Essure

Bayer Announces Resolution of U.S. Essure™ Claims

Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 6:00pm

Bayer announced today that it has reached agreements with plaintiff law firms to resolve approximately 90% of the nearly 39,000 total filed and unfiled U.S. Essure claims involving women who allege device-related injuries.

Key Points: 
  • Bayer announced today that it has reached agreements with plaintiff law firms to resolve approximately 90% of the nearly 39,000 total filed and unfiled U.S. Essure claims involving women who allege device-related injuries.
  • The company will pay approximately 1.6 billion U.S. dollars (1.35 billion euros) to resolve these claims, including an allowance for outstanding claims, and is in resolution discussions with counsel for the remaining plaintiffs.
  • Bayer will continue to provide support services for women with Essure and their healthcare providers.
  • Bayer is committed to the principles of sustainable development, and the Bayer brand stands for trust, reliability and quality throughout the world.

Legal-Bay Pre-Settlement Funding Announces Updates to Essure Lawsuits

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 12:00pm

PHILADELPHIA, July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Legal-Bay LLC, The Pre-Settlement Funding Company, announced their renewed commitment to assisting the many victims who've filed Essure Birth Control lawsuits, and are hoping for presettlement payouts despite court delays.

Key Points: 
  • PHILADELPHIA, July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Legal-Bay LLC, The Pre-Settlement Funding Company, announced their renewed commitment to assisting the many victims who've filed Essure Birth Control lawsuits, and are hoping for presettlement payouts despite court delays.
  • The Essure brand birth control device is put out by Bayer, who is accused of knowingly distributing a faulty product.
  • More than 32,000 plaintiffs have claimed serious pain and suffering from broken devices including device migration and perforated organs.
  • All of Legal-Bay funding programs are risk-free as you only repay the advance if your case is successful.

Legal-Bay Pre Settlement Funding Preparing For Numerous Bayer Lawsuits

Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 1:00pm

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Nov. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Legal-Bay LLC, The Pre Settlement Funding Company, announced today that they have recently seen an increase in Essure birth control lawsuits, and are preparing for numerous presettlement payouts in the coming months.

Key Points: 
  • JERSEY CITY, N.J., Nov. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Legal-Bay LLC, The Pre Settlement Funding Company, announced today that they have recently seen an increase in Essure birth control lawsuits, and are preparing for numerous presettlement payouts in the coming months.
  • The Essure brand birth control device is put out by Bayer, who is accused of knowingly distributing a faulty product.
  • More than 17,000 plaintiffs have claimed serious pain and suffering from broken devices including device migration and perforated organs.
  • The non-recourse advance is not a lawsuit loan, lawsuit loans, pre settlement loan, or pre-settlement loans.

Legal-Bay Pre Settlement Funding Preparing For Numerous Bayer Lawsuits

Monday, July 22, 2019 - 12:00pm

JERSEY CITY, N.J., July 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Legal-Bay LLC, The Pre Settlement Funding Company, announced today that they have recently seen an increase in Essure birth control lawsuits, and are preparing for numerous presettlement payouts in the coming months.

Key Points: 
  • JERSEY CITY, N.J., July 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Legal-Bay LLC, The Pre Settlement Funding Company, announced today that they have recently seen an increase in Essure birth control lawsuits, and are preparing for numerous presettlement payouts in the coming months.
  • The Essure brand birth control device is put out by Bayer, who is accused of knowingly distributing a faulty product.
  • More than 17,000 plaintiffs have claimed serious pain and suffering from broken devices including device migration and perforated organs.
  • The non-recourse advance is not a lawsuit loan, lawsuit loans, pre settlement loan, or pre-settlement loans.

Bayer Fact Checks Netflix's The Bleeding Edge

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 8:15pm

Bayer also is reminding women with Essure that the safety profile of the device remains positive and unchanged.

Key Points: 
  • Bayer also is reminding women with Essure that the safety profile of the device remains positive and unchanged.
  • In contrast, the portrayal of Essure in The Bleeding Edge lacks scientific support, despite the fact that Bayer provided the producers with extensive scientific information on Essure before the completion of the film.
  • Bayer is committed to the principles of sustainable development and to its social and ethical responsibilities as a corporate citizen.
  • Bayer and the Bayer Cross are registered trademarks of Bayer.

Bayer reaffirms safety profile of Essure

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 12:00pm

WHIPPANY, N.J., July 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer is reminding women with Essure that the safety profile of Essure, the only Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved non-incisional form of permanent birth control, remains positive and unchanged.

Key Points: 
  • WHIPPANY, N.J., July 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer is reminding women with Essure that the safety profile of Essure, the only Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved non-incisional form of permanent birth control, remains positive and unchanged.
  • There is no reliable scientific evidence to suggest that any new safety concerns exist with Essure.
  • Indeed, in 2015 FDA reviewed the safety data for Essure and did not identify new safety or efficacy concerns.
  • Bayer and the Bayer Cross are registered trademarks of Bayer.

Bayer reaffirms safety profile of Essure

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 1:44am

WHIPPANY, N.J., July 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Bayer is reminding women with Essure that the safety profile of Essure, the only Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved non-incisional form of permanent birth control, remains positive and unchanged.

Key Points: 
  • WHIPPANY, N.J., July 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Bayer is reminding women with Essure that the safety profile of Essure, the only Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved non-incisional form of permanent birth control, remains positive and unchanged.
  • There is no reliable scientific evidence to suggest that any new safety concerns exist with Essure.
  • Indeed, in 2015 FDA reviewed the safety data for Essure and did not identify new safety or efficacy concerns.
  • Bayer and the Bayer Cross are registered trademarks of Bayer.