Posts Tagged ‘ transvaginal mesh ’

Sherrer Boston Sci Bard Pelvic Mesh Trial Finally Goes to the Jury

Feb 1st, 2016 | By
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*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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Johnson & Johnson Offers First Transvaginal Mesh Settlement $120 Million

Jan 27th, 2016 | By
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Mesh News Desk, January 27, 2016 ~ Bloomberg News (here) reports Johnson & Johnson has agreed to pay $120 million to settle thousands of injury lawsuits filed by women implanted with the company’s transvaginal mesh. The offer resolves anywhere from 2,000 to 3,000 lawsuits. The number represents $40,000 to $60,000 per case before legal fees and outstanding debt
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Judge Goodwin Defers Counterfeit Mesh Allegations Against Boston Scientific to the FDA

Jan 27th, 2016 | By
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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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Carlino v. Ethicon Transvaginal Mesh Trial Gets Started in Philadelphia

Jan 26th, 2016 | By
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Mesh News Desk, January 26, 2016 ~ The plaintiffs are Sharon and Charles Carlino of New Jersey and they are finally having their day in a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania court over her transvaginal mesh implant made by Johnson & Johnson.  The case is A.  Carlino v. Ethicon, Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, Case No. 1306-03470 before Judge
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Pelvic Mesh-Injured Women Plan April Rally in Charleston, WV

Jan 18th, 2016 | By
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Mesh News Desk, January 18, 2016 ~ Organizers of mesh-injured women want the public to know a rally is planned for Charleston, West Virginia on Monday, April 11, 2016. That is the date that 37 transvaginal mesh trials will be heard on the same day before U.S. District Court Judge Joseph Goodwin. .  The defendant
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Jurors Begin Deliberating Philadelphia Prolift Pelvic Mesh Case

Dec 16th, 2015 | By
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The two-week trial of Hammons  v. Ethicon case went to the jury Friday in the first pelvic mesh tried in Pennsylvania. The Indiana woman, Patricia Hammons, filed a product liability case against Ethicon, a subdivision of Johnson & Johnson over a Prolift pelvic mesh she received to treat incontinence in 2009.  (Case No. 130503913). The
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Dr. Raz Contributed to Plaintiffs’ Injuries, Not Defective Mesh

Dec 3rd, 2015 | By
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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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Sherrer v. Boston Scientific Pelvic Mesh Trial Opening Arguments Underway in Kansas City, MO

Dec 2nd, 2015 | By

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 complicate matters, two months after
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Transvaginal Mesh Law Firm called a “Mass Tort Warehouse” – A Numbers Game

Nov 24th, 2015 | By
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MND, November 24, 2015 ~ The ugly underbelly of the business of law is exposed in a recently filed lawsuit by a former employee who says he wasn’t paid for his work obtaining millions in litigation financing. The lawsuit reveals the quest to aggregate clients who become no more than “commodities,” including transvaginal mesh claims
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Have You Filed Your FDA Adverse Event Report Concerning Surgical Mesh?

Nov 17th, 2015 | By
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MND, November 17, 2015 ~ This woman did one year ago. She found the MAUDE database inside the FDA.  Here is the URL for her anonymous report she made after receiving the Gynecare (J&J) Prolift mesh kit.  See it  here.   You can also go to MedWatch and report your adverse event. ADVERSE EVENT What
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