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McGinnis Pelvic Mesh Trial Against Bard to Start Monday

Bard Avaulta Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 13, 2018~ McGinnis v C.R. Bard  will start Monday, March 19th in a New Jersey courtroom, almost seven years to the day after it was filed, with attorney Adam Slater representing the McGinnis family. She was implanted with a Bard [...]

By |2018-04-10T21:44:22-04:00March 13th, 2018|News, Pelvic Mesh|27 Comments

C.R. Bard Sold $24 Billion, Transvaginal Mesh Maker With 15k lawsuits

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 24, 2017 ~ C.R. Bard to be sold for $24 billion.    Sunday it was announced that Becton Dickinson (BD) and Company (NYSE BDX) will acquire C.R. Bard for $317.00 per common share in cash and stock.   The agreement totals $24 billion. As was the [...]

By |2017-06-09T12:14:06-04:00April 24th, 2017|News|15 Comments

Eleventh-Hour Settlement in Bard Avaulta Trial Set to Begin in Charleston Federal Court

Lori Cohen and team in Charleston, August 2013 Mesh News Desk  has learned from two reputable sources connected to the court that a settlement was reached over the weekend in the federal trial of  Debra Wise v. C.R. Bard. It was set to begin before Judge Joseph R. Goodwin [...]

By |2015-02-16T00:10:02-04:00February 16th, 2015|News|74 Comments

Christine Scott: Bard $5.5 Million Loss at Trial Survives Appeal

Mesh maker C.R. Bard had challenged the jury award of $5.5 million for plaintiff Christine and Roy Scott in the first pelvic trial in the country in July 2012. Now that jury decision has been upheld.   The appellate opinion was issued by the California Court of Appeal, Fifth Appellate [...]

By |2016-09-07T04:52:41-04:00November 20th, 2014|Legal News|13 Comments

Jones Transvaginal Mesh Trial Rescheduled Again

Another Rescheduling in the last bellwether trial against C.R. Bard It appears that the Carolyn Jones product liability trial naming C.R. Bard has been cancelled for a third time. Originally scheduled to start December 3, Tuesday, Court Order #380 states there will be a Pretrial Conference Thursday, January 9 at [...]

By |2013-11-26T16:55:15-04:00November 26th, 2013|Legal News|1 Comment

Scotland's Health Secretary Calls for More Regulation and Informed Consent over Mesh

The Daily Record- the newspaper of Scotland - reports that due to front page headline reports by its sister publication, The Sunday Mail, the country's Health Secretary, Alex Neil, is calling for tougher regulations concerning transvaginal mesh and more informed consent. The Sunday Mail, and reporter Marion Scott, have done [...]

By |2013-11-13T12:40:42-04:00November 13th, 2013|Media Reports|0 Comments

C.R. Bard Settles Second Transvaginal Mesh Case for Undisclosed Amount

Woman, Courtesy Wiki Commons, Victor Nicolas The plaintiff’s name is Melanie Vigil and she claimed C.R. Bard's Avaulta Mesh Suburethral Plus sling, a mesh made of polypropylene, eroded in her body causing internal injuries that led to multiple surgeries. The sling is placed in a  woman's pelvic region [...]

By |2013-09-16T23:09:51-04:00September 16th, 2013|Legal News|20 Comments

Bard Opening Arguments in Federal Transvaginal Mesh Case

Henry Garrard III July 9, 2013 ~“Our job together is to figure out the facts. Trust is a sacred and powerful thing. Although a corporation may be doing good work, if you find they failed in warning, making and manufacturing this device, you must hold them accountable.” That [...]

By |2013-07-09T22:18:03-04:00July 9th, 2013|Legal News|4 Comments