Over the last decade or so, there has been an explosion in litigation involving claims that certain pharmaceutical products cause birth defects. This litigation has dealt a major blow to the contraceptive industry in general, and in particular to efforts to research and develop a new generation of safer and more effective contraceptives.
A Contractual Solution to the Contraceptive Crisis,
Yale L. & Pol'y Rev.
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