14 May AUDIO: WAVE OF LITIGATION LIKELY AS UNREGULATED U.S. FERTILITY CLINICS LEFT WOMEN IN THE LURCH IN IVF TREATMENT DURING COVID-19 SHUTDOWN
More than Six Cases Documented Already; San Francisco Woman Tells of “Chaos,” “Shabby Treatment” As Pacific Fertility Center Victimized Her Again After Her Embryo Was in Broken Freezer in 2018; Law Firm Renews Its Call for Ending Unregulated “Wild West” Days of Fertility Clinics and Adopting UK Oversight Model.
SAN FRANCISCO – May 14, 2020 – More than half a dozen complaints of women and couples abandoned by unregulated U.S. fertility clinics during the coronavirus pandemic are seen as the “tip of the iceberg” of abuse that is likely to result in a wave of lawsuits in the coming months, according to the law firm Peiffer Wolf Carr Kane & Conway (Peiffer Wolf). Faced with what is only the latest in a long string of fertility clinic failures, Peiffer Wolf renewed its April 2019 call for regulation of U.S. fertility clinics based on the successful oversight scheme in the United Kingdom.
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