The following is an update on the status of the federal cases consolidated in the multidistrict litigation. The cases have been filed together in federal court in Charleston, West Virginia.
US District Court, Charleston WV
Follow the So. District of West Virginia
It is possible that cases are being filed with more frequency because
of the statute of limitations, dictated by your state, that gives
plaintiffs a limited time within which to file a lawsuit.
Upcoming Trial Dates C.R. Bard Defendant
The next scheduled trial is Linda and Ronald Rizzo, October 8
Followed by Carolyn Jones Nov 4
The total number of cases filed in federal court in West Virginia now is at 31,553!
C.R. Bard = 4,628
American Medical Systems = 9,930
Boston Scientific = 6,048
Ethicon = 9,759
Coloplast = 1,042
Cook Medical = 146
But wait there's more! Here is the website for the New Jersey Atlantic County Superior Court which has 4,405 Ethicon cases as of this date and 875 cases filed against C.R. Bard.
Total with these two courts= 36,883 cases filed!
Readers who have cases filed in other state courts please alert Mesh News Desk so we can keep a running tally of all cases filed. Thank you!