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Bard v. Milanesi Good News for Hernia Mesh Victims

Bard v. Milanesi Good News for Hernia Mesh Victims May 17, 2022. By Jane Mundy.
Pensacola, FL Lorna P., one of many hernia mesh victims, is hopeful that she will receive compensation after hearing that the jury in the second C.R. Bard bellwether trial awarded $255,000 to a man allegedly injured by C.R. Bard’s hernia mesh.
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Covidien Parietex Lawsuit Claims Hernia Mesh Defective and Dangerous

Covidien Parietex Lawsuit Claims Hernia Mesh Defective and Dangerous February 11, 2022. By Jane Mundy.
Santa Clara, CA Covidien and its parent company, Medtronic, was hit with another complaint last month. It joins 12 lawsuits pending in federal court and more than 140 state court cases all alleging Parietex Composite hernia mesh is defective and prone to failure. It results in patients needing revision surgery after suffering painful hernia complications, including severe adhesions, organ perforation, bowel obstructions, and infections.
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Hernia Mesh Victims File Motion for Multi-District Litigation

Hernia Mesh Victims File Motion for Multi-District Litigation January 20, 2022. By Jane Mundy.
Santa Clara, CA Fifteen hernia mesh victims have filed a motion with the U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation seeking to consolidate and centralize Atrium’s ProLite and ProLoop mesh claims before one judge in U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.
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FDA: Transvaginal Mesh Not Worth the Risk in Treating Pelvic Organ Prolapse

FDA:  Transvaginal Mesh Not Worth the Risk in Treating Pelvic Organ Prolapse November 22, 2021. By Anne Wallace.
Silver Spring, MD The FDA reviewed Boston Scientific’s latest studies of the pros and cons of using transvaginal mesh to treat pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and doubled down on its earlier conclusion that the risks outweighed the benefits. In 2019, after a spate of surgical mesh lawsuits, the FDA ordered Boston Scientific to immediately pull its transvaginal mesh products off the market.
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Second Hernia Mesh Bellwether Trial Underway

Second Hernia Mesh Bellwether Trial Underway October 19, 2021. By Jane Mundy.
Dayton, OH While the first Bard hernia mesh bellwether trial is described by legal experts as a “crushing blow” to plaintiffs, others opine that it will likely have minimal impact on the overall outcome of the hernia mesh litigation. Round two is now underway.
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Jury Hands Bard Quick Win in First Surgical Mesh MDL Lawsuit

Jury Hands Bard Quick Win in First Surgical Mesh MDL Lawsuit September 23, 2021. By Anne Wallace.
Columbus, OH It took the jury only hours to come back with a resounding victory for C.R. Bard in first bellwether surgical mesh lawsuit in the Multidistrict Litigation consolidated in the Southern District of Ohio. On September 8, the jury in Johns v. C.R. Bard, et al found in the defendants’ favor on all of Steven Johns' claims against them. No damages were awarded to Johns.
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Bard Hernia Mesh Bellwether Trial Underway

Bard Hernia Mesh Bellwether Trial Underway August 30, 2021. By Jane Mundy.
Columbus, OH More than 8,000 hernia mesh patients and their attorneys who filed Ethicon physiomesh complaints are likely watching closely C.R. Bard’s first bellwether trial, which is expected to last five weeks and two days.
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Abdominal Mesh Surgery Destroys Life, say patients in the U.S. and Scotland

Abdominal Mesh Surgery Destroys Life, say patients in the U.S. and Scotland May 27, 2021. By Jane Mundy.
Lancaster, SC Ruth underwent three abdominal mesh surgeries in the last few years, all of them unsuccessful. She now lives with an ugly scar and constant pain. She replaced her addiction to prescription painkillers with Suboxone (prevents painful addiction withdrawal) and trips to the emergency room with visits to the addiction center. 
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Boston Scientific Vaginal Mesh Settlement and More Abdominal Mesh Lawsuits Filed

Boston Scientific Vaginal Mesh Settlement and More Abdominal Mesh Lawsuits Filed April 23, 2021. By Jane Mundy.
Washington, DC Boston Scientific will pay $188.6 million to resolve transvaginal mesh lawsuits in 47 states and the District of Columbia. This means that tens of thousands of women who have been injured by vaginal mesh implants will qualify for some restitution.
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Ethicon Litigation Dragging but Bellwether Trials Rescheduled

Ethicon Litigation Dragging but Bellwether Trials Rescheduled February 19, 2021. By Jane Mundy.
Atlanta, GA The Ethicon Physiomesh bellwether trial schedule, which was delayed due to COVID-19, has been confirmed by U.S. District Judge Richard Story in the Northern District of Georgia. The first hernia mesh complications case will go before a jury in March 2021.
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