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Plaintiffs’ Lawyer Steve Mostyn Dies

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, November 16, 2017 ~ It is with great sadness that Mesh Medical Device News Desk passes on the news of the death of plaintiffs' mesh attorney Steve Mostyn. His wife, Amber, has issued a statement that the death was the result of a sudden onset [...]

By |2018-05-31T08:52:48-04:00November 16th, 2017|Featured|9 Comments

What is Multidistrict Litigation?

Byrd federal court, Charleston WV Mesh Medical Device News Desk, December 16, 2016 ~ MDL, Multidistrict Litigation.  Readers of Mesh Medical Device News Desk have been hearing about the court where most of the transvaginal mesh cases are consolidated. But what is the MDL and how did it get [...]

By |2017-01-05T19:46:49-05:00December 16th, 2016|Mesh Reading Room Resource|1 Comment

ProteGen – The First Mesh, a 20 Year History

Family Tree of Meshes, Littman Mesh News Desk, July 25, 2016 ~ ProteGen – The Grandmother Mesh Of the sixty or so pelvic meshes that were or currently are on the market in the United States you may not have heard of the ProteGen mesh, a model designed and manufactured [...]

By |2017-09-15T23:33:00-04:00October 3rd, 2016|FDA News|11 Comments

Grand Jury Convened to Look into Criminal Charges Against Boston Scientific Over Counterfeit Mesh

Polypropylene raw resin pellets Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 14 2016 ~ The Boston Globe reports a grand jury will determine if criminal charges should be filed against Boston Scientific (BSC) for using counterfeit raw material from China to make its vaginal mesh implant. A grand jury in Charleston, [...]

By |2016-04-27T17:38:49-04:00April 14th, 2016|News|24 Comments