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Six Law Firms Sued for Malpractice in New Jersey Pelvic Mesh litigation

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 11, 2019 ~ The Mazie Slater law firm of Roseland, New Jersey has filed a class action that could retrieve $15 million in allegedly excess fees and expenses charged by six law firms in pelvic mesh litigation. A 27-page lawsuit filed Monday in Superior [...]

By |2019-06-21T22:57:16-04:00June 11th, 2019|News|36 Comments

Doctor Plans Vigorous Defense in First Pelvic Mesh Indictment

Dr. Christopher Walker, UroGyn Specialists Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 3, 2019 ~ Dr. Christopher Walker has been arrested and charged with luring women into pelvic mesh removal surgeries that may not have been necessary after contracting with a middleman. His defenders say this is ridiculous. Dr. [...]

By |2019-06-10T17:03:15-04:00June 3rd, 2019|News|10 Comments

*Latest* Mesigian Prolift Pelvic Mesh Trial – $80 Million to Plaintiff!

Prolift, from Sumsuro, Japan Mesh Medical Device News Desk, May 18, 2019 ~ Mesh Medical Device News Desk,  The pelvic mesh trial of  Patricia Mesigian began in early April. On Friday, more than one month later,  a Philadelphia jury awarded her $80.025 million as compensation for her Prolift [...]

By |2019-06-11T15:21:51-04:00May 9th, 2019|News|24 Comments

May 1 International Mesh Awareness Day

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, May 1, 2019 ~ May first is the Worldwide Mesh Awareness Day, a term coined by the Mesh Awareness Movement, though recognized internationally.   Unfortunately, polypropylene pelvic mesh injuries are shared internationally (hernia mesh as well) and various groups are recognizing the May first date and [...]

By |2019-05-05T15:55:16-04:00May 1st, 2019|News|2 Comments

The End Game – Pelvic Mesh Cases Pushed to Resolve or to Trial

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 26, 2019 ~ Is the end in sight for pelvic mesh litigation, at one time the largest consolidation of injury cases filed in one court?  The resolution of your case may depend on just how seriously you were injured but settlement or trial appears [...]

By |2019-05-02T14:27:26-04:00April 26th, 2019|News|60 Comments

Garrard Swings Back to MDL Critics in Pelvic Mesh Litigation

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 8, 2019 ~ With so much money at stake, the accusations are flying among lawyers trying to divvy the hundreds of millions of dollars in pelvic mesh costs and fees. Garrard Responds to the Four MDL Fee Objectors  In a 77-page response to be [...]

By |2019-05-02T14:26:27-04:00April 8th, 2019|News|7 Comments

Slater Comes Out Swinging in Pelvic Mesh Fee Allocation

Adam Slater, Mazie Slater Katz Freeman Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 29, 2019 ~ Pelvic mesh manufacturers, who have overwhelmingly lost at trial, must be secretly smiling at the dirty dealings now revealed as some transvaginal mesh attorneys hotly contest the half billion in attorney fee dollars [...]

By |2019-04-08T23:09:58-04:00April 1st, 2019|News|12 Comments

Divvying the Dollars- Common Benefit Firm Winners and Objectors

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 23, 2019~ While more than $7 billion has gone to settle pelvic mesh cases, some law firms believe their contributions to the common benefit that all litigators share in this MDL, are being undercut.  Two of the most prolific pelvic mesh litigation firms are [...]

By |2019-05-02T14:07:28-04:00March 23rd, 2019|News|1 Comment