First lawsuit filed over eggs lost by San Francisco fertility clinic

The first lawsuit has been filed against a San Francisco fertility clinic that notified patients earlier this week that a malfunction in its storage site may have damaged or destroyed eggs or embryos saved by hundreds of its patients.

The suit, filed yesterday with the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, San Francisco Division, represents a woman who stored her eggs with the Pacific Fertility Center. She is seeking compensation for breach of contract and negligence and her lawyers,…