The lawsuit was filed by Crissy Mae H., a woman from Texas who was injured by the G2® Vena Cava Filter (“IVC Filter”) manufactured by C.R. Bard and Bard Peripheral Vascular, Inc.
The IVC Filter was implanted on June 13, 2009 at a hospital in Texas. Her injuries occurred while she was a resident of Texas.
C.R. Bard is accused of negligence for selling a defective medical device and failing to warn about safety risks.
The lawsuit was filed on October 2, 2018 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona — Case No. 2:18-cv-03122-DGC.
It will be centralized with over 4,300 other IVC filter lawsuits now pending against C.R. Bard in a federal Multi-District Litigation in Arizona (MDL No. 2641) — In Re: Bard IVC Filters Products Liability Litigation.
The plaintiff is represented by Ben C. Martin of The Law Offices of Ben C. Martin in Dallas, Texas. He a trial attorney who serves on the plaintiffs’ steering committee of the Bard IVC Filter MDL.