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Coloplast Mesh and Med Device Maker Exploring Sale

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 23,2019~  Coloplast had nearly 3,000 pelvic mesh cases filed in federal court in West Virginia and had recent disappointing news about its remaining mesh on the market.   The doors appear to be closing on its  urology division.  Coloplast Exploring Sale It has not been [...]

By |2019-06-24T00:03:42-04:00June 24th, 2019|Featured|0 Comments

Settlement Dollars are Slow in Coming in Transvaginal Mesh Claims

MND, Nov. 5, 2015~ Your editor recently sat down at the Mass Torts Made Perfect session on multidistrict litigation (MDL) to hear the latest on the settlements purported to be in the works concerning transvaginal mesh. Attorney Henry Garrard told the crowd that four of five mesh manufacturers are in [...]

By |2015-11-05T09:19:37-05:00November 5th, 2015|News|56 Comments

Women Protest Texas Taxpayers Picking up Tab on Transvaginal Mesh Injuries

Reporter Janet St. James tells viewers in the Dallas, Texas area that the costs of mesh injuries are enormous and YOU the taxpayer are picking up the tab. Her report aired today on the ABC station, WFAA,  and featured the letter from the Corporate Action Network to the Attorney General [...]

By |2014-06-26T23:24:09-04:00June 26th, 2014|Media Reports|20 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

Federal Cases Now Top 30K!

The 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   Follow the So. District of West Virginia http://www.wvsd.uscourts.gov/ It is possible [...]

By |2013-09-10T20:07:43-04:00September 10th, 2013|Legal News|3 Comments

75% of Cisson Punitive Damages Goes to Georgia

Scales of Justice, WikiCommons One day after the Donna Cisson case comes word that 75 percent of her $1.75 million punitive award will go to the state of Georigia's general fund. It is the result of the tort reform movement that has quietly crept into U.S. courts around [...]

By |2013-08-16T14:49:02-04:00August 16th, 2013|Legal News|21 Comments

Jury Awards $2 Million to Donna Cisson in First Federal Transvaginal Case Against C.R. Bard

Scales of Justice, WikiCommons Breaking News ~ 5: 31 pm The jury just awarded Donna and Dan Cisson $1,750,000 in punitive awards in their product liability lawsuit against C.R. Bard & Co.  The punitive phase was entered into after the compensatory award of $250,000 was announced late this [...]

By |2013-08-15T16:19:50-04:00August 15th, 2013|Legal News|30 Comments

Cook Medical Joins Federal Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits in WV

Cook Medical website June 18, 2013 ~ Just call it Multidistrict Litigation No. 2440. As if more than 23, 386 lawsuits (as of June 12) filed against synthetic transvaginal mesh makers were not enough, cases filed against Cook Medical have just been added to the multidistrict litigation (MDL) [...]

By |2013-06-18T18:12:03-04:00June 18th, 2013|Legal News|8 Comments