Bayer to Discontinue Problematic Essure Birth Control Implants

A lengthy campaign by health advocates and thousands of women to remove Bayer’s birth control method Essure has proven successful. Bayer announced this past July that they would discontinue sales of Essure by the end of the year. The implant has caused a myriad of problems for scores of women. The subject of an estimated 16,000 Essure lawsuits or claims … Read More

Motion to Consolidate All Mirena Lawsuits is Filed

Federally Filed Mirena Lawsuits

NastLaw, LLC. reports that a petition for consolidation of all federally filed Mirena lawsuits has been filed. Attorneys for NastLaw, based in center city Philadelphia with national practice, say that these petitions are generally known as request for transfer and to consolidate multidistrict litigation (MDL). If granted the JPML court would transfer all federal Mirena injury cases to a single United … Read More

Minnesota Woman Files Mirena Lawsuit

A Minnesota woman filed suit in Federal Court in Minnesota against Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals, the makers of the Mirena IUD. The suit alleges that the Mirena IUD device is defective and caused her serious injuries, resulting in the surgical removal of the device. The complaint was filed by Philadelphia attorneys Dianne Nast, Daniel Gallucci, and Joanne Matusko of the national … Read More