All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Gynecare Prolift’

Over 10,000 Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Filings in Pending Litigation

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According to court documents, a federal litigation is currently overseeing more than 10,000 transvaginal mesh lawsuits in the U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia. A case list update released on September 24, 2013 reported that a staggering total of 10,108 transvaginal mesh lawsuits alleging injuries from Ethicon’s line of Gynecare products are currently in progress in the proceeding. […]

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Plaintiff in Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Awarded $3.35 Million in Compensatory Damages

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A South Dakota woman who filed a vaginal mesh lawsuit after allegedly being forced to undergo multiple revision surgeries caused by pain and other complications stemming from her implant was awarded $3.35 million in compensatory damages Feb. 25 by a New Jersey jury, Bloomberg.com reports. Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon unit, which manufactured the device at the center of this lawsuit, […]

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