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SUBROGATION & MESH– What it means and why you must understand it

Big Insurance, from Knowledge Safari By Aaron Leigh Horton Mesh News Desk, October 4, 2016 ~ This story first appeared in October 2016 but deserves to be revived as many are currently in the process of receiving settlement in their mesh injury case. Thank you Aaron! According Dr. Read more

By | 2016-10-04T08:38:46+00:00 October 4th, 2016|Featured|52 Comments

Pelvic Mesh Implant Procedures Halted in Scotland

Scottish Health Sec. Alex Neil Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 23, 2016 ~ Journalist Marion Scott continues her headline-making reporting on pelvic mesh implant procedures for Scotland’s Daily Record. On Tuesday, Health Secretary Alex Neil suspended surgeries using pelvic mesh (transvaginal mesh)  for pelvic organ prolapse (POP) Read more

By | 2016-06-28T21:38:32+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|News|29 Comments

Just In: Carlino Pelvic Mesh Found Defective Awards $13.5 Million Against J&J

Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Mesh News Desk, February 10, 2016, 11:30 am EST ~ Late this morning, a Philadelphia jury found Johnson & Johnson (J&J) made a defective pelvic mesh - the TVT- and awarded Sharon Carlino $13.5 million.  The jury found the warnings to her doctor Read more

By | 2018-09-05T11:57:49+00:00 February 10th, 2016|News|77 Comments

Broadly Covers Transvaginal POP Mesh Issue with MND Input

From VICE Mesh News Desk, January 7, 2015 ~ Your editor, Jane Akre was interviewed for this January 5th story in "Broadly" a unit of the HBO show VICE. Read the story here.   Reporter Gabby Bess was seeking a comment on the new Food and Drug Administration Read more

By | 2016-01-07T17:30:24+00:00 January 7th, 2016|Media Reports|4 Comments

Sherrer v. Boston Scientific Pelvic Mesh Trial Opening Arguments Underway in Kansas City, MO

MND, Dec. 2, 2015 ~ Sherrer v Boston Scientific, Kansas City, Missouri   1216-CV27879 Thanks to Courtroom View Network for live access to this trial! At this writing the opening arguments are underway in the case of Eve Sherrer in her case against Boston Scientific over her Solyx pelvic mesh.  To Read more

By | 2015-12-02T10:23:49+00:00 December 2nd, 2015|News|17 Comments

FAVORABLE JURY VERDICTS CONTINUE IN TRANSVAGINAL MESH (TVM) LITIGATION—IS AMS WATCHING?

By Dan C. Bolton, Of Counsel, Keller, Fishback & Jackson LLP                 In recent months, Endo Pharmaceuticals made several announcements concerning global settlements in the transvaginal mesh litigation against American Medical Systems (AMS) pending before Judge Goodwin in federal district court in West Virginia (MDL 2325).  Based on the numbers Read more

By | 2014-12-11T15:53:53+00:00 December 11th, 2014|Featured|67 Comments

FDA – What Are We Waiting For?

FDA-What Are We Waiting For? It's been months since the FDA said a word about mesh, and years since it's known stronger action was needed. Meanwhile, more and more people are getting hurt. Sign our letter below to let them know how you feel. Tell the FDA: Stop hesitating. Reclassify Read more

By | 2014-10-28T11:44:47+00:00 October 28th, 2014|FDA News, Take Action|18 Comments

Jury Decides for Huskey $3.27 Million in Pelvic Mesh Trial!

After a two week trial, Huskey v. Ethicon, the eight member jury returned a verdict just before noon, Friday September 5, of $3.27 million. Emotion erupted in the courtroom as the clerk read the breakdown! Huskey had proven by the preponderance of the evidence, defective design, a failure to warn, Read more

By | 2014-09-05T12:16:13+00:00 September 5th, 2014|News|116 Comments

Huskey v Ethicon Day 4- Huskey Takes the Stand

Huskey and Christy Jones This coverage is provided in conjunction with We Are Mesh Survivors, a coalition of synthetic vaginal mesh implant survivors united to demand justice for those who have suffered and to demand that existing products be pulled from the market until their safety can be demonstrated. Read more

By | 2014-08-28T13:15:01+00:00 August 28th, 2014|News|36 Comments