1501, 2018

Scottish Essure Patients File Suit Against Bayer

By |January 15th, 2018|Categories: Essure|0 Comments

A group of Scottish women have joined the international litigation against Essure, a controversial birth control implant linked to severe side effects and costly, life-altering revision procedures. To date, seven women from Scotland have joined [...]

501, 2018

Missouri Supreme Court Rules Against 85 Essure Lawsuit Plaintiffs

By |January 5th, 2018|Categories: Essure|0 Comments

On December 19, 2017, the Missouri Supreme Court ruled in favor of multinational pharmaceutical conglomerate Bayer, setting back the efforts of 92 Essure patients, the vast majority of whom do not live in Missouri, to [...]

1912, 2017

Despite State Law, Only 1 In 10 California Pharmacies Prescribe Birth Control

By |December 19th, 2017|Categories: Essure|0 Comments

A 2013 law passed in California allows girls and women to access birth control at pharmacies, without first receiving a doctor's prescription. And when the legislation was passed, some public health advocates argued that removing [...]

1112, 2017

Missouri Appeals Court Reinstates Essure Lawsuit Against Bayer

By |December 11th, 2017|Categories: Essure|0 Comments

A Missouri Court of Appeals ruled against Bayer on December 5, 2017, holding that a lower court had incorrectly dismissed the Essure lawsuit filed by a 33-year-old woman who experienced chronic pain after receiving the [...]

711, 2017

Congressional Letter Accuses FDA Of Failing To Address Essure Side Effects

By |November 7th, 2017|Categories: Essure|0 Comments

Essure's manufacturer, Bayer, was ordered in 2016 to conduct a long-term study on the permanent birth control implant's safety. But a blockbuster new letter written by three State Representatives accuse the company of dragging its [...]

2510, 2017

Is Essure Removal Covered By Insurance?

By |October 25th, 2017|Categories: Essure|0 Comments

As women continue to experience Essure complications at high rates, more and more patients are beginning to investigate the idea of having their birth control implants removed. In this article, our experienced attorneys discuss the [...]