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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 |2019-04-08T23:09:58-05:00April 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 |2019-05-02T14:07:28-05:00March 23rd, 2019|News|6 Comments

One Week from Hernia Surgery to Swimming in Hawaii!

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 4, 2019 ~ Vladae Roytapel is known as the, Russian Dog Wizard, from Newport Beach, California. Voted Best Dog Training Company in 2015, 2015 and 2017 by City Voter, his business is SoCal Dog Training Inc. He is originally from Baku, Azerbaijan, the former [...]

By |2019-03-14T13:26:49-05:00March 4th, 2019|News|1 Comment

Judge Gives Green Light of Millions to Lawyers in Pelvic Mesh Litigation

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, February 5, 2019 ~ The judge overseeing more than 100-thousand pelvic mesh product liability lawsuits addressed the looming question of whether or not lawyers involved in the cases could collect upward of $550 million in fees and expenses in the mesh litigation. On Wednesday, January [...]

By |2019-03-23T01:57:47-05:00February 6th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|55 Comments

**Latest News * Emmet Mesh Case – $41 Million Jury Verdict! Meshes are Defective!

from Women of Influence, 2018 Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 31, 2019 – Emmet Awarded $41 Million by Philadelphia Jury Over Mesh injuries Ethicon has been slammed with $41 million verdict in a Philadelphia product liability case over three of its popular pelvic meshes. The jury agreed [...]

By |2019-02-06T11:03:35-05:00January 31st, 2019|News|19 Comments

Prolift Trial Moves into Closing Arguments

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 30, 2019 - Emmet Closing Arguments The trial of Suzanne Emmet moves into closing arguments today in a Philadelphia courtroom after a lengthy trial that began before the holidays. *Please note, Emmet is spelled both ways in filed documents, with one "t" or two. [...]

By |2019-02-03T21:11:31-05:00January 30th, 2019|News|1 Comment

AUGS Letter Revealed, Keep Slings Alive

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 21, 2019~In an effort to keep alive the mid-urethral sling (MUS) as an option for women experiencing incontinence, a medical society has written a letter to oppose the upcoming trial of Washington State v. Ethicon.   Mesh News Desk now has the letter.    Subscribers [...]

By |2019-01-30T12:54:44-05:00January 21st, 2019|News|17 Comments

Women Suffer Depression and Self-Harm from Mesh Implants, Study Finds

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 16, 2019 ~ It may not come as a surprise to the many readers of Mesh News Desk (MND) who have been implanted with a polypropylene surgical mesh to treat incontinence and prolapse, but many women suffer complications and depression as a result. A [...]

By |2019-01-21T16:05:58-05:00January 16th, 2019|News|4 Comments