Ashley Brittain Landers Appointed to Plaintiff’s Steering Committee in Invokana Products Liability Litigation

Schlichter Bogard & Denton is pleased to announce that Ashley Brittain Landers has been appointed to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee (PSC) in the Invokana (Canagliflozin) Products Liability Litigation pending in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey (MDL 2750, Case Management Order 2). The presiding judge, The Honorable Brian Martinotti, selected Ashley to co-lead this national litigation.

Invokana is a popular prescription medication used to treat Type II Diabetes. The Invokana lawsuits allege permanent injuries, including kidney failure, ketoacidosis, heart attack, and death. These lawsuits claim that the drug manufacturers Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Johnson & Johnson, and their related corporate entities failed to warn patients and their physicians about the life-threatening side effects associated with Invokana. There are currently over 100 lawsuits pending in the MDL.

Schlichter Bogard & Denton is a unique law firm that has held numerous leadership positions in nationwide litigations involving dangerous pharmaceutical medications, unsafe medical devices, and toxic torts, including but not limited to: In re: Bair Hugger Forced Air Warming Devices Products Liability Litigation (MDL 2666, D. Minn.), In re: Testosterone Replacement Therapy Products Liability Litigation (MDL 2545, N.D. Ill.), In re: Pradaxa® (Dabigatran Etexilate) Products Liability (MDL 2385, S.D. Ill.), In re: E.I. Du Pont de Nemours and Company C-8 Personal Injury Litigation (MDL 2433, S.D. Ohio), In re: Yasmin® and Yaz® (Drospirenone) Marketing and Sales Practices and Products Liability Litigation (MDL 2100, S.D. Ill.), In re: NuvaRing® Products Liability Litigation (MDL 1964, E.D. Mo.), In re: Gadolinium-Based Contrast Products Liability Litigation (MDL 1909, N.D. Ohio), and In re: Ortho Evra® Products Liability Litigation (MDL 1742, N.D. Ohio). 

If you or a loved one has suffered serious injuries after using Invokana, contact the attorneys at Schlichter Bogard & Denton toll-free at 1-800-873-5297 for your free and confidential case evaluation.

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