Professor Alberto Bernabe -
The John Marshall Law School
Thursday, October 8, 2009
More lawsuits vs pharma for alleged injuries caused by birth control pills
Two pension funds for firefighters and city employees in Pennsylvania have filed a lawsuit against Bayer, saying that the drug maker hid health risks and misrepresented the effectiveness of its popular birth control pills Yaz and Yasmin. The complaint joins over 300 other lawsuits pending against the pharmaceutical company over problems with Yaz and Yasmin. For more on this story (including links to more information) go here.