August 24, 2017 / 11:44 PM / a year ago

Fresenius asks court to toss 10 suits from dialysis MDL

Fresenius Medical Care has asked a federal judge in Massachusetts to grant it summary judgment in 10 lawsuits by individuals who claimed the death of a family member was caused by the company’s dialysis products, arguing a March jury verdict cleared it of liability.

Lawsuits against the German company, whose clinics control roughly 38 percent of the North American dialysis market, started piling up in 2013 and were consolidated in U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

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