Hernia Mesh

Nearly 850 C-QUR Hernia Mesh Lawsuits Filed In New Hampshire Federal Court

Atrium Medical faces nearly 850 product liability lawsuits filed over the company's C-QUR line of hernia mesh products. In their lawsuits, plaintiffs accuse Atrium of concealing the risks of its polypropylene mesh patches from the public, hernia patients and the medical community at large. The cases have been consolidated in the U.S. District Court for [...]

By | 2018-10-25T09:31:49+00:00 October 25th, 2018|Hernia Mesh|0 Comments

Physiomesh Lawsuits Move Forward Toward First Bellwether Trial

As of October 11, 2018, a total of 1,478 Physiomesh lawsuits are pending in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia. District Judge Richard W. Story is presiding over the consolidated litigation, guiding the cases toward bellwether trials. First Bellwether Trial Scheduled For December 2, 2019 The first Physiomesh bellwether trial in [...]

By | 2018-10-15T12:07:50+00:00 October 15th, 2018|Hernia Mesh|0 Comments

Hernia Mesh Complications May Affect Up To 170,000 In UK

Feel free to share our hernia mesh infographic on your own site. Just copy and paste the code below: </p> <p><strong>Please include attribution to RosenInjuryLawyers.com with this graphic.</strong></p> <p><a href='http://roseninjury.wpengine.com/hernia-mesh-complications-uk/'><img src='https://roseninjury.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/Hernia-Mesh-Complications-Infographic.png' alt='Hernia Mesh Complications' width='750px' height='830px' border='0' /></a></p> <p> An investigation conducted in the United Kingdom has uncovered significant evidence of hernia mesh's dangers. In [...]

By | 2018-10-19T10:47:46+00:00 October 15th, 2018|Hernia Mesh|0 Comments

More Than 700 C-QUR Hernia Mesh Lawsuits In New Hampshire Federal Court

Medical device manufacturer Atrium Medical Corporation faces over 700 lawsuits related to its line of C-QUR hernia mesh patches. As of August 23, 2018, 715 cases were consolidated in the United States District Court of New Hampshire, where District Judge Landya B. McCafferty has been appointed to preside over the litigation. Over 700 Atrium C-QUR [...]

By | 2018-08-28T09:04:30+00:00 August 28th, 2018|Hernia Mesh|0 Comments

Nearly 1,300 Physiomesh Lawsuits Pending In Georgia Federal Court

Nearly 1,300 Physiomesh lawsuits are currently pending against Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Ethicon in federal court. As of July 19, 2018, court dockets from the U.S. District Court of the Northern District of Georgia, where the litigation has been consolidated for pre-trial proceedings, show a total of 1,287 claims against the company. Plaintiffs allege that [...]

By | 2018-08-14T09:58:16+00:00 August 17th, 2018|Hernia Mesh|0 Comments

C.R. Bard Mesh Lawsuits Consolidated In Ohio Federal Court

A panel of federal judges has consolidated 53 hernia mesh lawsuits, sending all federally-filed claims against C.R. Bard and its subsidiary Davol Inc. to the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio. In Columbus, the coordinated cases will be presided over by Chief Judge Edmund A. Sargus, who has previously overseen several large [...]

By | 2018-08-10T16:54:39+00:00 August 10th, 2018|Hernia Mesh|0 Comments

Study Finds Increased Risks After Partial Hernia Mesh Removal

Partial mesh removal is usually insufficient to solve a patient's problems, according to new research presented at the 2018 International Hernia Congress in Miami. Studying data from nearly 29,000 operations, Carolinas Medical Center Dr. Angela Kao and her colleagues found that hernia mesh patients who undergo a partial mesh excision, rather than a complete removal, [...]

By | 2018-06-08T10:09:35+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Hernia Mesh|0 Comments

Florida Couple Sues C.R. Bard Over “Defective” Ventralex Mesh

A couple from Florida has sued medical device manufacturer C.R. Bard in a new lawsuit, accusing the company of manufacturing and marketing defective hernia mesh, the Florida Record reports. In their federal complaint, filed in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, the couple claims to have suffered severe injuries and financial [...]

By | 2018-05-29T11:26:56+00:00 May 29th, 2018|Hernia Mesh|0 Comments

Atrium C-Qur Hernia Mesh Lawsuits Skyrocket In May 2018

After months of stagnation, the Multidistrict Litigation created around Atrium Medical's C-Qur line of hernia mesh products has exploded, with 471 new claims added to the New Hampshire-based MDL in May 2018. New Hampshire Federal Court Sees Dramatic Rise In Atrium C-Qur Lawsuits For months, only 30 lawsuits accusing Atrium Medical of manufacturing and marketing [...]

By | 2018-06-05T08:18:43+00:00 May 20th, 2018|Hernia Mesh|0 Comments

Most Hernia Mesh Labels Leave Out Critical Information, Study Finds

In a new study, surgeons from Washington University in St. Louis have found that many hernia mesh products fail to disclose crucial device information on their outer packaging, according to a report published in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons. Surgeons Say Hernia Mesh Should Be Labeled Like Food Dr. Jeff Blatnik, assistant [...]

By | 2018-04-23T09:20:45+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|Hernia Mesh|0 Comments