Xarelto MDL Plaintiffs Seek To Compel Discovery Of Bayer German Employees
Mealey's (May 3, 2016, 11:57 AM EDT) -- NEW ORLEANS — The Louisiana federal judge overseeing the Xarelto multidistrict litigation on April 28 granted a plaintiffs’ motion to file a sealed brief to compel discovery of Bayer HealthCare AG’s German employees and their personnel files (In Re: Xarelto [Rivaroxaban] Products Liability Litigation, MDL Docket No. 2592, No. 14-md-2592, E.D. Pa.).
(Order available. Document #28-160505-013R.)
The order was entered by U.S. Judge Eldon E. Fallon of the Eastern District of Louisiana.
Xarelto is an oral anticoagulant prescribed to prevent blood clots. Plaintiffs allege that the...