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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...]

Endo Reaches Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Settlement

Endo Pharmaceuticals Reaches Settlement Agreement with Transvaginal Mesh Victims On Tuesday, September 30th, Endo International Plc stated that the medical device manufacturer had agreed to a settlement involving 20,000 transvaginal mesh personal injury claims, ending all of the cases against its American Medical Systems unit, which were going to … [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...]

J&J To Pay Transvaginal Mesh Victim $3.27 Million

Judge Orders Medical Device Manufacturer to Pay $3.27 Million to Transvaginal Mesh Victim in Trial On Friday, September 5th, a jury ruled that a plaintiff in the transvaginal mesh multidistrict litigation (MDL) against Johnson & Johnson and their subsidiary Ethicon were guilty of negligence and misrepresentation. The judge ordered the company … [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...]

Transvaginal Mesh Banned by Scottish Health Board

Transvaginal Mesh Banned by Dumfries and Galloway Health Board in Scotland The National Health Services Scottish Board has ordered that the use of transvaginal mesh banned officially, after hearing testimonies of victims of the devices earlier this month. On the morning of June 3rd, campaigners Elaine Holmes and Olive McIlroy provided evidence … [Read more...]

AMS Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Prompt Safety Studies

AMS Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Lead to TVM Safety Studies In the midst of a number of transvaginal mesh lawsuits, American Medical Systems (AMS), a subsidiary of Endo Pharmaceuticals responsible for manufacturing the company’s transvaginal mesh devices, has enrolled several hundred patients in the Embrace program, a new study on the safety and … [Read more...]

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