11th Circuit Affirms Dismissal Of Fixodent Denture Cream Case On Expert Evidence

(June 17, 2016, 10:13 AM EDT) -- ATLANTA — The 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on June 15 affirmed dismissal 48 Fixodent denture cream lawsuits after a federal judge excluded the plaintiffs’ expert causation expert witnesses (Beverly Jones, et al. v. SmithKline Beecham, et al., No 15-12340, 11th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. 10833).

(Opinion available. Document #28-160623-007Z.)

Fixodent is made by Proctor & Gamble Co. (P&G). Plaintiffs allege that the denture cream contained zinc, which, if swallowed in great enough quantity over a long period of time, causes copper deficiency myelopathy, a...
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