Yaz settlements are monetary awards that seek to compensate women who, as a result of taking the oral contraceptives Yasmin, YAZ, and Ocella, have developed serious health complications. Some of the reported health risks include:
- blood clot
- deep vein thrombosis (DVT)
- pulmonary embolism (PE)
- heart attack
- gall stones and gallbladder disease
- kidney disease
As of May 2010, Bayer – the manufacturer of Yasmin and YAZ (Teva Pharmaceuticals markets Ocella) – announced that it was facing more than 1,100 lawsuits regarding allegations that Yasmin and YAZ caused people to developed one or more of the above-mentioned health risks.
How to Recover a Yasmin, YAZ, or Ocella Settlement
To find out if you have a case and are entitled to a Yasmin, YAZ, or Ocella settlement, attend a free initial consultation with one of the experienced lawyers at Chaffin Luhana LLP. During this consultation, prospective plaintiffs can learn more about ongoing Yasmin, YAZ, and Ocella litigation, receive a thorough assessment of their case, and secure the services of Chaffin Luhana LLP at no upfront cost to you.
Eric Chaffin and Roopal Luhana, the founding attorneys at Chaffin Luhana LLP, are uniquely skilled and experienced in achieving Yasmin, YAZ, and Ocella settlements. Mr. Chaffin is nationally recognized for his work and successes with mass torts litigation, and Ms. Luhana is one of only two women to be selected to sit on the Plaintiff Steering Committee in the federal Yasmin, YAZ, and Ocella litigation. At Chaffin Luhana LLP, we put our clients needs first. We will work tirelessly to help protect your rights and recover exactly what you deserve.
Yasmin, YAZ & Ocella Class Action Settlement
A class action lawsuit is a case in which women who have been similarly injured as a result of taking Yasmin, YAZ , or Ocella band together as one in an effort to expedite the legal process and the recovery of a Yasmin, YAZ, or Ocella settlement.
Whether an individual lawsuit or a class action case is the best option will depend on the nature of the case, as well as your wants and needs. Eric Chaffin and Roopal Luhana welcome the opportunity to advise prospective Yasmin, Yaz, and Ocella plaintiffs in order to help them recover the settlement they deserve.
If you or a loved one have used Yasmin, Yaz, or Ocella and suffered from any side effect including blood clots, Gallbladder Disease, stroke, and/or heart attack you should contact our YAZ attorneys immediately for a free and confidential case review. You may be entitled to compensation and we can help.