Neurostimulator Device Case Dismissed For Failure To Plead Parallel State Claims

(April 18, 2016, 2:18 PM EDT) -- OKLAHOMA CITY — An Oklahoma federal judge on April 15 dismissed a plaintiff’s neurostimulator complaint after finding that she failed to sufficiently plead facts to show that her claim parallels federal requirements and is not preempted (Susan Nevolas v. Boston Scientific Corporation, No. 15-894, W.D. Okla.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 50654).

(Opinion available. Document #28-160421-014Z.)

In 2012, Susan Nevolas was implanted with a neurostimulator device known as the Precision Spinal Cord Stimulator System, consisting of an Implantable Pulse Generator made by Boston Scientific Corp. Nevolas alleged...
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