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Daughter Fighting Late Mother’s Pelvic Mesh Case

By Mesh Medical Device Newsdesk |

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, November 27, 2017 ~ Mary Dickson plans to go up against healthcare giant, Johnson & Johnson over its pelvic mesh on behalf of her late mother, Vada Mae Smith, unless she can find a law firm to take her case. Vada Mae Smith spent most of her life in [continue reading…]

Mesh Twitter Storm Takes UK Prime Minister, Trends on Twitter

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, November 22, 2017 ~  Never underestimate the power of citizens to make enormous changes when they band together. Twitter allows that to happen globally. Call it the night of 10,000 tweets.   Camb Times reports on a Twitter storm Monday night directed at the UK Prime Minister’s residence over the [continue reading…]

Plaintiffs’ Lawyer Steve Mostyn Dies

By Mesh Medical Device Newsdesk |

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, November 16, 2017 ~ It is with great sadness that Mesh Medical Device News Desk passes on the news of the death of plaintiffs’ mesh attorney Steve Mostyn. His wife, Amber, has issued a statement that the death was the result of a sudden onset of mental health issues.  [continue reading…]

All Mesh “High Risk” in Australia

By Mesh Medical Device Newsdesk |

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, October 30, 2017 ~ In a quiet but striking move, Australia’s drug and medical device regulator has strengthened the classification of pelvic mesh, increasing the likelihood it will not be used, especially as a first-line treatment. If you were not paying attention you might not have noticed an announcement [continue reading…]

Mesh Autoimmune Registry Seeks Comments, Will Close in Oct.

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 25, 2017 ~ The autoimmune registry, which is collecting comments from mesh-injured and non-mesh injured, is about to close its questionnaire. UCLA researcher, Dr. A. Lenore Ackerman asks all to add their voice, whether you have autoimmune reactions to mesh or not since they need a control group. She [continue reading…]

Scotland Calls for International Summit on Mesh Crisis

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 26, 2017 ~ Scotland was the first country to call on a ban on the use of polypropylene (PP) transvaginal mesh after hundreds of injured women came forward. It was the first to say NO to an official report. Now the former health secretary is calling for international action.  [continue reading…]

How Cases Are Dismissed – Adams v. American Medical Systems

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, August 28, 2017 ~ The following story underscores the importance  of  recognizing injury as soon as it happens and considering litigation. Many people are repelled by the idea of “going to court.”   MND has heard multiple times, “I’m not that sort of person,” but there is no shame [continue reading…]

Record $417 Million Verdict Against J&J in California Talc Case

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, August 21, 2017 ~ Monday marks not just an eclipse but a major earth-shattering jury verdict delivering a $417 million loss to J&J in the first California talcum powder cancer case.   The majority of the award is punitive damages aimed at sending a message to J&J. Monday morning, [continue reading…]

Transvaginal Mesh Cases in MDL – Who Is Settling, Who Isn’t

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, August 10, 2017 ~ Look at multidistrict litigation for transvaginal mesh cases in the U.S. and specifically the numeric listing of cases found in the Southern District of West Virginia. Which product liability cases remain opened and which are listed as closed? The numbers reveal which company is the [continue reading…]

Scotland Mesh Ban Continues With Your Help

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Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 24, 2017 ~ Scotland has led the way with a ban on mesh procedures due to the tireless campaigning of the mesh injured.   You can help them and here’s how: In Scotland – Elaine Holmes of Scottish Mesh Survivors is urging women across the world to add [continue reading…]

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