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Canadian Courts Gearing up for Pelvic Mesh Litigation  

By Mesh Medical Device Newsdesk |

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 19, 2018 ~ In Canada, there is no multidistrict litigation like there is in the U.S. where many pelvic mesh product liability cases are filed in one federal court for resolution. The Canadian system of justice concerning pelvic mesh litigation leads the injured to join a class action or [continue reading…]

Can You Change Your Law Firm?

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 15, 2018 ~ This story was posted on September 26, 2017 but has been revised as time passes. Since so many people ask, “Can you change law firms if you are unhappy with your representation?” get your retainer agreement out and look at the fine print. That’s a [continue reading…]

Your Turn: Dental Issues and Mesh Complications

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 14, 2018 ~ So many people who have had polypropylene mesh implanted complain of dental issues – missing teeth, cracked teeth, gums receding.  While dental issues do arise as we age, there seems to be an unusual number of dental health issues noted among the mesh-injured community. Are [continue reading…]

Noni Wideman’s e-Petition To Rid Canada of Mesh

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 10, 2018 ~ She has been a very active member of the Canadian group of anti-mesh campaigners since 2011, now Noni Wideman is bringing demands directly to the Canadian government. On Monday, January 8, CTV reporter Avis Favaro writes on the CTV National News blog about Noni Wideman. [continue reading…]

Mesh Past and Present

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 7, 2018 ~ So the MDL (multidistrict litigation) was established by the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation in Miami January 2012.   Today there are more than 104,000 defective product, also known as product liability cases filed in the MDL federal court in Charleston, WV.  Here is a brief summary [continue reading…]

MND Discounts UTI Fighter d-Mannose

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk announces a new partnership with Superior Labs for UTI fighter, d-Mannose! Save 15% ($3.44) on Amazon.com On checkout enter discount code SUP0DMAN (all caps plus zero) Click Here for Superior Labs D-Mannose Enjoy this discount ONLY through MND! * Five Star Rating * Absolute Purity * Zero Synthetic Additives, fillers, heavy [continue reading…]

Mesh Trials on the Horizon

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 7, 2018~ 2018 promises to see a revival of transvaginal mesh product liability trials around the country. A number of cases are set to go before a jury in the coming months in New Jersey, Philadelphia and even Charleston, WV, where the multidistrict litigation is centered with more [continue reading…]

Mesh News Highlights for 2017 Revisited!

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, December 30, 2017 ~ It’s hard to imagine 2017 has passed so quickly, but it has. So much so that we sometimes forget what has transpired in the last twelve months in the world of mesh injuries.    A review of the mesh news of 2017 reveals there have [continue reading…]

Jury in Hrymoc Pelvic Mesh Trial Returns $15 Million to Plaintiff

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, December 14, 2017 ~ The case of Elizabeth Hrymoc returned with a jury verdict of $15 million for the mesh injured woman including $10 million in punitive damages. This was the second New Jersey product liability trial naming as defendant Johnson & Johnson and its Ethicon division. The Prolift [continue reading…]

J&J New Jersey Mesh Trial Wraps Up

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, December 12, 2017 ~ The pelvic mesh trial of  plaintiff Elizabeth Hyrmoc will wrap up this week with closing arguments presented Wednesday, December 13.  Hrymoc was implanted with two mesh products made by Johnson & Johnson – the TVT-O and the Prolift. Jurors in the New Jersey trial of Elizabeth [continue reading…]

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