Some Plaintiffs’ Counsel In Mirena MDL Ordered To Heed Ex Parte Limits

(February 24, 2016, 1:15 PM EST) -- NEW YORK — The New York federal judge overseeing the Mirena intrauterine device (IUD) multidistrict litigation on Feb. 23 ordered plaintiffs’ counsel in three cases to certify that they are complying with the court’s order on ex parte communications with treating physicians but denied defendant Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.’s request for certifications from counsel in all other deposition pool cases (In Re: Mirena IUD Products Liability Litigation, MDL Docket No. 2434, S.D. N.Y.).

(Mirena order available. Document #28-160303-007R.)

In a Feb. 22 letter to Judge Cathy...
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