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Mutual Pharmaceutical Co. v. Bartlett

Holding: State-law design-defect claims that turn on the adequacy of a drug’s warnings are pre-empted by federal law under PLIVA v. Mensing.

Judgment: Reversed, 5-4, in an opinion by Justice Alito on June 24, 2013. Justice Breyer filed a dissenting opinion in which Justice Kagan joined. Justice Sotomayor filed a dissenting opinion in which Justice Ginsburg joined.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

  • Opinion analysis: Court reaffirms tort protections for generic pharmaceutical manufacturers (Ronald Mann)
  • The “view” from the Court: June 24, 2013 (Mark Walsh)
  • Details: Mutual Pharmaceutical Co. v. Bartlett (Tejinder Singh)
  • Argument recap: Court troubled by tort protections for generic pharmaceutical manufacturers (Ronald Mann)
  • Argument preview: Court to write yet another chapter on tort protections for generic pharmaceutical manufacturers (Ronald Mann)
  • SCOTUS for law students (sponsored by Bloomberg Law): Preemption again (Stephen Wermiel)
  • Petition of the day (Ben Cheng)

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