To be known as a “DES Daughter” is not quite the same as proud membership in a revered woman’s group akin to the suffragette movement that promoted women’s rights and feminism in Great Britain and elsewhere in the early 1900’s.
“The SEC charged Eli Lilly with violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act due to payments made to government officials and associates by the company’s subsidiaries in Russia, Brazil, China and Poland. “
FÉVRIER 2012 – LA DOUBLE PEINE DES VICTIMES DE SCANDALES SANITAIRES
Témoignage choquant d’une fille Distilbène DES qui avait gagné son procès en 2008 mais a perdu en appel… Géraldine a jusqu’à mars 2013 pour rendre l’argent afin que le juge daigne reconsidérer son dossier… Que se passe-t-il avec notre justice ?
HarrisMartin Publishing, DRUGS & MEDICAL DEVICES, January 2013
“A New York federal judge has adopted a magistrate judge’s recommendation that claims brought against several drug makers in a diethylstilbestrol injury case be dismissed because the plaintiff could not establish which defendant manufactured the DES taken by her mother.
Judge Eric N. Vitaliano of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York also agreed with the magistrate judge that Quebec, rather than New York, law applies to the case because that is where the plaintiff’s mother allegedly ingested the drug“…
If you need to learn more information about your defective drug-and medical liability or women’s health rights case, we invite you to contact the law firm of Aaron M. Levine & Associates. DES Daughters considering filing suit should contact Breast Cancer Lawsuit Attorney Aaron Levine Washington DC office. DES Daughters in other countries should also call even though he won’t be travelling there.
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” The characteristics of my cancer were for women over 60 typically. It wasn’t the type of cancer a 40-year-old or a 44-year-old woman gets.
When I read the research that’s been done, I found I had more chance of getting it because my mom took DES ”
said Arline MacCormack, one of 53 women from the USA who are suing Eli Lilly manufacturer of the DES drug.
The settlement, for an undisclosed sum, was reached on Day Two, after the first witness in the case, a Harvard public health doctor, testified that the drug DES, which was promoted by Lilly as a way to prevent miscarriages had indeed been shown to cause cancer. It also came after a lawyer for the sisters argued that Lilly had failed to test the drug’s effect on fetuses before promoting it.
Is a Settlement good enough?
…we believe the settlement is in the best interest of the company… …settling this trial helps us get back to what we want to focus on as a company; developing important new medications through research and partnerships with doctors and patients…
Eli Lilly statement said. So, in other words: “we can’t care less, that will keep them quiet and in the meantime we’ll continue to poison people” …
As a DES Daughter , I feel disgusted but happy for the Melnick sisters!