Bard Tells MDL Court IVC Filter Recovery Device Is Now FDA-Cleared

(February 22, 2016, 2:20 PM EST) -- PHOENIX — C. R. Bard Inc. on Feb. 18 told an Arizona federal judge that the Food and Drug Administration’s 510(k) clearance of a recovery device for inferior vena cava (IVC) filters is “new evidence” in the IVC multidistrict litigation (In Re: Bard IVC Filters Products Liability Litigation, MDL Docket No. 15-md-2641, D. Ariz.).

(Bard notice available. Document #28-160303-004X.)

On Feb. 18, the FDA sent Bard a letter stating that the company’s Recovery Cone Removal System is substantially equivalent to a predicate device and is cleared...
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