November 20, 2018 / 10:06 PM / in 4 months

Parties in upcoming Cook IVC filter bellwether spar over duty-to-warn claims

Cook Medical Inc has asked a federal judge overseeing the multidistrict litigation alleging injuries from the company’s blood clot filters to toss from an upcoming test trial a claim that Cook’s duty to warn continued even after the device was implanted.

The company filed a renewed motion in limine arguing the bellwether plaintiff, Georgia resident Tonya Brand, was unable to show her injuries were caused by Cook’s post-sale failure to warn.

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