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Industry Paints Rosy Picture About Vaginal Mesh and its Future

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, October 24, 2018 ~ Industry White Papers continue to point to a bright future for polypropylene mesh implants despite the number of patient injuries and the unanswered mysteries as to why they exist.   MESH INDUSTRY PROSPECTS “Vaginal Mesh is Booming” the market research report promises. Read more

By | 2018-10-24T15:31:23+00:00 October 24th, 2018|Featured|1 Comment

*Op-Ed* NYT Transvaginal Mesh Coverage Misses the Big Picture

Mesh News Desk, September 26, 2018 ~  Glad to see that another media outlet shares out feeling about mainstream media coverage.  The New York Times has done two stories about transvaginal mesh, unfortunately they focused on the greedy lawyers and doctors who are preying on hapless women encouraging unnecessary surgeries. Read more

By | 2018-09-30T15:46:35+00:00 September 26th, 2018|Media Reports|10 Comments

McFarland v. Ethicon Makes TVT-O Design the Focus in Philadelphia Pelvic Mesh Case

TVT-O from beckenbodenzentrummuenster.de Mesh Medical Device News Desk, August 21, 2018 ~ Four new pelvic mesh lawsuits will be heard in the coming months after a long lapse with no trial action.  The Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas is the next venue. Monday, August 27, is the opening Read more

By | 2018-09-10T15:40:22+00:00 August 21st, 2018|News|19 Comments

Thousands Purged from Ethicon Pelvic Mesh MDL

Federal court, Charleston WV More than 2,400 cases Dismissed Without Prejudice today Today, Monday, August 6, Judge Goodwin has been busy dismissing pelvic mesh cases from the Ethicon multidistrict litigation (MDL). Image: Robert C. Byrd federal court, Charleston, WV These are women who have "mesh in place" from Read more

By | 2018-08-13T16:44:18+00:00 August 6th, 2018|Legal News|15 Comments

J&J Second Q Report – Rosy Picture for Medical Devices

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 17, 2018 ~ Amid the reports of a growing company, Johnson & Johnson is facing massive litigation costs it's required to disclose under the Securities and Exchange Commission.  Litigation Amid Profits The second quarter report on earnings for Johnson & Johnson reports a rosy Read more

By | 2018-07-17T14:09:53+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Featured|0 Comments

30 Months is Up! POP Mesh is Officially High Risk, Too Late for Many

Prolift for POP repair Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 10, 2018 ~ Pelvic Organ Prolapse (POP) polypropylene mesh, that has injured so many, has just suffered another blow. After an initial announcement and a 30 month waiting period, finally this month, the FDA has officially reclassified POP Read more

By | 2018-10-22T17:32:39+00:00 July 10th, 2018|FDA News|7 Comments

Pelvic Mesh MDL is Closing to New Cases!

MAM rally in Charleston, WV in 2015 Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 25, 2018 ~ It was opened in January of 2012. The multidistrict litigation (MDL) court handling pelvic mesh cases swelled to more than 104,000 cases.  Now Judge Goodwin who oversees the MDL has issued orders Read more

By | 2018-06-25T15:06:43+00:00 June 25th, 2018|Legal News|45 Comments

Wagstaff Cartmell Settling Ethicon Transvaginal Mesh Cases

Thomas Cartmell, for Plaintiff Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 25, 2018~While Johnson & Johnson and its Ethicon division appear to be the last holdouts to any transvaginal mesh settlements, one midwest law firm seems to be settling its cases with the healthcare giant. According to an April Read more

By | 2018-04-25T11:18:23+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Legal News|27 Comments

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 Read more

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

McGinnis Recounts Pain from CR Bard Pelvic Mesh

Mesh Medical Device News Desk (MND), April 3, 2018 ~ Before the plaintiff closed its McGinnis v C.R. Bard pelvic mesh case last Thursday, Mary McGinnis told jurors in a Bergen Co. New Jersey courtroom about the pain she experiences due to pelvic mesh implants made by the defendant.  Defense Read more

By | 2018-04-17T19:48:31+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|News|0 Comments