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08 Jun, 2017, 09:30 BST Contergan Victim Wins Against Former Board Member of the Contergan Foundation

In the lawsuit between the plaintiff, Contergan (thalidomide) victim Andreas Meyer, and the defendant and former Board member of the Contergan...


09 Mar, 2017, 08:35 GMT No Settlement in the Legal Dispute on the Role of Grünenthal, the Contergan Foundation and the Federal Ministry of Family Affairs

In the lawsuit before the Bonn Regional Court between the plaintiff, Contergan victim Andreas Meyer, and the defendant, Attorney Karl Schucht, the...


13 Feb, 2017, 09:00 GMT Hearing Date of Thalidomide Lawsuit in Germany Announced

60 years after the market launch of Contergan (active ingredient: thalidomide), the greatest pharmaceutical scandal in the Federal Republic of...