Avandia Law Firm Ordered To Indemnify Settlement Trustee For Unauthorized Payment

(June 22, 2016, 11:49 AM EDT) -- PHILADELPHIA — A Pennsylvania federal judge overseeing the Avandia multidistrict litigation on June 17 required a plaintiffs’ law firm to indemnify its settlement trustee for money the trustee paid to defendant GlaxoSmithKline PLC (GSK) for the unauthorized release of disputed settlement holdback funds (In Re: Avandia Marketing, Sales Practices and Products Liability Litigation, MDL Docket No. 1871, No. 07-md-1871, Cynthia Collier v. GlaxoSmithKline, No. 11-480, Jeffie Ezel v. GlaxoSmithKline, No. 11-482, E.D. Pa.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 79540).

(Opinion available. Document #28-160623-013Z.)

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