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Yaz Pulmonary Embolism Lawsuit to be Added to California Coordination

Whitney Taylor | July 18th, 2014
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A plaintiff has filed a Yaz pulmonary embolism lawsuit in California Superior Court in Los Angeles, which is slated to be added to the growing coordinated proceedings in that court. The plaintiff alleges Yaz manufacturer Bayer failed to warn users of the oral contraceptive of potential risks, including the risk of a potentially deadly condition known as pulmonary embolism. Lawsuit… Read more »

California Woman Alleges Bayer Put Profit Before Safety in Yaz DVT Lawsuit

Steve Cid | July 11th, 2014
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A twenty-eight year old California woman has filed a Yaz DVT lawsuit against the manufacturer, Bayer Health Care Pharmaceuticals and its distributor, The McKesson Corporation, for injuries she allegedly suffered as a result of ingesting the popular oral contraceptive, Yaz. According to the complaint, the plaintiff, Ms. Shannon Mirlis, was diagnosed in May 2009 with deep vein thrombosis (DVT) in… Read more »

18 Plaintiffs Join Yaz Coordinated Proceeding in California

Jacky Gale | June 27th, 2014
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Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals faces thousands of lawsuits in courts across the country from women who used the company’s birth control pills, Yaz, Yasmin, and Ocella. Now, 18 plaintiffs have joined in litigation efforts proceeding in California with their Yaz blood clot lawsuit. The lawsuit was filed on April 11, 2014 in the Superior Court for Los Angeles County, where it… Read more »

Yaz Lawsuit Alleges Life-Threatening Pulmonary Emboli

Jacky Gale | June 21st, 2014
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Over 10,000 plaintiffs have filed Yaz lawsuits against Bayer Pharmaceuticals, alleging that the defendants’ birth control pills, Yaz, Yasmin, and Ocella have caused life-threatening side effects. Now, two plaintiffs from Oregon are the latest to demand compensation from the pharmaceutical giant. Jill and Doug Simmons filed a Yaz deep vein thrombosis lawsuit on May 9, 2014. The case is pending in the… Read more »

NuvaRing, Yaz Settlements Add Up to Billions in Payouts

Whitney Taylor | June 13th, 2014
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In the midst of increasing litigation against birth control manufacturers and a pending Yaz birth control settlement, another company has successfully negotiated settlements for hundreds of women who claim they were hurt by the product. The NuvaRing, which is now owned by Merck, has been associated with a variety of potentially serious and even deadly side effects. Now, Merck will… Read more »