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MDL No. 2570 IN RE: Cook Medical, Inc., IVC Filters Marketing, Sales Practices and Products Liability Litigation

Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1407, the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) has transferred a number of actions to the Southern District of Indiana, assigned to Judge Richard L. Young and Magistrate Judge Tim A. Baker for coordinated or consolidated pretrial proceedings. The Plaintiffs allege defect in Cook Medical's IVC filter, a medical device placed in the inferior vena cava to catch blood clots and stop them from traveling to the heart or lungs. The cases generally allege defective design, misrepresentation in marketing, and failure to warn doctors and patients.

The Southern District of Indiana's Master Case is:  1:14-ml-2570-RLY-TAB   (PACER access required)

Selected, Substantive Orders/Entries in MDL 2570  (Free public access)

  JPML Transfer Order & Schedule of Transferred Cases

  Schedule A -- Member Case List  (Updated on 5/25/16)

  Order Establishing Policies and Procedures 

Case Management Plan and Orders

 

JPML Case:  MDL No. 2570  (PACER access required)        JPML Rules & Resources

 

Court Contacts for MDL 2570:

For assistance with E-Filing & Docketing Questions:

Nicole Neff, Deputy-in-Charge, Evansville Division
(812) 434-6410  nicole_neff@insd.uscourts.gov

For Scheduling & Other Information:

Amy Holtz, Courtroom Deputy for Magistrate Judge Tim A. Baker
(317) 229-3707  amy_holtz@insd.uscourts.gov