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Washington State Sets Trial Date to Hold J&J Liable for Mesh Injuries

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, November 1, 2018~  The Attorney General of Washington State is moving ahead with holding Johnson & Johnson liable for deceptively marketing pelvic mesh in its state. Washington State AG Office Asks To Hold J&J Liable, Sets Trial Date In 2016, Washington State’s Attorney General sued Read more

By | 2018-11-19T01:15:40+00:00 November 1st, 2018|News|39 Comments

500 Women Have Ethicon Mesh Cases Dismissed

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 24, 2018 ~ At one time the multidistrict litigation (MDL) had more than 104,000 product liability cases filed over allegedly defective pelvic mesh. Johnson & Johnson and its Ethicon division were the largest among seven mesh makers.  But women who never had their mesh Read more

By | 2018-07-27T11:15:07+00:00 July 24th, 2018|Legal News|18 Comments

J&J Medical Expert – No Problems with TVT-SECUR

Dr.Janet Tomezsko, medical expert for J&J Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 5, 2017 ~ Today the 5-week trial of mesh-injured plaintiff Ella Ebaugh, wrapped up with closing arguments (Case No. 130700866) this morning in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas. The following continues a series of insider Read more

By | 2018-09-10T14:00:40+00:00 September 5th, 2017|News|14 Comments

Is Your Lawyer Helping To Resolve Your Pelvic Mesh Lawsuit?

Is your law firm responsive to your questions pertaining to your pelvic mesh lawsuit?  Do they return your calls?  Have you received your settlement?  These are questions that plague mesh plaintiffs across the country. Can You Change Your Law Firm? Scales of Justice, WikiCommons Mesh Medical Device News Read more

By | 2018-05-29T14:58:41+00:00 December 21st, 2016|Your Turn|62 Comments

MYTH BUSTERS Part Two – What Women Are Told Today About Pelvic Mesh

Pants on Fire, Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 30, 2016 ~ This is part two of a multi-part series uncovering common myths related to pelvic mesh. The Myths keep growing and changing. Myth Busters Part One can be found here while Myth Busters Part Three can be Read more

By | 2016-06-30T19:57:10+00:00 June 30th, 2016|Op-Ed|0 Comments

Sanchez v. Boston Scientific Pelvic Mesh Case Settles Before Closing Arguments

Mesh News Desk has confirmed that the federal bellwether pelvic mesh trial of Sanchez v. Boston Scientific settled Monday morning just before the Los Angeles jury heard closing arguments. The defective product case began one week ago and represented the sixth trial facing the Massachusetts-based manufacturer of pelvic mesh implants. Read more

By | 2015-05-11T15:51:35+00:00 May 11th, 2015|News|209 Comments

J&J Wants New Trial After $3.27 Huskey Verdict

Byrd Federal Courthouse, Charleston WV On October 14, Johnson & Johnson (J&J) filed a Motion in federal court asking that the Jo Huskey verdict be overturned and that  the company receive a new trial. See Huskey Doc #438 J&J asks for a new trial October 2014,  2:12-cv-05201. In September, Read more

By | 2017-02-01T10:25:14+00:00 October 19th, 2014|News|9 Comments

Huskey v Ethicon Day 4- Huskey Takes the Stand

Huskey and Christy Jones This coverage is provided in conjunction with We Are Mesh Survivors, a coalition of synthetic vaginal mesh implant survivors united to demand justice for those who have suffered and to demand that existing products be pulled from the market until their safety can be demonstrated. Read more

By | 2014-08-28T13:15:01+00:00 August 28th, 2014|News|36 Comments

J&J Named in Another Hernia Mesh Lawsuit

Prolene mesh Plaintiff  Richard McLaughlin filed his lawsuit in California's Central District last February. Although his mesh, made by Johnson & Johnson, was used for hernia repair, the allegations are the same as mesh used for pelvic organ prolapse - that the mesh is defective, that the instructions Read more

By | 2014-04-15T10:25:47+00:00 April 15th, 2014|Hernia Mesh Injuries, Legal News|28 Comments