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On January 27, a federal Judge ruled that Takeda acted in “bad faith” and destroyed relevant evidence to the Actos Multidistrict Litigation.
On January 28, a new lawsuit was filed by a couple in Arkansas Eastern District Court alleging that the husband received a Wright Profemur hip implant that failed.
Reuters published on February 4, that Biomet will pay at least $56 million to settle a Multidistrict litigation relating to defective metal hip replacements according to a court filing.
On January 17, a US District Court granted the motion to transfer a Paxil birth defects lawsuit to the District Court for the Southern District of Texas.
On January 17, a US Judge ordered the parties in the Zimmer NexGen Knee implant Multidistrict Litigation to submit their recommended “case pool picks” by February 7.
According to a Court Order filed on January 9, a US District Judge put on hold the cases in the NuvaRing Multidistrict Litigation.
According to an Order issued on January 23, a conference with the Court in the DePuy Pinnacle Multidistrict Litigation is scheduled for March 4.
In a recent Case Management Order issued on January 23, a US Judge defined the first four bellwether lawsuits in the Pradaxa Multidistrict Litigation that will go for trial.
Court data, updated on January 15 by the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation, indicate that there are 9,781 cases currently pending in the Yasmin/Yaz Multidistrict Litigation.
On January 2, a new lawsuit was filed by a young woman in Minnesota District Court (case no. 0:2014cv00003) alleging that her Mirena IUD perforated her uterus.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.