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California AG’s J&J Deceptive Mesh Marketing Trial Continues

Ethicon ad 2019 Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 13, 2019 ~ After a  two-week break, the state of California will resume its defective marketing case against healthcare giant, Johnson & Johnson. This is the second state to take J&J to trial over a trail of mesh-related injuries [...]

By |2019-10-07T17:14:23-05:00September 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|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

Scottish Mesh Campaigners Ask for Criminal Charges

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, August 13, 2018 ~ Marion Scott, now with The Sunday Post, has done a tireless job on following the anti-mesh campaign in Scotland. The group, Scottish Mesh Survivors and Scott testified to a Parliamentary Committee and obtained a stay on mesh implants in that country in [...]

By |2018-08-13T13:43:45-05:00August 13th, 2018|Media Reports, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mesh Past and Present

Prolift, from Sumsuro, Japan 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 [...]

By |2018-01-07T22:35:58-05:00January 7th, 2018|Op-Ed, Uncategorized|2 Comments

Appeals Court Backs Boston Scientific Win in North Carolina Pelvic Mesh Lawsuit

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, May 10, 2017 ~ An appellate court on Tuesday affirmed a lower court decision in the pelvic mesh lawsuit of Martha Carlson. It too rejected her failure to warn claim, citing she didn't prove that Boston Scientific failed to provide an adequate warning about the [...]

By |2017-05-11T07:30:05-05:00May 11th, 2017|Legal News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cisson Case Tests Georgia’s Punitive Damages

Donna Cisson Facebook page Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 24, 2017 ~ The Cisson v. C.R. Bard case resulted in a windfall for Georgia's state treasury, not for Cisson.  Tort reform came in Georgia in 1987. The Georgia Tort Reform Act was launched by Big Business, such [...]

By |2017-04-25T18:32:47-05:00April 24th, 2017|Media Reports, Uncategorized|4 Comments

Mesh Rally Plans Moving Ahead for New Jersey

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 19, 2017 ~ The time and place for a peaceful rally over Johnson & Johnson's mesh implants is set for April 27, 2017, at the State Theater, 15 Livingston Ave. New Brunswick NJ. 9:15 am doors open.  Johnson & Johnson plans its annual shareholders [...]

By |2017-05-02T07:38:01-05:00April 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|18 Comments