Posts Tagged ‘ Boston Scientific ’

Boston Scientific, CR Bard Mesh Not Defective Find Jurors in Kansas City Pelvic Mesh Trial

Feb 2nd, 2016 | By
Eve Sherrer,

Mesh News Desk, February 2, 2016, Sherrer Verdict ~  In its second day of deliberations, jurors in the only pelvic mesh trial to name two defendant manufacturers in the same action, handed defendants Boston Scientific and CR Bard a victory in a Kansas City, Missouri product liability trial. Voting 10-2, jurors rejected the contention by
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Sherrer Boston Sci Bard Pelvic Mesh Trial Finally Goes to the Jury

Feb 1st, 2016 | By
boston sci tweets

*Update- Tuesday morning,  Jury has this case now and a verdict could come at any time. Jurors wanted to see medical records though we are unclear what they asked for specifically.   Missouri Lawyers Weekly reporter Jessica Shumaker is in the courtroom. She tweeted in the closing that Dr. Shlomo Raz in a taped deposition
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Judge Goodwin Defers Counterfeit Mesh Allegations Against Boston Scientific to the FDA

Jan 27th, 2016 | By
Judge Joseph Goodwin

Mesh News Desk, January 27, 2016~Judge Joseph Goodwin who is overseeing thousands of pelvic mesh injury cases in his West Virginia court has decided to let the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) handle the latest hot potato – counterfeit mesh from China. Citing the doctrine of primary jurisdiction, the federal judge, in a January
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Missouri Lawyers Weekly Covers MND Exclusion from Sherrer Pelvic Mesh Trial

Jan 19th, 2016 | By
Mo lawyers weekly front page

MND, Jan 19, 2016 ~ This is the second article prepared by Missouri Lawyers Weekly on the issue of excluding Mesh News Desk from coverage of the  Sheerer pelvic mesh trial. The story says it all.  Thank you Missouri Lawyers Weekly for allowing me to republish it.   *Update on the case – The defense
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RICO Suit Accuses Boston Scientific of Fraud in Smuggling Defective Pelvic Mesh from China

Jan 15th, 2016 | By
Phillips Petroleum Marlex, ad on ebay

Mesh News Desk, January 15, 2016 ~ This week the Mostyn law firm of Houston filed a federal racketeering lawsuit against Boston Scientific, the transvaginal mesh manufacturer already the focus of thousands of pelvic mesh actions in federal court in West Virginia.   The charge – Boston Scientific (BSX) knowingly smuggled and used counterfeit material
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Mesh News Desk Denied Access to Sherrer Pelvic Mesh Trial in Kansas City

Jan 8th, 2016 | By
Solyx pelvic mesh by Boston Scientific

Mesh News Desk, January 7, 2016~ On Thursday, January 7, Mesh News Desk (MND), its editor and readers were denied access to the pool camera and coverage of the pelvic mesh trial of Eve Sherrer in Kansas City, Missouri. Sherrer v. Boston Scientific and C.R. Bard began December 2 but was interrupted for the holidays. It
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FDA Rules To Reclassify POP Vaginal Mesh as High Risk!

Jan 4th, 2016 | By
Uphold, Boston Scientific, still on the market

January 4, 2016 ~ An expert panel convened by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) decided in September 2011 that mesh used to treat pelvic organ prolapse (POP) should be reclassified as high risk from its moderate risk (Class II) status. Today, the FDA announced POP mesh would finally be reclassified as a high
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Mesh News Desk Files Brief to Stay in Court as Sheerer Pelvic Mesh Trial Resumes

Jan 3rd, 2016 | By
Jim Griffin

January 3, 2016 ~ Sherrer v Boston Scientific and C.R. Bard, Mesh News Desk Motions to Regain Coverage Access On December 24,  Mesh News Desk and Independent News Group LLC, which owns this online news and information site, filed a brief with the court in Kansas City where the Sherrer pelvic mesh trial naming defendants Boston
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Mesh News Desk Trial Coverage Cut For Being ‘Advocacy’ Organization

Dec 9th, 2015 | By
Today's Missouri Lawyer's Weekly

Mesh News Desk, December 9, 2015 ~ A funny thing happened on the way to covering a pelvic mesh trial. As editor of Mesh News Desk (MND), I cover trials either in person or remotely through a feed provided by Courtroom View Network (CVN).  David Siegel who works there, has always been very friendly. We
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Dr. Raz Contributed to Plaintiffs’ Injuries, Not Defective Mesh

Dec 3rd, 2015 | By
Dr. Raz and Suzanne M.

THANKS TO COURTROOM VIEW NETWORK FOR ACCESS TO A LIVE FEED OF THE COURT PROCEEDINGS! MND, December 3, 2015 ~ It’s not surprising that the defense team in Sherrer v Boston Scientific said that two pelvic meshes on trial in this case – the Boston Scientific Solyx mesh and the C.R Bard Align mesh –  are
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