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Mullins Pelvic Mesh Trial Set for March

TVT from Meshed Up UK Mesh Medical Device News Desk,  February 21, 2017 ~ After much delay, the Mullins case, a defective pelvic mesh trial of 24 women, is still on schedule for March 6, in Charleston WV. This is an attempt by Judge Joseph Goodwin, who is overseeing Read more

By | 2017-02-21T19:45:52+00:00 December 20th, 2016|Legal News|16 Comments

MESH MESS – Banned Pelvic Mesh Receives New Life as a Breast Lift

from Patent Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 12, 2016 ~ Failed Pelvic Mesh to be Used to Lift Breasts  According to its patent application, a  controversial polypropylene plastic pelvic mesh, that is banned for sale in both the U.S. and Australia and is the subject of litigation, Read more

By | 2016-07-13T14:29:03+00:00 July 12th, 2016|Sticky|25 Comments

*Latest* J&J Wants New Trial in Huskey $3.27 Mill TVT-O Pelvic Mesh Case

Mesh News Desk, April 5, 2016 ~ Ethicon asks for new trial in the $3.27 million first TVT-O bellwether pelvic mesh case.   Jo and Allen Huskey An appeal brief was filed March 28, in the Us Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals No. 15-2118, by attorneys for mesh-injured plaintiff, Read more

By | 2016-09-07T06:13:39+00:00 April 5th, 2016|News|21 Comments

Mullins Deadlines Set to Move Consolidated Pelvic Mesh Case To Trial

Byrd Federal Court in Charleston, WV, June 2, 2015 It is the case that would consolidate 37 women, all implanted with Ethicon's TVT (tranasvaginal tape) mesh into one trial. It was schedule to be heard April 11, but now a new schedule issued  by the judge presiding over Read more

By | 2016-03-17T14:11:10+00:00 March 15th, 2016|News|26 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

J&J Tries to Overturn Batiste’s $1.2 Million Verdict

Linda Batiste MND, September 20, 2015 ~ Linda Batiste was awarded $1.2 million by a Dallas jury last year as compensation for the injuries she suffered from her defective pelvic mesh implant made by Johnson & Johnson (J&J). Now the healthcare giant wants that award overturned. The 65-year-old Batiste died Read more

By | 2015-09-20T22:14:32+00:00 September 20th, 2015|News|60 Comments

Mesh Operations Continue in Scotland Despite Suspension

from Sunday Mail, Scotland Journalist Marion Scott is leading the way again with her reporting on the mesh surgery scandal in Scotland. According to her article in the Daily Record and Sunday Mail, ever since the government urged the country to stop using transvaginal mesh in that country, Read more

By | 2015-02-22T14:44:32+00:00 February 22nd, 2015|Media Reports|0 Comments

J&J Federal Trial – Transvaginal Tape Risks Outweigh Benefits

Jane Akre 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. ## Tuesday Read more

By | 2014-08-27T00:27:24+00:00 August 27th, 2014|News|18 Comments

Jury Reacts to Minimally Invasive Transvaginal Mesh Procedure

Day Two- Morning Session ~ 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. The Read more

By | 2014-08-26T22:41:30+00:00 August 26th, 2014|News|8 Comments

Huskey v. Ethicon Begins Friday

Dogs from JH Facebook page Jo Huskey (JH), 54, was implanted with a TVT-O, a vaginal sling made of Prolene mesh, on February 23, 2011. She experienced mesh erosion and dyspareunia (painful sex). As a result of her pelvic mesh complications, she had a revision surgery November 18, Read more

By | 2014-08-19T17:10:04+00:00 August 19th, 2014|Legal News|2 Comments