13-Year-Old Prempro MDL Closed After Judge Says Substantial Issues Resolved

(March 16, 2016, 10:26 AM EDT) -- LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Saying “all substantive issues have been resolved,” an Arkansas federal judge on March 9 closed the 13-year-old Prempro multidistrict litigation (In Re: Prempro Products Liability Litigation, MDL Docket No. 1507, No. 03-1507, E.D. Ark.).

In a docket entry, U.S. Judge Billy Roy Wilson of the Eastern District of Arkansas said “the only future action required by the Court would be disbursement of money from the Common Benefit Fund.”

The MDL was created in 2003 after the Women’s Health Initiative linked hormone replacement...
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