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Mirena Litigation Centralized in New Jersey State Court

Posted in Medical Devices, Mirena®

On May 13, 2013, a Notice to the Bar was issued by Judge Glenn A. Grant, Acting Administrator of the Courts, advising that an application had been made, pursuant to Directive #7-09, “Revised Mass Tort Guidelines,” requesting designation of all New Jersey state-court litigation involving Mirena Intrauterine device (IUD) as a multicounty litigation and assignment… Continue Reading

Federal Court Sets Initial Conference in Mirena Federal Lawsuit

Posted in Medical Devices, Mirena®

The Mirena Intrauterine device (IUD) is a hormonal device that is inserted into a woman’s uterus for long-term birth control. A T-shaped plastic frame releases a type of progestin that prevents sperm from reaching or fertilizing an egg. Originally, the device was marketed to prevent pregnancy for up to five years after insertion. However, women… Continue Reading