The Supreme Court and Alaska’s Zyprexa Case
Wall Street Journal Blogs, NY - 6 minutes ago
Why did the state of Alaska settle its Zyprexa case against Eli Lilly for only $15 million, a pittance for a big drug maker and a fraction of the $200 ...
The settlement came days before a jury trial was set to wrap up. Three of the 12 jurors were leaning toward Lilly and the rest were for the state, the Anchorage Daily News reports. But those in the minority would likely have shifted their positions during deliberations, one of the jurors who favored Lilly told the paper.
If the jury found in favor of the state, a second jury would have determined the damages, the paper notes