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2014-02-12 23:01:32

The Firm is offering free case reviews to alleged victims of serious Mirena complications related to spontaneous migration of the IUD. New York, New York (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 Mirena IUD lawsuits (http://www.themirenalawsuitcenter.com) that allege injuries due to spontaneous migration of the contraceptive device continue to mount in courts around the country, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to a new Case List issued on February 7, 2014, at least 570 product liability claims...

2014-02-11 23:29:46

On December 31, a new lawsuit was filed by a woman in St. Clair County Circuit Court (case no. 13L641) alleging that the device has a tendency to migrate from its intended place. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, informs that they are now providing advice, including how to get in contact with legal counsel, to people potentially affected by Mirena IUD serious complications. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on...

2014-02-11 23:26:01

Judge Gives Preliminary Approval of $100 Million To Resolve Thousands of NuvaRing Lawsuits if 95 Percent of Women Agree to Participate New York, NY (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 The lawyers at Alonso Krangle LLP, who are currently representing numerous women in NuvaRing lawsuits, are anticipating Merck, the makers of the NuvaRing contraceptive, will payout out $100 million to settle over 3,800 NuvaRing lawsuits pending in state and federal courts in New Jersey and Missouri (In re: NuvaRing...

2014-02-10 23:26:20

As Bloomberg published on February 8, Merck will pay $100 million to resolve as many as 3,800 lawsuits alleging blood clots from NuvaRing. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, informs that they are now providing advice, including how to get in contact with legal counsel so anyone can easily and inexpensively deal with cases of NuvaRing serious complications. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, updated the...

2014-02-09 23:01:36

Roger Denton, Plaintiffs' Lead Counsel and one of the lead negotiators for the plaintiffs in the NuvaRing® MDL, reports that a $100 Million settlement has been reached with Merck to settle all NuvaRing® cases nationwide. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) February 09, 2014 On February 7, 2014, United States District Court Judge Rodney W. Sippel approved a $100 Million settlement in the NuvaRing® Multidistrict Litigation In re: NuvaRing® Products Liability Litigation (MDL No....

2014-02-07 23:00:47

Attorney Jason T. Brown whose practice focuses on Mass Torts and Class Actions confirmed that the Mult-District Mass Tort Litigation concerning blood clots allegedly caused from the Nuvaring has settled for $100,000,000. New York, New York (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 A settlement fund of $100 million dollars on behalf of women who were allegedly injured by the birth control product Nuvaring was announced today in New Jersey State Court and Federal Court. (In Re Nuvaring Litigation – Case...

2014-02-06 23:28:27

The DrugRisk Center is the Web’s largest source for information on prescription drug warnings, side effects and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugRisk.com New York, NY (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 The birth control safety center DrugRisk.com has added additional legal news for women who have used the contraceptive NuvaRing. Lawsuits alleging the device caused blood clots have been placed on hold by a federal court so that parties can try to reach a settlement*. DrugRisk is a free resource...

2014-02-05 08:28:48

PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Agile Therapeutics, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on women's health, announced today that Mr. Al Altomari, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 2014 Leerink Global Healthcare Conference at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York on Wednesday, February 12, 2014, at 10:40 a.m. ET. About Agile Therapeutics Agile Therapeutics is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on women's health that is...

2014-02-05 08:23:11

Survey found that worrying about a birth control fail negatively impacts quality of sex TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Ahead of Valentine's Day, Bayer Inc. commissioned a national survey testing Canadians' IQs about their sexual health and their knowledge of all things contraception. While 33 per cent of Canadians surveyed anticipate having sex on February 14, 43 per cent who use birth control worry about their contraception failing. Thirty-nine per cent of Canadians surveyed...

2014-02-03 16:24:40

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Ferring) today announced that their patents for LYSTEDA(® )(tranexamic acid), a non-hormonal prescription medicine to treat heavy monthly menstrual bleeding, have been found valid and infringed by both Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Watson) and Apotex Inc. (Apotex). The separate lawsuits against Watson and Apotex were filed by Ferring in July 2011 and alleged that the Abbreviated New Drug Applications...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'