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Bard Hernia Cases Moving Forward, Trials in 2020

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 30, 2019~ Bard Hernia Cases Moving Forward, Using the lessons of TVM. Bard MDL 2846 (2:18-md-02846) has formed in the Southern District of Ohio, Eastern Division, and is reported to be user-friendly for the law firms involved in this multidistrict litigation (MDL). These product liability [...]

By |2019-01-30T16:25:31-04:00January 30th, 2019|Legal News|0 Comments

The 510(k) Process – Safety Forgotten

THE 510(k) PROCESS – SAFETY FORGOTTEN By Dan C. Bolton, Of Counsel, Keller, Fishback & Jackson LLP The 510(k) process is relied upon by the medical device industry, including pelvic mesh manufacturers, such as Ethicon/Johnson & Johnson, Atrium Medical Corporation, and Davol/Bard, to quickly get devices marketed in the United [...]

By |2018-06-05T10:53:05-04:00January 23rd, 2014|Featured|10 Comments

C.R. Bard Lawsuits: Rulings Reveal Company Secrets

May 23, 2013 ~ Buried inside some rather routine motions filed in the upcoming federal lawsuits filed in federal court in Charleston, West Virginia are some company secrets that C.R. Bard would rather keep secret. In Order #77 Plaintiffs want to take the deposition of C.R. Bard executives Roger Darois [...]

By |2018-04-10T22:19:13-04:00May 23rd, 2013|Legal News|8 Comments

Trudy Thomas: Suffering in Silence and Financially after Kugel Mesh Settlement

Trudy Thomas (right) and her daughter Kandace Trudy Thomas is 53-years-old and the song, “If it wasn’t for bad luck, I wouldn’t have no luck at all,” might be her anthem. Thomas lives in Cascade, Colorado near Colorado Springs and halfway through our profile interview, she had to [...]

By |2012-08-19T23:38:51-04:00August 19th, 2012|News, Patient Profiles|35 Comments

When Marlex Mesh Erosion Appears as Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Marlex Mesh Erosion, J of the American Board of Family Medicine July 20, 2012 ~ In this published report in the Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine,  Jan-Feb 2012, doctors from Dewitt Amy Hospital, Fort Belvoir, VA, determined irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) can be caused by [...]

By |2012-07-20T18:17:16-04:00July 20th, 2012|Medical News|3 Comments

Hernia Repair: Secrets Patients Should Know

Synthetic Hernia Mesh, WikiCommons, author: droftcm The Wall Street Journal’s Laura Landro writes about hernia repair and the secret patients should understand before undergoing the operation. The secret appears to be that hernia repair, one of the most common surgeries, carries a high risk of chronic pain after [...]

By |2012-03-01T23:57:29-04:00March 1st, 2012|Hernia Mesh Injuries, Medical News|370 Comments