Product Liability — Preemption Defense


Combies Hanson, P.C. recently argued against a motion to dismiss a product liability case in which a young woman is alleged to have died as a result of a failing Sorin Mitroflow aortic heart valve.  Combies Hanson, P.C. represents the young woman’s family in a wrongful death action that will now move forward in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

Both Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly and Law 360 showcased this decision in the their publications.  Click the below links to read more (subscription required).

If you would like to learn more about the Combies Hanson, P.C. product liability or wrongful death practice, contact our office at (617) 556-9964 or by email at for a free consultation.

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Products liability – Preemption – Heart valve