Bard Settles Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits for $200 Million

CR Bard Offers $200 Million to Settle Numerous Transvaginal Mesh Injury Cases Medical manufacturer CR Bard has become the latest defendant in a series of transvaginal mesh personal injury cases to offer a collective settlement to have the multidistrict litigation (MDL) dismissed. The medical company has offered injured transvaginal mesh … [Read more...]

Boston Scientific Settles Transvaginal Mesh Personal Injury Lawsuits

Boston Scientific Reaches First Settlement with Transvaginal Mesh Perosnal Injury Victims Medical device manufacturer Boston Scientific reported on Tuesday, April 28th, that they had reached their first settlement in a wave of transvaginal mesh personal injury lawsuits. In a regulatory filing, Boston Scientific stated that the company expected … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

Endo Settles Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits at $830 Million

Endo Agrees to $830 Million to Settle Transvaginal Mesh Claims On Wednesday, April 30th, Endo Pharmaceuticals agreed to settle the lawsuits in their transvaginal mesh multidistrict litigation (MDL) for $830 million. The pharmaceutical company stated that the settlement amount would cover most of the transvaginal mesh personal injury lawsuits … [Read more...]

Feds Propose Stricter Safety for Transvaginal Mesh

Proposed Federal Guidelines Would Help Ensure Safety of Transvaginal Mesh Devices Transvaginal mesh manufacturers have come under fire for several years after the FDA reviewed thousands of claims from women stating that transvaginal mesh products were incompatible with human tissue and caused more serious complications than they solved. Finally, … [Read more...]

Transvaginal Mesh Unit Failed Inspections

FDA Warns Endo’s Transvaginal Mesh Unit About Follow-Up Inspection Endo Pharmaceuticals received a warning letter from the FDA about one of its American Medical Systems transvaginal mesh manufacturing facilities. The Minnesota-based facility reportedly needed further corrections and updates, according to a recent FDA inspection. The transvaginal … [Read more...]

Bard Wants Compensation for Dropped Transvaginal Mesh Case

Transvaginal Mesh Manufacturer Wants Attorneys’ Fees for Dropped Personal Injury Case The third bellwether trial in the CR Bard transvaginal mesh multidistrict litigation (MDL) was dropped recently, and now the medical manufacturer is seeking compensation for incurred attorneys’ fees. According to court documents, the trial in the case of Linda … [Read more...]

New Study Shows Transvaginal Mesh is Ineffective

Results of a New Study Show that Transvaginal Mesh is Ineffective in Prolapse Repair The findings of a recently published study show that transvaginal mesh is not beneficial for the repair of vaginal prolapse. The study, conducted by Robert E. Gutman, MD, from Georgetown University in Washington, DC, was published in the September 6th online … [Read more...]

Next Transvaginal Mesh Personal Injury Lawsuit Already Underway

Next Case Against Transvaginal Mesh Manufacturer CR Bard Already Going to Trial The second in a series of bellwether cases against transvaginal mesh manufacturer CR Bard is already headed to trial in the US District Court of West Virginia – it began on August 19th, the week after the first CR Bard bellwether case was decided in favor of the … [Read more...]

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