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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 |2019-07-10T16:27:33-04:00June 21st, 2019|News|88 Comments

Six Law Firms Sued for Malpractice in New Jersey Pelvic Mesh litigation

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 11, 2019 ~ The Mazie Slater law firm of Roseland, New Jersey has filed a class action that could retrieve $15 million in allegedly excess fees and expenses charged by six law firms in pelvic mesh litigation. A 27-page lawsuit filed Monday in Superior [...]

By |2019-06-21T22:57:16-04:00June 11th, 2019|News|68 Comments

Exiting the MDL – Arizona Woman Files TVM Case in State Court

A woman who was significantly injured by the Solyx Transvaginal Mesh Sling has accused the sling manufacturer, Boston Scientific Corporation, of failing to warn about severe neurological injuries caused by the defective device. Dr. Greg Vigna, MD, JD  The lawsuit was filed by Jamie H., a woman who was living [...]

By |2019-01-07T14:30:47-04:00December 11th, 2018|News|0 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 [...]

By |2018-07-27T11:15:07-04:00July 24th, 2018|Legal News|18 Comments

West Virginia Woman Hopes to Go It Alone in Mesh Case Against J&J

Mary Dickson Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 24, 2018 ~ You may have wondered what ever happened to Mary Dixon, the woman who was fighting for her late mother, attempting to take her wrongful death case against mesh maker Ethicon forward in federal court in Charleston, WV? [...]

By |2018-05-03T16:25:50-04:00April 24th, 2018|News|40 Comments

Jury Adds $35 Mill in Punitives Making McGinnis v CR Bard $68 Mil

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 13, 2018 ~ Friday, April 13, became somewhat of a lucky day for mesh injured plaintiff, Mary McGinnis in her product liability pelvic mesh case against C.R. Bard.  After deliberating most of today, the five men, three women jury added $35 million of punitive [...]

By |2018-04-16T14:23:59-04:00April 13th, 2018|News|11 Comments

Appeals Court Upholds Boston Scientific Obtryx $19 Mill Loss

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, February 13, 2018~ Boston Scientific has lost its latest effort to overturn an $18.5 million loss by four plaintiffs at trial over its Obtryx pelvic mesh.   THE TRIAL The Tyree case (here) consolidated four products liability cases against Boston Scientific (BSC) and was heard in [...]

By |2018-05-08T11:56:13-04:00February 13th, 2018|Legal News|7 Comments

September Brings Renewed Life in Mesh Litigation

Prolift, from Sumsuro, Japan Welcome September from Mesh Medical Device News Desk~  Mesh News Desk has been carefully watching the proceedings that are public, many of your settlements are not, and the sense is that we are nearing an end to unsustainable litigation.  Just two weeks ago, mesh manufacture, [...]

By |2017-09-05T01:30:18-04:00September 1st, 2017|Welcome|83 Comments