket for Calif. State Court HIV Drug Claims
June 19, 2019
OAKLAND, Calif. –– Plaintiffs with claims pending against Gilead Sciences Inc. for injuries relating to the use of HIV drugs such as Truvada and Viread have asked the Judicial Counsel for the State of California to create a coordinated docket for the claims, saying it is likely that “hundreds, if not thousands, of additional cases will be filed in California’s state courts over the coming months and years.”
According to a June 4 notice filed in a case pending in the California Superior Court for Alameda County, the parties agreed to stay the proceedings in that court in light of ...