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Canadian Courts Take Aim At Ethicon

Apr 23rd, 2012 | By
Canadian Courts Take Aim At Ethicon

April 23, 2012 ~ The case against Johnson & Johnson, Ethicon, and Ethicon Women’s Health and Urology and Gynacare was filed in Ontario Superior Court of Justice on February 3, 2012 but details are now just surfacing. The claim names Plaintiffs Janice Carol Kouyoumjian and Terrence Kouyoumjian (her spouse) on behalf of themselves and others
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First Canadian Transvaginal Mesh Case Filed

Nov 9th, 2011 | By
First Canadian Transvaginal Mesh Case Filed

NOVEMBER 9, 2011 – The first of  many more expected lawsuits was filed this week in Canada in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice naming defendant Johnson & Johnson, manufacturer of transvaginal synthetic surgical mesh. Share this:



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