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Updated Transvaginal Pelvic Mesh Trials Ahead, 83,000 Pelvic Mesh Cases Filed in One Court!

TVT Secur MND, September 8, 2015 ~ After a long spring and summer that was supposed to encourage settlement to pelvic mesh litigation, there were few pelvic mesh trials scheduled. This fall should see a surge in the number of pelvic mesh trials, especially against Ethicon/ Johnson & Johnson. [...]

By |2015-09-09T00:44:00-04:00September 9th, 2015|News|134 Comments

C.R. Bard May Settle 500 Cases for $21 Million

Bard Avaulta October 8, 2014 - Readers of Mesh News Desk have been wondering why there has been no news on the C.R. Bard front while other mesh manufacturers are quietly settling pelvic mesh-injury cases. Bloomberg reports an agreement has been reached between lawyers and C.R. Bard to [...]

By |2014-10-08T13:30:33-04:00October 8th, 2014|News|112 Comments

Huskey v Ethicon Case Opens Monday

The product liability case that could turn the tide for healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson over its controversial transvaginal mesh implants begins Monday, August 25.  Jo Huskey, 54, was implanted with a TVT-O, a vaginal sling made of polypropylene (PP) mesh, on February 23, 2011 to treat stress urinary incontinence [...]

By |2014-08-24T01:52:11-04:00August 24th, 2014|Legal News|11 Comments

Is a C.R. Bard Pelvic Mesh Settlement Near?

A company that produces transvaginal mesh for a major manufacturer is setting aside $180 million for transvaginal mesh cases. As of this writing,  pelvic mesh maker C.R. Bard is facing 9,234 product liability cases filed in federal court in Charleston, West Virginia. Multidistrict litigation involving transvaginal mesh filed in the [...]

By |2014-07-22T13:41:00-04:00July 22nd, 2014|Legal News|0 Comments

Endo Offers $830 Million to Settle 20K AMS Pelvic Mesh Lawsuits

*This Just In* Late this afternoon, Endo Health Solutions announced it had reached an agreement with several law firms to settle in principle about 20,000 defective pelvic mesh lawsuits sold by its subsidiary American Medical Systems. Here is Endo’s news release. Here is Exhibit A: Resolution Framework: MR press [...]

By |2014-04-30T22:27:56-04:00April 30th, 2014|Legal News|227 Comments