Preapproval Actions For Generic Drugs Are Also Preempted, Judge Rules
Mealey's (January 19, 2016, 4:20 PM EST) -- MIAMI — A Florida federal judge on Jan. 7 rejected a plaintiff’s attempt to get around generic drug preemption by making claims about what the company should have done before getting federal approval for a generic hormone replacement therapy drug (Maggie Tsavaris v. Pfizer, Inc., et al., No. 15-21826, S.D. Fla.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 1680).