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Mississippi Court Upholds Ethicon Win in Mesh Warning Lawsuit

Mersilene Mesh, BiotecSA website August 8, 2012 ~ An appeals court ruling in Mississippi has upheld a lower court dismissal of a $10 million vaginal mesh case against Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon division. The United States Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit filed the decision August 2, 2012 in Read more

By | 2012-08-09T01:02:34+00:00 August 9th, 2012|Legal News|8 Comments

Court: Drugmakers Do Not Have To Warn Patients About Drug Risks

Finger pointing, WikiCommons, Debivort July 17, 2012 ~ In a bizarre twist that puts one more advantage in the corporate side, the Supreme Court of Texas has ruled that manufacturers of pharmaceuticals do not have a responsibility to warn patients about the risks associated with using their products, Read more

By | 2012-07-17T12:36:24+00:00 July 17th, 2012|Legal News|2 Comments

American Medical Systems Files its Position Statement Laying Out its Strategy in Court in Defective Mesh Lawsuits

April 9, 2012 ~ On Friday, April 6, American Medical Systems Inc. (AMS) of Minnetonka, Minnesota filed its Position Statement with federal court in the Southern District of West Virginia laying out its strategy in its defense of its synthetic surgical mesh used to treat female conditions of Read more

By | 2012-04-09T16:37:51+00:00 April 9th, 2012|Legal News|5 Comments