Texas Judge Reduces Transvaginal Mesh Personal Injury Verdict

Jury Awards $73.4 Million in Personal Injury Damages to Transvaginal Mesh Victim, Judge Cuts Award in Half In a transvaginal mesh personal injury case against Boston Scientific last month, a jury awarded the plaintiff $73.4 million in punitive and compensatory damages for her pain and suffering, as well as ongoing medical expenses. Now, the … [Read more...]

Company To Pay $73 Million to Plaintiff with Transvaginal Mesh Injury

Boston Scientific Found Liable for Transvaginal Mesh Injury in Dallas Trial Boston Scientific has lost a personal injury trial in Dallas, which alleges that the company failed to warn about the potential side effects of its transvaginal mesh devices and was negligent toward patients and doctors. Martha Salazar’s personal injury case was separate … [Read more...]

Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Will Stay in MDL

Boston Scientific’s Motion to Dismiss Some Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Denied The federal judge overseeing several multidistrict litigations (MDLs) involving personal injury caused by transvaginal mesh devices has denied a motion from Boston Scientific to dismiss some of the transvaginal mesh lawsuits in the pharmaceutical company’s transvaginal … [Read more...]

2nd Boston Scientific Transvaginal Mesh Bellwether Case

Boston Scientific’s Second Bellwether Case for Transvaginal Mesh Injury Begins Pharmaceutical company Boston Scientific faces its second bellwether case in the multidistrict litigation (MDL) involving its transvaginal mesh and the potential personal injury caused by the medical devices. The bellwether case began on Thursday, August 14th, and was … [Read more...]

Boston Scientific Wins First Transvaginal Mesh Trial

First Bellwether Trial Against Boston Scientific Goes to Transvaginal Mesh Manufacturer Boston Scientific has won their first bellwether trial involving their transvaginal mesh devices when a Massachusetts jury rejected the plaintiff’s claims of faulty design. On Tuesday, July 29th, jurors found that Boston Scientific’s Pinnacle transvaginal mesh … [Read more...]

Boston Scientific Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Will Move Forward

Judge Denies Motion of Summary Judgment in Boston Scientific Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Boston Scientific is one of six transvaginal mesh manufacturers that face thousands of personal injury lawsuits related to their products. The company has some upcoming litigation in 2014, including bellwether trials. Recently, Boston Scientific filed a motion … [Read more...]

Boston Scientific to Settle Defective Defibrillator Medicare Fraud Lawsuit

Troubled Manufacturer Boston Scientific Agrees to Settle with Government Over Medicare Fraud Defective Defibrillator Lawsuit Boston Scientific and its subsidy Guidant Sales LLC, along with Cardiac Pacemakers LLC, have agreed to pay $30 million to the US Government in a Medicare fraud lawsuit alleging that the companies sold defective … [Read more...]

Major Transvaginal Mesh Manufacturers In Settlement Talks

Transvaginal Mesh Manufacturers In Talks to Settle Lawsuits Some of the major transvaginal mesh manufacturers, which face thousands of lawsuits each, began personal injury settlement talks on Monday, September 30th. Lawyers from CR Bard, Endo Health Solutions, Boston Scientific, Coloplast, and Cook Medical, began settlement talks regarding … [Read more...]

The 5 Current MDLs Against Transvaginal Mesh Manufacturers

While the US District Court of West Virginia decides if it will create a sixth multidistrict litigation (MDL) to collect a growing number of cases against transvaginal mesh and surgical mesh kit manufacturers, five MDLs are in place and currently hearing bellwether trials against medical device manufacturers. An overview of the current five is … [Read more...]

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