On this page, you can take a brief look at the past events of the Abilify litigation. From its first lawsuit being files to the current status of legal proceedings. Such a big matter coming before the court of the law has in fact, come from the alleged critical side effects of this famous treatment. In which give lots of people the causes to suffer from the sneaky consequences of uncontrollable and unnatural impulses.

The Reasons Why are Patients Under This Drug are Filing Lawsuits

The Bristol-Myers Squibb declined or unable to give warning those patients that under the antipsychotic treatment that they may increase the chance taken of compulsive gambling. The manufacturer of this certain drug is facing legal claims by lots of individuals. They are who allegedly claim that because of the particular drug that they have been taken was the cause of their casualties with thousands of dollars. Technically, the manufacturer is also facing other legal claims from the users who allegedly complain that after they have started the medication plan, some of the users are experiencing any compulsive behaviors. The complainants all claim that the drug makers never give them any warning about the risk that they might encounter under this drug. They are all eligible to accept compensation for their casualties, financial losses and the emotional agony they endured. The consolidated proceedings of the MDL Abilify define that the regular individuals may cooperate in a mass tort against the huge pharmaceutical companies, unlike a class action, while maintaining their each claim.

All About The First Filing of The Abilify Lawsuit

It was Brad and Denise Miley, who first filed an Abilify case action in the Minnesota Federal Court on 2016 January 12. The Mileys allegedly claim that Denise started her compulsive gambling within that week of starting taking the drug in 2014, September. Denise had no former history or records of betting on any gambling games, but while using the medicine she lost over $75,000 in 5 months, according to their complaint. She caused her family a very great emotional and financial distress in the process. The victims asserted that the manufacturer has failed to warn the users about the risky side effects of the Aripiprazole, which increases the intractability of the behaviors. Even though the defendant gave warning to the Canadian and European consumers about the higher risk.

The Multidistrict Litigation of The Abilify

They complainants petitioned the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation in the U.S to make firm with all the pending actions. The JLML granted the accused petition on October 3, 2016, to draw toward the point of the litigation, which is the litigation in Pensacola of Florida. The MDL NO. 2734 or the combined mass tort was accredited to Chief District Judge Casey M. Rodgers, who is in charge in Pensacola, Florida. The Honorable Judge Rodgers will be in authority that will conduct the overall pre-trial proceedings common to each claimant in a process. It is know as the Multidistrict Litigation (MDL),  to accelerate the judicial procedures for anyone who want to file an Abilify lawsuit.