Navigation Links
Mirena Lawsuits Progress in State, Federal Litigations, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports
Date:10/19/2013

New York, New York (PRWEB) October 19, 2013

Hundreds of Mirena lawsuits (http://www.themirenalawsuitcenter.com/) filed on behalf of young women who suffered uterine perforations and other serious complications, allegedly due to spontaneous migration of the IUD, continue to move forward in courts throughout the country, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to court documents, conferences will be held next month in the consolidated state and federal litigations currently underway for Mirena IUD lawsuits. The first will be conducted on November 20th at 2:00 p.m. in New Jersey’s Bergen County Superior Court. (In Re: Mirena Litigation; Case No. 297) The following day, a second conference will begin at 9:30 a.m. in U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, where federally-filed Mirena claims have been consolidated for pretrial proceedings. (In re: Mirena IUD Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2434)

“We are representing numerous young women in Mirena IUD lawsuits who have allegedly suffered serious Mirena complications after the device migrated from its proper location in the uterus. We are pleased to see that cases are moving forward throughout the country,” says Bernstein Liebhard LLP, a nationwide law firm representing victims of defective drugs and medical devices. The Firm is currently offering free Mirena IUD lawsuit evaluations to women who may have been seriously injured by this device.

Mirena IUD Lawsuits
Court filings indicate that at least 219 Mirena lawsuits are currently pending in the litigation underway in New Jersey state court, while an additional 159 complaints have been filed in the federal proceeding in the Southern District of New York. Plaintiffs are alleged to have suffered uterine perforations and embedment, ectopic pregnancy, infections, scarring and other serious injuries, some of which required surgical invention, due to spontaneous migration of the Mirena IUD. The lawsuits further allege that Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals overstated the IUD’s efficacy and understated the risks of serious Mirena complications.

According to data obtain from from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) adverse events database by 7 Action News in August 2013, more than 70,000 complaints involving Mirena, including thousands that detail cases of device dislocation and uterine perforation, have been received by the agency since the device came on the market in 2000.* On December 30th, 2009, the FDA issued a Warning Letter to Bayer, after the agency found that one of its Mirena promotions made misleading claims about the safety and efficacy of the IUD.

Women who were allegedly injured by Mirena may be entitled to compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering and other damages. Read More about potential Mirena complications at Bernstein Liebhard LLP’s website. To arrange for a free evaluation of your Mirena lawsuit, please call 800-511-5092.

*wxyz.com/dpp/news/local_news/investigations/thousands-of-women-complain-about-dangerous-complications-from-mirena-iud-birth-control, 7 Action News, August 27, 2013

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
800-511-5092

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, 800-511-5092. 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
http://www.themirenalawsuitcenter.com/

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/mirena-lawsuit/mirena-complications/prweb11248738.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. DrugRisk Announces Alternative to Mirena IUD May Be Available Soon
2. DrugRisk Announces Updated Information on Mirena Lawsuits
3. Bernstein Liebhard LLP Launches Mirena IUD Lawsuit Website Providing Information on Side Effects, Growing Litigation
4. d’Oliveira & Associates Releases Mirena IUD Infographic Describing Bayer’s Deceptive Mirena Simple Style Campaign
5. d’Oliveira & Associates Issues Webpage With Current Information On Mirena IUD Lawsuits
6. The Law Firm of d'Oliveira & Associates Now Offers a No Win - No Fee Promise in Mirena IUD Cases
7. Drug Center Adds News on Mirena Lawsuits: Bayer Fighting Move to Federal Court
8. DrugRisk Update: Mirena Maker Asks to Keep Lawsuits With Local Court, Judge
9. Mirena Lawsuits Move Forward, as Bernstein Liebhard LLP Comments on New Mirena IUD Side Effects Study
10. DrugRisks Update: Federal Court Schedules First Mirena Lawsuit Hearing
11. Mirena Lawsuits: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Disturbed by New Study Finding IUDs Safe for Teens, In Light of Alleged Mirena Complications
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/4/2016)... ... December 03, 2016 , ... The Lymphoma Research Foundation ... research and serving the lymphoma community through a comprehensive series of education programs, ... Event in New York City, with long-time partners The Paul Foundation, on November ...
(Date:12/4/2016)... ... , ... While James Earl Jones is known for myriad roles on stage ... "Front Page". One of the forthcoming episodes examines mammogram techniques; a very important part ... part due to early detection. Like any other disease, treatments have a much higher ...
(Date:12/4/2016)... ... December 03, 2016 , ... Penrose Senior Care Auditors® was ... Tuesday evening at the 26th Annual SMU Cox Dallas 100™ Awards Ceremony and ... Institute for Entrepreneurship. Dallas 100™, co-founded by the Caruth Institute, honors the ingenuity, ...
(Date:12/4/2016)... ... December 04, 2016 , ... Patients who wish to gain ... of a cosmetic procedure known as Carbon Dioxide (C02) Fractional Laser Resurfacing ... age spots, fine lines, uneven coloration, wrinkles, scarring, skin laxity or textural ...
(Date:12/4/2016)... , ... December 04, 2016 , ... Responsible dental care ... must brush properly to achieve optimal results. This important necessity inspired an inventor from ... for a way to ensure that people break or avoid bad techniques of brushing ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/5/2016)... Ill. , Dec. 5, 2016 For ... score on the 2017 Human Rights Campaign Foundation,s ... The CEI is a national benchmarking tool used to ... bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) employee equality. For ... Survey to help companies gauge their equality efforts, culture ...
(Date:12/5/2016)... , Dec. 5, 2016 Eisai Inc. ... at the 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy ... CIII, is indicated as an adjunctive therapy for the ... secondarily generalized seizures and primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures (PGTC) ... age and older. Please see Important Safety Information for ...
(Date:12/5/2016)... , Dec. 5, 2016  Seno Medical Instruments, Inc., ... a new tool to improve the process of diagnosing ... from its European MAESTRO post-market surveillance and clinical follow-up ... Symposium (SABCS) taking place from December 6-10, 2016 ... San Antonio, Texas . Seno ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: