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McGinnis NJ Transvaginal Mesh Case to Close Today

Trial court Bergen Co, NJ Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 9, 2018 ~ The final days of the Mary McGinnis defective transvaginal mesh trial in New Jersey brought out the experts for the defense. Their contention is that McGinnis was not harmed by the Avaulta and Align transvaginal Read more

By | 2018-04-12T02:09:43+00:00 April 11th, 2018|News|0 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 Read more

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

Jury in Hrymoc Pelvic Mesh Trial Returns $15 Million to Plaintiff

Adam Slater, Courtroom View Network Mesh Medical Device News Desk, December 14, 2017 ~ The case of Elizabeth Hrymoc returned with a jury verdict of $15 million for the mesh injured woman including $10 million in punitive damages. This was the second New Jersey product liability trial naming Read more

By | 2017-12-30T18:08:40+00:00 December 14th, 2017|News|66 Comments

J&J New Jersey Mesh Trial Wraps Up

Tad and Elizabth Hrymoc, from Mesh Medical Device News Desk, December 12, 2017 ~ The pelvic mesh trial of  plaintiff Elizabeth Hyrmoc will wrap up this week with closing arguments presented Wednesday, December 13.  Hrymoc was implanted with two mesh products made by Johnson & Johnson - Read more

By | 2017-12-12T14:46:34+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Legal News|8 Comments

N.J. Pelvic Mesh Trial Naming Def J&J

Bergen Co NJ Mesh Medical Device News Desk, November 27, 2017~ The case of Elizabeth and Tad Hrymock got underway in a Bergen Co. New Jersey courtroom today. She has filed a defective product lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson (J&J) and its Ethicon division, alleging the TVT-O and Read more

By | 2017-11-27T16:49:34+00:00 November 27th, 2017|Legal News|0 Comments

Sixth Verdict Awards Mesh-Injured Plaintiff Record $57 Mill in Philadelphia

Ella Ebaugh York Daily Record Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 6, 2017 ~ A Philadelphia jury today delivered a $57 million verdict in the case of  mesh-injured Ella Ebaugh, deciding that Johnson & Johnson's subsidiary, Ethicon, is liable for the Pennsylvania woman's damaged urethra, the result of Read more

By | 2017-09-18T01:42:07+00:00 September 7th, 2017|News|133 Comments

AU Mesh Trial Introduces Bleak Picture of Money Driven Physician

Joanne McCarthy, Newcastle Herald Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 10, 2017 ~ In a class action trial of 700 Australian women who claim injuries from pelvic mesh, Johnson & Johnson documents reveal the sales pitch used to urge physicians to readily adopt the pelvic mesh implants. It's estimated Read more

By | 2017-07-17T10:22:31+00:00 July 11th, 2017|News|54 Comments

J&J Wins First Pelvic Mesh Trial in Philadelphia

Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 10, 2017 ~ The fifth trial over its family of polypropylene pelvic mesh finally secures healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson a win in this Philadelphia court.  After four straight losses in a Philadelphia court to plaintiffs injured Read more

By | 2017-06-13T16:23:18+00:00 June 10th, 2017|News|86 Comments

Is Huskey Pelvic Mesh Case Going to the Supremes?

SCOTUS, Wikipedia Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 7, 2017 ~ The  pelvic mesh case of Huskey v. Ethicon has been in the courts since 2012. After she won a defective product case before a jury in 2014 and was awarded $3.27 million, J&J appealed and lost. Now Read more

By | 2017-06-08T21:48:22+00:00 June 7th, 2017|News|8 Comments

Kavaler Expert Witness for J&J on Stand in Beltz Mesh Trial

Dr. Eizabeth Kavaler, Medical Expert for J&J Mesh Medical Device News Desk, May 17, 2017~ Dr. Elizabeth Kavaler, a urogynecologist, appeared as an expert witness for Ethicon, a division of Johnson & Johnson, in a Philadelphia product liability trial over transvaginal mesh Wednesday. The defense presented her as Read more

By | 2017-06-01T20:45:15+00:00 May 18th, 2017|News|51 Comments