Featured cases //

In re Rust-Oleum Restore Marketing, Sales Practices and Products Liability Litigation
Rust-Oleum specializes in creating products to protect surfaces—such as decking and patios—from the elements. One of its products is a line of deck resurfacers called Restore. The company claims these resurfacers are superior to paints and stains and will extend the lives of consumers’ decks. Rust-Oleum also charges a premium price based for Restore on these claims. As alleged in the complaint filed against Rust-Oleum, the Restore line of products—under the names Restore, Restore 4X, and Restore 10x—are prone to prematurely fail shortly after application. Plaintiffs allege the product flakes, separates, and degrades wood decks and will ultimately have to be removed.
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Nexium Antitrust Litigation
Wexler Wallace LLP, along with its co-counsel, filed a case on behalf of a class of end-payors (i.e., consumers and third-party payors, such as employee benefit funds and insurers) against AstraZeneca for allegedly entering into non-competition agreements with a number of generic pharmaceutical manufacturers in order to delay market entry of generic versions of its blockbuster drug Nexium.
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Featured Investigations //

Zofran Mass Tort Litigation
Wexler Wallace LLP is actively pursuing cases against GlaxoSmithKline, the manufacturer of the prescription drug Zofran (Ondansetron). Zofran is an anti-nausea medication approved for use by the FDA to treat nausea post-operatively and in patients undergoing cancer therapy. Though never approved for use during pregnancy, Zofran has been extensively promoted and marketed for off-label use to treat women experiencing morning sickness. Due to this off-label promotion, thousands of women have taken Zofran during their first trimester of pregnancy, an extremely significant time of fetal development.
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Jammal v. American Family Insurance
Wexler Wallace LLP is currently taking discovery in a class action lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio on behalf of current and former insurance agents hired by American Family Insurance to sell the company’s insurance products. The case—filed by Wexler Wallace in conjunction with its co-counsel, Hansen Reynolds Dickinson Crueger, the Law Office of Greg Coleman, and Landskroner Grieco Merriman—seeks certification of a nationwide class of current and former American Family insurance agents who were denied benefits under the Employment Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA).
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Recent Blog Posts //

Chamber of Commerce’s Big Ties to Big Tobacco Under Fire
07/08/2015
You can’t please all of the people all of the time, and if you’re the U.S. Chamber of Commerce that’s certainly true right now. The CVS Health Corporation
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Marriage Equality Wins
06/29/2015
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Will the EPA’s Hydraulic Fracturing Report Affect Litigation?
06/15/2015
On June 4, 2015, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued its findings on the potential impacts of hydraulic fracturing for oil and gas on drinking wate
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