New Jersey Benicar Cases Sent To Judge Johnson In Atlantic County

Mealey's (September 15, 2015, 8:25 AM EDT) -- ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Sixty-five state court cases alleging injuries from Benicar have been transferred into a multicounty litigation before Judge Nelson C. Johnson of the Atlantic County Superior Court, according to an Aug. 31 notice by New Jersey’s administrative courts director (In Re: Benicar [Olmesartan Medoxomil], No. 299, N.J. Super., Atlantic Co.).

(Benicar multicounty order available. Document #28-150917-006R.)

After Benicar manufacturer Daiichi Sankyo Inc. in May asked the New Jersey Supreme Court to centralize all state court cases, the high court’s acting administrative director or...
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