The states’ lawsuits were only the latest in a string of litigation J&J has faced over its pelvic mesh. Read more
A state appeals court in New Jersey has upheld an $11.1 million jury award to a woman who claims a Johnson & Johnson unit’s vaginal mesh product caused debilitating nerve pain, say... Read more
According to the complaint, Ms. Carlino had Ethicon’s transvaginal mesh device, marketed as Gynecare TVT, implanted on Aug. 18, 2005. Read more
Judge Goodwin currently presides over seven MDLs against various transvaginal mesh manufacturers. Read more
As of Jan. 4, 2016, surgical mesh used to repair pelvic organ prolapse (POP) transvaginally, known as transvaginal mesh or TVM, has been reclassified by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration... Read more
Ms. Barba initially sued the doctor who performed the procedure for malpractice in August 2011, but dropped those claims and instead filed suit against Boston Scientific in January 2012. Read more
Endo International PLC unit American Medical Systems Inc. has settled more than 100 injury suits that were part of consolidated multidistrict litigation (MDL) over health complications alleg... Read more
On June 2, 2015, Judge Joseph Goodwin, who is handling the transvaginal mesh multidistrict litigation (MDL), held a status conference attended by lead counsel for Plaintiffs, as well as coun... Read more
Currently, litigation involving transvaginal mesh devices made by Ethicon and six other manufacturers is underway nationwide. More than 70,000 cases are currently consolidated into seven mul... Read more
A Delaware jury awarded $100 million last month to a woman who sued Boston Scientific Corp. over injuries she suffered from the company’s pelvic mesh. This is the biggest win yet over... Read more
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