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Jury Awards $3.3 Million in Bard IVC Filter Lawsuit
A unanimous jury in Wisconsin awarded $3.3 million to a woman who was injured by a Bard Meridian® IVC Filter that broke into pieces.
New Jersey Man Files IVC Filter Lawsuit
A man from New Jersey who was injured by the Meridian® IVC Filter has filed a lawsuit against C.R. Bard, joining a growing litigation that now involves over 3,400 similar lawsuits in state and federal courts.
Illinois Man Files Bard Meridian® IVC Filter Lawsuit
A man from Illinois who was injured by a defective blood clot filter has filed a lawsuit against the manufacturer, C.R. Bard, for failing to warn about severe side effects.
Kansas Woman Files Meridian® IVC Filter Lawsuit
The FDA recommends removing temporary IVC filters within 29-54 days, but studies show that fewer than 30% are ever removed. The manufacturers are now facing over 3,000 lawsuits for downplaying risks and failing to warn about devastating long-term side effects.
C.R. Bard Sued Over Blood Clot Filter Death
The family of a man who was injured by a blood clot filter has filed a lawsuit against C.R. Bard for failing to warn about deadly side effects. Some of the most serious complications are filter fracture, blood clots, and...
Alabama Man Files IVC Filter Lawsuit
IVC filters are supposed to prevent deadly blood clots in the lungs. Instead, they often cause deadly side effects, especially when "short-term" filters are left implanted permanently. Some of the most problematic filters were pulled off the market without recalls...
Illinois Woman Files IVC Filter Lawsuit
Dozens of deaths and hundreds of injuries have been linked retrievable inferior vena cava filters. Over 2,500 lawsuits have been centralized in Arizona against C.R. Bard and in Illinois against Cook Medical.
Bard Meridian® IVC Filter Lawsuit Filed in California
A lawsuit has been filed by a woman who was injured by one of C.R. Bard's newest IVC filters — but just like Bard's older filters, reports link it to fractures and it was removed from the market without a...
Lawsuit Filed by Man Injured by C.R. Bard IVC Filters
Hundreds of lawsuits have been filed by people who were seriously injured when the needle-like legs of an IVC filter broke off and traveled into their heart or lungs.
Wisconsin Woman Files Bard Meridian® IVC Filter Lawsuit
Thousands of people who were injured by blood clot-catching filters have filed lawsuits. About half of the lawsuits involve filters made by C.R. Bard that were withdrawn from the market without recalls.