CHICAGO, Feb. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Keller Lenkner LLC Associate Nicole Berg has been appointed to the Plaintiffs’ Govt Committee for the Paragard IUD Merchandise Legal responsibility Litigation MDL. Decide Leigh Martin Could within the U.S. District Courtroom for the Northern District of Georgia ordered Berg’s appointment yesterday.
Consolidated into an MDL final December, the lawsuits accuse defendants Teva Prescribed drugs USA, Inc., Teva Girls’s Well being, Inc., The Cooper Firms, Inc., and CooperSurgical Inc. of failing to warn customers of the dangers posed by the Paragard copper intrauterine machine (IUD). The plaintiffs allege that their Paragard IUDs broke aside, forsaking items of the machine, which generally embedded of their uterus. The breakage brought on critical problems and accidents, together with surgical procedures to take away the damaged items of the machine, infertility, and ache.
“I am honored to signify the injured girls and maintain the defendants accountable for his or her failure to guard well being and security,” Berg stated. “I take my position on the Govt Committee significantly; I really feel personally chargeable for the plaintiffs and can do all the things I can to pursue justice.”
As one of many lead companions of Keller Lenkner’s mass tort follow, Berg has constructed a status for her distinctive advocacy, significantly because it pertains to authorized technique and briefing important motions. She additionally sits on the Regulation & Briefing Subcommittee within the 3M Fight Arms Earplug Merchandise Legal responsibility Litigation.
Berg’s appointment is Keller Lenkner’s fourth management place in simply two years to MDLs all through america, additional demonstrating the agency’s standing as a pacesetter in complicated litigation. Along with Berg’s two management roles, Keller Lenkner Associate Ashley Keller chairs the Regulation & Briefing Committee within the Zantac (Ranitidine) Merchandise Legal responsibility Litigation, and Affiliate Ashley Barriere serves on the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee and leads the Regulation & Briefing Subcommittee for the Onglyza and Kombiglyze XR Merchandise Legal responsibility Litigation.
ABOUT KELLER LENKNER: Keller Lenkner LLC represents plaintiffs in complicated litigation issues in federal and state courts all through the nation. The agency acts for purchasers in lots of kinds of instances, together with class and mass actions, arbitrations, and multi-district litigation issues. Its workforce contains 4 former legislation clerks on the Supreme Courtroom of america and former companions and associates from the nation’s main legislation companies. Since its founding in 2018, the agency has secured outcomes for greater than 100,000 purchasers.
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