Richard J. Arsenault Chairs Darvon/Darvocet Recall Litigation Conference

Darvocet Recall Litigation Conference

On Friday, Richard J. Arsenault chaired HarrisMartin Publishing’s Darvon/Darvocet Recall Litigation Conference in New Orleans. Arsenault oversaw and helped organize the legal conference, which attracted nearly 20 speakers and 100 attorneys from across the country.

A veteran of class action and complex litigation, Arsenault’s firm is actively involved in the pending lawsuits against the makers of the recalled painkillers, and continues to investigate additional claims.

Darvon, Darvocet and other forms of propoxyphene where pulled from the U.S. market by the FDA in November 2010 because of serious, potentially fatal heart-related problems and overdose risks, which were determined to outweighed the drugs’ benefit.

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