Protective Order Against Discovery Of Cook IVC Filter Adverse Events Denied
Mealey's (May 17, 2016, 1:31 PM EDT) -- INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana federal magistrate judge in the Cook inferior vena cava (IVC) filter multidistrict litigation on May 12 denied a defense motion for a protective order against the plaintiffs seeking adverse event reports the company made to the Food and Drug Administration (In Re: Cook Medical, Inc., IVC Filters Marketing, Sales Practices and Product Liability Litigation, MDL Docket No. 2570, No. 14-ml-2570, S.D. Ind., Indianapolis Div.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 62782).
(Opinion available. Document #28-160519-009R.)
Plaintiffs in the U.S. District Court for the Southern...