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Anatomy of a Transvaginal Mesh Litigation Settlement

On June 14, 2013, American Medical Systems and its parent company Endo Health, entered into a Master Settlement Agreement with an undisclosed number of mesh-injured patients. The following has been posted on the Securities and Exchange Commission report on the settlement.   The number of litigants is left out as are [...]

By |2014-02-27T12:25:06-05:00February 27th, 2014|Mesh Reading Room Resource|12 Comments

Device Maker Smith & Nephew Pays $22 Million to Settle Bribery Case

Medical device maker, Smith & Nephew has been in the news lately as one of the manufacturers of metal-on-metal artificial hips. Now AP (here) reports the London-based company has agreed to pay $22.2 million to settle claims that its U.S. and German subsidiaries bribed public doctors in Greece for more than [...]

By |2012-02-06T16:17:37-05:00February 6th, 2012|Legal News|1 Comment