Recent Settlements | Yaz Lawsuit - Part 2

New York Woman Files Yaz Thrombosis Lawsuit

Staff Writer | September 6th, 2013
Yaz DVT

A New York woman has filed a lawsuit against the manufacturer of Yaz, Bayer Pharmaceuticals, alleging the pills raise the risk of heart arrhythmia, myocardial infarction, stroke, blood clots, embolisms, gallbladder disease, kidney disease and death. This Yaz thrombosis lawsuit contends that Bayer knew or should have known that their product poses serious health risks to users and should have… Read more »

Bayer Announces Yaz Lawsuit Settlement Updates

Sarah Klein | August 8th, 2013
YAZ cash

According to the Bayer Second Quarter 2013 Stockholder Newsletter, the company has paid a total of $1.4 billion in Yaz and Yasmin settlements to resolve an estimated 6,760 claims. Plaintiffs in these cases claimed they developed deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism after ingesting Yaz or Yasmin. As of July 8, 2013, Bayer reports there are still about 5,400 pending Yaz… Read more »

Five Women File Yaz Side Effects Lawsuit in California

Shay Morrigan | March 25th, 2013
Yaz Lawsuit Information

Five women banned together and filed a Yaz side effects lawsuit in the Superior Court of the State of California, San Francisco, on March 19, 2013. According to the complaint, all five plaintiffs suffered serious injuries after ingesting Yaz/Yasmin or Ocella. All are seeking Yaz lawsuit settlements or jury awards to cover past and future medical expenses, loss of earnings,… Read more »

Yaz Lawsuit Settlements May Exceed $1.5 Billion

Ava Lawson | November 6th, 2012
Yaz Pulmonary Embolism

Bayer, manufacturer of the birth control pill marketed as Yaz, has reached settlement agreements in nearly 3,500 Yaz and Yasmin cases pending throughout the country, at an estimated total of $750 million. The drug maker is currently only handling Yaz settlements in cases that involve deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism – both serious complications associated with pills that contain… Read more »

Ohio Couple Joins Illinois Yaz MDL

Staff Writer | November 2nd, 2012
Yaz DVT

On October 3, 2012, Lisa and Bruce Westall filed a lawsuit against Bayer Healthcare, et. al. The Ohio residents join the Yaz side effects MDL in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois. Multidistrict litigation against Bayer involves claims of blood clots, deep vein thrombosis, stroke, and even Yaz death. Plaintiffs, including the Westalls, seek compensatory and… Read more »