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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 [...]

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

McGinnis Ends Testimony in Bard Transvaginal Mesh New Jersey Trial

Dr. Shlomo Raz, UCLA Urologist Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 31, 2018 ~ As the second week of the latest C.R. Bard transvaginal mesh wraps up in New Jersey, jurors appear to be impressed with the North Carolina plaintiff and her husband. Mary McGinnis testified Thursday in [...]

By |2018-04-10T16:34:03-04:00March 31st, 2018|News, Pelvic Mesh|11 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 [...]

By |2018-08-27T15:07:04-04:00December 14th, 2017|News|66 Comments

Slater Addresses Scottish Parliament Committee

Adam Slater, Mazie, Slater The Scottish Parliament's Public petitions Committee have confirmed that our long awaited meeting with US Solicitor Adam Slater presenting his video-link evidence against transvaginal mesh devices and the manufacturers will be on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 10:00 am in Edinburgh.  The MHRA and European Commission [...]

By |2015-02-12T15:52:46-05:00February 12th, 2015|Media Reports|3 Comments

Defense Calls for Mistrial at Pelvic Mesh Death Trial in Mo.

Is the Prolift mesh still used today in the U.S? If you listen to the defense team representing Ethicon and Johnson & Johnson, one could get the impression Prolift is still used - all of the language is in present tense, they suggest it's been used on 35,000 women in [...]

By |2015-01-13T20:57:23-05:00January 13th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Transvaginal Mesh and $800,000 Conflicts of Interest

Dr. Vincent Lucente Mesh News Desk, March 14, 2014 ~ Some of the names in this story may sound familiar, primary among them  Dr. Vincente Lucente. He was one of the doctors mentioned during the Linda Gross transvaginal mesh trial naming manufacturer Ethicon (Johnson & Johnson). Lucente was [...]

By |2018-07-30T13:20:43-04:00March 14th, 2014|Media Reports|6 Comments

Gross v. Johnson & Johnson – The Post-Trial Process

Adam Slater March 22, 2013 ~ by ADAM SLATER   Mr. Slater of Mazie, Slater Katz & Freeman LLC of Roseland, New Jersey recently represented plaintiff Linda Gross in her product liability lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson over its Prolift surgical mesh used to treat prolapse.  She was [...]

By |2013-03-22T11:32:17-04:00March 22nd, 2013|Legal News|8 Comments