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Pain and Suffering Caps Lifted by Florida Supreme Court

Pain by Jade R Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 9, 2017~ Consumers injured by medical malpractice may have more avenues to justice in court with the lifting of caps on pain and suffering in medical malpractice cases, a cornerstone of tort reform put in place in 2003 Read more

By | 2017-06-09T11:48:47+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Legal News|6 Comments

Texas Transvaginal Mesh Trial Alleges Defective Ethicon TVT-O

Linda Batiste v John Robert McNabb M.D. and Ethicon Inc., and Johnson & Johnson. Jury selection was completed Monday, March 17,  in a Dallas courtroom in the case of Linda Batiste v. Ethicon, Johnson & Johnson (13-cv-04800). This will be the second case that goes to trial in a state Read more

By | 2014-03-18T13:14:09+00:00 March 18th, 2014|Legal News|5 Comments

Op-Ed: Dr. Shezad Malik on Doctors and Transvaginal Mesh

Dr. Shezad Malik, MD, JD Op-Ed: Dr Shezad Malik Law Firm http://www.shezadmalik.com/ Dr. Malik is a cardiologist and now an attorney in Dallas who heads his own law firm. He is board certified in internal medicine and was a practicing cardiologist for 10 years. In 2003 he decided Read more

By | 2013-07-02T17:50:59+00:00 July 2nd, 2013|Op-Ed|3 Comments

Politics Gives a Pass to Negligent Doctors, Drug and Device Makers

March 20, 2012 ~ The advocacy group, Public Citizen in a letter (here) to Congress issued Monday, March 19 calls on the U.S. House to Reject the medical liability bill called H.R. 5. The House may vote this week on the legislation called the Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-Cost, Timely Healthcare Read more

By | 2012-03-20T12:55:38+00:00 March 20th, 2012|Legal News|2 Comments

Jeff Silverman: Suffering in Silence Over Hernia Mesh Pain

Silverman is one of many men who finds himself disregarded. Not only do medical doctors not believe his pain following  a mesh implant to treat a hernia, but the FDA has omitted men from its two warnings about the serious adverse events that can result from the synthetic Read more

By | 2011-11-12T00:38:27+00:00 November 12th, 2011|News, Patient Profiles|199 Comments