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JPML Considers Consolidation of Neomedic Vaginal Mesh Lawsuits

Ava Lawson | January 8th, 2014
Vaginal Mesh Scales of Justice

At least 21 Neomedic vaginal mesh lawsuits pending in federal courts throughout the country may soon be consolidated as multidistrict litigation, if a judicial panel finds cause for coordinated proceedings. On January 30, 2014 the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) will hear oral arguments from plaintiffs asking that product liability claims involving the Contasure Needleless sling and Remeex System… Read more »

Monarc Mesh Lawsuit Removed to MDL 2325

Ava Lawson | December 5th, 2013
Vaginal Mesh Lawsuits Lady

According to a Harris Martin report, U.S. District Judge Joseph R. Goodwin has ruled that a pelvic mesh injury lawsuit was removed in a timely manner to federal court because the 30-day removal period did not start until the defendants were formally served. The ruling was issued on November 13, when Judge Goodwin denied a motion by the plaintiff, in which… Read more »

Final Bard Avaulta Mesh Bellwether Trial Set for December

Neal Donaghy | November 26th, 2013
vaginal mesh woman with doctor

The final bellwether hearings for transvaginal mesh trials concerning the Bard Avaulta device have been scheduled to start on December 3. There are more than 4,800 product liability lawsuits currently filed in the federal court system. Each Bard Avaulta mesh lawsuit involves women who allegedly suffered serious complications after receiving the implant, which was developed to correct pelvic organ prolapse… Read more »

Plaintiffs Request MDL for Needleless Sling Lawsuits

Laura Woods | November 20th, 2013
Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Gavel

Plaintiffs in 21 Neomedic mesh lawsuits are asking the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation to transfer the cases to the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia, for coordinated and/or consolidated pretrial proceedings. “These actions all involve similar product design and manufacturing defect and warnings claims against Neomedic regarding the women’s pelvic repair products that were implanted… Read more »

Plaintiff in Mentor ObTape Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Denied New Trial

Laura Woods | November 12th, 2013
Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Scale of Justice

A motion for a new trial filed by the attorney of a plaintiff alleging transvaginal mesh injuries against Mentor Worldwide LLC, was recently denied by a Georgia federal judge, who found the defense counsel’s closing argument did not contain improper or inflammatory references that were “wholly unjustified by anything in the record.” Judge Clay D. Land, of the U.S. District… Read more »

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