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Lawsuit Alleges Houston Law Firms Defrauded Thousands in Pelvic Mesh Litigation

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 21, 2019 ~ This is the second lawsuit filed against law firms involved in pelvic mesh cases who warehoused thousands of cases and ran them through the settlement mill. The two Houston firms could lose hundreds of millions in fees they gained in the [...]

By |2020-03-03T09:47:05-05:00June 21st, 2019|News|120 Comments

Class Action Accuses Boston Scientific of Racketeering and Fraud Over Counterfeit Pelvic Mesh

Polypropylene resin Mesh Medical Device News Desk, November 16, 2016 ~ RICO lawsuit filed naming Boston Scientific alleges fraudulent activities involving Chinese smuggled pelvic mesh.  A newly filed lawsuit accused Boston Scientific Corp. (BSC), maker of transvaginal mesh, with racketeering activity and trafficking in counterfeit goods, specifically transvaginal [...]

By |2016-11-22T20:13:43-05:00November 16th, 2016|News|9 Comments

RICO Suit Accuses Boston Scientific of Fraud in Smuggling Defective Pelvic Mesh from China

Phillips Petroleum Marlex, ad on ebay Mesh News Desk, January 15, 2016 ~ This week the Mostyn law firm of Houston filed a federal racketeering lawsuit against Boston Scientific, the transvaginal mesh manufacturer already the focus of thousands of pelvic mesh actions in federal court in West Virginia. [...]

By |2017-11-07T06:38:24-05:00January 15th, 2016|News|61 Comments

Ethicon Trial Opening Statements Thursday

January 8, 2013 ~ Jurors are being selected today for the first of 1,974 lawsuits to be heard in a New Jersey state court against Johnson & Johnson, maker of the Gynecare Prolift Pelvic Floor Repair System (here) transvaginal mesh. Plaintiff Linda Gross from Watertown, South Dakota and her lawyers [...]

By |2013-01-08T22:44:14-05:00January 8th, 2013|Legal News|0 Comments

Boston Scientific Under Investigation for Transvaginal Mesh Sales

Boston Scientific web page November 8, 2012 ~  A required report by Boston Scientific reveals a number of states plan to initiate an investigation about how Boston Scientific sells mesh. The information is contained in the company's quarterly regulatory filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, (here), issued November [...]

By |2012-11-08T16:23:52-05:00November 8th, 2012|Legal News|1 Comment

X-Rated, Misbranded Medical Device Winner a Loser

This true story will help you enjoy your holiday. Not to have a laugh at someone else’s expense, but when they are so wrong, why not? In this case a Mr. Gary Winner (his real name), 49, from Buffalo Grove, Illinois, owned a company called Planned Eldercare which allegedly supplied [...]

By |2011-11-23T03:31:04-05:00November 23rd, 2011|Legal News|0 Comments