Do patients who've suffered harm from a dangerous drug have a right to bring a lawsuit or a class action lawsuit?

Absolutely. There have been many successful lawsuits, including class action lawsuits, brought by consumers after being harmed by a dangerous or recalled drug. Signs of consumer fraud include:

  • Misrepresentations regarding a the safety of a drug.
  • Drugs that just don`t work as they should or as they were advertised
  • Taking the drug results in injury or death when consumers were not adequately warned of the risk
  • Concealment of negative facts or findings regarding the safety of a drug discovered during clinical trials.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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