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May 15, 2012

Mass Tort Strategies: Motley Rice members to present on latest pelvic mesh litigation developments

Motley Rice members Fidelma Fitzpatrick and Fred Thompson have been invited to speak at that Mass Tort Strategies Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Litigation Workshop at Trump International Hotel and Tower in Chicago on Monday, May 21, 2012.

Fitzpatrick will present on the science and epidemiology involved in pelvic mesh lawsuits. Thompson will participate in a panel discussion on the coordination of the West Virginia pelvic mesh MDLs, as well as trial settings and strategy.

Other topics will include:

  • Antidepressant drugs that may lead to birth defects
  • Evaluating Actos cases
  • Mass tort intake strategies
  • Metal-on-metal orthopedic devices
  • Potential dangers of Pradaxa
  • Zoloft litigation developments

Learn more about the Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation Workshop, including its agenda, speakers and how to register.