Medical product liability cases can be complex and challenging because not everyone has extensive knowledge of medical terms. Most of these cases also often involve multiple defendants with different levels of responsibility for the harm caused. What’s more, defendants for these claims are mostly large corporations with significant financial and legal resources to face the charges.
Standing up against such powerful opponents can be a huge ordeal for an individual, and pursuing a mass tort claim may be a more suitable action. Or is it?
Mass tort claims are a type of legal action that allows a large group of people who have suffered harm from a defective product to sue the responsible party or parties.
Here are some of its advantages:
Mass tort claims can be particularly suitable for pursuing product liability cases for several reasons, but there are also some potential drawbacks to consider.
Here are some of its drawbacks:
As with any other legal undertaking, mass tort claims have advantages and disadvantages when pursuing medical liability cases. It is important to consider all factors and consult with attorneys to determine whether a mass tort claim is the right option for your particular case.