Yasmin/Yaz MDL Judge Imposes Fixed Payments On Gallbladder Lienholders
(February 17, 2016, 12:22 PM EST) -- EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. — The Illinois federal judge overseeing the Yasmin/Yaz birth control multidistrict litigation on Jan. 28 ordered the lien resolution administrator to issue checks ranging from $100 to $300 to private, nongovernmental health care lien holders who have not responded to the administrator about their gallbladder injury liens (In Re: Yasmin and Yaz [Drospirenone] Marketing, Sales Practices and Relevant Products Liability Litigation, No. 09-md-2100, S.D. Ill.).
(Order available. Document #28-160218-020R.)
“It continues to be evident that the payout to individual plaintiffs has been...