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Court data updated on September 11, by the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation indicate that there are more than 12,000 actions pending in the DePuy ASR & DePuy Pinnacle MDLs.
A new clinical study funding was announced on August 21, by the Post-Finasteride Syndrome (PFS) Foundation, in order to determine why PFS (including Propecia) patients develop sexual dysfunction.
On August 6, Miles Industries fireplace buyers urged a California Judge to approve a $1.9 million deal on claims that they weren't warned of third-degree burn risk from glass-front fireplaces.
On October 3, a New York federal judge delayed the transfer of hundreds of Fosamax lawsuits in the Multidistrict Litigation to give the manufacturer and plaintiffs the opportunity to reach a settlement.
On September 4, a woman filed a lawsuit in Pennsylvania Eastern District Court alleging that she suffered serious injuries, including uterus perforation, from her Mirena IUD.
On August 27, a man filed a lawsuit in Massachusetts District Court alleging that his wife suffered cardiac arrest from Granuflo and died.
Court data indicate that on September 11, there were 9,838 actions pending in the Yasmin/Yaz Multidistrict Litigation (MDL 2100, US District Court, Southern District of Illinois).
On October 3, a Winnetka resident filed a lawsuit in Illinois Northern District Court (1:2013cv07097) alleging that he suffered injuries from his defective Styker hip replacement.
On October 2, four new lawsuits were filed in Illinois Southern District Court by plaintiffs alleging that their relatives died or suffered serious injuries from Pradaxa.
On September 17, a Florida resident filed a lawsuit in Illinois Southern District Court alleging that she suffered serious adverse events, including pelvic inflammatory disease, from her Mirena
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