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Expert witness backs appeals court decision in Nexium lawsuit

David Hutton Feb. 17, 2017, 3:14pm

LOS ANGELES (Northern California Record) -- A Missouri doctor has agreed with a California state appeals court’s decision that he wasn’t qualified to opine on the general causation relationship between proton pump inhibitors like Nexium and bone fractures.

Broadcom reaches class-action settlement

David Hutton Feb. 2, 2017, 4:42pm

The semiconductor maker Broadcom Corp. has settled a stockholder class action lawsuit that originated after the company merged with Avago in 2015.

Nonprofit group tackling Clean Water Act violations by lumber company

David Hutton Jan. 23, 2017, 11:13am

SAN FRANCISCO — A San Francisco-based law firm handling a case alleging Clean Water Act violations against an Arcata-based lumber company is hoping that a quick settlement can be reached.