Merchant Law Group LLP is pursuing a proposed class action against Pfizer Canada seeking compensation on behalf of Canadians who purchased Pfizer EpiPen’s and EpiPen Jr. Auto-injectors and were affected by the Health Canada Recall.
On April 1st, 2017 Pfizer epinephrine auto-injection pens were recalled due to the products having been found to have a defective part that may result in the auto-injector failing to activate, or requiring increased force to activate. The products that were mentioned to be affected are the EpiPen (0.3 mg epinephrine) auto-injector lot number: 5GU763, expiry date May, 2017 and the EpiPen Jr (0.15mg epinephrine) auto-injector lot number: 5GR765, expiry date March 2017.
This recall is currently being conducted following two confirmed international reports of the device failing to activate.
If your Pfizer epinephrine auto-injection pens have fails to perform as anticipated during a life-threatening allergic reaction, fatal consequences may result. The proposed class action alleges that Pfizer Canada was negligent in their manufacturing of Pfizer EpiPen and Pfizer EpiPen Jr. auto-injectors. If you own or owned one of the defective EpiPen auto-injectors and were affected by the recall, you may be entitled to compensation.
If you wish to be kept informed as to the status of this case, please join our contact list for the Pfizer Canada Epi-Pen/EpiPen Jr. Class Action, by completing the form below. Please note, filling out the form below creates no financial obligation for you.
Merchant Law Group LLP has 10 offices across Canada, with lawyers practicing law in six provinces. Merchant Law Group LLP and Tony Merchant, Q.C. are well known for pursuing class action lawsuits in Canada including litigation regarding Winners/HomeSense, Cellular Phone Fees, BCE Dividends, GM Gasket Manifolds, Hip Implants, Lead Paint in Toys (and similar consumer products), Maple Leaf, Celebrex/Bextra, Vioxx, Sony, Residential Schools and various other cases. Tony Merchant, Q.C. is known to be one of Canada’s most active litigators with more than 600 reported cases in leading Caselaw Journals, having argued thousands of cases before the Canadian and American Courts, in Trial and Administrative Courts, and the Courts of Appeal of various American and Canadian jurisdictions, the Federal Court of Canada, and the Supreme Court of Canada. Tony Merchant, Q.C., has a long history in pursuing public policy cases and is a former Member of the Legislative Assembly (M.L.A.)
IF YOU WISH TO JOIN THE CONTACT LIST REGARDING THIS CLASS ACTION, PLEASE COMPLETE THE BELOW FORM. (Please note, providing your contact information creates no lawyer-client relationship or financial obligation. You are not charged any fee or cost for joining the contact list for this class action – our law firm would likely paid a contingency fee from the compensation recovered, if this class action is successful.)