If you or a loved one have been affected by the Bard PowerPort catheter malfunction and suffered injury as a result, you may be eligible to file a claim. Law firms across the country are actively accepting cases against Bard, and the attorneys of the law offices of Gary C. Johnson, P.S.C., are available to help you pursue compensation. Call us at (866) 268-4200 or contact us online to get started with a free consultation.
As of September 2023, there are approximately 50 Bard PowerPort cases in litigation. In August 2023, all claims were centralized by the US Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation into a consolidated Multidistrict Litigation (MDL) before US District Court Judge David G. Campbell of Arizona.. Since the claims were centralized into an MDL they will remain individualized and each plaintiff will be tasked with presenting their own damages.
Those who are filing lawsuits against Bard are claiming that particles of barium sulfate break down the surface of the PowerPort catheter causing pits, divots, microfractures, cracks, and breakage of the device over time. This may cause the device to malfunction, fracture, and even migrate to other parts of the body. Additionally, catheter particles may also enter the bloodstream and travel to internal organs, causing life-threatening infections or organ damage.
According to complaints that have already been filed, patients with the implant experience an increased risk of the following:
You or a loved one may be eligible to file a lawsuit against Bard related to its PowerPort catheter devices if your doctor implanted one of these devices for you and you experienced an injury related to the device malfunction. To determine if you are eligible to file a claim, it is important that you speak with an experienced attorney. An attorney can help you obtain medical records that will be used to prove your claims.
If you would like to file a lawsuit, contact a lawyer at the law offices of Gary C. Johnson, P.S.C., to get started. Don’t delay, once the statute of limitations runs out, you will likely be unable to file a claim. Call us today to learn more.
Damages You May Recover
Depending on the extent of the injuries you sustained, you may recover economic and non-economic damages for:
At the law offices of Gary C. Johnson, P.S.C., we are dedicated to diligently helping our clients, and we promise to go the extra mile to help you get the maximum possible compensation for your damages. When you work with us to file a Bard PowerPort lawsuit, you get:
At the law offices of Gary C. Johnson, P.S.C., we understand that pursuing a claim can be a difficult process, but our attorneys have a deep understanding of the law and pledge to help you fight for what you deserve.
Let The Law Offices of Gary C. Johnson, P.S.C., Handle Your Bard PowerPort Lawsuit Claim
If you or a loved one have been injured by the Bard PowerPort catheter, contact the law offices of Gary C. Johnson, P.S.C., and schedule a free consultation to learn more about your options. Our Louisville defective product lawyers are highly experienced and we have a track record of success in securing significant financial recoveries for our clients. Call us today at (866) 268-4200 or contact us online to get started today.