Monthly Archive for: ‘June, 2012’

The Learned Intermediary Doctrine Applies to Prescription Drug Products-Liability Cases

The Texas Supreme Court recently held that a prescription drug manufacturer fulfills its duty to warn users of its product’s risks by providing warnings to the intermediaries who prescribe the drug. Once a manufacturer warns intermediaries, it has no further duty to warn the end users directly. In Centocor, Inc. v. Hamilton, No. 10-0223, 2012 WL 2052783 (Tex. 2012), a …

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Craig Cherry Obtains A “Top Texas Verdict Of 2011″

Veridict Search recently announced that Craig Cherry, trial lawyer at Haley & Olson, P.C., obtained one of the highest jury verdicts in the State of Texas in 2011.  Craig served as lead counsel for the plaintiffs in Rebecca Hearn, et. al. v. New Prime, Inc., a personal injury/commercial trucking accident case filed in McLennan County, Texas.  He represented Rebecca Hearn and her parents in a …

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