Navigation Links
Mirena IUD Lawsuits Move Forward, as Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes Upcoming Case Management Conference in Federal Mirena Side Effects Litigation

New York, New York (PRWEB) June 23, 2013

Mirena IUD lawsuit claims continue to move forward in the federal multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court Southern District of New York. According to court documents, the next Status Conference in the federal Mirena side effects litigation is scheduled for July 1, 2013. So far, nearly 50 claims have been filed in the Southern District of New York on behalf of women who suffered spontaneous device migration, uterine perforations, and other injuries, allegedly due to the Mirena IUD. (In re: Mirena IUD Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2434)

“We continue to hear from women who allegedly suffered serious Mirena side effects. We look forward to additional progress in this litigation in the coming months,” says Bernstein Liebhard LLP, a nationwide law firm representing victims of defective drugs and medical devices. The Firm continues to offer free Mirena lawsuit consultations to women who were allegedly harmed as a result of spontaneous migration of the Mirena IUD.

Mirena Lawsuits
The Mirena IUD was approved by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) as a birth control method in 2000. In 2009, Mirena’s approved uses were expanded to include treatment of heavy menstrual bleeding in women who wish to use an IUD as their method of birth control. NewsChannel5 in Cleveland, Ohio reported on June 17th that more 70,000 adverse event reports involving the Mirena IUD have been logged with the FDA since 2000, including thousands involving device dislocation and uterine perforations.*

Court filings indicate that plaintiffs in Mirena lawsuits are alleged to have suffered serious injuries due to spontaneous migration of the IUD. Claims further allege that Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals downplayed potential Mirena side effects and failed to provide adequate warnings regarding the potential for spontaneous device migration. In addition to the federal litigation now underway in the Southern District of New York, at least 100 Mirena IUD lawsuits have been filed in a consolidated litigation underway in New Jersey’s Bergen County Superior Court. (In Re: Mirena Litigation; Case No. 297)

Alleged victims of Mirena side effects may be eligible to file claims in either of these litigations if they suffered from injuries related to spontaneous migration of the IUD. Learn more about Mirena lawsuits by visiting Bernstein Liebhard LLP’s website. For additional information, please call 800-511-5092.


About Bernstein Liebhard LLP
Bernstein Liebhard LLP is a New York-based law firm exclusively representing injured persons in complex individual and class action lawsuits nationwide since 1993, including those who have been harmed by dangerous drugs, defective medical devices and consumer products. The firm has been named by The National Law Journal to the “Plaintiffs’ Hot List,” recognizing the top plaintiffs’ firms in the country, for the past 10 consecutive years.

Bernstein Liebhard LLP
10 East 40th Street
New York, New York 10016

ATTORNEY ADVERTISING. © 2013 Bernstein Liebhard LLP. The law firm responsible for this advertisement is Bernstein Liebhard LLP, 10 East 40th Street, New York, New York 10016, (212) 779-1414. Prior results do not guarantee or predict a similar outcome with respect to any future matter.

Contact Information:
Felecia L. Stern, Esq.
Bernstein Liebhard LLP
info (at) consumerinjurylawyers (dot) com

Read the full story at

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. New Mirena IUD Complications Lawsuits Allegations Report: Resource4thePeople Reports Important Multidistrict Litigation Hearing Scheduled
2. Mirena IUD Birth Control Device Perforated Kentucky Woman’s Uterus, Alleges Lawsuit Filed by Parker Waichman LLP
3. Rottenstein Law Group LLP Comments on News Reports of Mirena IUD Side Effects
4. Mirena Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Comments on Mounting Reports of Mirena Side Effects, Including Device Migration, Uterine Perforations
5. New Jersey Mirena IUD Lawsuit Consolidation Moving Along, Rottenstein Law Group LLP Reports
6. Mirena IUD Lawsuits: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Looks Ahead to Next Case Management Conference in New Jersey Mirena Side Effects Litigation
7. Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Lawyers Now Accepting Michigan Mirena IUD Lawsuits
8. New Jersey Court Consolidates Statewide Mirena IUD Lawsuits, Rottenstein Law Group LLP Reports
9. Mirena IUD Lawsuit Update: Supreme Court of New Jersey Centralizes Litigation; Parker Waichman LLP Underscores the Advantages of this Decision
10. Mirena Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes Establishment of Mirena Side Effects Litigation in New Jersey Superior Court, Issuance of First Case Management Order
11. Law Firm of Page Bradley Continues Reviewing Cases for Victims of Defective Mirena Devices
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/29/2015)... ... , ... While conventional walkers afford considerable help with mobility, their design does ... an inventor from Uniontown, Pa., has found a way to address those needs. , ... standard walker to improve the user’s quality of life. To begin with, this improved ...
(Date:11/29/2015)... San Jose, CA (PRWEB) , ... November 29, 2015 , ... ... Bay Area, is proud to announce their December, 2015, featured apartment community: Epic. In ... looking for corporate housing in the tight Bay Area rental market to efficiently find ...
(Date:11/28/2015)... ... , ... Beginning November 30th at 6:00 a.m. EST until 11:59 p.m. EST, ... of up to 20% off orders $80 or more to free gifts with purchases, there ... , As a competitive e-commerce website for skin care and cosmetic needs, customers will save ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... 2015 , ... According to an article published November 6th by ... University of British Columbia suggested that laws requiring bicyclists to wear helmets may not ... of the reason for the controversial conclusion is that, while helmets have certainly prevented ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... November 27, 2015 , ... ... a safe and convenient way to dispense prescription medications at home, so he ... effective way to monitor and dispense prescription medications. In doing so, it could ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/26/2015)... November 26, 2015 ... addition of the  "2016 Future Horizons ... Cell Surface Testing Market: Supplier Shares, ... their offering.  --> ... the  "2016 Future Horizons and Growth ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... PUNE, India , November 26, ... --> --> ... Research Report" and "Investigation Report on ... 2019 and 2021 forecasts data and ... library. . ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... 25, 2015 ... the "Global Brain Monitoring Devices Market ... --> ) has announced the ... Devices Market 2015-2019" report to their ... ( ) has announced the addition ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: