Monthly Archives: January 2024

Order Granting Class Certification – Banks v R.C. Bigelow, Inc

See below for links to the Order Granting Class Certification, Denying Motions to Strike in Banks v R.C. Bigelow, Inc, and the Class Notice in Banks v R.C. Bigelow, Inc.

California Court of Appeal Rejects Gilead Sciences Claim that It Is Immune From Suits For Its Decision to Withhold A Safer Drug To Treat HIV In TDF Litigation

On Tuesday, January 9, 2024, in a unanimous decision, the First District Court of Appeal of California made clear that drug manufacturers like Gilead cannot escape liability for alleged negligent decision-making – in this instance Gilead’s decision to withhold the safer HIV anti-viral drug (TAF) in order to maximize profits.