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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 |2019-03-14T13:26:49-04:00March 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 |2019-03-23T01:57:47-04:00February 6th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|50 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 |2019-02-06T11:03:35-04:00January 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 |2019-02-03T21:11:31-04:00January 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 |2019-01-30T12:54:44-04:00January 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 |2019-01-21T16:05:58-04:00January 16th, 2019|News|4 Comments

Dr. Shirin Towfigh – Hernia Mesh and Why We Remove It

Dr. Shirin Towfigh Mesh News Desk is preparing a series of stories on hernia mesh as litigation begins to focus on this polypropylene medical device. It is the same material that has been made into pelvic mesh and caused hundreds of thousands of complications worldwide. Complications are similar [...]

By |2019-01-16T14:44:47-04:00January 3rd, 2019|News|5 Comments

Exiting the MDL – Arizona Woman Files TVM Case in State Court

A woman who was significantly injured by the Solyx Transvaginal Mesh Sling has accused the sling manufacturer, Boston Scientific Corporation, of failing to warn about severe neurological injuries caused by the defective device. Dr. Greg Vigna, MD, JD  The lawsuit was filed by Jamie H., a woman who was living [...]

By |2019-01-07T14:30:47-04:00December 11th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Philadelphia Firm Asks Judge Goodwin to Deny Paying MDL Lawyers Millions in Fees and Expenses

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, December 3, 2018 ~ It had to happen.  The hundreds of millions of dollars resulting from the 5% common benefit fund, paid by injured plaintiffs, must be distributed to pelvic mesh litigation lawyers. But how?  One firm says pay half of the fund back to [...]

By |2019-02-06T00:25:50-04:00December 3rd, 2018|News|80 Comments