judge mallet 200The following is an update on the status of the federal cases consolidated in the multidistrict litigation. The cases have been filed together in federal court in Charleston, West Virginia.

 

US District Court, Charleston WV

US District Court, Charleston WV

 

Follow the So. District of West Virginia

http://www.wvsd.uscourts.gov/

It is possible that cases are being filed with more frequency because

of the statute of limitations, dictated by your state, that gives

plaintiffs a limited time within which to file a lawsuit.

Upcoming Trial Dates C.R. Bard Defendant

The next scheduled trial is Linda and Ronald Rizzo, October 8

2:10-cv-01224

Followed by  Carolyn Jones Nov 4

2:11-cv-00114

The total number of cases filed in federal court in West Virginia now is at 31,553!

C.R. Bard = 4,628

American Medical Systems = 9,930

Boston Scientific = 6,048

Ethicon = 9,759

Coloplast = 1,042

Cook Medical = 146

But wait there’s more!  Here is the website for the New Jersey Atlantic County Superior Court which has 4,405 Ethicon cases as of this date and 875 cases filed against C.R. Bard.

http://www.judiciary.state.nj.us/mass-tort/pelvicmesh/case_list.htm

Total with these two courts= 36,883 cases filed!

Readers who have cases filed in other state courts please  alert Mesh News Desk so we can keep a running tally of all cases filed.  Thank you!