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McFarland Pelvic Mesh Philadelphia Case with the Jury

Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 20, 2018~ Lawyers for McFarland plan to rest their case Monday, September 10th and by this Tuesday,  Tracie Palmer (Kline Specter) delivered closing arguments. TVT and TVT-O, The jurors were deliberating the entire day Read more

By | 2018-09-20T16:55:37+00:00 September 20th, 2018|Sticky|0 Comments

Breaking the Silence: Nancy Gretzinger, Author, Educator, Patient Advocate, Mesh Victim

Dr. Nancy Gretzinger and Christian Twiss, MD Mesh Medical Device News Desk,  Nancy Gretzinger, Author, Educator, Patient Advocate, mesh victim is Breaking the Silence Like many women, Nancy Gretzinger experienced mild incontinence. Since she was having a pool installed in her Phoenix backyard, she thought it might be a Read more

By | 2018-09-20T16:56:16+00:00 September 20th, 2018|Featured|0 Comments

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The pelvic mesh litigation has put a strain on many law firms not used to handling so many clients at one time.  Why then not look at a new form of office efficiency? Mesh Medical Device News Desk - Sponsored Content Torres Legal Services Image:Kara Torres-Kilgannon Torres Legal Services (TLS) Read more

By | 2018-09-20T17:04:57+00:00 September 19th, 2018|Mesh Reading Room Resource|7 Comments

Lawsuit Funders Investigated by NY State, Florida

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 11, 2018 ~ The topic of seeking funding for your mesh removal surgery is certainly a controversial one. While some believe all funders are bad, in some cases, they have provided the resources for a much-needed surgery when there are no other options. On Read more

By | 2018-09-12T11:58:42+00:00 September 12th, 2018|Featured|11 Comments

McFarland Pelvic Mesh Case, Plaintiff Wraps

TVT-O from Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 10, 2018 ~ The McFarland pelvic mesh trial is the seventh product liability case brought against Johnson & Johnson (Ethicon) in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, over its allegedly defective pelvic meshes.  It should wrap up next week. Read more

By | 2018-09-14T16:35:08+00:00 September 10th, 2018|News|17 Comments

Mo. Appeals Court Awards Sherrer New Bard Pelvic Mesh Trial

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, August 24, 2018 ~ Eve Sherrer lost both of her cases against Boston Scientific and C.R. Bard in 2016. Now an appellate court has opened the door and granted her a new trial against Bard.  The pelvic mesh trial of Eve Sheerer was notable in Read more

By | 2018-08-25T17:22:55+00:00 August 24th, 2018|Legal News|0 Comments

Bruce Rosenberg Column: Hernia Mesh Help Here

Mesh Medical Device News Desk,  August 23, 2018 ~ As many readers already know, polypropylene (PP) is the plastic polymer component that goes into making up most meshes, whether used in the pelvic region for prolapse and incontinence or used to make hernia mesh.  With one million hernia mesh repairs Read more

By | 2018-09-12T01:17:10+00:00 August 23rd, 2018|Medical News|5 Comments

McFarland v. Ethicon Makes TVT-O Design the Focus in Philadelphia Pelvic Mesh Case

TVT-O from Mesh Medical Device News Desk, August 21, 2018 ~ Four new pelvic mesh lawsuits will be heard in the coming months after a long lapse with no trial action.  The Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas is the next venue. Monday, August 27, is the opening Read more

By | 2018-09-10T15:40:22+00:00 August 21st, 2018|News|16 Comments

*Just In* Wave 7 Ethicon Trial Postponed Until Next Year

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, August 13, 2018 ~ It was set to start tomorrow, but the mass trial of more than 100 plaintiffs has been reset as thousands of cases are purged from the Ethicon docket. WAVE 7 UPDATE Image: Wave, WikiCommons You’ve heard the term - a “Wave” of Read more

By | 2018-08-21T18:11:57+00:00 August 13th, 2018|News|29 Comments

Scottish Mesh Campaigners Ask for Criminal Charges

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, August 13, 2018 ~ Marion Scott, now with The Sunday Post, has done a tireless job on following the anti-mesh campaign in Scotland. The group, Scottish Mesh Survivors and Scott testified to a Parliamentary Committee and obtained a stay on mesh implants in that country in Read more

By | 2018-08-13T13:43:45+00:00 August 13th, 2018|Media Reports, Uncategorized|0 Comments