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More American Medical Systems Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Heading to Trial in United States

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Another set of transvaginal mesh lawsuits involving products manufactured by American Medical Systems, Inc. have been chosen for the federal litigation’s third round of bellwether trials.  Juries will begin hearing those cases in August, with the first of the third round going to trial on August 19th.  According to an Order filed on January 24th in the U.S. District Court, […]

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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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Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Continue to Move Forward

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Plaintiffs are currently filing transvaginal mesh lawsuits against American Medical Systems, Inc., alleging that the company’s pelvic mesh products caused injury and serious health conditions. These lawsuits are scheduled to move forward in a federal multidistrict litigation currently underway in U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia. Bernstein Liebhard represents women who have been injured following use of products […]

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Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Underway as Millions are Awarded to Women

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In 2011, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that there were no apparent benefits when using transvaginal mesh when compared with other traditional surgical methods to treat pelvic organ prolapse. However, according to medical studies, both the mesh procedure and implantation of the device may cause serious complications. Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Continue to Mount As of June 2013, […]

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Bellwether Trial Dates Scheduled for Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits

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Bellwether trial dates have been scheduled for transvaginal mesh lawsuits, which have been filed against various vaginal mesh manufacturers by women who allegedly  suffered serious injuries from the devices. The bellwether trials will be the first to be heard by juries and will help predict how juries might rule in similar litigations. Transvaginal Mesh Bellwether Trials On Horizon Bellwether trials […]

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