How Did the False Claims Act Help the 3M Earplug Lawsuit?

How Did the False Claims Act Help the 3M Earplug Lawsuit?

There has been a lot of buzz lately about the 3M earplug lawsuit and what it will mean for veterans in Michigan. However, what many people don’t know is that, even before the 3M earplug lawsuit came about, there was a false claims suit filed by the Department of Justice that resulted in the False Claims Act. This act had a significant impact on the 3M earplug lawsuit.

Manufacturer of Essure Permanent Birth Control Halts Sales; FDA Says Women Must Be Kept Informed About Serious Adverse Effects

Manufacturer of Essure Permanent Birth Control Halts Sales; FDA Says Women Must Be Kept Informed About Serious Adverse Effects

In April 2018 the FDA issued an order restricting the sale and distribution of the Essure permanent birth control implant manufactured by pharmaceutical giant Bayer. “This is another case where medical device manufacturers must accept responsibility for harm resulting from the use of one of their products,” said Medical Malpractice Attorney and Registered Nurse Eileen Kroll of Cochran, Kroll & Associates.

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