The lawsuit was filed by Earletta B., a woman from Florida who was implanted Denali® Vena Cava Filter (“IVC Filter”) manufactured by C.R. Bard and Bard Peripheral Vascular.
The IVC Filter was implanted on January 6, 2015 at a hospital in Florida. Her injuries occurred while she was a resident of Florida.
The lawsuit was filed on February 1, 2019 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona — Case No. 2:19-cv-00688-DGC.
It will be centralized with over 5,770 other IVC filter lawsuits now pending against C.R. Bard in Multi-District Litigation (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 serves on the plaintiffs’ steering committee of the Bard IVC Filter MDL.