NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, reported today that the number of filed lawsuits against Bayer and Johnson & Johnson's subsidiary, Janssen Pharmaceutical Division are now more than 3,000 in number. Just last month, the number of cases were at approximately 2,400. Now, according to the Blood Thinner Help website, 2,800 cases have been consolidated in the Eastern District of Louisiana, with an additional 550 lawsuits consolidated by the Court of Common Pleas in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (MDL 2592).
Four bellwether trials are set to begin in February of 2017. The first two trials are set to take place in the Eastern District of Louisiana on February 6th, 2017 and March 13th, 2017. The third and fourth trials will take place in Mississippi and Texas on April 24th, 2017 and May 30th, 2017. The lawsuits include claims of serious health problems, long hospital stays, and even death as a result of uncontrollable bleeding events. According to experts, there is no known antidote at this time. For more information or assistance with finding a qualified Xarelto law firm or Xarelto lawyer, contact Legal-Bay directly at: http://lawsuitssettlementfunding.com/contact-us.php
Chris Janish, CEO of Legal-Bay, commented on the recent announcement in the Xarelto multidistrict litigation, "We expected the Xarelto litigation to pick up steam, and it seems that it's happening, as more and more lawsuits continue to be filed. We are following this litigation closely, and we want to remind patients who have been injured by the blood thinner that we are committed to helping them."
In order to receive lawsuit funding, you must have retained a Xarelto lawyer first. If you need lawsuit money or pre-settlement funding for your Xarelto claim, Legal-Bay is here to help. Legal-Bay is offering pre-settlement and settlement funding for Xarelto cases as well as other blood thinners – such as Pradaxa – and they are also providing free legal consultations for possible plaintiffs who have not yet retained a Xarelto lawyer. To learn more about Xarelto, Pradaxa, and other blood thinner cases, including services in helping you find a Xarelto lawyer or Xarelto law firm, visit: http://lawsuitssettlementfunding.com/pradaxa-settlement-funding.php
To speak with a live agent to discuss receiving pre-settlement lawsuit money or a free legal consultation on your potential Xarelto or Pradaxa blood thinner lawsuit, call Legal-Bay's toll-free hotline at: 877.571.0405.
You may also apply online at: http://lawsuitssettlementfunding.com and an agent will respond to your request shortly.
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